Open drug use is a public health issue in Portland. Overdose deaths and
hepatitis C rates have increased because people who inject drugs do not have
a safe place to use. One approach to dealing with these issues that's shown a
great deal of success is the establishment of s...
Mindi Griffiths interviews Angelica Pray, a singer/songwriter from Portland,
Oregon, whose unique style is described as “musique for self-governed
gelfling-gangster hybrids”. She is also a non-violent communications
teacher with Oregon Prison Project at Coffee Creek Correct...
Cornel West has taught at Princeton, Harvard, Yale and the University of
Paris. He is now teaching at Union Theological Seminary in New York. He has
been called "the preeminent African American intellectual of his generation."
With his preacher-like cadences and passiona...
So many of our Master Teachers are leaving this earth- people who created art
which stood for creativity and positivity; people who recognized that
organization was a tool to getting free; people who achieved massive fame and
made a conscious decision to commit 'class suici...
Tom Becker hosts this episode, which features music by Charlie Musselwhite
and segments on global trade, psychological survival in the occupied
territories, and debates about how to teach about climate change.
Bill Resnick interviews Lori Wallach of Global Trade Watch ab...
Jan Haaken talks with Judy Roth, an activist with Psychologists for Social
Responsibility, about her work with Israeli and Palestinian trauma victims
and the Born Equal Task Force.
Photo by Hamde Abu Rahma: A schoolgirl, a ladder, a wall
Following the recent release of a report from the US International Trade
Commission Concerning the Likely Impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership
(TPP) Agreement, Bill Resnick talks with Lori Wallach of Global Trade Watch
about why US trade policy has become a central ...
Could a young man's overwhelming visions of Christ and apocalypse be
a creative response to life trauma, rather than signs of
paranoid schizophrenia? Does madness unfold differently depending on whether
it is supported - or feared? Irish activist and punk musician