Davey D speaks with journalist James Farr, organizer Cariol Horne, and Bishop Geneva Reed, the mother of Sandra Bland about the recent mass shooting in Buffalo, New York.
Hard Knock Radio
4:00 PM PACIFIC TIME: MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS
Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1fm @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting. Hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson give voice to issues ignored by the mainstream while planting seeds for social change.
We speak with longtime freedom fighters and activists Rosa Clemente and Kali Akuno about the Supreme Court and its recent rulings and the next steps we should all be taking.
We talk with Dr. James Taylor from USF about the Supreme Court decision around guns. We also look at the Jan 6th hearings.
We speak with longtime Reproductive rights activists and scholar Layidua Salazar and Professor Professor Zakiya Luna
We speak with Bruce D. Perry, MD, PhD about his new book What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing.
Forty years after the murder of Vincent Chin and the miscarriage of justice that followed, amid a climate of anti-Asian hate similar to todays, a four-day commemoration will be held in Detroit and virtually, June 16-19, 2022. https://www.vincentchin.org/
We speak with long-time activist, author, and scholar Geo Maher about the recent Columbian election and the Pink wave of leftist leaders being elected throughout South America. We talk about the Defund the Police Movement.
We speak with union leader Trent Willis and rap artist Boots Riley. We hear from Dr. Shanette Garret Scott and Black Panther co-founder Bobby Seal.
We speak with George Galvis, the executive director of Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice (CURYJ) and the co-founder of All Of Us Or None… about the significance of Juneteenth, the abolition of slavery and The Town Nights in the Fruitvale ” Juneteenth Friday 17th. Later we speak with R&B artist Dwele about the music … Continued
On today’s program we honor 2Pac by celebrating his 51st birthday with an interview featuring his brother MoPreme Shakur. Later Poor News Network examines America’s war on the poor.