Old Mole Variety Hour
The Old Mole burrows down to the roots of the great issues of our time – the struggles of ordinary people for democratic and sustainable ways of life. The Mole goes where corporate media fear to tread, supporting grassroots challenges to top-down authority and giving voice to movements that shake the foundations of an unjust society. The Moles' perspective is democratic, broadly socialist, and feminist. (We count Karl Marx as a friend).
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- Jan Haaken and Todd Sloan talk about psychology and perceptions of class and inequality.
- Bill Resnick finishes his conversation Michael Armstrong of Portland' Bureau of Planning and Sustainability with about climate change, sustainability, and collective vs. individual initiative
- Clayton Morgareidge offers a commentary on the connection between the abolition of slavery and the larger struggle to abolish capitalism.
- Frann Michel and Hyung Nam discuss the origins and enduring if transformed relevance of May Day as International Workers Day.
Image Credit: Portland State University
*A film that Movie Moles Frann Michel and Iven Hale have also reviewed.
You can read this piece HERE.
Picture Credit: Penn State University
- Title: Abolish Slavery, Abolish Property, Abolish Capitalism
- Genre: Other
- Length: 8:34 minutes (7.84 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
Photo Credit: Tedder
1. Bill Resnick talks with Portland city sustainable official Michael Armstrong about what Portland is doing about climate change.
2. Tom Becker reads an article about the imminent dangers of serious water shortages.
3. Joe Clement talks with an activist about tenants struggles with Porttland landlords.
4. Tod Sloan reads from a book about anti-authoritarian left politics.
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Photo Credit: Portland State University