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Catalyst: Politics and Culture

Oct 9, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Talk/Public Affairs

With Lydia

Local writer Lydia Howell explores local culture, art, and activism with interviews and special features. She won the PREMACK AWARD FOR PUBLIC INTEREST JOURNALISM for her investigative reporting on homelessness in (the now defunct) PULSE Newspaper.

Lydia is a long time denizen of KFAI who also writes for various communicty newspapers and online publications.


MN Secretary of State Steve Simon, Zoe Henrot, Aritistic Dir. of BALLET COLABORATIVE

1:00 PM
Interview: Minnesota Sec. of State STEVE SIMON

All the many ways you can cast your 2020 vote in Minnesota

1:22 PM
Willie Nelson - Vote "Em Out
Willie Nelson Vote "Em Out
single Apple Music
1:28 PM
Jimmy Sommlville - And You Never Thought It Would Happen To You
Jimmy Sommlville And You Never Thought It Would Happen To You
v/a Rock the Vote
1:28 PM
Special Segments: BEAU OF THE FIFTH COLUMN (aka: Justin King)

"Beau" (aka: Justin King) has a unique take on the issues of the day--and it is of THE day: from a military family and with some years in the Middle East as a contractor, "Beau" was obviously impacted by those experiences. Now, he's what he calls an "adversarial journalist"

This Oct. 9th blog looks at the foiled plot of the white supremacist militia to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer---and what this says about the stability of U.S. small-d democracy only weeks before the 2020 Election.

1:40 PM
Interview: Zoe Henrot, dancer & artistic director of BALLET COLABORATORY

This new Twin Cities ballet company is diversifying the stories this classic dance can tell--and how to tell them

OCT. 24 Event DRIVE-IN FORWARD (2 performances 1PM & 4:30PM) OUTSIDE

More info: www.balletcolaborative.org (651)313-5967

1:55 PM
Billie Holiday & Lester Young - Sailboat in the Moonlight
Billie Holiday & Lester Young Sailboat in the Moonlight
A Musical Romance Columbia/Legacy