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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

5/21: Mountainview or Googleview

6/21/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: A special presentation of the KALW original podcast The Intersection. Today's episode: has Mountainview become a 'company town'?

Duration:00:26:53

6/20: Homeless in Googleville

6/21/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: A special presentation of the KALW original podcast The Intersection. Today's episode: what is Mountainview doing about people displaced by Google ?

Duration:00:25:53

6/18: Life before Google

6/18/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: A special presentation of the KALW original podcast The Intersection. Today's episode: how Google transformed a neighborhood, a valley, a region.

Duration:00:26:49

6/14: Celebrating Eid ul-Fitr

6/15/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: An Oakland mosque where both Sunni and Shia pray and sing together. Eating Uhygur food in the Bay Area. The spiritual beats of San Jose rapper Tyson Amir.

Duration:00:24:48

6/13: Flipping 'zombie properties' in Richmond

6/13/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The city of Richmond turns abandoned homes into assets. A new film tackles the racist history of home ownership in the US. One Hunters Point adult who is making a very specific kind of difference for graduating high school seniors.

Duration:00:26:48

6/12: What does police education look like?

6/12/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Why have universities been resistant to offer policing degrees? Sammay Dizon discusses on why she started the arts festival Urban X Indigenous. A local hero who helps kids become better basketball players ... and better people.

Duration:00:28:59

6/11: The poetry machine

6/11/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The story behind two new permanent water restrictions Exploring a new sound installation by artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller Music for the heart at the Chapel of the Chimes

Duration:00:25:49

6/7: The Stoop — Pretty for a dark skinned girl

6/7/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The Stoop podcasts tackles the subject of colorism

Duration:00:24:48

6/6: Election recap

6/6/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The latest on what’s changed in the Bay Area and California after yesterday’s vote . A women's theater program dedicated to breaking the stigmas around HIV. A story from San Quentin Radio a bout a man's unusual relationship with nature .

Duration:00:25:48

6/5: Is towing a car for overdue tickets unconstitutional?

6/5/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The story of a San Francisco man who was living in his car — until it was towed A listener asks our Hey Area team to list famous people from East Oakland

Duration:00:23:28

6/4: The race to be Alameda County's District Attorney

6/4/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Hearing from candidate Pamela Price and incumbent Nancy O'Malley's seat in the race to be Alameda County's District Attorney An interview with San Francisco mayoral candidate London Breed

Duration:00:24:48

5/31: Has Napa Valley reached its limit?

5/31/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: A Napa County proposition wants to limit Napa Valley’s vineyard growth A conversation with San Francisco mayoral candidate Mark Leno Inside the 27-year-old East Bay institution Ballet Folklórico México Danza

Duration:00:25:48

5/30: Destiny's story

5/30/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Spending some time with a 17-year-old Oakland high school student who’s living on her own — and getting by with help from some key adults at school An interview with San Francisco mayoral candidate Michelle Bravo

Duration:00:28:11

5/29: New information surfaces about the Ghost Ship fire

5/29/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Newly uncovered videos from the Ghost Ship Warehouse. An interview with San Francisco mayoral candidate Angela Alioto A Bay Area Beats with The Pendeltons

Duration:00:26:59

5/23: SF votes for free legal defense for those facing eviction

5/23/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Voters in San Francisco have the chance to help slow the tide of evictions —with free lawyers Continuing our series of interviews with San Francisco’s mayoral candidates Jane Kim Kicking back in the grass with the Golden Gate Park Band

Duration:00:26:48

5/22: A new sight on the San Francisco skyline

5/22/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: Will Santa Clara voters oust the judge who sentenced Brock Turner? San Francisco mayoral candidate Amy Farah Weiss : The KALW Interview San Francisco’s tallest building comes alive with illuminated images

Duration:00:26:48

5/21: Explaining the municipal tax

5/21/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: If you’re an independent contractor, there’s a tax you might not even know about The first in our series of interviews with San Francisco’s mayoral candidates, Richie Greenberg A Bay Area filmmaker’s dark comedy about how a Filipino-American family deals with domestic violence

Duration:00:26:48

5/16: Why there are so few traffic signals on International Boulevard?

5/15/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: The story behind the hardest street to cross in all of Oakland An anthology by writers and artists of color celebrates diversity and addresses gentrification in San Francisco

Duration:00:24:48

5/14: A school in Redwood City averts closure

5/14/2018
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Today on Crosscurrents: A follow-up on the proposed closure of a Redwood City elementary school that did not go as planned The science behind how the trauma you experience as a child affects you through adulthood

Duration:00:26:19

5/3: Training away racism?

5/3/2018
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Coming up today on Crosscurrents: Can 'implicit bias' training really work? Good Karma Bikes: breaking the cycle of unemployment and homelessness. The Specialist: Ice Guy. Tune into 91.7 FM at 5:00 P.M.

Duration:00:26:48