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12:00am

Mon July 2, 2012
Breast cancer

Today on Your Call: What do we know about reducing risk for breast cancer?

On today's Your Call, we’ll talk about breast cancer and the current scientific thoughts on reducing risk.  Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women.  According to the Breast Cancer Fund, avoiding certain environmental toxins that show up in food and household items can be part of a prevention strategy.  What else do you want to know about breast cancer research?  Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org.  What measures do you take to prevent cancer?  It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar and you.

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12:34am

Fri June 29, 2012
Politics

Today on Your Call: Friday Media roundtable

On today’s Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the upcoming presidential election in Mexico. We’ll also talk about coverage of the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold one but strike down three key elements of Arizona’s SB1070 law. We’ll be joined by McClatchy’s Michael Doyle, independent journalist Valeria Fernández, and Al Jazeera English’s Frank Contreras joins us from Mexico City. Where did you see the best reporting this week? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. It’s Your Call, with Holly Kernan and you.

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12:00am

Thu June 28, 2012
transgender

Today on Your Call: What are transgender people facing today?

On today's Your Call, we’re talking about the trans* movement for social and legal equality. Thirty-four states can still deny employment, housing, or education to those who identify as transgender. What are the realities of those who live under the trans* label? Where are we seeing positives in education in activism? Join us at 10 or leave a comment at yourcallradio.org. What role should the government play in protecting trans* people? How far has society come in terms of accepting gender variance? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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4:09pm

Wed June 27, 2012
Your Call: Special Edition

Your Call: Special Edition

Following the Supreme Court’s ruling on the challenge to the healthcare reform bill, what questions do you have about the Court’s decision?  What do you want to know about how it will affect your access to medical care – and the future of health care locally and nationally?  Where does the movement for healthcare for all go next?  Join host Rose Aguilar for a special broadcast on Your Call on the Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act, Thursday at 11am.  Participate by calling in to 866-798-8255.

12:00am

Wed June 27, 2012
Poverty

Today on Your Call: What will it take to reverse the trend of deep poverty in the United States?

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Peter Edelman, author of So Rich, So Poor: Why It’s So Hard to End Poverty in America.  The latest census data shows that 46 million Americans ae now living in poverty. At the same time, social safety nets are being dismantled. Join us at 10am PST or leave a comment here. What will it take to seriously tackle this issue? It’s Your Call, with Holly Kernan and You.

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Peter Edelman, author of So Rich, So Poor: Why It’s So Hard to End Poverty in America.

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