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Rising Up with Sonali

May 3, 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, well go to two college campuses where Free Gaza encampments have been set up, as part of the nationwide student-led movement to end Israeli genocide and occupation. Well start at San Francisco State University where two students, Jacob and Rithik, will explain why they are protesting and give us a tour of their camp.

7:28 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Then, well go to Philadelphia where sociology student Elez Beresin-Scher of Jewish Voice for Peace will join us from the Bryn Mawr College Free Gaza encampment.

7:38 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

We'll close out the hour by pivoting to a different topic, and air Part 1 of a very special conversation with a long-time friend and colleague Dortell Williams, a man who is serving a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole in California.