City Visions

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Local Bay Area issues, with listener participation, every Monday at 7pm

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12:00pm

Mon August 1, 2011
City Visions-August 1, 2011

California Redistricting

Host: Lauren Meltzer

Producer: Lisa Denenmark 

In November, Californians voted a second time to remove elected representatives from the redistricting process, or the drawing of electoral boundaries. Voters gave that authority to a newly formed Citizens Redistricting Commission.

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12:00pm

Mon July 25, 2011
City Visions-July 25, 2011

Is it time to end Care not Cash?

Host: Joseph Pace

Producer: Yumi Wilson 

Some leading homeless advocates think it is, and they've convinced five supervisors to place a measure on the November ballot that would effectively repeal Care Not Cash. Jane Kim, Eric Mar, David Campos, John Avalos and Ross Mirkarimi all support a measure that is now being called the Fair Shelter Initiative.

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12:00pm

Mon July 18, 2011
City Visions- July 18, 2011

Growing Organic: the dirt on growing organic food

Host: Lauren Meltzer

Producer: Lauren Meltzer 

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12:00pm

Mon July 11, 2011
City Visions-July 11, 2011

What’s Next for the Marriage Equality Movement in California?

It’s been an eventful year in the movement to legalize same sex marriage. Last year Judge Vaughn Walker ruled California’s Prop 8 unconstitutional. Then late last month, New York governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation allowing same sex couples there to marry. And just last week, Rhode Island authorized civil unions. All this against the backdrop of the imminent repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, the launch of the It Gets Better video campaign and the first ever Gallup poll to show a majority of Americans supporting same sex marriage.

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12:00pm

Mon June 27, 2011
City Visions-June 27, 2011

Playing Games With The Brain

Host: Lauren Meltzer

Producer: Lauren Meltzer 

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