90 episodes

The California Sun presents conversations with the people that are shaping and observing the Golden State

California Sun Podcast Jeff Schechtman

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    • 4.9 • 35 Ratings

The California Sun presents conversations with the people that are shaping and observing the Golden State

    Casey Newton on tech platforms as the new town square

    Casey Newton on tech platforms as the new town square

    Tech platforms are now the foundation of our political speech. What could possibly go wrong?

    • 24 min
    Hank Sims on the success of local journalism in Humboldt County

    Hank Sims on the success of local journalism in Humboldt County

    The editor of Lost Coast Outpost discusses the joys of Humboldt County and how his local online newspaper became so successful.

    • 23 min
    Kathryn Olmsted talks California unions, from farm to Google

    Kathryn Olmsted talks California unions, from farm to Google

    The UC Davis historian examines today's Silicon Valley union-organizing efforts in the context of California's complex farm labor union history.

    • 19 min
    Heather Knight on the ups and downs of San Francisco

    Heather Knight on the ups and downs of San Francisco

    The S.F. Chronicle columnist has made a career of exposing the struggles of everyday people and holding power to account.

    • 22 min
    Tracy L. Chandler on photography, memory, and connection

    Tracy L. Chandler on photography, memory, and connection

    The photographic artist talks about her camera as a way of being in the world.

    • 19 min
    Daniel Lurie and Sam Cobbs on the fight against poverty in the Bay Area

    Daniel Lurie and Sam Cobbs on the fight against poverty in the Bay Area

    Lurie and Cobbs discuss the work of Tipping Point Communities, a nonprofit that puts private dollars to work for the public good.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
35 Ratings

35 Ratings

cherrynegra ,

Great Informative Podcast

The recent podcast about SFMTA and Muni was what made me subscribe. Excellent questions with an informative guest. Looking forward to hearing the other podcasts.

gopher village ,

Fantastic

Great host, great interviews.

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