Where Community Grows
KFAI is a volunteer-based community radio station that exists to broadcast information, arts and entertainment programming for an audience of diverse racial, social and economic backgrounds.
Nov 13, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
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.
NOV. 13, 2020: ART=FOOD Event/Veterans Voices
VINE ARTS annual ART Equals FOOD Benefit for SOUP FOR YOU/ Voices of VETERANS for PEACE
Bruce Springsteen Born in the USA (accoustic)
18 Tracks Columbia
Interview: EDIE KARRAS, Artist-activist w/VINE ARTS CTR. (Minneapolis)
Edie Karras talk s about the community-centered VINE ARTS CTR & the 2nd annual ART EQUALS FOOD Benefit for grassroots daily feeding organization SOUP FOR YOU. The event is SAT. NOV. 21, 6PM to 9PM. Go to vineartscenter (dot) org for more info
Martin Espada Blues for the Soldiers Who Told You (poem)
The Dead Will Dance the Mambo Leaping Frog
John Trudell Bombs Over Baghdad
AKA Graffitti Man Riko
Interview: HUGH THOMPSON, hero of the My Lai Massacre
HUGH THOMPSON (1943-2006) was a Vietnam War veteran who STOPPED the infamous My Lai massacre and saved as many as 300 elders, mothers and children from slaughter by Thompson's fellow American soldiers. Thompson was harassed and denigrated for 30 years before being given the Soldiers' Medal for valor in service to CIVILIANS in war. Thompson is interviewed by KFAI Radio host DON OLSEN (Northren Sun News, Thursdays, 1PM) at the 2203 VETERANS FOR PEACE national convention
David Rovics Song for Hugh Thompson
We Only Want The World www.davidrovics.com
Thomas McGrath Poem At The End of The World
Special Segments: Beat poet LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI reads his poem "Falling"
Stevie Wonder Frontline