Ninna Gaensler-Debs

The end of Temporary Protected Status has big consequences for Bay Area immigrants

More than 55,000 immigrants are living in California with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) — a form of humanitarian relief for those whose home countries have had some kind of catastrophe. Now, they’re at risk of losing their legal status.

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Your Call: Native Americans discuss the true history of Thanksgiving

How can we give thanks while honoring the historic significance of Thanksgiving?

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Philosophy Talk: Democracy in Crisis

Nov 14, 2017

Government shutdowns, gerrymandered voting districts, unfettered campaign spending -- are these the inevitable outcomes of our nation's founding principles?

Almanac - Tuesday 11/14/17

Nov 14, 2017

Today Tuesday, the 14th of November of 2017 is the 318th day of the year...


As long as there has been fascism, there has been anti-fascism — also known as antifa.

THE INTERSECTION: Life before Google

Nov 13, 2017


All this week, we’re bringing you new episodes of THE INTERSECTION — a KALW podcast looks at change in the Bay Area from the view of a street corner. Each season focuses on a new neighborhood. 

Ride-sharing in SF - boon or bust?

Nov 13, 2017

On November 13, 2017

City Visions with host Ethan Elkind discusses the impact of companies like Uber and Lyft on Bay Area traffic and transit. 

Almanac - Monday 11/13/17

Nov 13, 2017

Today Monday, 13th of November of 2017 is the 317th day of the year.

There are 48 days remaining until the end of the year...

On the next Your Call’s One Planet Series, we’ll discuss the relationship between climate change and physical and mental health with Drs. Jay Lemery and Paul Auerbach, authors of Enviromedics: The Impact of Climate Change on Human Health.

CBS Radio

This week on KALW's showcase for the best stories from public radio podcasts and independent radio producers...


Berkeley ready for adult sales ... Smoking lounges may come to San Francisco ... State banking group considers armored cars ... Health, Opinion and more. 

Happy Birthday, Sesame Street! Today is Friday, November 10, 2017, the 314th day of the year with 51 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:44am  
  • Sunset: 5:01pm us 11 hours and 12 minutes of daylight.  62% of the waning gibbous moon will be visible, rising at 11:54pm


Answer this week's question: “What should be done about people in your community going hungry?" Call 1-833-SPEAK-CA to take part. Tune in to KALW on Tuesdays to hear answers from around the state.

KALW seeks a new General Manager

One of the most creative and dynamic stations in public radio is looking for a new leader.

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Almanac - Wednesday 11/22/17

click here for the recipe for Mama Stamberg's Cranberry Relish... Today Wednesday, the 22 th of November of 2017 is the 326th day of the year. There are 39 days remaining until the end of the year. 29 days until winter begins ...

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