This week on Century of Lies, live from the International Cannabis Business
Conference in Portland, Oregon, we talk about the cannabis industry and
social justice with Joseph Stovall II, an attorney and cannabis consultant
from Maryland. Plus, we hear a presentation from Vi...
Part TWO of two, round table discussions about white fragility, privilege
and entitlement with guests Kim Allchurch Flick and Erin Donley. Part one
aired on Fri, 08/03/2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
This fall, Multnomah county and Bridges to Change, a local non-profit, will
open a new program dedicated to curbing the disparities for African American
women involved with the Justice system.
The Diane Wade House program "will be the first-of-its-kind transitional
Desiree Hellegers speaks with activist Catherine Stauffer about the climate
of homophobic and white supremacist terror in Oregon in the early
1990s, about Stauffer's historic role in infiltrating the Oregon Citizen's
Alliance and in the protracted lawsuit that bankrupted th...
A rally and march was hosted today at Portland State University. The outcry
comes after Jason Washington, a black man, was gunned down by PSU police
officers James Dewey and Shawn McKenzie in late June. The mission of the
event was to bring justice for Washington and preven...
The good news is that there is a rising tide of awareness and social activism
in the USA. The bad news is that the reactionaries have built an impressive
trifecta to buttress their iron grip on the legislative, judicial, and
executive branches of national government.
In the wake of the recent release of the autopsy report for Jason Washington,
a 45-year-old man shot dead by PSU police officers in June, the seeming
futility of seeking justice for police violence is again in Portland's public
eye. The autopsy report comes just six d...
The latest rise of fascist movements and parties has once again made it
clear: organised antifascist resistance is necessary. In order to
successfully intervene and stop fascism from spreading, it is useful to take
a look at the different experiences built from movements in...
“Van Jones’ voice has become an integral part of our national political
debate. He is one of the most provocative and interesting political figures
in the country.”—Bernie Sanders, U.S. senator, Vermont
As part of KBOO's Fall Membership Drive News and Public Affairs Day ...