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Sonali Kolhatkar

Sonali Kolhatkar

Sonali Kolhatkar is a columnist for Truthdig. She also 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. She is the former founder, host and producer of KPFK Pacifica’s popular morning drive-time program “Uprising." She is also the co-director of the Afghan Women's Mission, a U.S.-based non-profit solidarity organization that funds the social, political, and humanitarian projects of RAWA. She is the author, with James Ingalls, of "Bleeding Afghanistan: Washington, Warlords, and the Propaganda of Silence" (2006).

Articles by this author

 

Plastic Is Just as Destructive to the Climate as Oil and Gas

Manufacturers churn out 448 million tons of plastic a year

Sonali Kolhatkar ·


Joe Biden Is Not the Pragmatic Choice for 2020

Behind Biden are all the elite forces who dream of retaining the status quo that preserves their profits

Sonali Kolhatkar ·



Trump's Abortion Lies Are Going to Get Somebody Killed

Anti-abortion activists have created a dangerous myth in order to criminalize abortion. Now that myth is gaining legitimacy from the highest authority in the nation: the president.

Sonali Kolhatkar ·


Thank These Climate Activists for Resisting Our Extinction

Nothing matters anymore except for action and that is what thousands of people, young and old, have expressed in London over the past several days

Sonali Kolhatkar ·


In Trump's America, Even Nielsen Wasn't Cruel Enough

We cannot allow Trump’s slippery slope into hell to distort our moral compasses

Sonali Kolhatkar ·


Trump's Disdain for Puerto Rico Should Be His Undoing

Trump sees the U.S. colony as a personification of his usual enemies

Sonali Kolhatkar ·


Moving Beyond the Mueller Investigation

The Mueller investigation should never have been considered the sole means by which the Trump presidency would be taken to task

Sonali Kolhatkar ·

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