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12:00am

Thu May 14, 2015
Politics

Your Call: What are the untold stories behind the women’s movement?

Photo credit: Virginia Blaisdell

On the May 14th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, a new documentary that resurrects the hidden history of the women who founded the modern women’s movement. The film tells the stories of activists, students, artists, and intellectuals at the center of the movement, which brought about a social revolution in the US. What can we learn from the past? And what’s the state of women’s liberation today? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.

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6:00pm

Wed November 5, 2014
Cops & Courts

Assault and recovery, a reporter's personal tale

Judy Silber as a graduate school student in St. Louis during the 1990s.

In 1992, KALW's Judy Silber was in Des Moines, Iowa for the Bar Mitzvah of a second cousin. On a late Saturday afternoon, she left the hotel where she was staying with her family and went out for a walk. While crossing over a bridge, a man grabbed her and pulled her down the grass embankment. A warning to listeners, this story involves some disturbing and graphic content.

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6:00pm

Wed November 5, 2014
Education

Put to the test: How is U.C. Berkeley addressing sexual assaults on campus?

Student activists Sofie Karasek and Meghan Warner
Liz Mak

 

Sexual assault on college campuses is a topic that's difficult to escape right now. That's partly because earlier this year, the Department of Education released a list of 55 college campuses facing investigation for failing to take sexual assault reports seriously.

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9:58am

Thu June 19, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: How should colleges deal with rape and sexual assault on campus?

Rape Awareness
Wolfram Burner https://www.flickr.com/photos/wolframburner/10304330045 Flickr Creative Commons

12:00am

Thu June 5, 2014

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