Civil Rights/Human Rights

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Labor for Black Lives, Labor against Fascism

Airs at: Mon, 09/28/2020 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Labor unions are trying to unite with the Black Lives Matter uprising.  We interview two labor activists, Laura Wadlin of the American Federation of Teachers and Jad Ziade of the Unemployed Workers Council who are in the midst of this struggle. Read more

Steve Poikonen, cohost of Slow News Day / the Free Assange online vigil series - Ep 79

Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2020 at 6:30am - Wed, 09/30/2020 at 6:30am
Produced for Fortress On A Hill
Steve Poikonen, host of Slow News Day and co-host of the Free Assange online vigil series, joins us for a discussion on all things Julian Assange (FYI: this was recorded before the recent hearings on Julian’s extradition from the U.K.)  We discuss Steve’s view of NAFTA-driv... Read more

Violencia Doméstica y COVID-19, Colocan 20,000 banderas una por cada 10 personas que han muerto de coronavirus en EU, Trabajadores agrícolas y la pandemia 09/23/2020

Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2020 at 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Produced for Noticias en español
Breve Informativo sobre el COVID-19 y de las últimas noticias locales, nacionales e internacionales sobre el COVID-19, y las más relevantes para la comunidad latina de Oregon. Hoy miércoles 23  de septiembre del 2020. Se han recuperado y sobrevivido al COVID-19, más de vei... Read more

Are we headed for civil war? and other cheery thoughts

Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
    To call in and join the conversation: 503-231-8187.   Relevant articles:   A wargame designer defines our four possible civil wars. Life in the US Has the Hallmarks of a “Low-Grade War Zone” 2020 is a Warning That Our Civilization is Beginning to Fall Apart   Read more

Prisioneros inmigrantes detenidos por ICE reciben sistemáticamente atención médica inadecuada, Calidad de aire en gran parte de Oregón es buena o moderada 09/22/20

Airs at: Tue, 09/22/2020 at 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Produced for Noticias en español
Breve Informativo sobre el COVID-19 y de las últimas noticias locales, nacionales e internacionales sobre el COVID-19, y las más relevantes para la comunidad latina de Oregon. Hoy martes 22 de septiembre del 2020. Se han recuperado y sobrevivido al COVID-19, más de veintit... Read more

Buscando America on 09/22/20

Airs at: Tue, 09/22/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  Este programa fue dedicado al auge de las movilizaciones feministas en México, debido al clima de hartazgo y violencia generalizada. Hablamos con Obeja Negra rapera y promotora cultural, así como con Cynthia Martínez chelista y el defensor de derechos humanos del Colecti... Read more

Fire, Pandemic and Prisons

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
In their Left and the Law segment, Jan Haaken and Mike Snedeker talk about the tragic impact of the pandemic on prisoners in Oregon and California. Among the hottest spots for Covid-19 now are prisons. Twelve people have died on San Quentin's death row, not from lethal inje... Read more

Letter from a Birmingham Jail

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Sharon Grant reads from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's Letter from the Birmingham Jail and how it speaks to the uprisings of the Black Lives Matter movement. Grant is a community health educator in Portland. Read more

Police Reform

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Seemab Hussaini with the Council on American Islamic Relations and Brown Hope about the work of the Portland police reform network. They discuss why police reform is so important and what is necessary for it to happen as today is perhaps the best cha... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for September 21, 2020

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris Hosts this episode of the Old Mole which includes: Police Reform: Bill Resnick talks with Seemab Hussaini with the Council on American Islamic Relations and Brown Hope about the work of the Portland police reform network. They discuss why police reform is s... Read more