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audioFull debate audio (Attachment On: Libby Schaaf Roundly Booed Over Handling of Housing Issues at First Oakland Mayoral Debate) (audio/mpeg 38.8MB) by Dave Id
(audio 56:23) Audio inadvertently begins toward the end of Nancy Sidebotham's opening statement, missing Libby Schaaf's....
Posted: Tue Nov 6, 2018 2:37PM
audio49th Anniversary of People's Park - rally and concert (audio/mpeg 347.4MB) by Rubble
Hear 2.5 hours of uncut audio from the rally and concert. Activists speak on the history and current issues in the struggle, organizing against the UC Berkeley administrations latest attempt to pave the park over for student and homeless housing. Several good local bands play sets. Distribute widely. (2hrs. 30min.)...
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2018 1:04PM
audioSave People's Park rally and concert (audio/mpeg 271.7MB) by Rubble
Hear 2 hours of uncut audio from People’s park from a rally and concert which took place at People’s Park, on the U.C. Berkeley campus, on September 23, 2018. The purpose of the event is to organize support against the University’s stated plans to turn the free public park into a lot for student housing and subsidized low-income housing for up to 100 homeless people. (2hrs 20min)...
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2018 12:46PM
audioIf You’re Going to Santa Cruz (audio/mpeg 5.7MB) by David Rovics
Last night I was kicked out of a building for the first time in my 51 years. It happened in Santa Cruz, California. Here's my latest podcast....
Posted: Fri Sep 28, 2018 10:52PM
audioKeith McHenry & Barbara Brust on AB2178's Restrictions on Sharing Free Meals with the Poor (audio/mpeg 20.6MB) by A Rude Awakening
Keith McHenry of Food Not Bombs and Barbara Brust of Consider the Homeless speak on California AB-2178, which would impose new restrictions on individuals and community groups that share free meals....
Posted: Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:28PM
audioMike Rhodes Day on The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – August 16, 2018 (Attachment On: Mike Rhodes recognized by Fresno City Council) (audio/mpeg 3.1MB) by KPFA
(audio 4:33) The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The hour-long newscast airs on all three stati...
Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:20AM
audioNew Orleans Treme Residents Hold Swimsuit Protest; Expose Recreation Commission problems (audio/mpeg 21.6MB) by WTUL News and Views
Amy Stelly, Treme resident, designer and water and human rights activist joined WTUL News and Views to discuss on going issues with the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC) and its habitual marginalizing of tax-paying residents. Adult swimmers recently ran into problems with having access to the Treme Community Center pool as well as health and transportation issues....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 3:05PM
audioTony Coleman Speaks Out About Threatened Eviction and West Oakland Gentrification (audio/mpeg 4.4MB) by Dave Id
On today's Hard Knock Radio program on KPFA, Davey D interviews long-time activist and community organizer Tony Coleman of OneFam and Bikes 4 Life. Tony addresses their fight to stay in West Oakland after being threatened with eviction. He declares that they will fight to the very end and not take it lying down, the loss of the last visible spot where the community can come together and share Black culture in West Oakland....
Posted: Tue May 29, 2018 11:56PM
audioPolice Bill and Gentrification (full May 29 episode) (Attachment On: Tony Coleman Speaks Out About Threatened Eviction and West Oakland Gentrification) (audio/mpeg 20.6MB) by Hard Knock Radio, KPFA
(audio 59:58) Ben McBride discusses developing a new Police Conduct Bill. And later Tony Coleman of OneFam / Bikes 4 Life talks about their fight to stay in We...
Posted: Tue May 29, 2018 11:56PM
audioEllenie Cruz of the NOLA Herb Gathering 2018 (audio/mpeg 13.1MB) by WTUL News and Views
Kezia speaks with Ellenie Cruz of the NOLA Herb Gathering, coming up on April 15th. A full day of information sharing, classes, and education about local plant medicine practices and how they connect to the culture of people historically from New Orleans....
Posted: Fri Apr 13, 2018 7:23AM
audioSuicide: The Ripple Effect, film screening & discussion (audio/x-wav 263.4MB) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL was joined in conversation by Robin Cilluffa, mental health advocate, and Janet Hayes, president of Healing Minds NOLA, to discuss the upcoming film screening and panel discussion of Suicide: The Ripple Effect, which tells the story of survivor Kevin Hinds....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 7:32AM
audioTrump Tuesdays - Louisianans Protest Senate GOP Health Bill (audio/mpeg 19.8MB) by WTUL News and Views
DJ Under The Bus was on hand at a rally organized by Metairie Indivisible to hear personal stories and learn why protesters are opposed to the "Better Care Reconciliation Act" - The Senate's version of the GOP House Bill - The American Health Care Act of 2017 #AHCA...
Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2017 9:24AM
audioNicole Humphrey, 'Not Racist or Bigot,' on Class and Section 8 Housing (audio/mpeg 764.0KB) by FRONTLINE in Dallas, TX
"It's just not people who are of the same class as us. Which sounds bad, but I don't mean that in a bad way." - Nicole Humphrey...
Posted: Wed May 10, 2017 5:14PM
audioFEMA and Louisiana Present stats on Flooding Events of 2016 (audio/mpeg 161.6MB) by wtulnews@gmail.com
Representatives from FEMA and Louisiana present information on the Floods of 2016, in preparation for their release of a report on the cost effectiveness of mitigating homes from flood damage....
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:53PM
audioStephanie Jackson: Community Organizer for Ride New Orleans on Making Riders' Needs Heard (audio/mpeg 12.3MB) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
Stephanie Jackson is the Community Organizer for Ride New Orleans, a non-profit organization that works to enhance the quality of life in the New Orleans region by promoting safe, convenient, and affordable transportation options....
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:43PM
audioInterview with Dj Jaffe - Focusing on Reforms for Untreated Serious Mentally Ill People (audio/mpeg 26.5MB) by WTUL News and Views
Dj Jaffe - Author of Insane Consequences: How the Mental Health Industry Fails the Mentally Ill - is a mental health advocate unafraid to speak the truth about the realities of untreated serious mental illness. He has been called radical by some and a gadfly by others but there is no doubt that his words resonate with many families unable to help their sick loved ones because the mental health system is completely dysfunctional....
Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:24PM
audioInterview with Cindy Schwartz: Jail Diversion Program Direction - Miami-Dade County (audio/mpeg 18.2MB) by WTUL News and Views
Florida is not a medicaid expansion state but pre and post booking jail diversion programs for mentally ill people are alive and strong in Miami-Dade County. How are they doing it?...
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:05PM