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Voices from the Edge on 07/15/2010

Airs at: Thu, 07/15/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Portland City Council voted 3-2 this morning to let police unit commanders have a vote in certain cases before the new police review board.  Does this make the new board "structurally flawed" or does it increase accountability as commissioners supporting the change claim? V... Read more

Jan Michael Lookingwolf taping today

Jan Michael Lookingwolf was a pleasure to have into the studio today.We were honored to have the 2009 NAMMY artist of the year in to support Native American programming! He played two songs, one on his guitar and the other on his beautiful flute. On his guitar was a tribal ... Read more

Fearing the Dark Feminine.... Why?

Airs at: Thu, 02/25/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Bread and Roses

Wondering...

Just wondering what was really going on at the programming committee meeting tonight... Hoping the station will support "Indian Country"! Read more

Heart of Dryness

Airs at: Mon, 07/12/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill interviews James Workman - author of "Heart of Dryness: How the Last Bushman Can Help Us Endure the Coming Age of Permanant Drought" - about fostering community through water-conservation, but specifically as he learned it studying African aborigines. Read more

We had a great show last week! Donvan Red Tomahawk was fun to have guest-host!

Louis and I had a wonderful time with Donavan "Red" Tomahawk guest hosting. He is one great story teller! I loved the ones about his latest powwow experiences and about the dances. Such a friendly and knowlegeble guy. He is Dakota and another tribe and German. I hope if he ... Read more

Voices from the Edge on 07/01/10

Airs at: Thu, 07/01/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Breaking trails in politics and law: A conversation with former Oregon Supreme Court Justice Betty Roberts.   Betty Roberts was a child of the Great Depression. From the Texas plains of her childhood, she went on to become a teacher, lawyer, state legislator and Oregon'... Read more

Jan Michael Lookingwolf will be visiting us on "Indian Country".

I had the pleasure of hearing Jan Michael Lookingwolf at the World Beat Festival in Salem yesterday. He has graciously agreed to appear on our show "Indian Country". Lookingwolf is the current Native American Musician of the year, (NAMMY) and is also a spokesman and activis... Read more

Voices from the Edge on 06/24/2010

Airs at: Sat, 06/26/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Creating dialogue amidst the rhetoric: AmericaSpeaks' Portland Town Meeting: Our Budget, Our Economy Many Americans feel political discourse has been hijacked by pundits, bloggers and other members of the 24/7 media machine more interested in ratings and revenue than meani... Read more

The Jungle and The Waorani

Airs at: Wed, 06/23/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for The Underground
Amelia interviews her Lynn Allers, a Cleveland anthropology teacher, about the Waorani Indians of Ecuador. Read more