KSER News

Alternative Radio - Sun 7am

THIS WEEK:   Angela Davis - Transnational Solidarity. Solidarity was long a term invoked by unions and working men and women. Now, alas, unions, under sustained political attack, are in acute decline. Today from Tahrir Square in Cairo to Ferguson, Missouri to Gezi Park in Istanbul people are in the streets raising again the cry of solidarity. Given the global scale of the climate change crisis transnational solidarities are needed now.

New Dimensions - Sun 8am

THIS WEEK:     Restorative Justice That Works with Sunny Schwartz. There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about getting tough on crime. You could say it’s working—in 2007 we had ten million Americans in prison or on probation. But is that really what we’re after? Sunny Schwartz is the designer and creator of the Resolve to Stop the Violence Project (RSVP), for which she received the Innovations in Government award.

Global Griot - Sun 9am

Griot is a west African word for storyteller, one who shares and preserves the culture of his people by telling the folktales and stories. Our Global Griot program brings you stories, tales, music, and myths of the world’s cultures every Sunday at 9 a.m.  Twice monthly 'Conversations with Writers' live interviews introduce you to successful writers and well-known storytellers.

Democracy Now! - Mon 5am & 7am & 5pm

Democracy Now! is a daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated news hour that airs on more than 1,250 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks around the globe. Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez host. Heard at 5am, 7am and 5pm.

The Takeaway - Mon 6am & 8am

The Takeaway is a national news program that delivers news and analysis that helps you make sense of the world you live in. Host John Hockenberry, along with The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invite listeners to be part of the American conversation. Heard at 6am and again at 8am.