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Democratic Movements in the Middle East

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Sun, 03/09/2008

 We read little in the mainstream press about secular movements for  democracy in places like Iraq, Pakistan, and Egypt, but they are there--led by workers, women, and others.  Bill Resnick talks with anthropologist Kamran Ali who identifies some of these democratic forces and how they have been stymied by US-supported dictators. Ali teaches at the University of Texas and is on the editorial board of Middle East Reports.

21:10 minutes (9.7 MB)

Dr. Don McCanne advocates for a single-payer health care system.

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Healthwatch
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Sun, 03/09/2008

 Dr. Don McCanne, former president and current Senior Policy Fellow of Physicians for a National Health Plan, talks with host Martha Odom on the crisis in affordable health care and how to fix it. Dr. McCanne will speak in Portland on Mar. 17, 7 pm, at Good Samaritan Hospital, 1015 NW 22nd Av., and on Mar. 18, 7 pm at the Jobs with Justice Healthcare Campaign forum, PAT Hall, 345 NE 8th Av.

26:32 minutes (24.3 MB)

0310 am 'Get This' news

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Sun, 03/09/2008

 

Get This: Bush invades Poland…

Chris Andreae

03/10/08

 

7:55 minutes (7.25 MB)

Best selling author, James McBride on the horrors of slavery and the power of hope and redemption.

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Black Book Talk
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Sun, 03/02/2008

Hosts Patricia Welch and Emma Jackson Ford talk with James McBride about his latest book: Song Yet Sung, the story of a runaway slave, shot and captured; hovering near death and dreaming of the future and the Code that leads her to survival.

27:30 minutes (12.59 MB)

Sudden Radio Project February 2008

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Sun, 02/24/2008

Oh, yes, madcap.

61:21 minutes (17.55 MB)

Artists Remedios Rapoport and Jacquelyn Bond

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Art Focus
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Wed, 03/05/2008

Host Julie Bernard interviewed local artists Remedios Rapoport and Jacquelyn Bond about  Women’s Art: Women’s Vision at the Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center.  Celebrating the theme of 2008’s National Women’s History Month Remedios Rapoport takes the traditional Argentinean art of Filete (elaborate sign painting) and puts a contemporary message for empowerment and action into each piece. She will present her work, act as guest curator and mentor an emerging artist also working with women and political empowerment.

28:29 minutes (26.08 MB)

Terri Hopkins on "Women's Work"

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Art Focus
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Wed, 02/27/2008

Host Julie Bernard interviews Terri Hopkins, director and curator at the Art Gym at Marylhurst University about the current show, Women's Work: Contemporary Women Printmakers from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and his Family Foundation. It includes works by Annie Albers, Louise Bourgeois, Suzanne Caporael, Squeak Carnwath, Vija Celmins, Helen Frankenthaler, Ellen Gallager, M.K. Guth, Jane Hammond, Mary Heilmann, Julia Jacquette, Fay Jones, Barbara Kruger, Hung Liu, Agnes Martin, Julie Mehretu, Sarah Morris, Wangechi Mutu, Louise Nevelson, Judy Pfaff, Bridget Riley, Kiki Smith, Pat Steir, Kara Walker, Marie K. Watt, and Sherrie Wolf.

 

28:36 minutes (26.18 MB)

Using Primates for Research

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Tue, 02/26/2008

Host Laurie Sonnenfeld interviews Matt Rosell of In Defense of Animals about their campaign to educate people about primates used for research in OHSU laboratories.

25:44 minutes (23.56 MB)

Saying NO! to Paying War Taxes

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Recovery Zone
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Wed, 03/05/2008

The 03/06 airing of the Recovery Zone with host Stephanie Potter featured interviews with members of the Oregon Community for War Tax Resistance.  They describe the issues and struggles they face and the satisfactions they experience in refusing to pay for military invasion and occupation.  For more info visit  War Tax Boycott  and the War Resistors League .   You can also visit the 18th Avenue Peace House .    The Oregon Community for War Tax Resistance holds workshops on the 3rd Monday of every month at 7 pm in Portland at Laughing Horse Books.  To find out more leave a message at (503) 238 0605.&nbsp

27:40 minutes (11.09 MB)

Movie Talk 2-27-08

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Tue, 02/26/2008

Ed Goldberg and Dawn Taylor review the latest movies.

27:56 minutes (25.57 MB)

 

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