He is the author of Being Real: An Ongoing Decision, and Free The Children, and is a parent, psychotherapist, teacher, community organizer, storyteller and relationship facilitator. He listens for the clear, inherently freeing voices of children, adults, and himself that, when heard fully, reveal surprisingly creative information and processes wanting to happen behind physical symptoms, conflicts, and so-called impossible situations.
OSPIRG's annual watchdog report about dangerous toys.
Despite continued toy recalls, toxic items remain on the shelves this holiday season for unsuspecting consumers to gift their young family and friends. What should you watch out for, and why is it still on the market? Lisa Loving hosts OSPIRG’s Jonathan Batholomew on the Public Interest Research Group’s Annual watchdog report about dangerous toys. That’s Wednesday morning at 8 on KBOO.
A celebration of civil rights: Susan Banyas and The Hillsboro Story
Two months after the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision legally ending school segregation, the county engineer of Hillsboro, Ohio - a white man determined to force integration in the segregated town - set fire to Lincoln School, the town's "colored" elementary school. The two-year protest lead by five African American mothers to carry forward the struggle sparked by that fire drew the NAACP's Thurgood Marshall and led to Clemons v. Board of Education the first test case for Brown in the North.
Focus on Youth is a class that takes place at Portland International Community School. The goal is to help foster a sense of belonging and self-worth in our students while we help them develop transferable photography skills so they can succeed in school and in life. Focus on Youth is a 501 (c)(3) organization, offering free photography classes and mentoring to students. promotes artistic expression, recognizes achievement and provides critically needed mentoring and arts education for our most vulnerable young people.
We went on a photography field trip with students from Focus on Youth to the Hoyt Arboretum. The interviews were mostly conducted by Rosa Ramirez.