“Announcements” archives

Jun 09 2014

Sonali Kolhatkar’s TEDx Talk: My Journey From Astrophysicist to Radio Host or How I Found Meaning In My Life

Will living a life of meaning make us happier? Probably not! And that is okay. Give me life, liberty, and the pursuit of meaning..

Watch a video of Uprising host Sonali Kolhatkar speaking at Moorpark College’s Tedx Talk here: http://bit.ly/1i9s4I1

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May 14 2014

Uprising TV Launch Party IS TONIGHT!

The Uprising TV Launch party is on Tuesday June 10th at 7 pm at Cafe Club Fais Do Do,5257 W Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90016, featuring Grammy award winning band Quetzal.

If you pledged for tickets to the Uprising TV Launch Party during our Indiegogo campaign, your name will be on the guest list!

All those on the guest list will get a signed limited edition poster of the campaign, PLUS be entered into a …

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Apr 02 2014

Campaign to Televise Uprising

WE DID IT!!!

Thanks to you, we made it! The campaign to televise Uprising has been a fantastic success raising $62,473! If you wanted to contribute DO NOT WORRY, you can still send us a check!

Make checks out to “KPFK” and put “Uprising TV” in the memo (this is very important so that we can earmark your donation for this campaign). Mail your check to UprisingTV, 3729 Cahuenga Blvd West, Studio City CA 91604.

There are still tickets available for the Uprising TV Launch party on June 10th!! Click here for tickets.

Uprising will be broadcast on Free Speech TV, a national, commercial-free television network with distribution to 40 million households nationwide.

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Mar 17 2014

Uprising to be on FSTV!

Free Speech TV, a national, commercial-free television network with distribution to 40 million households nationwide, has invited Uprising to be part of its regular line up. This is excellent news because it means we can expand the program and its unique content to potentially millions of viewers.

This means that we have to turn Uprising from a radio program in Southern California to a nationally syndicated television program. We want YOU to be part of …

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Oct 16 2013

Malalai Joya Returns to Southern California October 19

Acclaimed Afghan human rights activist and author, Malalai Joya, returns to the US this fall for a national tour coinciding with the 12th anniversary of the start of the US war in Afghanistan. Joya’s tour is sponsored by the United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) and Afghan Women’s Mission (AWM).

During her tour Joya will address the following questions:
• Why are Afghan women more vulnerable than ever?
• What is the impact of US drones, bombs, and raids?
• …

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Oct 10 2013

Chris Hedges Speaking in Santa Monica this Sunday October 13th!

Chris Hedges in Santa Monica this Sunday October 13th at 11am!
Come hear Chris Hedges, author of Days of Destruction Days of Revolt and War is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, in a discussion led by Robert Scheer Editor of Truthdig. There will be an audience Q&A following the discussion.

Click here for ticket information.

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Aug 21 2013

Uprising Will be Back on Monday August 26th, 2013

There will be special programming on KPFK during the 8-9 am hour (PST) for the duration of the summer fund drive. Uprising will be back live on Monday morning. …

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Jul 23 2013

Sonali Kolhatkar Profiled on PowerofOne.com

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Sonali was featured on the website powerofone.com! Take a look at her interview with Brian Biery. …

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Jul 08 2013

Sonali Back from Maternity Leave; Hartmann Show Will Transition to Another Time

Uprising host Sonali Kolhatkar has returned to KPFK’s airwaves after 5 and a half months away for parental leave. Her second son, Naveen, was born on January 24 and is a healthy, happy baby! Sonali returns to Uprising with several changes on the program – tune in every morning at 8 am PST to listen!

Special thanks to Thom Hartmann for filling in for Sonali. The Thom Hartmann Show will return to KPFK in the coming …

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Jan 29 2013

Sonali on Maternity Leave!

Friends of Uprising, Sonali will be on maternity leave till early summer following the birth of her new son. We will continue to update the newswire which you can follow via Twitter. Thom Hartmann’s show will air in place of Uprising while Sonali is gone. Please listen live at www.kpfk.org from 8am till 9am (Pacific time) or if you’re in Southern California tune in at 90.7FM. …

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