Paul Ortiz in Berkeley – 11/12/2019

  AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN AND LATINX HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES Paul Ortiz Speaking Hosted by Sabrina Jacobs Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 7:30 pm St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Ave Berkeley CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond…

Aaron Glantz in Berkeley – 11/7/2019

  AARON GLANTZ HOMEWRECKERS! How a Gang of Wall Street Kingpins, Hedge Fund Magnates, Crooked Banks, & Vulture Capitalists Suckered Millions Out of Their Homes & Demolished the American Dream With Kris Welch THURSDAY NOVEMBER 7, 7:30 PM St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Ave Berkeley CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books…

Matt Taibbi In Berkeley – 10/30/2019

  MATT TAIBBI HATE, INC: Why Today’s Media Makes Us Despise One Another Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 7:30 pm First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA benefit Information:…

Michael Lerner in Berkeley – 10/24/2019

  MICHAEL LERNER REVOLUTIONARY LOVE A POLITICAL MANIFESTO TO HEAL AND TRANSFORM THE WORLD with CAT ZAVIS Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:30 pm The Hillside Club 2286 Cedar St Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15…

United States of Distraction – 10/22/2019

  KPFA Radio 94.1 FM with Project Censored & City Lights presents:  “UNITED STATES OF DISTRACTION” MEDIA MANIPULATION INPOST-TRUTH AMERICA AND WHAT WE CAN DO ABOUT IT NOLAN HIGDON & MICKEY HUFF Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:30 pm The Hillside Club 2286 Cedar St Berkeley co-sponsored by City Lights & Project Censored tickets: $12 advance…

Amitav Ghosh in Berkeley – 9/17/2019

  AMITAV GHOSH GUN ISLAND with VIJAYA NAGARAJAN Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 7:30 pm First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA benefit Information: kpfa.org/events Gun Island is a…

Randall Munroe in Berkeley – 9/10/2019

  RANDALL MUNROE HOW TO: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems Hosted by Brian Edwards-Tiekert TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore, or…

Michael Eric Dyson in Berkeley – 12/11/2019

  MICHAEL ERIC DYSON discusses JAY-Z: Made in America hosted by Sabrina Jacobs Wednesday, December 11, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA benefit Information: kpfa.org/events…

P.E. Moskowitz in Berkeley – 8/28/2019

  P.E. MOSKOWITZ author of How to Kill a City, writer for the Guardian, Slate, New York Times, Al Jazeera America, Wired, Buzzfeed “THE CASE AGAINST FREE SPEECH” THE FIRST AMENDMENT, FASCISM & THE FUTURE OF DISSENT Hosted by PHILIP MALDARI WEDNESDAY AUGUST 28, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley…

Dan Kovalik in Berkeley – 8/14/2019

  DAN KOVALIK THE PLOT TO OVERTHROW VENEZUELA HOW THE U.S. IS ORCHESTRATING A COUP FOR OIL Hosted by Sabrina Jacobs WEDNESDAY AUGUST 14, 7:30 PM Hillside Club 2286 Cedar St Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond…

Silvia Federici in Berkeley – 12/5/2019

  SILVIA FEDERICI FEMINIST – WRITER – TEACHER – ACTIVIST WITCHES, WITCH-HUNTING & WOMEN with SASHA LILLEY Thursday, December 5, 7:30 PM St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Ave Berkeley CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore…

Daniel Ellsberg and Jeffrey Sterling – 11/20/2019 – NOTE VENUE CHANGE

  DANIEL ELLSBERG+JEFFREY STERLING TRUTH AND CONSEQUENCES With Norman Solomon Hosted by Kevin Cartwright WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 20, 7:30 PM First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley (NOTE VENUE CHANGE) 2407 Dana Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore,…

Jonathan Safran Foer and Samin Nosrat in Berkeley – 9/24/2019

  JONATHAN SAFRAN FOER& SAMIN NOSRAT (“Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat”) “We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast” with Sherry Gendelman Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 7:30 pm First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs….

Richard Wolff in Berkeley – 6/26/2019

  RICHARD WOLFF “Save Capitalism? Why? We Can Do Better” Hosted by Sabrina Jacobs Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 7:30 pm First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA benefit…

John Carlos Frey in Berkeley – 6/25/2019

  John Carlos Frey SAND and BLOOD America’s Stealth War on the Mexican Border with Miguel Guerrero Thursday, June 25, 2019, 7:30 pm St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Ave Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore…

Anne Lamott in San Francisco – 5/20/2019

  Anne Lamott Reading from her new book Almost Everything & in conversation with Reverend John Dear IN CELEBRATION OF THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF PACE E BENE NONVIOLENCE SERVICE Monday, May 20, 2019, 7:00 pm Grace Cathedral 1100 California St. San Francisco tickets: • General admission: 7:00pm-9:00pm $25. • Pre-event reception with Anne Lamott and John Dear: 5:00pm-6:30pm:…

Max Blumenthal in Berkeley – 5/16/2019 (NEW DATE & LOCATION)

  EVENT IS BACK! NEW DATE AND LOCATION BELOW MAX BLUMENTHAL “The Management of Savagery: How America’s National Security State Fueled the Rise of Al Qaeda, ISIS, and Donald Trump” with Nora Barrows-Friedman Thursday, May 16, 2019, 7:30 pm St John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books…

Bhaskar Sunkara in Berkeley – 5/13/2019

  Bhaskar Sunkara THE SOCIALIST MANIFESTO Hosted by Sasha Lilley Monday, May 13, 2019, 7:30 pm First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA benefit Information: kpfa.org/events…