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Hack the Hood

Weekend Magazine: Hack The Hood, Hell & Good Company, And The Powerhouse

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. You can listen to the broadcast […]

02/25/2015

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Steve LeVine “The Powerhouse: The Invention Of A Battery To Save The World”

Steve LeVine is Washington Correspondent for Quartz, writing about the geopolitics of energy and technology. He’s also a Future Tense Fellow at the New America Foundation and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University, where he teaches energy […]

02/25/2015

Richard Rhodes

Richard Rhodes “Hell And Good Company”

Richard Rhodes  is the author or editor of twenty-five books including The Making of the Atomic Bomb, which won a Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction, a National Book Award and a National Book Critics Circle Award; […]

02/25/2015

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Hack The Hood

Hack the Hood introduces low-income youth of color to careers in tech by hiring and training them to build websites for small businesses in their own communities.  During  6-week “Boot Camps,” young people gain valuable […]

02/25/2015

SEO scholars

Weekend Magazine: Money Smarts, Local Scholars, And West Of Sunset

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. You can listen to the broadcast […]

02/17/2015

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SEO Scholars: Free 8 Year Program For Low-Income SF HS Students

SEO Scholars is a free eight-year academic program that gets low-income  San Francisco public high school students to and through college. They have a 95% graduation rate! SEO Scholars San Francisco Regional Director is Jessica […]

02/17/2015

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West of Sunset By Stewart O’Nan

The last three years of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s life were spent in Hollywood, trying to restart his career. Stewart O’Nan takes this slice of history and spins it into a new novel titled West of […]

02/17/2015

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The Opposite Of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, And Smart About Money

Ron Lieber is the money columnist for the New York Times.  He’s written a new book about kids, money, what parents should tell their kids about money, allowance, saving for college, and more. The title […]

02/17/2015

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Weekend Magazine: Homicides In America, Touch, And A Small Indiscretion

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. You can listen to the broadcast […]

02/11/2015

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Ghettoside: A True Story Of Murder In America

Los Angeles Times reporter Jill Leovy started the Homicide Blog in 2007 to make sure that every local murder was noticed and given media exposure. Her new book is Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder […]

02/11/2015

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