2-27-15: #BlackLivesCelebration at the Berkeley Black Rep

A big thank you to the Berkeley Black Repertory Theatre,  A Taste of Africa, The Oakland Mind, Youth Speaks, Acquired Knowledge, Kiss My Black Arts, The Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, The Oscar Grant Foundation, and DetermiNation for coming out and making this a really special evening!!

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Full Circle 2-20-15 Sex Positive Hour

TONIGHT WE TALK ABOUT A SUBJECT THAT TOUCHES EVERYONE.  WHETHER YOU  ARE A PRODUCT OF IT, PARTICIPATE IN IT OR OR KNOW SOMEONE WHO DOES, SEX IS A PART OF HUMAN EXISTENCE.  IT IS ONE OF THE FEW PLEASURE THAT HAS LASTED THROUGH THE CENTURIES.  WE HAVE A FRANK CONVERSATION ABOUT SEX; THE BAD, BUT MOSTLY THE GOOD.

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March for REAL Climate Leadership (NEW KPFA U-stream)

Our own Freewillin’ Franklin and Junior Jackson attended the March for REAL Climate Leadership on February 7th! Freewillin’ is also a pioneer within KPFA for our brand new U-stream channel! You can check out their coverage from the march below!

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Full Circle 2-13-15: BLM Movement and March for Real Climate Leadership

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ON TONIGHTS SHOW.. WE’LL BE FEATURING

  • SOUNDS FROM THE BLACK LIVERS MATTER PROTEST AGAINST BERKELEY POLICE TACTICS THAT TOOK PLACE TUESDAY EVENING
  • ALSO WE’LL CHECK OUT SOME INTERVIEWS FROM THE MARCH FOR REAL CLIMATE LEADERSHIP HELD IN OAKLAND THIS PAST SATURDAY
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Patchy Sanders

Group 40 Kuumba Voces Apprentice Vika Aronson spoke with Sara Wilbur of the up and coming alternative folk band Patchy Sanders. Sara tells us her inspiration and influence as a musical artist, as well as how family and storytelling play a role in Patchy Sanders’ music.

Check out the extended version to hear even more from Sara and hear what Patchy has in store for us next!

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01.23.15 The March for Real Climate Leadership

Freewillin’ Frank sits down with several experts and talks about climate leadership in California! In light of the current drought, climate change is a real and pressing concern and we talk about the march organized to call for real climate leadership in California!

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Website for the March:

http://marchforclimateleadership.org/

Related Links:

Organizations interviewed supporting the March:

http://wecaninternational.org/

http://apen4ej.org/

Accessibility:

For transportation to the march you can contact Brianne Hodson at: bhodson@fwwlocal.org

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Mental Health Matters

Tonights show is on the topic of mental health. This a very important topic that is difficult to talk about and some would even say is taboo. Many different communities can benefit from it being discussed and by knowing what work is being done to break down the stigmas.

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Guest Contact Information & links to Mental Health Resources.

INFORMATION FOR OUR LIVE GUEST: Cheryl L. Johnson M.S., Psy.D. Psychologist and Organizational Development Consultant Berkeley, California, Management Consulting.

INFORMATION FOR DR. ROBERT OKIN

http://www.robertokinmd.com

https://www.facebook.com/robertokinauthor

Resources: http://www.sfsuicide.org

CHAT HOURS 11 AM – 11 PM:

24 HOUR HOTLINES

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line: (415) 781-0500
  • HIV Nightline: (415) 434-2437 or 1-800-273-2437
  • Linea de Apoyo: (415) 989-5212 or 1-800-303-7432
  • Drug Information Line: (415) 362-3400
  • Relapse Line: (415) 834-1144

Additional resources from :

http://mentalhealthsf.org/help-now/hotline-crisis-supports/

San Francisco Suicide Prevention

tel: (415) 781-0500

24/7 hotline

www.sfsuicide.org/index2.html

  • Suicide prevention

Friendship Line for the Elderly

tel: (415) 752-3778

Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention 24/7 hotline

www.growthhouse.org/cesp.html

  • Counseling

Child Crisis Services

tel: (415) 970-3800

24/7 hotline

  • Specifically for children
  • Offers home visit for evaluation and treatment

– See more at: http://mentalhealthsf.org/help-now/hotline-crisis-supports/#sthash.pUgeSIGg.dpuf

http://www.sfsuicide.org

CHAT HOURS 11 AM – 11 PM

24 HOUR HOTLINES

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line: (415) 781-0500
  • HIV Nightline: (415) 434-2437 or 1-800-273-2437
  • Linea de Apoyo: (415) 989-5212 or 1-800-303-7432
  • Drug Information Line: (415) 362-3400
  • Relapse Line: (415) 834-1144

CREDITS FOR “MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS: PART 1

PRODUCED BY SARA BLANCO

MUSIC

OINGO BOINGO “SKIN”

FLOGGING MOLLY “IF EVER LEAVE THIS WORLD ALIVE”

LIL SNUPE

THE DAILY SHOW: http://thedailyshow.cc.com/videos/lntv3q/the-homeless-homed

FRANKLIN  WAS INSPIRED BY THIS KQED ARTICLE: http://ww2.kqed.org/news/2014/09/30/half-of-those-killed-by-san-francisco-police-are-mentally-ill#data

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