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Black History Month

What does the political future of black women look like?

Feb 14, 2019
Photo by <a href="">Johnny Silvercloud</a>

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss the future of Black women in American politics.

Philosophy Talk: Identity Politics

Feb 1, 2019


The notion of identity has become so hugely important in contemporary political discourse that no conversation on social issues would be complete without it. But is identity politics the problem or the solution to what divides us?

Should there be limits to violence in the service of liberation?

Weekend Go-Tos for February 17, 2017

Feb 17, 2017
Ashleyanne Krigbaum

Looking for fun, community-focused events to attend this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Weekend Go-Tos for February 10, 2017

Feb 10, 2017
David Yu

The sun is out this weekend, and we have suggestions on what to do around the Bay Area that match the weather.

Image courtesy of Creative Commons

Shelton Johnson brings the hidden history of Blacks in the American West to life through a storytelling project at Yosemite National Park. In his performance, he channels that past, and transforms into the fictional role of Buffalo Soldier Elizy Bowman. And, as a note for our listeners, this story contains some racially-charged language.


Bay Area Book World Breaking News!  


Coloring books!

Philosophy Talk kicks off Black History Month

Jan 30, 2014