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City Visions: Course Correcting Climate Change, Part 3

September 24, 2018: In the final installment of our three-part series on course correcting climate change, we’re talking about green investing. What was once a moral dilemma has become a lucrative investment strategy.

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What would confirming Kavanaugh mean for sexual assault survivors?

On this edition of Your Call, we discuss the allegations of two women who have accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault.

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Almanac - Tuesday 9/25/18

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Tuesday, the 25th of September of 2018 is the 268th day of the year.

There are 97 days remaining until the end of the year.

42 days until Mid-Terms Election Day on Tuesday November 6, 2018...

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  On this edition of Your Call, we discuss the allegations of two women who have accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault.

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In a special presentation from KALW News, it’s a story about radical reforms in foster care, from the new podcast 70 Million.

By age 17, over half of young people in foster care have already been convicted of a crime or spent a night in jail. After they age out, a quarter will go to jail or get in trouble with the law within the first two years. California is determined to keep foster youth out of jail.

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If you were asked to name a piece of San Francisco infrastructure that’s still in use after over a hundred years, what would you guess? The Golden Gate Bridge? Coit Tower? Nope! But if you guessed the Embarcadero Seawall, you’d be correct!


Almanac - Monday 9/24/18

Sep 24, 2018

Today is Monday, the 24th of September of 2018. It's the 267th day of the year. There are 98 days remaining until the end of the year. 88 days until winter begins. 43 days until mid-term elections Tuesday November 6, 2018....

On this edition of Your Call’s One Planet series, we’ll have a conversation with Dr. Jonathan Latham, the director of the Poison Papers, a vast trove of chemical industry and regulatory agency documents and correspondence stretching back to the 1920s.

Global Climate Action Summit

September 24, 2018: In the final installment of our three-part series on course correcting climate change, we’re talking about green investing. What was once a moral dilemma has become a lucrative investment strategy. 

Paul Griffiths sings live on A Patchwork Quilt

Sep 22, 2018

Paul Griffiths as well as Jim Bruno dropped by Saturday to sing a set of songs before their gig  at The Lost Church. You can hear them on our Local Music Player, under A Patchwork Quilt.

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Thank you supporting KALW's September campaign!

A big thanks to the listeners who have already donated $258,000 toward our campaign goal of $375,000. All contributions that come in through Wednesday, September 25th count toward our goal -- help us reach it with your contribution today!

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Our wonderful food donors

Thank you to all the local businesses who provided food and drink during KALW's May membership campaign. Take a moment to see who they are, and if you have the opportunity, please thank them for supporting Local Public Radio!

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Almanac - Tuesday 9/25/18

Tuesday, the 25th of September of 2018 is the 268th day of the year. There are 97 days remaining until the end of the year. 42 days until Mid-Terms Election Day on Tuesday November 6, 2018...

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