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Rising Up with Sonali

Jun 14, 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, we'll go to India to speak with Punjabi journalist and writer Amandeep Sandhu about the results of recent elections in the worlds largest democracy. He'll explain why right wing Hindu fundamentalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his BJP party lost their majority power.

7:28 AM
NEWS: Rising Up with Sonali

Then, Chef Mollie Engelhart joins me to discuss regenerative farming and why it can help address climate change. Engelhart is executive chef at Sage Regenerative Kitchen and has faced backlash from vegans for introducing sustainable meats into her menu.

7:38 AM
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Finally, well mark Fathers Day with Dortell Williams, an incarcerated father serving a life sentence without parole in California.