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Brigid Hall & Flavia Arzate
Friday 4/29, 1:00pm

People United features Brigid Hall and Flavia Arzate of the Workers Defense Project, which advocates for immigrant workers in the construction industry.

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Tue 4/26/2016 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes singer songwriters guitarist Danny B. Harvey and Annie Marie Lewis performing live new songs from an upcoming album plus  their Barbwire Heart cd on Lanark Records and other recorded music with Danny B by Linda Gail Lewis, Wanda Jackson and more.  Tuesday, 4/26, 9-11 a.m.

Mon 4/25/2016 3:15 pm

Reflections Of Community outreach returns to the topic of education with Matt Williams, Vice President of Education at the Goodwill Excel Center.  This is the first free public charter high school in Texas that provides adults ages 17-50 the opportunity to earn their high school diploma, complete an in-demand professional certification, and begin post-secondary education. Monday 25 April 1:30 to 2:00 PM CST

Mon 4/25/2016 9:00 am

Join Rancho Alegre as we pay tribute to the legendary Los Cuatitos Cantu on this week's edtion of Austin's only FM Tejano-Conjunto music program! 

We'll talk about the south Texas group, led by brothers Ramon and Leonel, and explore their extensive catalog from vinyl on Bernal Records, Discos Falcon, and more. Since Leonel passed away, Ramon continues to play, however has transitioned to Christian music. 

Tune in to Rancho Alegre on at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 25th, on KOOP 91.7 in Austin and online at koop.org!

Sun 4/24/2016 3:30 pm

Now that the purple sky has indeed fallen, Free Samples will play songs and smaples by Prince. Expect to hear classic tracks, unreleased live tracks and deep cuts. Wear purple and celebrate the life, genius and music of a legend.

Fri 4/22/2016 1:00 pm

People United features community organizer Lisa Fithian on the role of nonviolent civil disobedience in movements for change.