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On the September 28th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with human rights activists from the Middle East and China.

On the September 27th edition of  Your Call, we'll break down the first Presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. We'll check the facts, provide context, and take your calls. 


On the September 26th edition of Your Call, we'll rebroadcast a conversation we had with Dr. Monique Morris, author of Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.

Your Call: Rad women worldwide

Sep 22, 2016

On the September 22nd edition of Your Call, we’re discussing Rad Women Worldwide: Artists, Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History.

Every Thursday through Election Day, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focused on local and state elections, the voting system, and the democratic process in California.

Your Call: Guns, Greed, and the NRA

Sep 20, 2016

On the September 21st edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the new documentary Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and The NRA.

Your Call: The politics of pleasure

Sep 20, 2016

 

On the September 20th edition of Your Call, journalist Peggy Orenstein joins us to discuss her book, Girls & Sex, Navigating the Complicated New Landscape.

 

On the September 19th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with history professor Nancy Isenberg about her new book White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America.

Your Call: Trapped in the Forever War

Sep 15, 2016

  On the September 16th edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll have a conversation with veteran journalist Mark Danner about his new book Spiral: Trapped in the Forever War.

 

On the September 15th edition of Your Call, Ian Haney López joins us to discuss his book Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class.

Every Thursday through Election Day, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focused on local and state elections, the voting system, and the democratic process in California.
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On the September 14th edition of Your Call, Mary Ellen Hannibal discusses her new book Citizen Scientist, Searching for Heroes and Hope in an Age of Extinction.

On the September 13th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with military historian Andrew Bacevich about his new book America's War for the Greater Middle East.

Your Call: Restoring the oceans

Sep 12, 2016
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On the Septermber 12th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about marine sanctuaries. Last month, President Obama created the largest marine protected area on the planet. He expanded the Papahānaumokuākea Marine Monument to include half-a-million-square-miles of waters in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

On the September 9th edition of  Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss a new Buzzfeed investigation about how a private global court empowers corporations to bend countries to their will and help executives escape punishment.

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On the September 8th edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss the recently declassified documents about ties between the 9/11 hijackers and the Saudi Arabian government.

Every Thursday through Election Day, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focused on local and state elections, the voting system, and the democratic process in California.

 

On the next Your Call, we’ll discuss key down ballot races.

On the September 6th edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss the rising cost of healthcare and health insurance in California. Covered California, the state’s health insurance exchange, has announced that in 2017, premiums will rise by an average of 13 percent.

Your Call: Confronting sexual harassment

Sep 5, 2016

  On the September 5th edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss sexual harassment.

On the September 2nd edition of  Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the impeachment of Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff.

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On the September 1st edition of Your Call, we’re talking about how climate change is affecting wildfires.

  Every Thursday through Election Day, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focused on local and state elections, the voting system, and the democratic process in California.

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On the August 31st edition of we’ll discuss the estimated 40 percent of food that’s wasted every year in the United States.

On the August 30th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the growing protest at the Sacred Stone Spirit Camp in North Dakota. For weeks, thousands of Native Americans have joined Standing Rock Sioux tribe members in their protest against the construction of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipe.

Your Call: Rose Aguilar’s 10th anniversary

Aug 29, 2016
Laura Flynn

On the August 29th edition of Your Call, we will mark Rose Aguilar’s 10th anniversary of hosting Your Call by opening up the lines.

  On the August 26th edition of  Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the United States’ role in Saudi Arabia’s yearlong war on Yemen.

Your Call: Profiting from the poor

Aug 24, 2016

  On the August 25th edition of  Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Daniel Hatcher about his new book The Poverty Industry: The Exploitation of America's Most Vulnerable Citizens.

National Park Service

 

On the August 24th edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss threats currently facing national parks.

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