2020
Making Contact
4 pm Sundays and 6 pm Tuesdays

These 29 min. programs are from Making Contact
(aka International Media Project)
- radio stories and voices to take action

Broadcast
Dates
Program
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Creation
Date
1/5/20, 1/7/20 Monica Lopez, Anita Johnson, Salima Hamirani: The Best of Making Contact 12/31/19
1/12/20, 1/14/20 John Carlos Frey on America's Stealth War on the Mexico Border1/8/20
1/19/20, 1/21/20 Spies of Mississippi: The Campaign to Stop Freedom Summer's Civil Rights Movement of 1964
(repeated from 4/23/17 & 4/26/17)
4/19/17
1/26/20, 1/28/20 The Big Lift 1/21/20
2/2/20, 2/4/20 The Utopian Dinner Table: How to Feed the World in 100 Years 1/28/20
2/9/20, 2/11/20 70Million: The Work of Closing a Notorious Jail 2/4/20
2/16/20, 2/18/20 Women Rising IV: International Changemakers - Women as Religious Activists 6/22/05
2/23/20, 2/25/20 The Response: Reimagining Paradise in an Age of Disruption 2/18/20
3/1/20, 3/3/20 Bad Math: the Risks of Artificial Intelligence 2/25/20
3/8/20, 3/10/20 Who Bombed Judi Bari? 3/3/20
3/15/20, 3/17/20 Election Protection and Democracy, with Women Rising Radio3/10/20
3/22/20, 3/24/20 Ian Haney López: The Great Divide: Racism, Wealth Inequality, and Elections 3/17/20
3/29/20, 3/31/20 Bio Hackers versus Big Pharma: Tackling the Rising Cost of Insulin 3/24/20
4/5/20, 4/7/20 Laura Spinney: COVID-19 and Lessons from the Spanish Flu 4/1/20
4/12/20, 4/14/20 Silvia Federici: Witch Hunts and Enclosures: Bodies, Land and Women 4/8/20
4/19/20, 4/21/20 On the Brink: Homelessness before and during COVID-19 4/14/20
4/26/20, 4/28/20 COVID-19 Pandemic Capitalism and Bonds 4/22/20
5/3/20, 5/5/20 Two Revolutions, Many Secrets 4/28/20
5/10/20, 5/12/20 The Bombing of MOVE, 35 Years Later 5/5/20
5/17/20, 5/19/20 Essential: Gig Workers and COVID-195/12/20
5/24/20, 5/26/20 Texts Not Jails! Before and After Covid-19 via 70 Million 5/19/20
5/31/20, 6/2/20 Data Boom! Rana Foroohar on Surveillance Capitalism5/27/20
6/7/20, 6/9/20 Mrs. Hamer, Echoes (repeated from 10/8/17) 10/4/17
6/14/20, 6/16/20 Say Their Names: George Floyd and the Movement to Uplift Black Lives 6/10/20
6/21/20, 6/23/20 From Juneteenth to Reparations: The Freedom Promise of Unfinished Resolve (repeated from 6/23/19)6/19/19
6/28/20, 6/30/20 Kimberlé Crenshaw: Intersectionality6/24/19
7/5/20, 7/7/20 The End of Student Debt: Free College and Debt Strikes7/1/20
7/12/20, 7/14/20 The End of Policing, Alex Vitale (repeated from 2/18/18, 2/20/18)2/14/18
7/19/20, 7/21/20 The Bombing of MOVE, 35 Years Later (Updated)7/15/20
7/26/20, 7/28/20 The Deep: Rising Sea Levels and Corporate Control of Water7/22/20
8/2/20, 8/4/20 A Thin Black Line: Press Freedom, Repression, and Surveillance7/29/20
8/9/20, 8/11/20 Paulina Velasco: Self Care as Selfless Act: Mental Health at the Root of Activism8/5/20
8/16/20, 8/18/20 Phal Sok: Re:Work: [No] Child Left Behind, the School to Prison Pipeline8/11/20
8/23/20, 8/25/20 Activism and The Fight for Black Trans Lives8/19/20
8/30/20, 9/1/20 Frontline East LA: The Chicano Moratorium 50 Years Later8/26/20
9/6/20, 9/8/20 Decarcerated with Danielle Sered: Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair4/10/19
9/13/20, 9/15/20 Wolves at the Well: The Corporate Grab of Public Water9/9/20
9/20/20, 9/22/20 Women Rising V: International Changemakers - Grassroots Activists 9/28/05
9/27/20, 9/29/20 Domestic Violence in Lockdown: COVID-19 and the UK's Domestic Abuse Bill9/23/20
10/4/20, 10/6/20 Women Rising Radio: Women Challenge Capitalism9/30/20
10/11/20, 10/13/20 70 Million: Voting from Jail is a Right, and Now a Reality in Chicago10/7/20
10/18/20, 10/20/20 Unblock the Vote 202010/14/20
10/25/20, 10/27/20 WOMEN RISING RADIO XXVIII: Global Community10/7/15
11/1/20, 11/3/20 Fighting for the Ballot: Race and Voter Suppression in the 2020 Election10/28/20
11/8/20, 11/10/20 Election 2020 Special: More Than a Vote11/4/20
11/15/20, 11/17/20 The Electoral College's Dirty History (Encore) (repeated from 11/20/16)11/6/12
11/22/20, 11/24/20 #SayHerName: Black Women, Police Violence, and Abolition11/18/20
11/29/20, 12/1/20 Women Rising VIII: International Changemakers Protecting the Environment7/26/06
Making Contact broadcast in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.