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A semiweekly program about politics, society and culture. Interviews and analysis with host Kris Welch.
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Living Room - June 19, 2009 at 12:00pm
Obama's healthcare reform has problems---from every direction. We hear the latest. PLUS: born, raised, still living in Lahore, a Harvard grad tells us what life is really like in Pakistan.
Living Room - On-going turmoil in Iran; new climate report; local poets. - June 18, 2009 at 12:00pm
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians are demonstrating every day that the election there is NOT over. We hear the latest. PLUS: climate change is here, now, and here's how we're feeling it---a new report lays it out.
Living Room - June 12, 2009 at 12:00pm
Bush Era domestic spying is being defended and practiced under the Obama administration. The Electronic Frontier Foundation is trying to force AT&T and the U.S. Government to abide by the Constitution. Plus, Moe's Books on Tellegraph Ave in Berkeley is turning 50,
Living Room - June 11, 2009 at 12:00pm
Lawmakers in Sacramento are desperate for cuts to close the $24 billion budget gap, our guests have some suggestions: Shut down the state's Juvenile Justice System, scale back the drug war, and end the death penalty. Also, the Department of Defense calls protests "low level terrorism."
Living Room - June 5, 2009 at 12:00pm
Corporations are running things, but it doesn't have to be this way. In fact, it wasn't that long ago that human kind had many different kinds of money to spend and invest instead of just one. Can we get that back? We speak to author, media critic and old school cyber-punk Douglas Rushkoff...
Living Room - June 4, 2009 at 12:00pm
In these difficult times who's fighting for the little guy? Consumer Watchdog, Free Press, and Just Cause Oakland that's who. Chevron gives $350,000 to Schwarzenegger, was that to keep an oil extraction tax off the table? Obama picks a new FCC chair, will the internet get more free and open now?