Since the so-called "welfare reform" bill was passed during the Clinton
administration, the problem of welfare has dropped from public view. Old
Mole Sudarat Musikawong interviews Priya Kandaswamy, Professor of Women's
Studies at Portland State University about how the dif...
As Election Day approaches, and as an Obama victory looks more probable,
the McCain campaign is serving as the focus of an untrammeled and vitriolic
collective id. Lots of these people are just scared shitless that a black man
might sit in the White House.
Watch the video....
Rolling Stone just put on an article on Sen McCain, which is as damning and
devastating as most any piece of journalism I can recall. St. John is
revealed as a short-tempered, misogynistic narcissist who differs from Dubya
primarily on the basis of his ambition. Oh yeah, D...
First, representatives from APIA Vote and APA for Progress talks about APA
involvement in electoral politics. Then, local organizers from the Latino
Network and Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon discuss the potential
impacts of measures on the November ballot for com...
Host Linda Olson-Osterlund interviews author Jean Phaelzer about her book
Driven Out: The Forgotten War Against Chinese Americans. From the Gold Rush
in the 1840's through the Civil War and into the early 1900's Chinese faced
brutal purges and roundups throughout the Pacif...
HIV in Portland African and African-American CommunitiesHost Dr. David
Naimon talks with Catherine Azouyangui, case manager of the Minority AIDS
Initiative. She will talk about the challenges and barriers towards getting
medical care to Portland's HIV positive African and ...
Community Organizing is going on around immigration issues in the Willamette
Valley; two such activists are Amelia Cates and Amy Dudley. They talk with
Old Mole Denise Morris about their work with PCASC (Portland Central American
Steering Committee), PACT (Portland Allies ...
New McCain ad: Obama is a big scary black man who wants to teach your
children about sexNot really sure what to say about this one. It certainly
plumbs hitherto unfounded depths of sleaze.I don't know the particulars of
the law in question. I'm looking into it.-AUPDATE: Th...
Hosts Abe Proctor and Joe Uris start out with a discussion on the current
situation beween the US, Georgia and Russia. Then they change gears to
examine the new Sweetheart of the Republican Party, Sarah Palin.