This week on Your Call Radio
Your Call airs from 10:00-11:00 am PST on 91.7 FM. You can also listen online or download the podcast.
Monday, 11/19 - How are different cultures dealing with aging? What is being done to ensure culturally sensitive care?
Guests: Dr. Rita Hargrave - she specializes in the health needs of the aging population and runs EthnicEldersCare.net, a site designed for people who are currently or will be caregivers to ethnic elders
Wesley Mukoyama, executive director of Yu-Ai Kai, a Japanese American Community Senior Center in San Jose
Tuesday, 11/20 - Have we reached peak oil? Once it hits, our way of life will drastically change. Are we prepared? How will we adapt?
Guests: Michael Klare, author of Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America's Growing Dependency on Imported Petroleum
Vijay Vaitheeswaran, author of Zoom: The Global Race to Fuel the Car of the Future
Wednesday, 11/21 - On the Record: Democratic Congressman Dennis Kucinich - What's his voting record? Where is he getting his campaign contributions?
We're hoping to have him on the show for 10 minutes or so...
Thursday, 11/22 - A Thanksgiving Special: California's first people
Before the Spanish began colonizing California in 1769, more than 300,000 Indians representing over 100 tribes lived here. Following the European people's arrival to California, diseases, massacre, and other factors brought the Native population down to 25,000.
Friday, 11/23 - A repeat of our interview with Indian activist Vandana Shiva