gun control http://kalw.org en Golden Gate Bridge authority nixes toll-takers, Cal-OSHA fines refinery, and a bill to arm teachers http://kalw.org/post/golden-gate-bridge-authority-nixes-toll-takers-cal-osha-fines-refinery-and-bill-arm-teachers <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Human employees take a financial toll</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Toll-takers on the Golden Gate Bridge are on their way out – human toll-takers, that is. Today marks the first day of a testing period for a new all-electronic toll collection system. In sixty days – if all goes according to plan – motorists crossing into San Francisco will have to use an automated payment system, or they will receive a bill by mail after the bridge authority takes a photo of their license plate.</span></p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:52:00 +0000 Steven Short & Isabel Angell 22445 at http://kalw.org Golden Gate Bridge authority nixes toll-takers, Cal-OSHA fines refinery, and a bill to arm teachers East Bay Express: Teachers financing guns http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-teachers-financing-guns <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The state teachers' retirement system is attempting to divest itself from a company that finances the manufacture of assault weapons like the one used at Sandy Hook Elementary School. But even if it does, it still won't be out of the gun business.</em></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:00:00 +0000 Darwin BondGraham 22276 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: Teachers financing guns Today on Your Call: Are gun owners ready for new laws to prevent gun violence even if the NRA isn’t? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-are-gun-owners-ready-new-laws-prevent-gun-violence-even-if-nra-isn-t <p></p><p></p><p style="MARGIN: 0px 0px 15px; FONT: 14px Verdana"><span style="LETTER-SPACING: 0px"> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 15:55:27 +0000 Ali Budner 21861 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Are gun owners ready for new laws to prevent gun violence even if the NRA isn’t? Turnstyle: How to frame the debate over video games and gun violence http://kalw.org/post/turnstyle-how-frame-debate-over-video-games-and-gun-violence <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Penny Arcade Report’s Ben </span>Kuchera<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has a powerhouse of an </span><a href="http://penny-arcade.com/report/editorial-article/what-quentin-tarantino-can-teach-us-about-how-to-handle-the-violence-in-gam" style="line-height: 1.5;">editorial</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> up today.</span></p> Sat, 12 Jan 2013 00:24:20 +0000 Noah J. Nelson 21637 at http://kalw.org Turnstyle: How to frame the debate over video games and gun violence Today on Your Call: How should we respond to mass shootings? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-should-we-respond-mass-shootings <p></p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 14090 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How should we respond to mass shootings?