“Announcements” archives

Aug 28 2015

Uprising Uncut – a New Podcast by Sonali Kolhatkar

UprisingLogo_uncutCheck out the brand new podcast Uprising Uncut created by Sonali Kolhatkar. Tune in each week for half an hour of off-the-cuff political analysis, unvarnished truth, honest rumination, and even a teeny bit of fun.

NOT FOR BROADCAST, only personal listening.

Click here to listen to the podcast!

No responses yet

Aug 10 2015

Sustain Uprising TV

It costs money for us to continue our TV production of Uprising for Free Speech TV. If you have enjoyed our programs, please click on the Indiegogo link below and give as generously as you can! All donations are tax deductible to the extent of the law and will directly fund KPFK’s efforts to sustain Uprising’s TV production!


No responses yet

Jun 20 2015

Uprising presents: Max Blumenthal, Sholeh Wolpe – July 7

On July 8, 2014, Israel launched air strikes on Hamas-controlled Gaza, followed by a ground invasion. The ensuing fifty-one days of war left more than 2,200 people dead, the vast majority of whom were Palestinian civilians, including over 500 children. Intrepid journalist Max Blumenthal has just released a new book The 51 Day War: Ruin and Resistance in Gaza.


No responses yet

Oct 30 2014

Pasadena Weekly Cover Story: Invitation to an ‘Uprising’

Pasadena Weekly, Invitation to an ‘Uprising': Sonali Kolhatkar brings her politically progressive morning radio show to television By Rebecca Waer 10/30/2014

There’s an uprising of a new kind occurring in Pasadena this fall. Thanks to a massive fundraising effort through the crowdfunding site Indiegogo, KPFK’s popular talk radio program “Uprising” now airs on both radio and television. Click here to read more

No responses yet

Oct 21 2014

The Campaign to Televise Uprising – a Reportback

On Tuesday June 10th, over a hundred supporters of the campaign to televise Uprising gathered at Cafe Club Fais Do Do, to celebrate a successful campaign and watch a live performance by Grammy award winning band, Quetzal.

This campaign would not have been possible without the financial contributions of more than 500 people whose names are listed here.

No responses yet

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

2 responses so far

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 …

No responses yet

Apr 02 2014

Campaign to Televise Uprising


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.

No responses yet

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 …

One response so far

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?
• …

No responses yet

Next »