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Crosscurrents Episodes

Ryan Katz

In a special presentation from KALW News, it’s a story from the new podcast 70 Million, an open-source podcast looking at jail and criminal justice reform in communities across the country.

Liza Veale

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.

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Glynn Washington and Anna Sale

Sep 20, 2018

Snap Judgment's Glynn Washington and Death, Sex, and Money's Anna Sale joined Hana Baba in studios in a public radio smackdown for our membership drive.

Hey Area: Where is East Oakland? It's more than geography
Hot Dates: "I'm Supposed to Be Certain" (from Death, Sex, and Money)
Counted: An Oakland Story (from Snap Judgment)

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Bay Area chefs

Sep 19, 2018

Rising stars in the Bay’s culinary scene, Preeti Mistry and Reem Assil joined Hana Baba in studios in a local celebrity smackdown for our membership drive.

A taste of the Bay Area’s long history of chocolate
From bean to bar: The Bay Area’s chocolate revolution
A new era in Bay Area food criticism

SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE: Greg Sherrell and Heklina

Sep 18, 2018

Greg Sherrell and Heklina joined Hana Baba in studios in a local celebrity smackdown for our membership drive.

A second line parade brings out the Big Easy in East Oakland
Rewriting the narrative with author and journalist Vanessa Hua

Liam O'Donoghue and Peter Finch joined Hana Baba in studios in an East Bay v. San Francisco smackdown for our membership drive.

Training for construction jobs in San Francisco in the midst of a labor shortage
What does factory-built housing mean for Bay Area trades workers?
• Preview: East Bay Yesterday
• Preview: The Finch Files

8/23: Stories from high school journalists

Aug 23, 2018

For teens, vaping is a sleek, discreet way to smoke
Is it us or is it the video games?
Where are Asian Americans like me on the big screen?

This is a special edition of Crosscurrents, showcasing the work of students in the San Francisco Unified School District.

8/22: Stories from high school journalists

Aug 22, 2018

The struggle to relocate after a lifetime in San Francisco
The history of a hidden castle in Hunters Point
Discovering my mother’s homeland

This is a special edition of Crosscurrents, showcasing the work of students in the San Francisco Unified School District.

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