social justice http://kalw.org en Radical Skeletons http://kalw.org/post/radical-skeletons <p></p><p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: Times; line-height: normal; ">It turns out that a community best known for winning spelling bees also has some radical skeletons in its closet.&nbsp;</span><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: Times; line-height: normal; ">Anirvan Chatterjee and Barnali Ghosh who live in Berkeley curate the South Asian Radical History Walking Tour.</span></p><p><span style="font-family: Times; letter-spacing: 0px; line-height: normal; ">Berkeley South Asian Radical History Walking Tour: www.berkeleysouthasian.org</span></p><p></p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 31820 at http://kalw.org Radical Skeletons What will it take to change the politics behind US aid to Africa? http://kalw.org/post/what-will-it-take-change-politics-behind-us-aid-africa <p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 18:20:05 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 19681 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who are your local heroes? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-are-your-local-heroes <P>On the next Your Call, we’re speaking with the winners of the Ella Baker Center’s “2012 Ellas.”&nbsp;This award honors leaders who are working to build strong communities and inspire others to promote peace, justice and opportunity.&nbsp; The awardees have tackled issues like racial justice, at-risk youth, and immigrant rights. Who have you seen fighting for social justice in your community? And how do you think they deserve to be recognized? Join us at 10pm PST or leave a comment here. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 16578 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who are your local heroes? Today on Your Call: How can art help build a social movement? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-can-art-help-build-social-movement <p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 May 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 10376 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How can art help build a social movement? Opinion: Finally, A Way Forward for Social Media and Social Justice http://kalw.org/post/opinion-finally-way-forward-social-media-and-social-justice <p>Social media is becoming an increasingly valuable tool for social justice advocates, not through oft-maligned &ldquo;slacktivism&rdquo; campaigns such as changing one&rsquo;s profile picture for a cause or through making a topic trend &mdash; but through its capability to help shape the national discourse surrounding issues, as two recent examples from two very different spheres of the web prove.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 15:45:51 +0000 Peter M. Gunn 9150 at http://kalw.org Opinion: Finally, A Way Forward for Social Media and Social Justice