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1:18am

Mon July 28, 2014
Politics

Your Call: What should the US response be to children massing at the border?

On the July 28th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the surge in unaccompanied children entering the US. Since last October, 52000 children have been taken into custody. What are the conditions inside the US Immigration Detention Centers? How should  we resolve the worsening humanitarian crisis? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Holly Kernan and you.

Guests:

Catherine Tactaquin, executive director and co-founder of the National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights 

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11:43pm

Thu July 24, 2014

12:00am

Thu July 24, 2014
Arts & Culture

Your Call: Do arts organizations serving diverse audiences get their fair share of public funding?

  

 

 

On the July 24th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we'll talk about a recent report that found that 76 percent of public grant money in San Francisco goes towards arts programs with primarily white audiences, even as people of color make up over half of the city's population. What’s the right way to decide who gets public money for the arts? Do the criteria need to change to ensure that the broadest public is served? It's Your Call, with Hana Baba, and you.

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12:08pm

Wed July 23, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: How should we understand our connection to water?

 On the July 23rd, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with biologist Wallace Nichols about his new book, Blue Mind. Nichols explores how we are beginning to learn that our brains are hardwired to react positively to water and that being near it can calm and connect us, increase innovation and insight and even heal what’s broken. What do we need to know about the power of water? On the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar.

Guests:

Wallace Nichols, scientist, wild water advocate, community organizer and author

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12:00am

Tue July 22, 2014

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