Malihe Razazan | KALW

Malihe Razazan

Senior Producer, Your Call

Malihe Razazan is the senior producer of KALW's daily call-in program, Your Call.

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Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Maurice Chammah, staff writer at The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization that covers the US criminal justice system

Victoria Law, freelance journalist focusing on women’s incarceration, author ofResistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women, and co-author of the forthcoming book, Your Home Is Your Prison

 

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests: 

Andrés Cediel, award winning documentary filmmaker, professor of visual journalism at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, and director of the new FRONTLINE documentary Trafficked in America

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Rose Aguilar and his guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Peter Waldman, investigative reporter at Bloomberg News

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MarketWatch: With no letup in home prices, the California exodus surges

 

Matt Martin and his guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Martin Chulov, award winning journalist covering the Middle East for the Guardian

Martin Smith, award winning FRONTLINE correspondent and producer

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The New Yorker: A Saudi Prince’s Quest to Remake the Middle East

 

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests: 

Eli Clifton, fellow at The Nation Institute and a contributing editor at LobeLog

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The New York Times: Gina Haspel, Trump's Choice for C.I.A., Played Role in Torture Program

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests: 

Gary Rivlin, reporting fellow with The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute, and author of Katrina: After the Flood

David Dayen, contributor to The Intercept, and author of Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud

Eric Reguly, European bureau chief of The Globe and Mail

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On Tuesday, the Senate Budget Committee voted 12-11, on party lines, to send the Republican tax bill to the floor for a full vote by as soon as Thursday.  

We’ll revisit our conversation with investigative journalist Jane Mayer. We'll speak to Mayer about her piece in the New Yorker on Robert Mercer, the hedge-fund tycoon who made major investments to ensure Donald Trump’s victory.

On today's Your Call we revisit our conversation with Dr. Ajay Chaudry, a social policy analyst and co-author of Cradle to Kindergarten: A New Plan to Combat Inequality

We’ll have a conversation about the state of retirement in the US. According to the Economic Policy Institute, the share of families with retirement savings declined after the 2008 Great Recession.

Used Under CC by MJWein / flickr

 

On today’s Your Call, we continue our weeklong immigration series by discussing the real life impacts of Donald Trump’s sweeping executive orders on immigrants and refugees.

Rick Flores / Amah Mutson Tribal Band

  

On the June 20th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about how the Bay Area Native American tribe Amah Mutsun is using its traditional knowledge to solve today’s environmental problems.

California Department of Public Health / Used Under CC / flickr

 

On the June 15th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about Lyme disease, which is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected black-legged ticks.

  

On the May 30th edition of Your Call, we'll revisit our conversation with Jane Mayer about her new book Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

On the March 8th edition of Your Call, we’ll revisit our conversation about the benefits of nature on our mental health.

On the September 15th edition of  Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with labor historian Steve Fraser about his new book “The Age of Acquiescence: The Life and Death of American Resistance to Organized Wealth and Power.

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with educators as they prepare to return to the classroom. With California facing another $20B budget short fall, what are teachers facing this year? If you are a teacher, how are preparing to go back to school and what are you facing? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. How has teaching changed because of budget cuts? What are you doing to support teachers? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the Catholic Bishops' history, membership, and political connections. They are currently fighting a federal mandate that would have required all health insurance plans to provide free birth control. Why are Catholic Bishops dominating the birth control debate? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org.  How does US Conference of Bishop influence policy in Washington?  It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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On today’s Your Call, it’s Our Friday media roundtable. This week’s we’ll have a conversation about President Obama’s $3.8 billion dollar budget and the deal reached on payroll tax cuts. We’ll also discuss the brutal crack down in Bahrain. We’ll be joined by the Nation’s Greg Kaufmann, the Huffington Post’s Mike McAuliff and independent journalist Mona Kareem joins us from Kuwait. Join us at 10 or send your story of the week to feedback@yourcallradio.org. Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about a nationwide campaign calling on Apple to improve working conditions in its manufacturing plants in China, where workers say they make less than $1 an hour and work up to 16 hour days. Holiday sales boosted Apple profits to $1 billion a week. How can citizens push companies like Apple to make products without exploiting workers?  Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What do you expect from companies whose products you buy? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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Photograph by Ed Kashi

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the State and Society in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation and its largest oil producer. Religious violence cost 500 lives in 2011 and recently the removal of subsidies has led to political unrest. What explains the rise of religious extremism in Nigeria? Join us live at 10 or send an email to feecback@yourcallradio.org. Who is benefiting from Nigeria’s natural resources? It's Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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Police round up Occupy Oakland protesters outside a downtown YMCA.: Spencer Mills (@OakFoSho)

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the protests in Oakland, which resulted in 400 arrests. With tensions escalating between the police and the protesters, some people are questioning the direction the occupy movement is taking. So what happened during the latest Occupy Oakland demonstration? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. How is the Occupy movement responding to the recent wave of violence? And what's next? It's Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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On the next Your Call, we’ll talk about concrete ways we can resist crony capitalism – and narrow the gap between the 1% and the rest of us.  What should we be demanding – and what are some real victories we can win?   And how can we keep economic inequality in the conversation during this election year?   Join us live at 10 or send an email to feedback@yourcallradio.org. Where do you see glimmers of hope for economic change? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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