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KCPW Presents: “Polk Street Stories” (6/22/18)

Public Historian Joey Plaster spent over a year gathering more than 70 interviews from people experiencing Polk Street’s transition from a working class queer

KCPW Presents: “Smackdown: City Hall vs Big Oil” (6/15/18)

Richmond California is a working class town that grew up in the shadow of a Chevron refinery. The company ran both the

Inland port plan bridges divide, couple attacked during Pride and ozone pollution arrives earlier than usual

Two Utah lawmakers unveil their ideas for bridging a divide between Salt Lake City and the state over the planned Inland Port. A mob shouting homophobic

KCPW Presents: “Making Obama: Part 2”

From WBEZ Chicago, Making Obama tells the story of Barack Obama’s climb from the South Side of Chicago to the national stage.

KCPW Presents: “Making Obama: Part 1” (6/1/18)

From WBEZ Chicago, Making Obama tells the story of Barack Obama’s climb from the South Side of Chicago to the national stage.

KCPW Presents: “Mine Enemy: The Story of German POWs in America” (5/25/18)

When captured German soldiers showed up to work the Camlin family farm in South Carolina, World War II entered the family’s life

KCPW Presents: “Can Negotations Denuclearize North Korea?” (5/18/18)

How should the United States respond to North Korea’s rapidly advancing nuclear capabilities? Some experts suggest a summit between President Trump and

KCPW presents: “Re:sound-The Mothers Show” (5/11/18)

This hour, Mothers in all their beautiful, complicated glory. Deliverance  by Francesca Panetta and Lucy Greenwell with presenter Lemn Sissay for Between the

KCPW Presents: “Debate: Preserve Net Neutrality: All Data is Created Equal” (5/4/18)

What if a single policy could impact American democracy, culture, and competitiveness?  What if that policy might either empower citizens and consumers,

KCPW Presents: “The Trouble: Doppelganger” (4/27/18)

Richard Jones was sentenced to 19 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. Seventeen years in, he discovers he has