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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

11/15: Racial disparities in end-of-life care / Camp Fire update

11/15/2018
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• Apocalyptic: A reporter's account of the Camp Fire • Challenges and cultural barriers faced by Asians and Latinos at the end of life

Duration:00:24:48

Racial disparities in end-of-life care / SF Dancefest

11/14/2018
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• Racial disparities in end-of-life care: How mistrust keeps many African-Americans away from hospice • San Francisco International DanceFest celebrates 20 years

Duration:00:24:48

11/13: Working and homeless / Mystery gas surcharge / Bay Area Beats

11/13/2018
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• Working and homeless in Oakland • Berkeley economist says there’s a “mystery surcharge” for California gas • Bay Area Beats: Karl Digerness & Minna Choi

Duration:00:26:48

11/8: Ghost Ship / Bay Area Beats / My Life, My Stories

11/8/2018
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• What to expect as the Ghost Ship trial goes to court • Bay Area Beats: Aish • My Life, My Stories: Sam Alicia Duke on renouncing Catholicism

Duration:00:06:21

11/7: Election recap / A love letter to the Tenderloin / My Life, My Stories

11/7/2018
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• California covers its midterms in blue ink • 'Life is Fare' Director Sephora Woldu on her “love letter” to the Tenderloin • My Life, My Stories: Jose fled Salvadoran Civil War for stability in San Francisco

Duration:00:25:54

11/5: Election day preview / My Life, My Stories: Senior oral histories

11/5/2018
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• 2018 Bay Area Midterm Election Preview • San Francisco non-profit collects senior oral histories to combat loneliness • My Life, My Stories: Karen remembers the love and loss during the HIV/AIDS epidemic in San Francisco

Duration:00:26:48

11/1: San Francisco Prop A / Racial discrimination and health / Uncuffed

11/1/2018
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• Prop A wants to kickstart repairs on San Francisco seawall • How does racial discrimination affect black women's health? • The secrets of making great sushi in prison

Duration:00:23:50

10/31: Public art 'portals' / San Quentin Radio / Is The Chapel haunted?

10/31/2018
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• A public art 'portal' connects Bay Area residents to citizens across the world • Rebuilding family relationships from inside prison walls • From mortuary to music venue: Is The Chapel haunted?

Duration:00:24:48

10/30: Oakland Measure Z / What happens when you call 311 / Ghost town!

10/30/2018
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• Oakland Measure Z could raise minimum wage, bring harassment protections to hotel workers • What happens when you call 311 on a homeless encampment? • From gold rush to ghost town: A trip to Port Costa

Duration:00:26:48

10/29: Costa Hawkins / Bay Area Beats / Ghost stories!

10/29/2018
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• After a slew of attack ads, support for Prop 10 plummeted • Bay Area Beats: Olivia Lee of There’s Talk • A visit to the haunted USS Hornet in Alameda

Duration:00:24:48

10/25: California District 15 / Bay Area Beats / Why would I mispronounce my own name?

10/25/2018
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• Jovanka Beckles and Buffy Wicks compete to represent California's 15th Assembly District • Bay Area Beats: Kumu Hulu Patrick Makuakāne • If society keeps pronouncing your name wrong, write a play!

Duration:00:26:48

10/24: Twenty-pound swamp rodents / San Quentin Radio

10/24/2018
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• Yes, rodents of unusual size really do exist • Twenty-pound swamp rodents threaten California delta • He’s a young white man, she’s a black transgender woman. They’re cellmates.

Duration:00:26:48

10/23: SoMa memories / Photographer Janet Delaney / StoryCorps

10/23/2018
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• South of Market to SoMa: A photographic memory of a changing San Francisco neighborhood • Janet Delaney revisits San Francisco's public life with photos of parade and protest in the Mission • StoryCorps: A bit of color in the darkest of times

Duration:00:25:48

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