president obama http://kalw.org en Friday Media Roundtable: Post-war Iraq & the GOP's mid-term push http://kalw.org/post/friday-media-roundtable-post-war-iraq-gops-mid-term-push <p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:15:13 +0000 Malihe Razazan 41250 at http://kalw.org Friday Media Roundtable: Post-war Iraq & the GOP's mid-term push Will Durst: 50 shades of cool http://kalw.org/post/will-durst-50-shades-cool <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Note: Will&nbsp;Durst&nbsp;is a comedian and you may find some of his material offensive, or worse, not funny. His views do not necessarily reflect those of&nbsp;KALW.</em></p><p>Hey guys,</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:41:34 +0000 Will Durst 41131 at http://kalw.org Will Durst: 50 shades of cool Today on Your Call: How is the president using his executive power? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-president-using-his-executive-power <p>On today’s Your Call, we’ll have conversation with Bruce Ackerman, a prominent constitutional scholar and the author of &nbsp;“We the People: the Civil Rights Revolution.” He says President Obama has forgotten the Constitution in formulating his policy on the NSA and that this is a good time to consider serious reform. So how does president Obama differ from his processors? And based on the US constitution, what powers does the president hold? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 09:56:18 +0000 Malihe Razazan 39835 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How is the president using his executive power? Cannabis News Roundup: February 14, 2014 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-february-14-2014 <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Obama gets pro &amp; con letters on his cannabis statements… This is Ganja Yoga… Why dabbing is so popular… and more.</em></strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://blumenauer.house.gov/images/stories/2014/02-12-14%20Blumenauer%20Rescheduling%20Letter.pdf">18 members of Congress ask President to reclassify marijuana</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> // </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Congressman Earl Blumenauer</em></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Steven Short 39677 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: February 14, 2014 Cannabis News Roundup: January 24, 2014 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-january-24-2014 <p></p><p><strong><em>Obama: pot less harmful than alcohol… Drug arrests down 30% in San Francisco… Farm Bureau endorses reclassification of industrial hemp... A petition and a survey… and more.</em></strong></p><p><strong><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/01/19/obama-marijuana-not-so-bad/4649883/">President Obama says cannabis is “less harmful than alcohol,”</a></strong> but legalization “is going to be a challenge” in Colorado and Washington // <em>USA Today</em></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 19:08:08 +0000 Steven Short 38778 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: January 24, 2014