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Rising Up with Sonali

Apr 5, 2024 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

News

Rising Up with Sonali is an all-women run Radio and Television show that brings progressive news coverage rooted in gender and racial justice to a wide audience. The show is hosted and executive produced by Sonali Kolhatkar. The radio program airs on Pacifica stations KPFA and KPFK, and several affiliate stations. The television show airs on Free Speech TV (Dish Network, DirecTV, Roku).

Rising Up with Sonali
7:00 AM
KBCS 91.3 FM - HD1 - Bellevue Seattle Tacoma
KBCS 91.3 FM - HD1 Bellevue Seattle Tacoma
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7:00 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

YES! Presents: Rising Up With Sonali, is your weekly antidote to the doom and gloom of mainstream news, lifting up solutions that bring us closer to economic, racial, gender, and environmental justice. The program is hosted and executive produced by Sonali Kolhatkar, Racial Justice Editor at YES! Media.

7:02 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

This week, Iman Husain joins us to discuss her new story, The Protest Song the IDF Tried to Silence, about a 1972 protest song by Palestinian singer Zeinab Shaath that is now being heard widely

7:28 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Then, my colleague Breanna Draxler guest hosts an interview with Grist Magazines Tory Stephens about imagining just climate futures.

7:38 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Finally well turn to Dr. Amara Enyia, Policy and Research Director for the Movement for Black Lives, to discuss the results of a new survey showing that the majority of Black Americans support divesting from police departments and investing in the things that keep people safe: healthcare, education, mental health services and more.