2012 http://kalw.org en Your Call's best books of 2012 http://kalw.org/post/your-calls-best-books-2012 <p></p><p>See the full list of recommendations from our bookworld specialists, and from other listeners!</p><p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 20754 at http://kalw.org Your Call's best books of 2012 Kick off the DNC with Melissa Griffin http://kalw.org/post/kick-dnc-melissa-griffin <p>The Democratic National Convention is underway in Charlotte, North Carolina, and current and former Bay Area political stars are taking the stage. Speaking at the convention are House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi, Congresswomen Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, and California Attorney General- Kamala Harris.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 01:27:18 +0000 Hana Baba 16170 at http://kalw.org Kick off the DNC with Melissa Griffin Will Durst: A staggeringly stumbling trip http://kalw.org/post/will-durst-staggeringly-stumbling-trip-2 <p>Will Durst here, wishing Mitt Romney the heartiest of welcomes home. He&#39;s got to be more relieved than a Midwestern corn farmer in the middle of a thunderstorm to be back on American soil. The GOP nominee embarked on a goodwill trip designed to raise his foreign policy bonafides, but the six-day charm offensive proved to be a bit light on the charm and rather heavy on the offensive.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 22:47:47 +0000 Will Durst 14804 at http://kalw.org Will Durst: A staggeringly stumbling trip