KCBS In Depth
KCBS In Depth: Pope Francis Calls For Action On...06/23/15
Dr. James Donohue, president of St. Mary’s College in Moraga, takes a closer look at Pope Francis’ encyclical where he calls for action on climate change and the environment.
Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin...
Randy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district's history, how it got it's name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.
KCBS In Depth: EFF Senior Staff Attorney on NSA...
Electronic Frontier Foundation Senior Staff Attorney Lee Tien discusses the NSA's surveillance programs, expiration of portions of the Patriot Act, and the new USA Freedom Act.
KCBS In Depth: New York Times Food Writer Mark Bittman
New York Times Food Critic Mark Bittman goes beyond covering trends and talks about a new video series he's producing, focused on California's food issues like; labor, health access and legislation.
KCBS In Depth: CHP Secures Highways As Holiday Travel...
CHP Officer Daniel Hill on the kickoff to holiday travel season and how the highway patrol is in maximum enforcement mode this Memorial Day Weekend.
USGS Geologist Pushes For Early Earthquake Warning System...
USGS Geologist Doctor David Schwartz says $40 million could have a life-saving, early earthquake warning system up and running in just two years.
KCBS In Depth: The Challenge Of Hosting A Super Bowl In...
KCBS In Depth - Keith Bruce, president and CEO of Super Bowl 50's Host Committee on the challenges of putting on such a major production in the Bay Area.
Approaching San Francisco’s Homeless Problem With...
KCBS In Depth - San Francisco's Director of Housing Opportunity Partnerships and Engagement is emphasizing how the community needs to pull together to combat the city's homelessness problem.
KCBS In Depth: Can Californians Really Reduce Water Use By...
Felicia Marcus, chair of the State Water Resources Control Board, says it’s possible for Californians to reduce water use by Governor Brown’s expectations and that communities all over the state have already begun doing so.
KCBS In Depth - The Future Of Pro Sports In Oakland
Scott McKibben, Executive Director of the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum County Authority, on the challenges ahead as Oakland tries to keep its professional sports teams in the East Bay.
How Much Can Pope Francis Change The Catholic Church...
KCBS In Depth - Pulitzer prize-winning historian and author, Garry Wills, on the dichotomy of the Catholic Church under the papacy of Pope Francis and his affect on social change within the religion's traditional constraints.
New SF Bicycle Coalition Director Says Transit Options Are...
The new executive director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, thinks San Francisco, with it's year-round mild weather, is the perfect place to ride, but he doesn't foresee the perfect transit conditions being completely car-less.
KCBS In Depth: Dining Out In The Bay Area
KCBS In Depth - Gwyneth Borden Golden Gate Restaurant Association says despite the Bay Area's income gap and the challenges that brings, it's an exciting time for the local restaurant industry.
KCBS In Depth: Food, Our Diet And Politics
KCBS In Depth: Dr. Marion Nestle, a former nutrition senior advisor for the U.S. Department of Health, discusses the new dietary guidelines recommended to the government and how the food industry's interests could conflate things.
Sizing Up The 2015 Oscars Nominations
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl and former Mayor Willie Brown, a huge movie-goer, discuss the 2015 Oscar nominations and some of the issues surrounding them, including the historical accuracy of “Selma” and the lack of strong roles for women.
Can The U.S. Combat ISIS Without Playing Into The...
Will it take United States military ground intervention to defeat ISIS or the Islamic State or does that play into the plans of these radicals?
KCBS In Depth: Stanford Researchers Seeking A New...
Amid the measles outbreak, vaccines are a hot topic and this week KCBS Indepth talks with Dr. Mark Davis, who is the director of Stanford's Institute for Immunity, Transplantation and Infection, who says researchers are trying to better understand...
KCBS In Depth: San Jose Police Chief Says City Is Safe But...
San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel tells KCBS In Depth that the largest city in the Bay Area is still a safe place to live but admits the challenges of keeping officers from leaving for better jobs.
San Francisco Chronicle Chief Hopes Readers Will Help...
KCBS In Depth speaks with Audrey Cooper, the editor-in-chief of the San Francisco Chronicle, who talks about the changes for newspapers in the digital age and how the paper will focus less on happenings in the South Bay.
KCBS In Depth: San Francisco’s Public Defender Explains...
San Francisco's Public Defender Jeff Adachi talks about racial disparities in the criminal justice system and what local officials are working on to address these issues.
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