Today I continue what has turned out to be a series on colonization, militarism, and their impacts on women. Today also marks the 67th anniversary of the armistice that ended the war on the Korean Peninsula so let’s keep that in our hearts. On past shows, my guests discussed Memorial Day, and US colonization and … Continued

Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – July 20, 2020

Today at 1-2pm on KPFA Radio’s Women’s Magazine we discuss violence against black women and girls and in addition violence against black women by police with Janelle White, Executive Director of San Francisco Women Against Rape and author and police misconduct attorney Andrea J. Ritchie. And we will also talk to Regina Y. Evans who … Continued

Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – June 22, 2020 – Paradise Militarized hosted by Margo Okazawa-Rey

We begin with special tribute to George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland, and Eleanor Bumpurs dating back to the 1980s, all killed by the police. ABSOLUTELY Black Lives Matter! I hope y’all are taking part in the massive organizing and activism that we are seeing. Special shout-out to my friends Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson, Carissa Lewis, … Continued

Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – June 15, 2020 – The Space Between Us hosted by Jovelyn Richards

The Space Between Us looks at:  Who Do We Want to Be? Jovelyn Richards discusses the protest in Hawaii for Black Lives Matter with Hawaii native Di’one Di and Jovelyn reads excerpts of her own writings on the rebuilding relationships post-civil war. “The one thing that is breaking our humanity is racism.” -Jovelyn Richards “…we’re not … Continued

This Monday from 1-2pm on KPFA Radio’s Women’s Magazine at 94.1FM and streaming and archived online at As we demonstrate against the wide spread racism in this country we can not forget about the racism in sports where Black women athletes often experience the worst of misogyny mixed with racism. In our first segment, … Continued