Media Roundtable: Paul Ryan, tax cuts & the erosion of the social safety net

House Speaker Paul Ryan is retiring at the end of the year. On this week’s media roundtable, we'll discuss his role in passing the deficit-financed tax cuts for the rich and corporations.

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Your Call Weekly Kudos: April 20th, 2018

Apr 20, 2018

Rose Aguilar and his guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

John Nichols, national correspondent for The Nation, associate editor of The Capital Times, and author of Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America

Arthur Delaney, reporter with the Huff Post covering politics and the economy, and author of A People's History of the Great Recession

99% Invisible: La Sagrada Familia

Apr 20, 2018

The line to enter Barcelona’s most famous church often stretches around the block. La Sagrada Família, designed by Antoni Gaudí, draws so many people to see it that the neighborhood is congested with tour buses and taxis and scooters. It’s estimated that some three million people went inside of the church in 2016, and another seven million came just to stare at the outside of the strange, behemoth structure.

It's a day to light up...toke 'em if you got 'em...

 

Today is Friday, April 20, 2018, the 110th day of the year with 55 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:27am  
  • Sunset: 7:52pm

...giving us 13 hours and 23 minutes of daylight.  17% of the moon will be visible, rising at 10:17am.

House Speaker Paul Ryan is retiring at the end of the year. On this week’s media roundtable, we'll discuss his role in passing the deficit-financed tax cuts for the rich and corporations.

Philosophy Talk: Heidegger

Apr 19, 2018

Martin Heidegger has been hailed by many as the greatest philosopher of the twentieth century. He has also been criticized for being both nearly unreadable and a Nazi.


San Quentin Radio: Inmates on the right to vote

Apr 19, 2018
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Playwright Kelli Kerslake Colaco: Sights & Sounds

Apr 19, 2018

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Playwright Kelli Kerslake Colaco told KALW’s Jen Chien about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this week.

Binah: Daniel Kahneman

Apr 19, 2018

Behavioral economist and psychologist Daniel Kahneman discusses when to trust intuition and how to tap the benefits of slow thinking.

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KALW's Spring 2018 Program Guide

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Almanac - Wednesday 4/18/18

Today is Wednesday, the 18th of April of 2018 is the 108th day of the year. There are 257 days remaining until the end of the year...

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