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Highlights from past APA Compass programs

Airs at: Thu, 01/03/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for APA Compass
Our special new year edition includes excerpts and highlights from past APA Compass programs. A great sampling of the range of topics and guests that we cover, including interviews, roundtable discussions, audio postcards, Angry APA Minute and many more. Read more

Exploration of the Japanese American Internment experience

Airs at: Thu, 07/03/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for APA Compass
This month, APA Compass looks at the Japanese American internment experience including an audio postcard from the Oregon State University commencement where former Japanese American internees were given honorary degrees, a discussion with members of the Oregon Nikkei Legacy... Read more

Adelina Anthony

Airs at: Sun, 07/06/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Adelina Anthony is a Xicana-Indigena lesbian multi-disciplinary artist who has won many awards for her work addressing colonization, feminism, trauma, memory, gender, race/ethnicity, sexuality, in/migration, health, land/environment, and other issues affecting the lesbian/... Read more

Civil Liberties Watch: The San Francisco 8 :new developments

Airs at: Sun, 06/22/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
  The prosecution throws up new obstacles in the case of eight former members of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. Jailed defendants Jalil Muntaquin and Herman Bell are delayed in their return to New York for a parole hearing. Read more

Movie Moles: "Killer of Sheep"

Airs at: Sun, 06/15/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Killer of Sheep, directed by Charles Burnett, is a  film about life in Watts in the early 1970s, one of the "100 Essential Films" of all time according to the National Society of Film Critics.  It's now out on DVD.   Frann Michel and Denise Morris tell us about it.    Read more

Environmental Justice for APAs and communities of color

Airs at: Thu, 06/05/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for APA Compass
This month APA Compass explored the topic of race and environmental justice including an interview with Julie Sze, environmental justice advocate, Assistant Professor of American Studies at UC Davis and director of the Environmental Justice Project for UC Davis’ John Muir Inst... Read more

Primary Pains

Airs at: Sun, 05/25/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Thabiti Lewis shines a light on several varieties of implicit racism in the Presidential campaign, coming from some of the candidates  and all of the mass media.    Read more

Mixed Race Identity

Airs at: Thu, 05/01/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for APA Compass
This month we're exploring mixed-race identity. Patti Duncan interviews award-winning author, filmmaker and performer Kip Fullbeck and then hosts a roundtable discussion with local mixed-race community members Anita Rogers, Joseph Lyons and Michael Osuna. And another Angry A... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for May 19, 2008

Airs at: Sun, 05/18/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
This program includes a Movie Mole review of "Iron Man," a commentary on Racism in the Presidential campaign, a first-person report on May Day in Havana, music and the history of the Buena Vista Social Club, and a discussion of the crisis in food prices.  Clayton Morgareidg... Read more

Racism in the Presidential Campaign

Airs at: Sun, 05/18/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
The racism that the Obama campaign is revealing among voters and in the media demands a strong reaction.  Clayton Morgareidge comments, drawing in part on an article by David Sirota on the In These Times Website.    Read more