Ali Budner http://kalw.org en Your Call: How should colleges deal with rape and sexual assault on campus? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-should-colleges-deal-rape-and-sexual-assault-campus <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: normal; font-family: arial; font-size: small;"> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:58:23 +0000 Ali Budner 45460 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How should colleges deal with rape and sexual assault on campus? "The Race to an Emergency": A KALW News documentary tracing the path of a 9-1-1 call in Oakland http://kalw.org/post/race-emergency-kalw-news-documentary-tracing-path-9-1-1-call-oakland <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve ever picked up the phone to call 9-1-1, you or someone else probably needed help. Badly. And you probably assumed that after dialing those three numbers, help would come screeching around the corner, lights and sirens blaring.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Well, the residents of East and West Oakland say that depends on where you live. &nbsp;In this special hour-long&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KALW</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;documentary, “The Race to an Emergency” host Martina Castro and reporter Ali&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Budner</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;trace the path of a 9-1-1 call in Oakland: from the dispatchers to the emergency responders. And they consider how&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">geography</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and demographics figure into a crisis that has been brewing in Oakland for decades.</span></p><p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Click the player to listen to the hour-long documentary. For more information, links to sources, photos and data maps, please visit the documentary website, <a href="http://www.theracetoanemergency.org/">www.theracetoanemergency.org</a>. &nbsp;</em></p><p><strong>Note: </strong>This piece first aired on October 8th, 2013. &nbsp;To see the original post and hear the audio from that airing, click <a href="http://kalw.org/post/race-emergency-kalw-news-documentary-tracing-path-9-1-1-call-oakland-0">HERE</a>. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 01:09:42 +0000 Martina Castro & Ali Budner 34170 at http://kalw.org "The Race to an Emergency": A KALW News documentary tracing the path of a 9-1-1 call in Oakland San Francisco shop keeps the endangered art of hat-making alive http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-shop-keeps-endangered-art-hat-making-alive <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:15:18 +0000 Ali Budner 38371 at http://kalw.org San Francisco shop keeps the endangered art of hat-making alive WEB EXTRA: Documentary film captures story of America's first paramedics http://kalw.org/post/web-extra-documentary-film-captures-story-americas-first-paramedics <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The story behind the country&#39;s real first ambulance system carries themes of race and class. It was created in the late </span>1960s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Up until then, police would take patients to the hospital in wagons that weren&#39;t equipped with gurneys or medical equipment.</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 00:34:33 +0000 Ali Budner 34171 at http://kalw.org WEB EXTRA: Documentary film captures story of America's first paramedics WEB EXTRA: Oakland maps of 9-1-1 response times and call volume http://kalw.org/post/web-extra-oakland-maps-9-1-1-response-times-and-call-volume <p class="p1">These are maps of average response times to 911 calls, broken down by Oakland zip codes.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1"><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Thanks to Joshua English with the Alameda County department of public health for analyzing the raw data and creating these maps.</em></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 00:31:07 +0000 Ali Budner 34177 at http://kalw.org WEB EXTRA: Oakland maps of 9-1-1 response times and call volume