Tune in for Pacifica’s Live Coverage of National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice’s testimony before the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, hosted by Larry Bensky and Gail Sheehy. 5:30 – 10 a.m. PST Thursday April 8
Tune in for a variety of unique features created by producers from within KPFA and around the Bay Area.
Treasury Secretary Geitner leads the American public into a toxic waste-dump of worthless paper, risking the entire economy to bail out Wall Street, we speak to Catherine Austin Fitts and analyze the Treasury plan on Community Business; also, Founder of the Electronic Intifada Ali Abunimah in the Flashpoints studio gives a postmortem on Gaza and … Continued
10-1 pm PST: Pacifica Radio broadcasts live from Fayetteville North Carolina, home of Fort Bragg, where military veterans and families will lead a demonstration of unprecedented size in a military town, Crawford, Texas, the hometown of President Bush, and mass demonstrations in New York City. Veteran journalists Verna Avery-Brown and Larry Bensky will co-host live … Continued
Hear about Slumdog Millionaire's real "slum" Dharavi with Dilip D'souza, author of The Narmada Dammed & Kalpana Sharma, author of Rediscovering Dharavi: Stories from Asia's Largest Slum. And, the film Betrayal traces a Laotian family's flight from war to the mean streets of America; part of the International Laotian Lunar New Year. Also, Secret Asian … Continued
International Women’s Day Special: A Poor System: Welfare Punishing Women The history and attitudes behind welfare policy, plus lst person stories of women caught in the system. Call-ins 510-848.4425. Produced by the Women’s Desk of the National Radio Project with the Welfare Radio Collaborative.
An interview with David Grann, author of "The Lost City of Z", about the search for El Dorado in South America and the explorer who disappeared looking for it in 1925. Hosted by Richard Wolinsky.