Thursday at 5:00 am
KKFI tries out various syndicated programs during this timeslot.
Does Black Media Matter? June 22, 2017 | 5:00 am
The left Forum held its annual event at John Jay College in New York City. The Cutting Edge brings you excerpts from a panel- hosted by myself and journalists Nyaba Arinde, editor of the Amsterdam News, Devorah Hill, an editor and media consultant, writer/author Herb Boyd and Milron Allimadi, editor and publisher of Black Star News
Beer: Crafting a Better Economy May 18, 2017 | 5:00 am
In our latest documentary Upstream explores beer from the perspective of the new economy movement. What is the deep history of beer? How was it sucked dry by the vampire-like processes of 20th century global industrial capitalism? And how has it emerged in the new craft beer revolution, with a new potential to build stronger communities, inspire cooperative workplaces, and fight against injustice? How could we build a new economy and attract folks to it simply by making it taste better?
Plans for the Old Bannister Federal Complex Part 2 April 27, 2017 | 5:00 am
We air a live, raw recording of a public meeting held on April 11th at Center High School regarding the disposition of the old Bannister Federal Complex, which housed the weapons plant operated by Allied Signal, Bendix, and Honeywell over the years. According to Federal Government, over 2000 toxins remain on the grounds. Part two of two,
Plans for the Old Bannister Federal Complex Pt. 1 April 20, 2017 | 5:00 am
We air a live, raw recording of a public meeting held on April 11th at Center High School regarding the disposition of the old Bannister Federal Complex, which housed the weapons plant operated by Allied Signal, Bendix, and Honeywell over the years. According to Federal Government, over 2000 toxins remain on the grounds. Part one of two,
The Solidarity Economy February 23, 2017 | 5:00 am
In this episode we explore a phenomenon that has existed throughout centuries both within and alongside Capitalism. Wherever relationships have been based on reciprocity, sustainability, and democratic governance you'll find the Solidarity Economy.
Sharing Economy? February 9, 2017 | 5:00 am
In this episode we look at how companies like Airbnb and Uber have influenced an entire generation and entirely shifted the economic landscape of major cities like San Francisco. Through candid conversations with journalists and industry insiders, we explore the darker side of these giant companies and investigate how this phenomenon arose and what implications are in store.
The Dream Under Siege January 19, 2017 | 5:00 am
53 years ago, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., delivered his famous speech, "I Have A Dream." What has happened to the dream of a Beloved Community?
Host John Shuck speaks with three activists who have a proven track record on social change about King's dream and how it has been hijacked.
Project Censored January 12, 2017 | 5:00 am
For the first half of the program, Peter and Mickey speak with sociologist William Carroll, about his latest research into the "transnational corporate class" -- top corporate board members and executives -- who wield vast influence over public policy.
Then Sunsara Taylor and Rafael Caderas make the case for "stopping the Trump regime before it starts;" they advocate mass protests on the scale of the anti-Mubarak uprising in Egypt. Their web site is www.refusefascism.org.