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VIDEO: Jeff Sessions Testifies

Nov 14, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is back on Capitol Hill for a House Judiciary Committee hearing about his oversight of the Justice Department. He is also likely to face questions about Trump campaign contacts with Russia. Watch the hearing live and learn about the key players and terms that will likely be raised.

Does This Leaked Memo Threaten The Siskiyous?

Oct 4, 2017
Bureau of Land Management

In a leaked memo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke proposed removing protections for National Monuments across the country, including Northern California’s Cascade Siskiyou National Monument. Tom Wheeler of EPIC and Joseph Vaile of KS Wild make sense of the memo and talk about what is still at risk.


Natalya Estrada

The issue is complex, according to Centro del Pueblo’s Renee Saucedo. She's an immigration activist advocating for a county wide Sanctuary status for the region.

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Tom Wheeler talks to Rick Tolley about a benefit art show upstairs at Umpqua Bank in Arcata that includes work from Karuk youth paintouts, art safaris, and Orleans elementary schoolkids.  The artwork benefits the Mid Klamath Watershed Council.

Also, Rob Diperna with EPIC talks about the Paris Accord, and potential strategies to sidestep America's withdrawal from it. 


Thursday Night Talk: Covfefe

Jun 6, 2017

Veteran campaign reporter Chuck Rogers joins host Eric Kirk to talk politics: local, national and international. Also, covfefe... 


You've got opinions. TNT has veteran campaign reporter Chuck Rogers. What's your take on Trump's first few weeks? 

Eric Kirk and Chuck Rogers discuss Executive Orders, Judicial nominees, and more. 


KHSU

 KHSU’s Thursday Night Talk hosted an emotional town hall-style event on the eve of the presidential inauguration at Humboldt State University’s Kate Buchanan Room.  

"Big corporate owners really dominate our politics," says coal-country antipoverty activist Nic Smith told KHSU. "People in Appalachia have know that for a long time."

So why did so many rural working class voters sit out the election or vote for Donald Trump? Smith and Eric Kirk discuss the problem of classism in the American progressive movements. 

Considering post-Brexit statements like "Older white people, please die!" and the political volatility of American healthcare, Chronologically Gifted talks to Ashton Applewhite, the author of This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism about age in today's sociopolitical climate.


Race Beat: PEOTUS Trump

Nov 29, 2016

Host Lorna Bryant is joined by HSU undergrad Karla Sanchez, graduate student Carlos Sanchez, and Dr. Marisol Ruiz, assistant professor at HSU’s School of Education to talk about the personal and political implications of a Trump presidency.