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12:00am

Wed January 11, 2012
Medical marijuana

Today on Your Call: How is the marijuana industry working in California?

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On today's Your Call, we’ll talk about the laws and economics governing the sale of marijuana and the recent federal crackdowns on farms and dispensaries.  Medical marijuana, a $14 billion industry, is a driving force in California’s economy. How should it be regulated? What do you think of the crackdowns? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org.  What’s your experience with the marijuana industry and what’s in store for its future?  It’s Your Call with Holly Kernan, and you.

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12:00am

Tue January 10, 2012
Healthcare, Access, Resources

Today's Your Call: Are you uninsured or underinsured?

 

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about The Affordable Care Act. What are the new coverage options? In California, the cost of health insurance is rising more rapidly than family incomes. What resources are available for those of us don’t have healthcare or don’t have much coverage?  Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What resources are available? And what’s in store for the future of healthcare? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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9:07am

Mon January 9, 2012
Politics

Today's Your Call: Who are the Democrats?

With the 2012 election cycle ramping up, we’re asking some fundamental questions: Who is the base of the Democratic Party?  Who’s leading it?  Who’s funding the party?  How has the party changed over the years and what does it stand for?  Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org.  What is your opinion of the Democratic Party?  And what do you want to know about it?  It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.

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12:00am

Fri January 6, 2012
Media Coverage

Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

On the next Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage the National Defense Authorization Act, which has come under attack by civil liberties group. There’s a lot of confusion over the law actually does. Are the media answering your questions? We’ll also discuss coverage of the escalating political tensions in Libya . What grabbed your attention this week? Join us at 10 or email  feedback@yourcallradio.org. Where did you see the best reporting this week?

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12:00am

Thu January 5, 2012
Community organizing

Today on Your Call: How can communities organize to change local laws?

 

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Thomas Linzey, author of “Be the Change: How to Get What You Want in Your Communityand Shannon Biggs, author of “The Rights of Nature.” How can communities defend themselves from corporate interests? Are local laws the answer? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. How are you organizing for change in your community? And what changes would you like to see? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you. 

 

 

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