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2:14pm

Tue October 14, 2014
OPPORTUNITIES AT KALW

KALW Seeks Two Part-Time Announcers

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

91.7 KALW-FM, San Francisco seeks candidates for two part-time announcer-operator positions:

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6:30pm

Mon September 22, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

From home bakeries to warehouse businesses, food companies expand in Richmond

Rosa Robinson turns out cupcakes and other confections for Sweet Dreams Bake Shop.
Sukey Lewis

Sky-high rents, Google buses and gentrification are all buzzwords around the Bay Area. But that is not the case in the city of Richmond. With unemployment at 10.1 percent, the city of more than a hundred thousand residents stubbornly trails behind the rates of Bay Area neighbors like San Francisco and Berkeley.  

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12:11am

Fri August 8, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Your Call: The U.S.-Africa Summit and corporate taxes

Protest At US Africa Summit In Washington DC

On August 8th edition of  Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss media coverage of the three-day US-Africa Summit in Washington DC. We’ll also talk about President Obama’s interview with the Economist in which he talked about his friendly relationship with big business. We’ll be joined by the San Francisco Chronicle’s Andrew Ross, the Guardian’s Chris McGreal and The Nation’s Mike Konczal. Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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3:10pm

Tue March 11, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

First Mayoral forum in series tackles jobs and diversity in SF

Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, addresses a crowd at SF Mayor Ed Lee's Mayoral Community Stakeholder Forum: Diversity, Innovation, and Jobs of the Future.
Isabel Angell

African Americans are leaving San Francisco at an alarming rate. They make up just six percent of the population, down from over 13 percent in 1970 and have a higher unemployment rate than whites and other minorities.

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4:05pm

Thu September 12, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Youth Radio: Life lessons from laundry

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Teenagers are three times more likely to be unemployed in this country than adults. In Castro Valley, California there aren’t that many newspaper routes or lawns to mow.  But I was able to land a gig close to home, fixing washers and dryers with Grandpa.

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