Today we spend the hour with Kenn Burrows and special guests on the Gandhi-King Season for Non-Violence (Jan. 30 - April 4): a 64-day educational and grassroots campaign dedicated to demonstrating that nonviolence is a powerful way to transform, and empower our lives. We also welcome to the show Mitch Hall, a children’s rights advocate, yoga teacher and peace scholar, who will address Why Gun Control is Not Enough — Underlying Causes & Remedies for Direct Violence. During the 2nd half of the show we will interviewRenee Soule’ who teachs Non-Violent Communications at San Quentin State Prison; and we speak with two San Franciso State University students, Nic Rogoff and Vonique Strickland.
Archive for February 2013
Today’s program- Exposing the War on Whistleblowers- Supporting the Freedom of Information. Join us as we pull back the curtain on government censors as they continue to try to shoot the messengers of the free press— in the first segment we’ll speak with bestselling muckraker Greg Palast and we talk to Christian Stork of WhoWhatWhy.com; at the bottom of the hour we’re joined by Professor of Law Molly Shaffer Van Houweling, Faculty Director, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology about the Aaron Swartz case and beyond…But first the KPFA news headlines. Please stay with us.