Daniel Lurie, left, and Sam Cobbs.Catherine Bigelow
The California Sun Podcast
Hosted by Jeff SchechtmanDecember 4th, 2020
Daniel Lurie and Sam Cobbs on the fight against poverty in the Bay Area
Daniel Lurie, the founder of Tipping Point Community, and Sam Cobbs, its CEO, discuss the grant-making organization's efforts to fight poverty in the Bay Area by putting private dollars to work for the public good.
October 15th, 2020Kendra Atleework's "Miracle Country"
The Eastern Sierras, the Owens Valley, the town of Bishop, and the starkness of the high desert had a magnetic pull on the author Kendra Atleework. Its history helped her to understand her home, her family, and California.
July 16th, 2020David Randall on the last California pandemic
The story of how bubonic plaque came to San Francisco in 1900 and was met with denial of science, obfuscation from local governments and business, and how one federal health officer helped contain the spread.