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The real story behind the Summer of Love

Understandably, many of us assume the Summer of Love was the pinnacle of the Hippie movement in the Bay Area and beyond. But the reality is a lot more complicated.

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Your Call: How gerrymandering undermines democracy

We’ll have a conversation about gerrymandering and how it shapes the US electoral map.

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Looking at Education with Carol Kocivar June 27, 2017

The real story behind the Summer of Love

7 hours ago
Photo by CC Flickr user Jennifer Boyer, resized and recropped

 

Understandably, many of us assume the Summer of Love was the pinnacle of the Hippie movement in the Bay Area and beyond. But the reality is a lot more complicated.

Today's music is Stymie & The Pimp Jones Luv Orchestra. This San Francisco band has been performing in one form or another since 1996.  Stymie & The Pimp Jones Luv Orchestra fill the stage at the Ivy Room in Albany on Friday (6/30), along with two other bands. 

Fog City Blues: Canada's 150th Anniversary

9 hours ago

July 1, 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation, when the British colonies of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Canada (split into Quebec and Ontario) were united to form the Dominion of Canada. 

FSFSF: Comedy from Arj Barker and Guy Branum

13 hours ago

Arj Barker performs Thursday (6/29/17) and Friday (6/30/17) at Cobb's Comedy Club in San Francisco. Find tickets here.

Unfortunately, Guy Branum's shows this week at The Punch Line in San Francisco were canceled.

Philosophy Talk: Racial Profiling and Implicit Bias

17 hours ago

Is it human nature to react to new objects on the basis of visible traits and past experiences?


KALW Almanac ~ Tuesday June 27, 2017

17 hours ago

Today Tuesday, 27th of June of 2017 is the 178th day of the year. There are 187 days remaining until the end of the year.  497 days until Congressional Elections on Tuesday November 6, 2018. 1225 days until Presidential Election on Tuesday November 3, 2020 The sun has risen at 5:50 am  and the sun will set tonight at 8:36 pm.  Today we will have 14 hours and 46 minutes of daylight.   Solar noon will be at 1:13 pm.  The first high tide was at 2:04 am   and the next high tide will be at 4:03 pm.   The first low tide will be at 8:45 am   and the next low tide at 9:08 pm.

Your Call: How gerrymandering undermines democracy

23 hours ago

  

We’ll have a conversation about gerrymandering and how it shapes the US electoral map.

June 12, 2017: Should San Francisco provide a clean, indoor, medically-supervised facility where drug users can safely and legally inject? 

KALW Almanac ~ Monday June 26, 2017

Jun 26, 2017

 Today Monday, 26th of June of 2017 is the 177th day of the year.   There are 188 days remaining until the end of the year.   498 days until Congressional Election on Tuesday November 6, 2018. 1226 days until Presidential Elections on Tuesday November 3, 2020. The sun will rise in San Francisco at 5:50 am  and sunset will be at 8:36 pm.

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KALW Almanac ~ Tuesday June 27, 2017

Today Tuesday, 27th of June of 2017 is the 178th day of the year. There are 187 days remaining until the end of the year. 497 days until Congressional Elections on Tuesday November 6, 2018. 1225 days until Presidential Election on Tuesday November 3, 2020 The sun has risen at 5:50 am and the sun will set tonight at 8:36 pm. Today we will have 14 hours and 46 minutes of daylight. Solar noon will be at 1:13 pm. The first high tide was at 2:04 am and the next high tide will be at 4:03 pm. The first low tide will be at 8:45 am and the next low tide at 9:08 pm.

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