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May 6, 2016
Baltimore Uprising (Credit: Occupy.com)

Jean Albert Renaud on the Lead Up to the 1968 Riots

May 5, 2016 - Segment 2 - We continue our feature Baltimore Uprising: One Year Later, as Steiner Show producer Mark Gunnery interviews Jean Albert Renaud in a conversation about the 1968 riots. Renaud is a former Motown artist, horseman, wild Mustang rancher, and founder of Protect Yourself 1 and Project Arrowhead, two programs for at-risk youth.
May 5, 2015
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Where Does Baltimore Go From Here?

May 5, 2015 - Segment 2 - We continue our discussion of "Where does Baltimore go from here?" as the city begins to heal and move forward, with a focus on issues of poverty and upward mobility. We also ask if "Black culture" is a problem.
March 16, 2015
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News Roundup: Shootings In Ferguson, Situation In Iran, Hillary Clinton & U.S. Attorney General

March 16, 2015 - Segment 3 - We host a national and international news roundtable, and discuss last week's shooting in Ferguson, Iran, Hillary Clinton, and the nomination of Loretta Lynch for U.S. Attorney General.
January 7, 2015
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Kelli Murray, Black Brunch, and the Backlash Against #BlackLivesMatter

January 7, 2015 - Segment 3 - We discuss the case of Kelli Murray, a 911 operator who has been harassed because of Facebook posts about police brutality, and discuss Black Brunch protests against police violence.
October 2, 2014
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Protests in Hong Kong

October 1, 2014 - Segment 3 - We examine the situation in Hong Kong, where tens of thousands of pro-democracy protestors are demanding that China allow them to let Hong Kong residents elect their own leader in 2017, the scheduled date for the city's first elections. With: Eli Friedman, Assistant Professor of International and Comparative Labor at Cornell University and the author of the recently published book Insurgency Trap: Labor Politics in Postsocialist China.
April 1, 2014
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Update On Ukraine

March 31, 2014 - Segment 2 - We get a unique analysis of the situation in Ukraine, with Zoltan Grossman, member of the faculty in Geography and Native Studies at the Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington.
February 25, 2014
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Protests In Ukraine: Understanding The Complexity

February 25, 2014 - Segment 3 - We examine the turmoil in the Ukraine, where protests and police violence have left many dead and ousted the president.
January 24, 2014
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Moral Mondays Spread from North Carolina to Georgia

January 23, 2014 - Segment 4 - Allison Kilkenny, co-host of Citizen Radio and contributing reporter for The Nation, joins us for a commentary about Moral Monday protests that have spread from North Carolina to Georgia.
September 13, 2013
Women arrested in DC protesting for comprehensive immigration reform

Get Up, Stand Up! with Rose Aguilar

September 13, 2013 - Segment 2 - It's our newest weekly series Get Up Stand Up, where we learn about protests happening around the country, with Rose Aguilar, host of Your Call on KALW in San Francisco.
September 6, 2013
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Get Up, Stand Up! This Week In Social Movements & Protests Across The Country

September 6, 2013 - Segment 3 - It's time for our weekly segment Get Up, Stand Up! with Rose Aguilar, host of Your Call on KALW in San Francisco, where we learn about the social movements and protests taking place this week across America.
September 1, 2013
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Get Up Stand Up

August 30, 2013 - Segment 2 - It's another installment of our new weekly segment about social movements and protests across the country: Get Up Stand Up! featuring Rose Aguilar, host of Your Call on KALW in San Francisco. This week we talk about protests against coal in Massachusetts, nationwide fast food worker strikes, and "singing protests" in Wisconsin.
August 16, 2013

National Protests Update From Rose Aguilar

August 16, 2013 - Segment 3 - August 16, 2013 - Segment 3 Rose Aguilar, host of Your Call on KALW in San Francisco, joins us for our weekly rundown on protests happening around the country.
August 16, 2013
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Update From Egypt

August 16, 2013 - Segment 1 - We start the show at with an update on the situation in Egypt, as over 600 people have been killed and almost 4000 wounded following the Cairo police raid of two camps housing pro-Morsi supporters. Joining us from Cairo is Egyptian journalist Shahira Amin, former Deputy Head of the state-run Nile TV and former contributor to CNN.
August 12, 2013
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An Update On Conflict In Egypt

August 13, 2013 - Segment 3 - Shahira Amin, former Deputy Head of Egypt's state-run Nile TV and former contributor to CNN, gives us an update on the situation in Egypt.
August 12, 2013
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Middle East Roundtable: Egypt and Israel/Palestine Peace Talks

August 12, 2013 - Segment 3 - We close out the show with a roundtable on the Middle East to discuss the situation in Egypt and Israel/Palestine peace talks.
August 12, 2013
Chevron Protest in Richmond, CA

Rose Aguilar: This Week In Community & Social Movements

August 9, 2013 - Segment 3 - Rose Aguilar, Host of Your Call Radio at KALW in San Francisco, gives her weekly report covering protests and community actions across the country that mainstream media generally ignores.
July 31, 2013
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Zimmerman Verdict Commentary – Mychal Denzel Smith

July 31, 2013, Segment 2 - We begin a series of commentaries on the aftermath of the Zimmerman verdict with Mychal Denzel Smith, who recently wrote a piece for TheNation.com that asked "how long are we supposed to remain calm when the laws we are called on to respect are an open assault on our humanity?"
July 3, 2013
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Deadline Looms In Egypt As Protests Continue

July 3, 2013 - Segment 4 - We discuss Egypt, where protests against the Morsi government, and counter-protests supporting it, have erupted across the country. The Egyptian Army has issued an ultimatum calling for President Morsi's ouster that expires today.
July 3, 2013
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Protests In Brazil

July 3, 2013 - Segment 3 - We discuss the latest news from Brazil, where demonstrations against bus fare hikes have ballooned into massive anti-government protests.
July 3, 2013
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Pro-Choice Protests in Texas

July 3, 2013 - Segment 2 - We discuss the demonstrations in support of reproductive rights in Austin, Texas. A special state legislative session is currently in progress, called for by Governor Rick Perry with the intention of pushing forward anti-abortion legislation. This has sparked large protests at the Capitol. We are joined be organizer Rocio Villalobos.
June 4, 2013
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Massive Protests In Turkey Over Prime Minister Erdogan

June 4, 2013 - Segment 2 - This week in Turkey, a small sit-in in the heart of Istanbul over government plans to demolish a park for a shopping complex turned into a massive protest against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, elected ten years ago.