Arts & Culture
THURSDAY, AUGUST 13 PROGRAM # 8974 11:00 AM PT 50 Years of Ethnic Studies. Fifty years ago, students at San Francisco State University led a five-month strike in demand of relevant education for students of color. The protest, the longest campus strike in US history, helped galvanize the creation of the College of Ethnic Studies, […]
TUESDAY, AUGUST 11 PROGRAM # 8971 11:00 AM PT Nobel Winner Mario Molina. Mexican Scientist Mario Molina, winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his pioneering work predicting the depletion of the ozone layer as a consequence of the emission of chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) gases, talks about his life, his work on air pollution, […]
Acclaimed Cuban Singer Silvio Rodríguez Releases Album for Hope – Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodríguez recently released a new album dedicated to his millions of loyal fans in the Spanish-speaking world.
THURSDAY, JULY 23 PROGRAM # 8954 12:00 PM PT Memoirists Reyna Grande, Julissa Arce. They searched for the American dream. They rose from struggling undocumented kids to thriving leaders in the US. They now use their special talent and the power of their pen and their spoken word to help inspire and educate Latino youth […]
MONDAY, JULY 20 PROGRAM # 8949 12:00 PM PT Author Eduardo Galeano. Acclaimed Uruguayan author Eduardo Galeano talks about his latest book “Mirrors,” a collection of short stories about the history of the world. In this interview, recorded in San Francisco and aired for the first time on July 8, 2009, the late writer discusses […]
TUESDAY, JULY 7 PROGRAM # 8936 11:00 AM PT Coronavirus: Extra Edition. As coronavirus infections surge and deaths are lagging behind in the US, a scientist discusses the meaning of this phenomenon and the lessons of President Bolsonaro’s infection. He also comments on the long-term ravages of Covid-19, the disproportionate numbers of the pandemic on […]
TUESDAY, MARCH 31 PROGRAM # 8843 12:00 PM PT “American Dirt” and Diversity in Book Publishing. Announced by its fans as “a great migrant novel,” the book “American Dirt” tells the story about a Mexican mom and son who are forced to flee their hometown and crossed to the US after they feared for their […]
(Español) “Básicamente es un resumen del rol de las artes tradicionales en promover la equidad en la salud de la comunidad de Boyle Heigths”.
(Español) “Y de ahí ya comenzamos a cantar otra vez la música. Yo creo que si ella no me hubiera dicho, ‘vamos a cantar juntos’, quien sabe si ya no tocara yo”
(Español) El poeta recuerda sus días como estudiante y monje en México, sus estudios en la UNAM, su pensamiento revolucionario, y hasta opina sobre los derechos humanos en México.