This week on Century: Canada’s chief public health officer, Doctor Theresa
Tam, on decriminalization of drugs; Professor Edwin Lindo, JD, on police
brutality; and Professor Lisa Puglisi, MD, on prisons and Covid.
This week on Century, we hear portions of a webinar organized by the Fortune
Society on “Brutality Behind Bars: Accountability for Corrections Officers,
Too," featuring Jai Diamond, New York City Criminal Justice Agency;
Assemblyman David Weprin, Chair of the New York State...
Adam Carpinelli interviews the wife of a member of Uhuru Sasa, an
African-American Cultural Club based at the Oregon State Penitentiary in
Salem, Oregon. The club's mission is to develop the members through
culture, vocation and education.
En este programa escucharás una actualización del movimiento en contra de
la brutalidad policial en Portland a 67 noches de movilizaciones diarias.
Conoce algunas de la historias de las personas que se encuentran en
detención en NWDC con La Resistencia y la campaña #Libe...
Karen James speaks with Anthony Johnson, Chief Petitioner for IP44, the Drug
Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act which has just qualified for the
November 2020 ballot. Oregon ranks nearly last in the nation for access to
drug treatment, yet about one in 11 people in Oregon...
Please join us this week on Prison Pipeline as we talk with Green Party
Presidential Candidate Howie Hawkins as we discuss the police use of force
and strategies for ending mass incarceration on Prison Pipeline. Hawkins, a
longtime advocate of criminal justice reform, has ...
The Lane County Jail Hunger Strike continues through its fifth week as at
least five pre-trial detainees continue to strike (with reports of five
others striking and between 15 and 20 participants in total) demanding the
release of all pre-trial and medically vulnerable det...
Please join us this week on Prison Pipeline for an equal time interview as
we talk with Jo Rae Perkins, Republican candidate for US Senate about her
positions on federal policy issues regarding incarceration and legislation as
it applies to a wide range of justice issues i...
Ben Cohen (of Ben & Jerry's) stops by the podcast to discuss his many
philanthropic efforts, his long standing friendship with Bernie Sanders, his
new project with Danny called the Eisenhower Media Network, his thoughts on
police violence and Black Lives Matter, and even a ...
There has been a massive outbreak of COVID-19 at the San Quentin Federal
Prison in northern California. It has reached all parts of the prison,
including death row, where many of the men are older prisoners with
underlying health conditions.
KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke...