Mon March 5, 2012

"Fast Lane" by Bad Meets Evil

This song makes thirteen-year-old Omari Embry feel invincible.



Mon March 5, 2012
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: How can awareness here and abroad save our oceans and underwater life?

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the 9th annual San Francisco Ocean Film Festival, which kicks off on Thursday, March 8th. The festival celebrates the sea with inspirational films intended to increase our appreciation of the oceans. This year, the festival is showing several international films. Join us live at 10 or send an email to How can awareness here and abroad save our oceans and underwater life? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


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Fri March 2, 2012
Cops & Courts

New book "Captive Genders" celebrated at Mills College

Co-editor Nat Smith talks about the book Captive Genders at Mills College on Thursday.

What does it mean to be a transgendered person in prison? A collection of writings on queer, transgender and prison politics shed light on these two populations and their struggles.

Released last fall, the book Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex brings together stories and poems from current and former prisoners, activists, and academics looking at how race, gender and sexuality are experienced when a person is incarcerated.

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Fri March 2, 2012

Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

On today’s Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This well, we’ll have a conversation about the upcoming BP trial over the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. We’ll also discuss Russia's Presidential elections, which are scheduled for March 4th. We’ll be joined by Propublica’s  Abrahm Lustgarten,The Times Picayune’s David Hammer, and the Christian Science Monitor’s Fred Weir joins us from Moscow. Join us at 10 or What’s your story of the week? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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Thu March 1, 2012

Crosscurrents: March 1, 2012

Technology that can predict death, fighting through leukemia, a profile of local jazz musician Larry Vuckovich, and local musicians The Magik Magik Orchestra.