Politics

1:46pm

Fri November 15, 2013
Politics

Cannabis News Roundup: November 15, 2013

Cannabis leaf
Portable Network Graphics

Alameda Supes vote for legalization… If cannabis is medicine, shouldn’t pharmacies sell it?... Health news… Have you heard about Sam Hurd?... and more

LEGALIZATION

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12:00am

Fri November 15, 2013

3:52pm

Mon November 11, 2013
Politics

Addressing chronic homelessness with permanent supportive housing

Veterans Commons resident Jesse Breedwolf, 74.
Liz Pfeffer


California has the largest concentration of homeless veterans in the nation, and in San Francisco, it’s likely that more than 700 homeless vets will sleep on the street or in shelters this Veterans Day. 

According to Bevan Dufty, director of San Francisco’s Housing, Opportunity, Partnerships and Engagement (HOPE) program, housing homeless veterans is a high priority for the city. And the number of homeless veterans has decreased since last year, thanks in part to the opening of a permanent supportive housing facility called Veterans Commons.

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12:08pm

Mon November 11, 2013
Politics

Will Durst: Zero Hero

Note: Will Durst is a comedian and you may find some of his material offensive, or worse, not funny. His views do not necessarily reflect those of KALW.

Hey guys,

Will Durst here with a few choice words about the liberal exodus off the presidential bandwagon - which is approaching klaxon fire drill evacuation levels.

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10:42am

Sun November 10, 2013
Politics

“We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives”

Never-before-broadcast memories from JFK's confidantes recorded just after the assassination, hosted by journalist Robert MacNeil.   Listeners will hear from JFK colleagues who were with him during his first political race in 1946, until his last days in office.  Famous names and voices wrestle with grief and memory; and provide intimate details on JFK the man, the president and father. Monday at 7pm.

 

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