Hard Knock Radio

Homelessness in San Francisco

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We speak with SF Native and advocate Amy Weiss about homelessness in SF and the impact its having on the city and the St Francis Challenge they developed that provides tiny houses and shelters.


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Hard Knock host Davey D sits down with Larry White, an R&B producer and musician, experienced worldwide fame when he became the lead guitarist for The Whispers, an R&B and dance vocal group formed in the early ’60s. White was born and raised in San Francisco. His passion for music started at 7, when he … Continued


On today’s, I’ll speak to Jim Pugh and Alan Williams about universal basic income to indigent San Franciscans and Ted Louis, Global Exchange’s Mexico and Human Rights Program Director on their recent caravan to New York for the United Nation’s Special Session on drug prohibition.


UpFront

Up Front w/ Friday Host Marie Choi – Justice for Akai Gurley, SF Worst City for Renters – April 24, 2015

On Sunday, supporters of New York Police Officer Peter Liang are holding rallies across the country to demand that the Brooklyn District Attorney drop Liang’s indictment. Liang is the NYPD officer who shot and killed 28-year old father of two, Akai Gurley in a dark stairwell last November. Over 100,000 people have signed on to … Continued


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