censorship http://kalw.org en Civil Liberties -- Is Our Right of Privacy Gone? http://kalw.org/post/civil-liberties-our-right-privacy-gone <p>Civil Liberties: Is Our Right of Privacy Gone?&nbsp;<br><br><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guests:&nbsp;&nbsp;Hanni Fakhoury, Staff Attorney, the Electronic Frontier Foundation; Ben Rosenfeld, an attorney who specializes in police misconduct cases, civil rights cases and criminal defense law; and Shahid Buttar, Executive Director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee.</span></p><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Listeners: please call-in with questions/comments for the guests: 415-841-4134.</span></div><p></p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 23:12:15 +0000 Chuck Finney 29596 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who decides what kids can read in school? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-decides-what-kids-can-read-school <p>On today&#39;s Your Call we&rsquo;ll talk about how schools decide what students can read in their libraries and classrooms and what happens when books are prohibited.&nbsp; In Arizona, the Tucson Unified School District recently banned a long list of books in the Mexican American Studies program from their schools including Howard Zinn&rsquo;s People&rsquo;s History of the United States.&nbsp; So what are the criteria for school reading?&nbsp; And who should make these decisions?&nbsp; And how does this affect freedom in public education?&nbsp; Join us at 10 or email <a href="mailto:feedba Thu, 09 Feb 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 5596 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who decides what kids can read in school?