Happy Tuesday Folx! Y’all know what it is.. we have a new episode!! We have
a VERY special guest this week. @ronnie_aka_bespeak stopped by the studio and
schooled us on how to be a creator in pdx, discussing his music and
incredible ability to lift up his community. Take no...
Rayquan Borum Trial Begins + Scaling Up Climate Resistance
This week we’re sharing two interviews. You can download it here.
First up, Bursts spoke with glo merriweather and jamie marsicano, two
supporters of Rayquan Borum, a young black man accused by Charlotte PD of
“Black Leopard, Red Wolf is the kind of novel I never realized I was
missing until I read it. A dangerous, hallucinatory, ancient Africa, which
becomes a fantasy world as well-realized as anything Tolkien made, with
language as powerful as Angela Carter’s. It’s as deep a...
In my Valley Views intro, I describe the Willamette Valley as
“bountiful”. Reason being is that there are many farms located here.
But there’s a problem here. Corvallis is not all it pretends to be or
thinks it is. The so-called “Progressives” here in Corvallis embrace
Joe Clement hosts this Presidents Day episode and we hear:
Bill Resnick and Mark Weisbrot talk about the coup in Venezuela
Joe and Frann Michel review the Broadway musical "Hamilton"
Jan Haaken talks with Mara Zusman about race and families
For the whole show, use the ...
Locally-based Dineh (Navaho) and Yankton Dakota writer Jacqueline Keeler has
been writing and fighting against racist mascots and stereotypes for years
and she's pretty sick of it. But she keeps being called back into the fray,
most recently invited to Cincinnati to deba...
VVP is back and with a VERY SPECIAL guest that will have you seeing
~st*rs~ @chantidarling comes thru to the studio to discuss the pdx music
scene and his own career path which led to the boptastic RNB, Vol 1. If
you’re living under a rock and haven’t already, buy the albu...
Our In Depth guest today is Connie King Leonard, author of the new novel,
Sleeping In My Jeans, from Portland’s Ooligan Press.
Sleeping In My Jeans tells the story of sixteen-year-old Mattie Rollins and
her six-year-old sister Meg, who become homeless in Eugene, Oregon when...
Jasmine and Chelsea are best friends on a mission--they're sick of the way
women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, so they decide
to start a Women's Rights Club. They post their work online--poems, essays,
videos of Chelsea performing her poetry, and...
Patrick Kimmons was fatally shot by Portland police in the early morning of
September 30 in 2018. Since then, Letha Winston--mother of the 27-year-old
father and baker--has led protests every Wednesday morning at 10:00 AM,
marching from the Multnomah County Courthouse to Ci...