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Emerging left programs for fighting climate change

Airs at: Mon, 10/31/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick interviews with Jeremy Brecher in part 3 of a 3 part series on the climate crisis. As climate change denial dies, corporate and left programs are emerging with radically different ways for saving humanity from still accelerating global slow roasting. On Monday’... Read more

Roe on the Rocks Trailer

Airs at: Fri, 07/22/2022 at 9:00am
Produced for Roe on the Rocks
Roe on the Rocks is a 30 minute 8 part series. The "Roe on the Rocks" podcast, executive produced by KBOO's Claire Rischiotto, takes a look at how Oregon, a state with some of the most progressive abortion laws in the nation, will be impacted if Roe is overturned by the U.... Read more

Roe on the Rocks Trailer

Produced for Roe on the Rocks
Roe on the Rocks is a 30 minute 8 part series. The "Roe on the Rocks" podcast, executive produced by KBOO's Claire Rischiotto, takes a look at how Oregon, a state with some of the most progressive abortion laws in the nation, will be impacted if Roe is overturned by the U.... Read more

Dubya Re-Dub

Airs at: Tue, 11/08/2022 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Vinyl Pajama Party
Return with us, won't you ? To a (somewhat) simpler time. It was election day November of 2004, and this was on your radio... Read more

Critical Race Theory - What is it and why is it being banned

Airs at: Mon, 11/07/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Let's Talk about Race
  Journalist Roundtable Topic: Critical Race Theory - What is it and why is it being banned. LTAR deconstructs and explains Critical Race Theory with the voices of our panel, the voice of the Late Dr. Derrick Bell - who was part of a group of legal experts and scholars wh... Read more

The Gap: Ranked Choice Voting in Action! YOU RANK THE SEASONS

Airs at: Fri, 11/04/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of The Gap, Tammy and Althea interview Blair Bobier of Oregon Ranked Choice Voting Advocates about the sensation that's sweeping the nation! Well parts of the West Coast anyway. Blair has a history with this kind of advocacy, and was part of the successfu... Read more

Why Do We Support Systems Rooted in White Supremacy / Real Government Accountability

Airs at: Fri, 11/04/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Civic Cipher
  In the first half of today's episode, we cover lots of articles that have come up this week that point to racist practices at different points of society accross the country. We normally don't get to stories like these, but this week they piled up on us and we ask the ob... Read more

Morte al fascismo! (Death to fascism!) Italian anti-fascist music to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the march on Rome

Airs at: Sun, 11/06/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Italian Hour
    One hundred years ago, in late October, 1922, Mussolini and his fascist paramilitaries planned an insurrection in Rome. On October 29, the day after they entered the city, Prime Minister Luigi Facta resigned and King Victorio Emmanuel III declared Mussolini Prime Mini... Read more

End the War in Ukraine & Avert Nuclear Catastrophe

Airs at: Thu, 11/03/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Code Pink Radio
  Co-authors Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies discuss their new book, "War in Ukraine: Making Sense of a Senseless Conflict", on Democracy Now and CODEPINK. Followed by interviews with World Beyond War's Alice Slater on NATO vs. the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nucl... Read more

What's at Stake for the Environment this Election day?

Airs at: Mon, 11/07/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
As Election Day approaches our stomachs are contracting as our minds try to push past worst case scenarios. With so many critical races too close to call, and so much dark money being poured into some pretty scary candidates' campaigns, we need to take a close look at what ... Read more