General News

  • The call-in part of KFAI's Fall Membership Drive ended with a rousing  listener response to our late Friday evening shows Jet Set Planet and  Crap From The Past.  

     

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  • Join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, September 23, 2015, as they talk with former US Senator Byron Dorgan. Senator  Dorgan had a prolific career in public service, serving at both the state and federal levels. During his time in office, Dorgan was a tireless advocate for Native American issues. While serving as the Vice Chairman and Chairman for the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Dorgan was persistent in bringing attention to disparities in Indian Country.

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    A nationally acclaimed Nepali rock band, Albatross, will headline a fundraiser for earthquake victims on Sunday, September 20th.

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  • Do-it-yourself is all the rage, and we suspect many of you have projects going around your home and community. What about soil decontamination? Can you do this yourself? What is actually in our urban soils? Nance Klehm is with The Ground Rules in Chicago; Nance will be in town September 18th and 19th leading a workshop on how to repair and even heal the soil that has been used and abused.

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  • More than four million Syrians have fled their country in the last several years. So far the U.S. has taken in about 1,500 Syrian refugees.  Suzan Boulad is a University of Minnesota law student who has family in Syria, and last Sunday she organized a rally at Minnehaha Park, asking the United States and Minnesota to do more for Syrian refugees.

    Suzan spoke with Paul Brohaugh on the Thursday Morning Blend. 

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  • Minnesota photographer Paul Shambroom keeps an interesting menagerie of pets.   At least, it seems like that on paper. His new photo exhibit is called “Lost”, presented at the Minnesota Museum of American Art in St. Paul.  The show runs through October 18th.  

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  • The Gathering of the Guilds Midwest Permaculture Convergence is this weekend in Geneva, Minnesota. The idea is for people to talk about living off the land and giving back to it. Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin will be there, speaking about chickens and regenerative agriculture.

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  • Join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, as they talk with Sheldon Wolfchild, Mdewakanton Dakota about his recently completed film,  "The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code." The film is based on the scholarly work of Steven T. Newcomb and tells the story of how little known Vatican documents of the fifteenth century resulted in tragic global domination and dehumanization. 

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  • KFAI has launched its 2015 Minnesota State Fair experience with a succession of superb broadcasts.  

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