Cronicas De La Raza 28 July 2009 – KPFA FM

Posted onJuly 28, 2009

Tonight’s program features News Headlines from the Americas and a special report on Honduras with on-the-spot observer, journalist Andres Thomas Conteris.

We’ll also hear guests Julia Sabory, S.F. Youth Commissioner and Henry Morales, with CARECEN’s youth program discuss the Alex Sanchez case and related Bay Area youth issues. We’ll stroll through the Streets of Aztlan and hear about the new Berkeley art gallery Pueblo Nuevo Artspace with our guests, Diana Negrin and Plinio Hernandez We will highlight the songs of touring Mexican musician Alfonso Maya.

Produced by Ventura Longoria, Vanessa Bohm, Ctone, Julieta Kusnir, Emiliano Echeverria, Carmen Andrea Rivera and Nina Serrano.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno

Live on the web at: www.kpfa.org

Hear the webcast:
(available immediately after broadcast)
Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Hear previous broadcasts of La Raza Chronicles :
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

Cronicas De La Raza 14 July 2009 – KPFA FM

Posted onJuly 13, 2009

Tonight‘s program in the revolutionary spirit of Bastille Day and of the July 19th anniversary of the triumph of the 1979 Nicaraguan revolution, honors liberty and equality – that are today being struggled for in Honduras. We feature a special report on the unfolding Honduran story as well as News Headlines from the Americas.

We review the KPFA and Pacifica elections and check out the Latin Alternative Music Conference in New York City. We stroll through the Streets of Aztlan and hear a calendar of upcoming events with the music you love to hear.

Produced by Ventura Longoria, Nina Serrano, Vanessa Bohm, Julieta Kusnir, Carmen Andrea Rivera, CTone and Emiliano Echeverria.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno

Live on the web at: www.kpfa.org

Hear the webcast:
(available immediately after broadcast)
Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Hear previous broadcasts of La Raza Chronicles :
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

Full interview with Maria Blanco on Supreme Court nominee Sonya Sotomayor

Posted onJuly 13, 2009

On Monday July 13th, the Senate Judiciary Committee began confirmation hearings for the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. If confirmed, Sotomayor will be the first Latina justice on the nation’s highest court.


For more on this historic nomination, Carmen Andrea Rivera interviews Maria Blanco, Executive Director for the Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute at the University of California at Berkeley. This extended interview includes a discussion of Sotomayor’s most important cases, as well as analysis and criticism.

Produced by Carmen Andrea Rivera.

Webcast: Mp3 / iTunes:
Full interview with Maria Blanco
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Original Broadcast: June 23, 2009
Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno

Hear previous broadcasts of La Raza Chronicles :
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

Full interview with Maria Blanco on Supreme Court nominee Sonya Sotomayor

Posted onJuly 10, 2009

On Monday July 13th, the Senate Judiciary Committee will begin confirmation hearings for the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to be an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. If confirmed, Sotomayor will be the first Latina justice on the nation’s highest court.


For more on this historic nomination, Carmen Andrea Rivera interviews Maria Blanco, Executive Director for the Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute at the University of California at Berkeley. This extended interview includes a discussion of Sotomayor’s most important cases, as well as analysis and criticism.

Produced by Carmen Andrea Rivera.

Webcast: Mp3 / iTunes:
Full interview with Maria Blanco
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Original Broadcast: June 23, 2009
Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno

Hear previous broadcasts of La Raza Chronicles :
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

Cronicas De La Raza 07 July 2009 – KPFA FM

Posted onJuly 7, 2009

Today’s program features News Headlines from the Americas with a follow up report on the unfolding events in Honduras, featuring journalist George Ciccarriello-Maher. We discuss how you can participate in the Pacifica Foundation and KPFA elections. We hear Salvadoran poet Jorge Argueta read his poem Close to the Fire about the recent left electoral triumph. We stroll down the Streets of Aztlan and hear the buzz in the barrio about Proyecto Mission Bohemia from popular musician’s Francisco Ferrer and Alfredo Gomez and the community produced CD “Mission Bohemia.” We include a calendar of upcoming events.

Produced by Vanessa Bohm, Carmen Andrea Rivera, CTone, Emiliano Echeverria, Julieta Kusnir, Ventura Longoria and Nina Serrano.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno

Live on the web at: www.kpfa.org

Hear the webcast:
(available immediately after broadcast)
Mp3 / iTunes podcast:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Hear previous broadcasts of La Raza Chronicles :
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37