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Rising Up with Sonali

May 31, 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 turn to Zahra Billoo, civil rights lawyer and Executive Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, San Francisco Bay Area, for commentary on Israels brutal assault on a refugee camp in Rafah, and how the US House is fixated on McCarthyist antisemitism hearings rather than weapons sales to Israel.

7:28 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Then, well examine why the Justice Department is suing Live Nation Ticketmaster. Emily Peterson-Cassin, Director of Corporate Power at Demand Progress will break down the companys monopolistic practices and what a fair resolution could look like.

7:38 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Finally, writer and organizer Ingrid Cruz will explore why the immigrant rights movement needs to work on being fully multiracial.