Gen Fujitani

Farmers behind barbed-wire fences: Japanese Americans remember incarceration during World War II

When President Trump signed an executive order last month banning people from seven Muslim countries from entering the U.S., and advocated a Muslim registry, some of the loudest opponents were Japanese Americans.

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Your Call: Media coverage of immigration, the ICE raids, & resistance

On this week's media roundtable, we’ll discuss coverage of immigration and the recent ICE raids. More than 680 immigrants have been arrested across the country.

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Ashleyanne Krigbaum

Looking for fun, community-focused events to attend this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Photo courtesy of Samantha Miller/modified from original

Samantha Miller is leading a pharmaceutical company whose mission is to bring the birth control pills over the counter starting with their product "Kate." This has never been attempted before.

Courtesy of Firuzeh Mahmoudi/modified from original

Firuzeh Mahmoudi's organization United4Iran is using technology to improve civil liberties in Iran.

"Online surveillance" by sajb1 used by CC license

How much information do you give away everyday?


By Pixabay user Valyxyz. Licensed under Creative Commons CC0/cropped.

State Assembly sees basket of bills ... Smokers gonna smoke ... Flow Kana buys fallow winery ... Another contamination report ...  What's a mother to do? ... and more. 

Today is Friday, February 17th, 2017.

  • Sunrise: 6:57am
  • Sunset: 5:51pm

68% of the waning moon visible, setting at 10:46am

On this  week's media roundtable, we’ll discuss coverage of immigration and the recent ICE raids. More than 680 immigrants have been arrested across the country.

The Bay Area's "Day Without Immigrants"

Feb 16, 2017
Josiah Luis Alderete

 


At his press conference, today, President Trump reiterated his motivation for strictly enforcing and enhancing U.S. immigration policy.

Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Tanforan

Feb 16, 2017
Dorothea Lange / cropped and resized

All week long, we've been playing this sound and asking you to guess what exactly it is and where exactly in the Bay Area we recorded it.

 

This is a story about one of my very first teachers, Janet Daijogo. She’s the one who taught me how to tie my shoes and how to read my first book. I’m just one of hundreds of kids who’ve passed through her kindergarten classroom in the fifty-five years she’s taught.  

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Almanac ~ Friday, 2/17/17

Today is Friday, February 17th, 2017. Sunrise: 6:57am Sunset: 5:51pm 68% of the waning moon visible, setting at 10:46am

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