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The New Book-Banning Trend

Airs at: Wed, 08/17/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Native America Calling
  With some success, Native Americans have fought hard to have their voices heard in the narratives about them by predominantly non-Native sources. Those gains are under assault by a new surge of efforts to ban books by Native authors and other works that challenge colonia... Read more

Anyone Can Be An Organizer

Airs at: Wed, 08/17/2022 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Rural Roots Rising
  First Episode, S1/E1: Anyone Can Be An Organizer features Brenda Flores with Raíces in Stanfield, Umatilla County, Juan Navarro with Here to Stay in the mid-Willamette Valley, and Monica Pearson with Indivisible North Coast Oregon in Astoria, Clatsop County. We talked wi... Read more

Fight The Empire

Airs at: Wed, 08/17/2022 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Fight the Empire
  Connecting history with the latest world events. We live in an empire that began 500 years ago with the European conquest of the Americas. This program looks at how the empire permeates our lives. What are we doing in the world? What are we doing to the world? George Ke... Read more

International Overdose Awareness Day is Aug 31 #EndOverdose

Airs at: Wed, 08/17/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: International Overdose Awareness Day is August 31. We talk with Haven Wheelock, Drug Users Health Services Program Supervisor at Outside In in Portland, Oregon. Plus, we hear from Professor Leo Beletsky with Northeastern University School of La... Read more

Voting Rights Under Assault in Florida - Political Fallout in San Francisco

Airs at: Tue, 08/16/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Hard Knock Radio
  We speak with Reverend Rhonda Thomas about the treacherous and challenging political landscape in Florida regarding voting. We talk about the newly installed voting police force that will charge people with felonies for erroneously voting. We talk about the impact of red... Read more

Portland BLM Protests Documentary

Airs at: Tue, 08/16/2022 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Times Like Now
  Portland film maker Jon Meyer shed sweat and blood to complete his documentary about the BLM Protests and the largest act of Civil Disobedience in U.S. History.  -- Producer: Kyle Collins -- Released on 10-29-2021      Read more

Trump's FBI Search Warrant, Julian Assange, Unions

Airs at: Tue, 08/16/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Flashpoints
  While Politico reports "FBI search warrant shows Trump under investigation for potential obstruction of justice, Espionage Act violations," some are cautioning that the Act has a long history of abuse: Also Did the U.S. plot to assassinate Julian Assange? A Spanish judge... Read more

Noam Chomsky - Chronicles of Dissent

Airs at: Tue, 08/16/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Alternative Radio
  In his Letter from a Birmingham Jail, Dr. King memorably said: "We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly". Our present precarious circumstances make Dr. Kings words ab... Read more

An Interesting Time To Be Alive

Airs at: Wed, 08/17/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
On this edition of Free Culture Radio: An Interesting Time To Be Alive – a conversation with Sanho Tree, Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies and Director of the IPS Drug Policy Project. Plus we talk with Haven Wheelock, Drug User Health Services Program Supervisor at... Read more

Interview with Michael Zoosman of L’chaim! Jews Against the Death Penalty

Airs at: Mon, 08/15/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Interview with Michael Zoosman of L’Chaim Jews Against the Death Penalty This Week on Prison Pipeline Monday, August 15th @ 6:30pm 90.7 FM in Portland or online at kboo (dot) fm   Please join us on Monday, August 15th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Rad... Read more