RisingUp with Sonali now weekly

Rising UpRising Up With Sonali is a weekly news and analysis program focused on economic, racial, gender justice and more, hosted Sonali Kolhatkar and available online at risingupwithsonali.com

 

Previously a one-hour daily radio and television program produced by KPFK Pacifica Radio, Rising Up With Sonali was one of the longest-running daily news radio shows hosted by an immigrant woman of color in Southern California and aired in the 8 am drive time slot from 2003 to 2019 before switching to the 4 pm drive time hour. 

Now you can catch the weekly edition of Rising Up With Sonali on KPFK every Tuesday at 4 pm Pacific. 

Tune in this Tuesday for the debut episode featuring a wide ranging interview with Dr. Robin D. G. Kelley on the Derek Chauvin trial, the Amazon union organizing and more, followed by an in-depth conversation with the internationally acclaimed public intellectual Noam Chomsky discussing his new book Chomsky for Activists. 

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Schedule

  • Nightscapes or Due Diligence

    4:00am - 6:00am

    Giving you the music to make you think, feel, expand your dreams, reach for the stars and grow your mind. Playing an eclectic blend of low-fi, chilled out neo-soul, jazz, rock, blues, and a few classics. No holds barred, anything goes--DJ Jillian Rise

  • Edna Tatum's Gospel Classics

    6:00am - 8:00am

    Gil Fears - Host of “Edna Tatum’s Gospel Classics” has served as co-host for “Gospel Classics” for the past sixteen years.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Gil is an ordained Minister and is associated with the Gospel Music Workshop of America.

  • Alan Watts

    8:00am - 9:00am

    For more than forty years, Alan Watts has earned a reputation as one of the foremost interpreters of Eastern philosophies for the West. Beginning at age sixteen, when he wrote essays for the journal of the Buddhist Lodge in London, he developed an audienc

  • Special Programming

    9:00am - 10:00am

    KPFK Presents Special Programming on various topics. Call (818) 985-5735 To Pledge!

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