Making Contact

Mondays 10:00 AM

Making Contact is an award-winning, 29-minute weekly magazine/documentary-style public affairs program. Making Contact is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. Showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in corporate media, Making Contact focuses on the human realities of politics and the connections between local and global events, emphasizing positive and creative ways to solve problems. 

Based in Oakland, the program trains independent journalists and community members in radio skills, improving popular access to the media. Through their community collaborations, Making Contact increases the media capacity of community groups and helps amplify the voices of those working and organizing for social justice.

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