Steven Levy in Berkeley – 3/6/2020

  facebook THE INSIDE STORY STEVEN LEVY With Brian Edwards-Tiekert Friday, March 6, 2020, 7:30 PM First Presbyterian Church 2407 Dana Street Berkeley, CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or East Bay Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15 door, KPFA…

Richard Wolff in Berkeley – 2/28/2020

  RICHARD D. WOLFF Understanding Socialism with Sabrina Jacobs Friday, February 28, 2020, 7:30 PM First Presbyterian Church 2407 Dana Street 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 Richard Wolff’s book…

EJ Dionne in Berkeley – 2/27/2020

  CODE RED How Progressives & Moderates Can Unite to Save Our Country E J DIONNE with Kris Welch Thursday, Feb. 27, 2019, 7:30 pm Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street 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…

John Moe in Berkeley – 5/6/2020

KPFA Radio 94.1 presents: JOHN MOE The Hilarious World of Depression With Joanna Manqueros Wednesday, May 6, 7:30 PM First Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley, CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or East Bay Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore $15…

Peter Jan Honisberg in Berkeley – 2/4/2020

  PETER JAN HONIGSBERG​ A PLACE OUTSIDE THE LAW: FORGOTTEN VOICES FROM GUANTANAMO With Steve Wasserman TUESDAY FEBRUARY 4, 7:30 PM Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street 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, or East Bay…

Ian Haney López in Oakland – 1/22/2020

  IAN HANEY LÓPEZ MERGE LEFT: Fusing Race and Class, Winning Elections, and Saving America With Davey D Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 7:30 pm Kehilla Synagogue 1300 Grand Avenue Oakand/Piedmont CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, East Bay Books, Books Inc. (Berkeley), Pegasus Books (3 shops), Moe’s, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Walden Pond Books $15 door,…

Blair Imani in Oakland – 1/15/2020

  BLAIR IMANI MAKING OUR WAY HOME: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream With Davey D Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 7:30 pm St. Paul’s Episcopal Church 114 Montecito Avenue Oakland, CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, Marcus Books, East Bay Books, Books Inc. (Berkeley), Pegasus Books (3 shops), Moe’s, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Walden…

Gretchen Sorin in Oakland – 3/11/2020 [CANCELED]

CANCELED   Regrets: All March and April Events have been cancelled due to public health concerns. DRIVING WHILE BLACK GRETCHEN SORIN How African American Life was Profoundly Changed by the Automobile Wednesday, March 11, 2020, 7:30 PM Kehilla Synagogue 1300 Grand Ave Oakland, CA tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or East…

David Talbot in Berkeley – 1/27/2020

  DAVID TALBOT Between Heaven and Hell: The Story of My Stroke With Quincy McCoy Wednesday, January 27, 2020, 7:30 pm Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, East Bay Books, Books Inc. (Berkeley), Pegasus Books (3 shops), Moe’s, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Walden Pond Books $15 door, KPFA 94.1FM benefit Information:…

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:…

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…

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…

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,…