Posted: January 11
|Without a Roof|
Today, Wednesday January 11th at 5pm Pacific on the KZFR 90.1 FM Without a Roof Program -- Shahera Hyatt, Project Director at the California Homeless Youth Project reads a statement on the Tampa Food Not Bombs mass arrest last weekend for providing a free meal in a downtown Tampa Bay community park. Next up is a reading of a Paula Lomazzi, (director at the Sacramento Homeless Organizing Committee), penned remembrance and reflection for Steve Augerer who died houseless last month residing along a riverbank in Sacramento, California. We then interview Steve O'Bryan at Pullins Cyclery, his downtown business location. Steve answers this weeks theme question(s) of "What is the face of Poverty Downtown" and what is the Chico Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Chico Business Association Dcba doing to address it. We then go to a joint interview with Cliff Connolly, who took a viral video of the mass arrests at a their Saturday community meal, and Dezeray Lyn, a member of Food not Bombs who was arrested and taken away in handcuffs. Keith McHenry, Co-Founder of the international Food Not Bombs organization, follows their interview with a statement on what is occurring in Tampa Bay within the historical context of Food not Bomb's long-standing service to the poor in communities across America and around the world. We WRAP the show with Shelby Nacino, a Law Student from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law who answers our theme question(s) from the context and view from a report she is preparing for Western Regional Advocacy Project regarding the Chico Business Improvement District. streaming live at http://kzfr.org TUNE IN AND INVITE YOUR FRIENDS
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Posted: January 06
Another bit of love from Facing Homelessness....