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Hard Knock Radio is 94.1 FM KPFA's daily drivetime Hip Hop Talk Show. It features hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson who hit the air everyday at 4pm offering news, views, breaks, and beats.

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Hard Knock Radio - "Occupation 101 - Voices of the Silenced Majority" - January 30, 2009 at 4:00pm
Today for the KPFA winter fundrive we offer to our listeners the documentary "Occupation 101 - Voices of the Silenced Majority."

Hard Knock Radio - The Lee Atwater Story - January 29, 2009 at 4:00pm
Today for the KPFA winter fundrive we offer to our listeners the documentary Boogieman: The Lee Atwater Story.

Hard Knock Radio - Che - January 28, 2009 at 4:00pm
Today for the KPFA winter fundrive we celebrate the life and legacy of Ernesto Che Guevara. We're offering to our listeners the documentary The Rise and Fall of Che. Also the book Che: A Graphic Biography. Later we feature an exclusive interview with Che from 1963.

Hard Knock Radio - Faubourg Treme - January 27, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the first day of the KPFA winter fundrive we offer to our listeners the documentary "Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans"

Hard Knock Radio - Got Me Daydreaming. Jazz great, George Duke - January 26, 2009 at 4:00pm
Anita Johnson discusses the upcoming event “Got Me Daydreaming”. Later in the show Weyland speaks with George Duke about his latest album Dukee Treats.

Hard Knock Radio - Mumia Commentary "Imperial Power". From Palestine to Oakland - January 23, 2009 at 4:00pm
Political commentator Mumia Abu-Jamal on “Imperial Power”. Today Weyland speaks with Maisha Quint of the Eastside Arts Alliance and Nadine El Sharafo about an event this coming Monday From Palestine to Oakland.

Hard Knock Radio - Mumia Commentary "Huey: A Memory". Police Brutality. Soul Singer Tracy Cruz - January 22, 2009 at 4:00pm
Political commentator Mumia Abu-Jamal on “Huey-A Memory”. Anita Johnson speaks with organizer Gabrial Wilson about Police Brutality. Later in the show Weyland speaks with San Jose soul singer Tracy Cruz about her album Feel'osophy.

Hard Knock Radio - Int'l perspective on President Obama - January 21, 2009 at 4:00pm
We bring you an international perspective on the inauguration of President Barack H. Obama. Features voices from all around the globe.

Hard Knock Radio - The inauguration of Barack H. Obama - January 20, 2009 at 4:00pm
We bring you interviews out of Washington D.C. from today's historic inauguration of the 44th president of the united states, Brack H. Obama.

Hard Knock Radio - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day special - January 19, 2009 at 4:00pm
We celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Includes interviews, music and speech clips.

Hard Knock Radio - Oscar Grant III, what's next? Director Steven Soderberg. Boyz II Men's Shawn StockmJanuary 16, 2009 at 4:00pm
Anita Johnson speaks with Christina Gomez from the Coalition Against Police Execution about this week's rally for Oscar Grant and whats next. Also Weyland speaks with Academy Award winning Director Steven Soderberg about his latest film Che. Later in the show Weyland chops it up with Shawn Stockman.

Hard Knock Radio - Mumia Commentary "Bombing for Moderates". Oscar Grant III rally highlights - January 15, 2009 at 4:00pm
Political Commentator Mumia Abu-Jamal on “Bombing for Moderates”. We bring you highlights from yesterday's protest in downtown Oakland for Oscar Grant the III. Later in the show, some folks from Youth Speaks

Hard Knock Radio - Oscar Grant III rally. Bay Area music group, Bayonics - January 14, 2009 at 4:00pm
Anita Johnson speaks with Christina Gomez of the Coalition Against Police Execution about the rally kicking off right now at Frank Ogawa Plaza in Downtown Oakland for Oscar Grant the III. Later in the show Weyland speaks with member of the group Bayonics.

Hard Knock Radio - Author Sister Souljah: "Midnight: A Gangster's Love Story" - January 13, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D speaks with the one and only Sister Souljah about her latest book Midnight: A Gangster Love Story.

Hard Knock Radio - Qi-Gong. Author Dave Zirin - January 12, 2009 at 4:00pm
Weyland reports from the Qi-Gong Conference. Later, sports columnist Dave Zirin stops by to talk about his latest book, "A People's History of Sports in the United States."

Hard Knock Radio - January 9, 2009 at 4:00pm
We bring extended coverage about the execution of Oscar Grant the III. Later in the show Anita Johnson discusses the story of a Richmond California Woman who was Raped and Beaten by four men becuase of her sexual orientation.

Hard Knock Radio - Oscar Grant Rally highlights - January 7, 2009 at 4:00pm
Anita Johnson speaks live with Hard Knock co-respondent Gregg Bridges at today's protest at the Fruitville Bart station. Later in the show JR of the Block Report speaks with one of Oscar Grant's family members. Later on we'll bring you audio from this morning's protest at the Alameda court house...

Hard Knock Radio - Oscar Grant discussion. Hip-Hop Artist Medusa - January 6, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D brings us information about a rally for Oscar Grant the III, an unarmed man who was shot and killed by a BART Police Officer on New Year's Day. Later in the show Davey D speaks with West Coast female hip-hop pioneer Medusa

Hard Knock Radio - Mumia Commentary "Inheriting an Empire". New Year's Day shooting - January 5, 2009 at 4:00pm
Political Commentator Mumia Abu-Jamal brings a commentary "Inheriting an Empire". Davey D brings us breaking news of an unarmed Man, Oscar Grant the III who was shot and killed New Year's Day by a BART Police Officer. Later in the show Davey D speaks with Hip-Hop artist Ras Ceylon.

Hard Knock Radio - Best in Music Worldwide 2008 extended mix - January 2, 2009 at 4:00pm
We bring you an extended mix of 01-01-09's program, the Best in Music from all over the world in 2008.

Hard Knock Radio - Best in Music Worldwide 2008 - January 1, 2009 at 4:00pm
We look back at the Best in Music from all over the world in 2008.

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