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12:00am

Wed September 17, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Your Call: What can be done to fix inequality?

 

  

On the September 17th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with investigative journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner David Cay Johnston. From 2009 to 2011, the top 1 percent got 121 percent of income gains while everyone else saw their income fall. Inequality affects every aspect of our lives, from healthcare to social mobility, family structure, justice, and education. How does inequality hurt our economy as a whole? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

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1:09am

Tue September 16, 2014
Technology

Your Call: What do you want to know about cell phone radiation?

 

  

On the September 16th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with filmmaker, Kevin Kunze about the documentary film Mobilize. The film explores the potential long-term health effects from cell phone radiation as well as the latest scientific research on the issue.What does science tell us  about cell phone radiation and health? How safe are cell phones? Join the conversation on Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

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11:25pm

Sun September 14, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: How have GMOs shaped our food system?

 

  

On the September 15th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Jeremy Seifert, director of the documentary GMO OMG. 85 percent of our processed foods contain GMOs and almost 90% of our corn, soy and cotton are genetically modified. How do GMOs affect our health and the health of our planet? And what should the average consumer know about genetically modified foods? Join the conversation on Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you

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Jeremy Seifert, filmmaker and a concerned father and director of GMO OMG!

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11:44pm

Thu September 11, 2014

12:00am

Thu September 11, 2014
Education

Your Call: What pressures are teachers under today?

  

 

 

On the September 11th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars: A History of America’s Most Embattled Profession. The book chronicles the history of teaching in America and how it impacts current teacher struggles. With federal governments, parents, and school reformer groups telling teachers what to do, how does it affect teachers’ ability to actually educate? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

 

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