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. 

Prison Calls Are Increasingly Free, but Prisoners Still Aren’t

Zombie Tests: Is the SAT Back From the Dead?

Corporate Profiteering Destroyed the Baltimore Bridge

Here’s Why You Can’t Afford an Electric Car

Lessons From Legalization: The Problem Isn’t Cannabis, It’s Capitalism

Cash Bail is Unfair and Violates Due Process

The 2024 Election is About the Rich Stealing From the Public

Tell the Truth About Israel’s Crimes Against Humanity

Countering Corporate Propaganda

Drug Prices Should be Controlled

Cashing in on Racist Bail

The Real Reason Your Grocery Bill Is Still So High

Airbnb Drives Up Housing Costs for Everyone: Time to Regulate It

A Tale of Two Pastors

Why Not Control All Drug Prices?

Unions Are Critical in the Fight Against Israeli Apartheid

The Right to Housing, Not Vacation Homes

Oh Look, Police Reforms Didn’t Work

The High Cost of Low Holiday Prices

We Can Have Either Billionaires or Democracy. Not Both.

Americans are Bankrolling Israel’s Unfolding Genocide in Gaza

Fast Fashion Is Antithetical to Workers’ Rights

Seeing Through the Economic Bait and Switch

School Lunches Should be Free

Behind the Texas GOP’s Latest Attack on People of Color

How California’s Fast-Food Workers Won $20 an Hour

Labor Education Starts in School

Kids Shouldn’t Have to Pay for School Lunches

Meeting Union Demands Would be a Win-Win for Automakers

Potential Auto Strike is a Key Fight for Establishing a People’s Economy

Billionaires Envision a New Utopian City…to Replace What They Ruined

Rich Men Versus the Rest of Us

Making Sense of Florida’s Nonsensical History Curriculum

The Rise of Private Cops: How Not to Tackle Homelessness

The Deadly Intersection of Labor Exploitation and Climate Change

Burn Your Barbies, Pause the Pink

Hollywood Executives Bring Industry to Halt Rather Than Pay Workers a Fair Price

End Legacy Admissions

It’s Not That Hard to Solve Homelessness

Supreme Court Preserves College Preferences for Wealthy Whites

Replacing the Capitalist Dream of AI-Driven Profits

When Corporate Media Fail, Independent Media Rise Up

This Pride Month Let’s Remember: Corporations Are Not Allies

The Move Toward a Four-Day Workweek Obscures Low Pay

The Attack on Our Libraries

The Game-Changing Promise of an OTC Birth Control Pill

A New Republican Assault on Children: Overturning Labor Laws

The Real Reason Disney is Defying DeSantis

Time for Supreme Court Term Limits

TV Writers Flex Their Union Power