Tonight DJ Baagi returns to host a show on Beats of Resistance and Solidarity from the Asian and Pacific Islander communities worldwide. This episode features Omar Offendum, Shadia Mansour and more artists from Syria, Palestine and Afghanistan rapping about the political impact of war on their communities, and of gender oppression within their communities. And … Continued
we speak with Sharif Zakout, a Youth facilitator for the Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC) about Berkeley’s City Council decision to continue with Urban Shield. Later we sit down with country soul artist Miko Marks.
On today’s show, we’ll talk to various organizers that pulled the Oakland Immigrants Rights gathering together on May Day and the folks that make up the Sin Fronteras Coalition of organizers that pulled together today’s action to put pressure on the Alameda County Sheriff to heed demands for change.