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Original audio documentaries featuring the reporting of the San Francisco Chronicle. Investigations, in-depth stories and profiles from Northern California’s largest and most ambitious newsroom illuminate life in the most dynamic region in the U.S.

Original audio documentaries featuring the reporting of the San Francisco Chronicle. Investigations, in-depth stories and profiles from Northern California’s largest and most ambitious newsroom illuminate life in the most dynamic region in the U.S.
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Original audio documentaries featuring the reporting of the San Francisco Chronicle. Investigations, in-depth stories and profiles from Northern California’s largest and most ambitious newsroom illuminate life in the most dynamic region in the U.S.

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English


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Dark Days Bonus Episode: The Peoples Temple school

11/16/2018
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Judy Bebelaar was a teacher at Opportunity II High School in San Francisco, which Jim Jones populated with teenagers from the Peoples Temple. Many of those kids later died at Jonestown. Bebelaar, who has written a memoir, "And Then They Were Gone," and one of her former students, Manny Blackwell, join San Francisco Chronicle writer Sam Whiting to talk about their experience. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:20:39

Dark Days: Remembering Jonestown, Harvey Milk and San Francisco’s Nightmare, Part 1

11/15/2018
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Forty years ago, two events in 10 days shocked the world and changed San Francisco: the massacre of more than 900 at the People's Temple compound at Jonestown, Guyana, and the assassinations of Harvey Milk and George Moscone at City Hall. In this first of two episodes, Kevin Fagan of the San Francisco Chronicle interviews four people with intimate knowledge of those dark days: Reporter Marshall Kilduff, Rep. Jackie Speier, historian Chris O'Sullivan and former temple member Thom...

Duration:00:50:09

Dark Days: Remembering Jonestown, Harvey Milk and San Francisco’s Nightmare, Part 2

11/15/2018
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Future San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown was on Dan White's hit list when the deranged former supervisor assassinated Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk. He remembers the events of 40 years ago, when two events in 10 days shocked the world and changed the city: the massacre of more than 900 at the People's Temple compound at Jonestown, Guyana, then the murders at City Hall. Also in this second of two parts, San Francisco Chronicle reporter Kevin Fagan interviews former temple...

Duration:00:57:58

City of Ash

10/6/2018
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Two couples — one young, one older — lost everything in the Tubbs Fire, the largest of the Wine Country Wildfires that devastated Northern California in the fall of 2017. This is the story of the unlikely paths they followed after losing all they had. These survivors relive that night and the days that followed, dealing with emptiness and loss and finding new hope. San Francisco Chronicle staff writer Lizzie Johnson reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:47

Coming soon from The Centerpiece: "City of Ash"

10/4/2018
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Coming soon from The Centerpiece: "City of Ash." Two couples who both lost everything in the Wine Country Wildfires that devastated Northern California in 2017 relive that terrible night. Lizzie Johnson reports in this episode of the new documentary series from the San Francisco Chronicle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:15