KALW

4:11pm

Wed September 10, 2014
INTERACTIVE

KALW's Shrine to Public Radio

We've built a shrine/temple/altar/magical mountain of knickknacks in KALW's front lobby. You can call it what you want, but we're honoring the amazing things that keep public radio alive, awesome, and meaningful. Bring a trinket, token, love letter, or object of your affection that symbolizes your <3 for radio and write a couple lines about why you chose that object.  Rebecca Solnit was our first guest contributor. She suggested a tiny radio for the shrine. Listen to her poetic reason why:

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5:31pm

Thu June 12, 2014
Politics

The San Francisco Shipyard: Undoing the toxic legacy

Luiza Leite

Marie Harrison is very familiar with the health issues in Bayview Hunters Point.

"I've lived and raised children in Bayview for almost 50 something years, and honestly for as long as I can remember there have always been complaints. Because no one really understood the relationship between their illnesses and where they lived," Harrison says.

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7:00pm

Wed June 11, 2014
Politics

The San Francisco Shipyard: Who gets the jobs?

Freddy Carter is working on block 51. This is one of the first buildings in the reinvention of the historic Hunters Point Shipyard that will come on the market.

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6:17pm

Tue June 10, 2014
Politics

The San Francisco Shipyard: Who will live in San Francisco’s new town

Hunters Point Building
Under CC license from Flickr user Chris D 2006

Linda Richardson is sitting in her car just outside a huge, fenced off, construction zone. This is where Lennar Urban is slowly building a new development at the site of the abandoned Navy shipyard. 12,000 homes by 2021. Richardson, a long time resident and community activist, wants to show me who will be most affected by the redevelopment.

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2:12pm

Tue May 20, 2014
out in the bay ~ 7pm Thursday 05-22-14

Harvey Milk Celebrated

Harvey Milk

Thursday, May 22nd is the debut of the Harvey Milk postage stamp.  "Out In The Bay's" Marilyn Pittman talks with James Black and Charles Morris, the authors of  "An Archive of Hope,"  a collection of Harvey Milk's speeches, columns, and campaign materials. Hear about Harvey's passion for government by the people and his campaign motto: "You gotta give 'em hope." Thursday, May 22nd, at 7pm right after "Fresh Air.  (originally aired October 13, 2013)

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