February is Black History Month so here at Swing'n'Country we're celebrating
the many contributions African-American musicians have made to country
music. Hear Leadbelly's early country blues, Chuck Berry's rockabilly
sounds, and Stoney Edwards' 1970's hit "She's My Rock"....
This coming Monday, February 5th, a number of Oregonians will deliver a
letter to the state capitol in Salem, as part of the nationwide Poor
People’s Campaign. The campaign describes itself as "A National Call for
Moral Revival," and is inspired by, though far from an exact...
In the last three days of January, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents
launched a massive immigration sweep in Northern California. It is the
largest localized action of its kind since Trump took office.
Businesses in San Francisco, Sacramento, and San Jose were serv...
In this special podcast, A Radio Geekly expounds on the idea of
gentrification as applied to geek culture. In this special hour-long piece,
we take a look at code switching between gentrification and consumerism. How
does the term gentrification actually apply? What is gent...
¿Qué sucede con los jóvenes retornados y deportados en la Ciudad de
México? Afortunadamente existe el esfuerzo de organizaciones como Otros
Dreams en Acción, ODA y Poch@House. Conoce estos espacios a través de
sus fundadoras Jill Anderson y Maggie Loredo Maggie LoVe.
Denise Morris hosts this episode of the Old Mole
Greenwashing and Global Climate Justice: Bill Resnick talks to John Foran
about corporate greenwashing and what must and can be done to save the
planet. John Foran is professor of sociology at the University of
In Detroit, 1945, eleven-year-old Betty's house doesn't quite feel like home.
She believes her mother loves her, but she can't shake the feeling that her
mother doesn't want her. Church helps those worries fade, if only for a
little while. The singing, the preaching, the sp...
Tomorrow morning there will be a protest in front of the Multnomah County
Courthouse. A community group, made up of families who have lost loved ones
to police violence, will be calling attention to the role that district
attorneys play in the lack of justice for these kill...
En este programa hablamos con Verónica
Gabriela fotoperiodista independiente que ha trabajado mucho el tema de
las comunidades y la migración forzada. Conoce su más reciente exposición
fotográfica Travelling Soles. Además en este programa hablamos con Maru