The Nov 6 Recovery Zone airs "the morning after the morning after" the historic 2008 election. Host Stephanie Potter speaks with folks from the Oregon Voter Rights Coalition to cover what worked, what went wrong and where we go from here.
Bill Resnick looks at the entrenched forces in the US policy making apparatus that will challenge the new President -- like the Federal Reserve, the army, and the dominant role in Congress of conservative Democrats.Denise Morris interviews an activist from Dicentra, a Portland area collective that creates radical communities of care, networks of support, and movements based on relationship building and collective narratives from our lives.
Dave Mazza talks with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright about her new book, Memo to the President Elect, in which she outlines the challenges facing the next president of the United States and how he can help restore the nation's standing in the world.
Ms. Albright was the first woman to become United States Secretary of State and is currently a professor at Georgetown University.
One of the largest concerns of the Oregon Voter’s Rights Coalition is the lack of independent testing and review of the state’s voting systems. When trying to raise their concerns with John Lindback, Oregon’s Director of Elections, he assured the group that he is confident in the voting systems used.
But last Fall, Ohio did something different. Their Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner commissioned Project EVEREST: a comprehensive security review of the electronic voting technology used in her state.