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Times like these call for radical ideas. But is being a radical a positive thing? And if so, why are so many radicals seen as dangerous?

Teachers continue to strike across the US

Feb 28, 2019
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On this edition of Your Call, we discuss the teacher strike that began in Oakland last week. Educators are calling for better pay, smaller class sizes, and expanded supportive services for students.

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On this edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss solutions to this country’s public education crisis.

Daily news roundup for Wednesday, April 27, 2014

Apr 27, 2016

Here’s what’s happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW News:

CCSF to shut down Wednesday ahead of faculty union strike

“As faculty at City College of San Francisco prepare to strike Wednesday over unfair labor practices, Interim Chancellor Susan Lamb has decided to shut down the 11 community college campuses around The City for the day.

Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

Sep 21, 2012
Staff at Cairo University protest on 16 September at the beginning of the academic year
Mohamed Omar

On today's Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss the media coverage of Chicago teachers strike. How did media cover the education crisis in Chicago? We’ll also talk about widespread labor protests in Egypt. We’ll be joined by Truthout’s Yana Kunichoff, In These Times Mike Elk, and freelance journalist Ahmad Shokr joins us from Cairo. Where did you see the best reporting this week? Join us live at 10 or send and email to feedback@yourcallradio.org. It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you