All non-essential gatherings of any size are now banned. in the following counties: San Francisco, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Marin, Contra Costa and Alameda counties. The shelter-in-place order becomes effective at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday and will be in place until at least April 7. People, particularly vulnerable populations, are advised to leave their homes only … Continued
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11:00pm-11:30pm The Nuclear Hotseat Host Libbe HaLevy interviews Mary Olson on the disproportionate impact of nuclear radiation on the health of women and little girls. Olson spent 28 years as a staff biologist and policy analyst at the Nuclear Information and Resource Service, working for the greater health and protection of people in communities impacted … Continued
A day of special programming of, by and for women on International Women’s Day.
8:00pm-9:00pm Intersectional Feminism Host Lisa Dettmer speaks with three pre-eminent Feminist activist scholars: Margo Okazawa-Rey, Paola Bacchetta and Gwyn Kirk, who provide an overview of contemporary intersectional and transnational feminism with a special attention to issues of race, class, sexuality and coloniality. They discuss feminism’s importance in their lives and work, the importance of having … Continued
A day of special programming of, by, and for women on International Women’s Day. 4pm-4:30pm: “Two Revolutions, Many Secrets” Host/Producer: Chana Wilson In this show, we hear the stories of two women refugees. One fled Shanghai during Mao’s Chinese revolution. The other, Chana’s grandmother, escaped the Bolshevik Revolution and Ukranian Pogroms. Both had secrets they … Continued
A day of special programming of, by and for women on International Women’s Day. 3pm-4pm Unhoused women in Oakland Award winning KPFA reporter Lucy Kang brings us two documentaries featuring unhoused women who are finding ways to survive and build community on the streets of Oakland, California. California has the largest number of unhoused people … Continued
A day of special programming of, by, and for women on International Women’s Day. 2pm-3pm America’s Back 40: The hicks from coast to coast, with a special emphasis on women musicians for International Women’s Day. Hosted by Mary Tilson.