racism

9:20pm

Tue January 28, 2014
Out in the Bay ~ 1/30/14 ~ 7pm Thursday

Dance Brigade's "Hemorrhage" despairs over local, global crises

  

Angered by evictions, Google buses, NSA spying and "climate change"? Eric Jansen's guest on Out in the Bay, 7pm Thursday on KALW, is Krissy Keefer, artistic director of San Francisco's all-women performance troupe Dance Brigade. The company's current production, Hemorrhage: An Ablution of Hope & Despair, uses the Mission District and its eviction epidemic as a backdrop to explore local, regional and world crises – global warming, war, genocide, attacks on women and on San Francisco’s cultural core. Hemorrhage: An Ablution of Hope & Despair, plays at Dance Mission Theater through February 8.

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6:45am

Wed September 18, 2013
Dispatches from Kolkata for 9/18

Miss America's not fair enough... for Indians

Nina Davuluri crowned 'Miss America'

Her name is Nina Davuluri and this Indian American is the new "Miss America."  Indians are of course in a self-righteous lather about the blatant racism expressed on twitter recently, but here’s the ugly truth. Nina Davuluri can be Miss America. But she could never be Miss India. Or even Miss Indian-American Fremont. She’s just too dark

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12:11am

Tue August 13, 2013

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Fri July 19, 2013

11:42pm

Tue April 23, 2013
City Visions: April 29, 2013

Urban Etiquette

Probable inappropriate behavior.
Credit Duane Hoffman/msnbc.com

  

Living with 4.5 million people in the metropolitan

Bay Area means accepting some fundamental social premises and following a few rules. But what are they, and who makes them?

What’s the difference between infringing on rights, racism, and just plain annoying behavior?

What about using cell phones in public restrooms and on BART? When doesn't 10 items or less mean 10 items or less?

And how do you break up with your hair stylist? Discussing this with host Joseph Pace are:

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