family http://kalw.org en Alameda County grapples with implementing Laura’s Law http://kalw.org/post/alameda-county-grapples-implementing-laura-s-law <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/05/319261675/shooting-at-seattle-pacific-university-leaves-several-wounded">shooting at Seattle Pacific University</a> marks the latest gun-related tragedy in the U.S. It follows the attacks in Isla Vista at </span>UC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Santa Barbara. The country is talking about whether or not to require treatment for the severely mentally ill. In California, this has been an ongoing conversation, ever since the creation of Laura’s Law.</span></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 01:08:46 +0000 Liz Mak 44839 at http://kalw.org Alameda County grapples with implementing Laura’s Law StoryCorps: Overcoming mental illness together http://kalw.org/post/storycorps-overcoming-mental-illness-together <p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 00:46:03 +0000 Rachel Wong 39885 at http://kalw.org StoryCorps: Overcoming mental illness together Philosophy Talk takes on the Challenges of an Aging Population http://kalw.org/post/philosophy-talk-takes-challenges-aging-population <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>All over the world, people are living longer and having fewer children than ever before. In less than two decades, one fifth of the US population will be over 65 years old. So what do these radically changed demographics mean for how we re-imagine the shape of a human life? Should we think of the rapidly increasing older population as a blessing or a burden? Sat, 23 Nov 2013 19:24:28 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 36310 at http://kalw.org Philosophy Talk takes on the Challenges of an Aging Population California Revels Singers Live Sat. 3 pm http://kalw.org/post/california-revels-singers-live-sat-3-pm <p>Folk Music &amp; Beyond welcomes the California Revels Solstice Ensemble this coming Saturday 3 pm. &nbsp;Eight singers from the ensemble will perform festive and seasonal songs and they'll give us a sneak preview of the Revels' upcoming performance "The Spirits Of Haddon Hall."</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:49:07 +0000 JoAnn Mar 32905 at http://kalw.org California Revels Singers Live Sat. 3 pm Radio Ambulante: Yadira, Javier y Lucía http://kalw.org/post/radio-ambulante-yadira-javier-y-luc <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Javier and Yadira met, they fell in love, and they created a life together. But sometimes, relationships change in a way people don't expect. Rosa M. Ramirez investigated this story, and it is narrated by Nancy López.</span></p> Mon, 27 May 2013 19:01:37 +0000 Rosa M. Ramirez 27820 at http://kalw.org Radio Ambulante: Yadira, Javier y Lucía