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A daily news magazine. Its goal is expanding local depth reporting, at a time when most news organizations are cutting back on public interest journalism.

A daily news magazine. Its goal is expanding local depth reporting, at a time when most news organizations are cutting back on public interest journalism.
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Location:

San Francisco, CA

Description:

A daily news magazine. Its goal is expanding local depth reporting, at a time when most news organizations are cutting back on public interest journalism.

Twitter:

@KALWNews

Language:

English

Contact:

500 Mansell Street San Francisco, CA 90140 (415) 264-7106


Episodes

10/22: Prop C / Superintendent of instruction / Comedian Marga Gomez

10/22/2018
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• San Francisco’s Prop C puts spending on homelessness in the spotlight • State superintendent of instruction: The race is on, and it’s expensive • Marga Gomez on playing her father on stage

Duration:00:26:48

10/18: BART board races / Health care for black men / Bay Area Beats

10/18/2018
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• In this election, even BART board races are really about housing • More black doctors means better care for black male patients • Bay Area Beats: Gilberto Rodriguez y Los Intocables

Duration:00:28:21

10/17: Oakland mayoral Candidate Peter Liu / Fauxnique and Marc Kate / San Quentin Radio

10/17/2018
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• Oakland mayoral candidate Peter Liu on politics, tourism, and jobs • Fauxnique and Marc Kate combine horror, sound, dance, and drag • What happens when prison populations are integrated after decades of being kept apart?

Duration:00:25:48

10/16: Oakland mayoral candidate Saied Karamooz / Olympian John Carlos / Sideshows

10/16/2018
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• Oakland mayoral candidate Saied Karamooz on development, jobs, and housing • East Oakland: East memories • John Carlos on his iconic act of civil disobedience

Duration:00:26:48

10/15: Cannabis taxes / Oakland mayoral candidate Ken Houston / Bay Area Beats

10/15/2018
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• If you live in the Bay Area, it's likely you'll be voting on a cannabis tax this November • Oakland mayoral candidate Ken Houston on jobs, homelessness, and moving forward • Bay Area Beats: Dan Kuramoto of Hiroshima

Duration:00:25:48

10/11: Wine country fire update / Oakland mayoral candidate Nancy Sidebotham

10/11/2018
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• One year since the fires, a community rebuilds • Oakland mayoral candidate Nancy Sidebotham on jobs, homelessness, and crime

Duration:00:23:48

10/10: Oakland mayoral candidate Pamela Price / Hip-hop with MADlines / San Quentin Radio

10/10/2018
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• Oakland mayoral candidate Pamela Price on police reform, SCOTUS, and revitalizing downtown • Wordplay with Maddy “MADlines” Clifford • Incarcerated men find escape through role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons

Duration:00:26:48

10/9: Oakland mayoral candidate Marchon Tatmon / Del the Funky Homosapien

10/9/2018
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• Oakland mayoral candidate Marchon Tatmon on housing, crime, and police reform • Bay Area Beats: Del the Funky Homosapien

Duration:00:26:48

70 Million: Undocumented immigrants are tethered to ICE, and private companies, by ankle monitors

10/8/2018
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In a special presentation from KALW News, it’s a story from the new podcast 70 Million , an open-source podcast looking at jail and criminal justice reform in communities across the country.

Duration:00:25:57

10/4: Martins Beach / Oakland mayoral candidate Cat Brooks / Uncuffed

10/4/2018
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• In fight over Martins Beach, locals just want respect for their prized coastline • Oakland mayoral candidate Cat Brooks on the homeless crisis, jobs, and illegal dumping • Uncuffed : Black, Jewish, and incarcerated

Duration:00:25:48

10/3: Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf / San Quentin Radio / Uncuffed

10/3/2018
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• Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf talks housing, arts, and the environment • San Quentin Radio: Paroled inmates wait up to 150 days for governor’s approval • Uncuffed : Spoon Jackson keeps writing poetry after 41 years in prison

Duration:00:26:48

10/2: Palestinian murals / Oakland mayoral candidate Cedric Troupe / Prison stories

10/2/2018
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• San Francisco muralist connects Bay Area residents to Palestinian life • Oakland mayoral candidate Cedric Troupe on youth, economics, and the environment • From Uncuffed : Navy vet uses discipline to survive prison

Duration:00:25:48

10/1: Open-source internet / Oakland mayoral candidate Jesse Smith / A love affair with anger

10/1/2018
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• People’s Open Net is internet for the people, by the people • Oakland mayoral candidate Jesse Smith on civilian safety, tiny homes, and the tech boom • Uncuffed : “I really had a love affair with anger . . . personally, I married her"

Duration:00:23:48

9/27: Transgender healthcare / West Oakland resilience

9/27/2018
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• What do doctors know about transgender healthcare? Not enough. • The astonishing resilience of West Oakland's recycling homeless

Duration:00:26:48

9/26: Black Cultural Zone / Alcatraz reunions / The Black Woman is God

9/26/2018
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• Preserving Oakland’s black community with a Black Cultural Zone • At Alcatraz Alumni reunion, former convicts are rockstars • The Black Woman is God transforms conventional notions of divinity through art

Duration:00:24:48

9/25: Gas tax / Filmmaker Nijlah Mu'min / Powell Street Blues

9/25/2018
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• Gas tax repeal could also limit future tax increases • 'Jinn' film explores being young, Black, Muslim and in love • How a Beatlemaniac busked her way into her own blues band

Duration:00:26:48

70 Million: One state is disrupting the pipeline from foster care to jail

9/24/2018
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In a special presentation from KALW News, it’s a story about radical reforms in foster care, from the new podcast 70 Million . By age 17, over half of young people in foster care have already been convicted of a crime or spent a night in jail. After they age out, a quarter will go to jail or get in trouble with the law within the first two years. California is determined to keep foster youth out of jail.

Duration:00:26:56

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Glynn Washington and Anna Sale

9/20/2018
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Snap Judgment's Glynn Washington and Death, Sex, and Money's Anna Sale joined Hana Baba in studios in a public radio smackdown for our membership drive. • Hey Area: Where is East Oakland? It's more than geography • Hot Dates: "I'm Supposed to Be Certain" (from Death, Sex, and Money) • Counted: An Oakland Story (from Snap Judgment)

Duration:01:02:57

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Bay Area chefs

9/19/2018
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Rising stars in the Bay’s culinary scene, Preeti Mistry and Reem Assil joined Hana Baba in studios in a local celebrity smackdown for our membership drive. • A taste of the Bay Area’s long history of chocolate • From bean to bar: The Bay Area’s chocolate revolution • A new era in Bay Area food criticism

Duration:01:02:53

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Greg Sherrell and Heklina

9/18/2018
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Greg Sherrell and Heklina joined Hana Baba in studios in a local celebrity smackdown for our membership drive. • A second line parade brings out the Big Easy in East Oakland • Rewriting the narrative with author and journalist Vanessa Hua

Duration:00:56:54