Thursday at 5:00 am
KKFI tries out various syndicated programs during this timeslot.
The 1871 Mother’s Day Proclamation for Peace May 7, 2015 | 5:00 am
The story of Julia Ward Howe's 1871 Proclamation for Peace and her call for a universal Mother's Day to promote peace and disarmament. Host Carol Boss talks with Kate Stickley, a direct descendent of Howe, and Jane Smith Bernhardt, an actor who portrays Howe onstage. Plus conversation with Susan Galleymore, author of a book called "Long Time Passing: Mothers Talk About War and Terror."
Saving the Planet at the Planetary Defense Conference + Sierra Club Radio: Lessons of Love Canal April 23, 2015 | 5:00 am
We're honored to talk with grassroots hero and renowned environmental activist Lois Gibbs, whose work in Love Canal in the 1970's sparked a movement to clean up toxic waste.
Peace Paradigm Radio: Singing Kabir April 16, 2015 | 5:00 am
We present the latest edition of Peace Paradigm Radio, where Michael Nagler almost gets excited with the latest nonviolence news, and scholar Linda Hess discusses Kabir's 15th century poetry and what it has to do with nonviolence.
West of the West : Dreamers, Believers, Builders, And Killers In The Golden State. April 9, 2015 | 5:00 am
Mark Arax is a former reporter with the Los Angeles Times. He is the author of many award winning books including The King Of California: J.G. Boswell and the Making of A Secret American Empire and his latest West of the West : Dreamers, Believers, Builders, And Killers In The Golden State.
In Other News – Scientology March 26, 2015 | 5:00 am
When you hear about Scientology in the mainstream media, it's usually when a celebrity disconnects from the church, or when a former member is being stalked, and harassed by the church for leaving. Tony Ortega former Managing Editor for The Pitch, keeps a close eye on the current staff leading the church of Scientology. He's been writing about it since 1995 and is the executive editor of the Raw Story and formerly the editor of the Village Voice.
Two Rare Speeches from Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. February 26, 2015 | 5:00 am
1. But If Not, Speech at Eeneezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, November 1967
2. Men and Women In the Arts Concerned with Vietnam, March 16, 1968 - MLK's last speech in Los Angles