Sonali Kolhatkar

Sonali Kolhatkar is the founder, host and executive producer of “Rising Up With Sonali,” a television and radio show that airs on Free Speech TV (Dish Network, DirecTV, Roku) and Pacifica stations KPFK, KPFA, and affiliates. 

To Prevent Formula Shortages, Break Up Monopolies

How Corporate Food Monopolies Caused the Baby Formula Scandal

If Poverty is a Moral Issue, Then the U.S. is Bankrupt

How Long Will We Sacrifice Our Kids to the Paranoia of the Gun Lobby?

Our Country is Trading Children’s Lives for Guns

Global Elites in Davos Pretend to Care About Inequality

As the Planet Warms, Let’s Be Clear: We Are Sacrificing Lives for Profits

Why Canceling Student Debt Is a Matter of Racial Justice

How Young Workers Are Unionizing Starbucks

Policing Causes Violence, Not the Other Way Around

Anti-Abortionists Played the Long Game, and They Are Winning

Housing is a Human Right, Here’s How to Make It a Reality

Corporations Are Suppressing Wages…There’s an Easy Fix for That

This is the Time to Kick Our Oil Addiction

Why the U.S. Postal Service Offers a Great Model for Other Government Services

There’s No Sugarcoating Hershey’s Union Busting

If High Gas Prices Are So Painful, Shouldn’t We Move Away From Fossil Fuels?

Why Don’t We Treat All Refugees as Though They Were Ukrainian?

There’s No Sugarcoating Hershey’s Abuse of Workers and Union-Busting Tactics

Why the Freedom Convoy is More American Than Canadian

Fossil Fuel Companies and Their Mouthpieces Offer Net-Zero Logic on Climate Change

Spotify’s Business Model Is Screwing Over Musicians and Ruining Music

The Pandemic Showed the Necessity of National Health Care

California Could Be on the Verge of Passing Single-Payer Health Care

It’s Time to Expand the COVID-19 Exception to All American Health Care

How a Group of Starbucks Workers Emerged Victorious in Their Union Fight

Don’t Blame Benefits for Inflation, Blame the Global Economy

Why Xiomara Castro’s Win in Honduras Could Address the Country’s Endemic Corruption and Violence

Amazon Can’t Keep Busting Unions Forever

Why Amazon Is Terrified of Its U.S. Workers Unionizing

Why Don’t We See Headlines Touting the Pentagon’s Hefty Price Tag?

Don’t Blame Government Benefits for Inflation—Blame the Modern Economy

How the Wealthiest Countries Schemed to Avoid Economic Commitments at COP26

How a False Narrative Against Government Spending Shapes Legislation

Why Record Numbers of Workers Are Quitting and Striking

The Child Tax Credit Is a Proven Boost to American Families, So Why Are Conservative Democrats Trying to Stop It?

Yes, AOC’s Dress Was Performative Politics, But She Got Her Point Across

The Texas Abortion Ban Ensures Only the Privileged Get Access to Reproductive Care

A Climate Disaster is Unfolding Before Our Eyes…And Politicians Still Refuse to Take Action

Could California End Up With a Trump-Like Governor?

Biden’s Botched Withdrawal From Afghanistan is Consistent With Two Decades of America’s Missteps There

How a Black Lives Matter Leader Started a ‘Freedom School’ Summer Program for Kids

Fed Up With Democrats, Thousands March to Demand Medicare for All

The Jobs Bill Must Protect Dreamers

After Devastating DACA Ruling, Dreamers Vow to Push for Legalization

20 Years of U.S. Occupation Was Brutal in Afghanistan—And So Will Be the Exit

The Trump Charges Obscure a Bigger Story of How the Rich Legally Avoid Taxes

Does Socialism Have a PR Problem?

Making Juneteenth a Holiday Was the Easy Part, Will Real Justice Follow?

There Is No Labor Shortage, Only Labor Exploitation