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Hey Area: The truth behind San Francisco's homeless bussing program


One of our listeners, Consuelo Faust, recently asked us a question through our Hey Area project: “Is it fact or urban legend that other cities or even States send their homeless people to San Francisco?”

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Steve Disenhof

How foster youth and street musicians inspired choreographer Robert Moses

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll speak with Robert Moses about his company’s new dance performance Bootstrap Tales. The performance is inspired by the company’s effort to help San Francisco foster youth find a career in the arts.

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In 2017, there were 77 homicides in Oakland. Our friends at the podcast Snap Judgment reported on each one.

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This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine covering the Bay Area performing arts, host David Latulippe talks with Los Angeles based artist Edgar Arcenaux, about his project Until, Until, Until…, a multi-media video installation and a live action play - written, staged, and directed by Arceneaux - that revisits a controversial 1981 performance by American actor, dancer, and singer Ben Vereen (played by Frank Lawson), which was televised nationally as part of Ronald Reagan’s inaugural celebration.

FSFSF: Comedy from Michael Yo and Ron Funches

9 hours ago

Michael Yo is performing at Cobb’s Comedy Club in San Francisco on Friday (02/23/2018) and Saturday (02/24/2018). Find tickets here.

Ron Funches is performing Thursday (02/22/2018) through Saturday (02/24/2018) at the San Jose Improv in San Jose, CA. Find ticket information here.

Photo by Sandip Roy, courtesy of The Parzor Foundation/modified from original

Sandip discovers the Parsee’s of India, and a forbidden fashion technique.  

Almanac - Wednesday 2/21/18

14 hours ago

Today is Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

It is the 52nd day of the year.

There are 313 days remaining until the end of the year 

27 days until spring begins...

Steve Disenhof

  

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll speak with Robert Moses about his company’s new dance performance Bootstrap Tales. The performance is inspired by the company’s effort to help San Francisco foster youth find a career in the arts.

The Guardian

One of our listeners, Consuelo Faust, recently asked us a question through our Hey Area project: “Is it fact or urban legend that other cities or even States send their homeless people to San Francisco?”

Philosophy Talk: The 5th (Mostly) Annual Dionysus Awards

Feb 20, 2018

What movies of the past year challenged our assumptions and made us think about things in new ways?


Almanac - Tuesday 2/20/18

Feb 20, 2018

Today is Tuesday, the 20th of February of 2018.

It is the 51st day of the year.

There are 314 days remaining until the end of the year

29 days until spring begins...

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This week's question: "What do you think should be done to ensure the safety of kids in schools?" Call 1-833-SPEAK-CA to make your voice heard.

KALW's Winter 2018 Program Guide

Click here for a PDF of the Winter 2018 program guide.

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Almanac - Wednesday 2/21/18

Today is Wednesday, February 21, 2018. It is the 52nd day of the year. There are 313 days remaining until the end of the year 27 days until spring begins ...

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