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Radiozine on 07/10/08

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Thu, 07/10/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Suzanne LaGrande interviews playwrights participating in JAW: A Playwrights Festival, Portland Center Stage's developmental festival of new work for the stage from July 8th-20th.

Radiozine on 07/10/08

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Thu, 07/10/2008 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Lisa Loving speaks with journalist and author David Sirota about his new book The Uprising: An Unauthorized Tour of the Populist Revolt Scaring Wall Street and Washington. He says the current political period in the U.S. is marked by a state of uprising and the possibility of major change.

Radiozine on 07/09/08

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Host Marianne Barisonek interviews Mike Hudak, author of Western Turf Wars: The Politics of Public Lands Ranching. Hudak documents how public lands ranching is bad and why it happens this way, what the forces of
resistance are, and what happens when people with a conscience take action
against the political corruption rampant throughout the West.

Radiozine on 07/09/08

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Wed, 07/09/2008 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Host Per Fagereng interviewsSara Robinson, strategic foresight analyst, and author of the recent
article “Decline and Fall of America’s Energy Empire.” 

Radiozine on 07/03/08

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Thu, 07/03/2008 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Host Per Fagereng speaks with PSU Professor Silvia Boero.
They talk about events in Italy after the election of Silvio Berlusconi.

 

 

Radiozine on 07/02/08

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Wed, 07/02/2008 - 10:00am - 10:45am

Host Marianne Barisonek speaks with Jeff Sharlet,
author of the new book, "The Family". It's about "the
secret fundamentalism at the heart of American power". The Family is a
secretive "network" of fundamentalist Christian men who
"pray" and confer together and receive personal guidance from God and
Jesus. They admire "men of power and purpose" such as Hitler, Stalin
and Mao. Jeff Sharlet is a contributing editor for Harpers Magazine and
Rolling Stone with a deep appreciation for the spiritual path

Radiozine on 07/01/08

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Tue, 07/01/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Host Dennise Kowalczyk interviews Charity Fain, the new Executive Director for the Portland City Club. Her background includes working on media issues and media advocacy in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.

Radiozine on 06/30/08

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Mon, 06/30/2008 - 10:30am - 11:00am

The guest is Mike Davis, author of Planet of Slums and In Praise of Barbarians. He discusses his latest article,

Radiozine on 06/27/08

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Fri, 06/27/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Host Marianne Barisonek interviews Chris Hedges, whose latest book is "Collateral Damage: America's War Against Iraqi Civilians." Hedges and co-author Laila Al-Arian investigated the suffering of Iraqi civilians at the hands of American troops. The testimonies of soldiers and Marines provide a disturbing window into the indiscriminate killing of unarmed and innocent Iraqis being carried out daily by occupation forces.

Chris Hedges will be speaking in Portland on Friday night at 7:00PM at Powell's Books at Cedar Hills Crossing.

Radiozine on 06/26/08

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Bruce Silverman presents another installment in his Answers Series, a series of features focusing on solutions to problems. The topic is "Dark Skies."

Also Jay Thiemeyer reviews the new novel by Northwest author David Guterson

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Tali Sharot on "The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain"

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Mon, 06/27/2011

 Host Marianne Barisonek interviews Tali Sharot about her book "The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain,an exploration of the neural basis of optimism, and how the brain simulates the future. How does the brain generate hope? How does it trick us into moving forward? What happens when it fails? How do the brains of optimists differ from those of pessimists?

Tali Sharot’s research on optimism, memory, and emotion has been the subject of features inNewsweek, The Boston Globe, Time, The Wall Street Journal, New Scientist, and The Washington Post, as well as on the BBC. She has a Ph.D. in psychology and neuroscience from New York University and is currently a research fellow at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at University College London. She lives in London.

Thor Hanson and "Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle"

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Mon, 06/13/2011

 Host Kathleen Stephenson speaks with conservation biologist Thor Hanson about his book "Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle." Hanson says, "Their sheer diversity of form and function make feathers unique from waterproofing to flight, insulation and colorful display." He'll talk about the debate about how feathers evolved and how scientists are studying feathers to gain insights into their many valuable qualities and functions.

Thor Hanson has studied Central American trees and songbirds, nest predation in Tanzania, and the grisly feeding habits of African vultures. He is a Switzer Environmental Fellow and a member of the Human Ecosystems Study Group. Hanson’s first book, The Impenetrable Forest: My Gorilla Years in Uganda, won the 2008 USA Book News Award for nature writing. He lives on an island in Washington State. www.thorhanson.net

 

Interview with Nicole Foss on energy, finance, empire, and environment.

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Mon, 06/06/2011

 Today Per Fagering and Kurt Liebezeit have a chance to sit down and interview Nicole Foss, editor of the popular financial news aggregation site The Automatic Earth, on the topics of energy and finance.  Nicole counts nuclear safety among her many areas of expertise, and although the Fukushima disaster has dropped out of the mainstream news cycle it is still very much an area of concern for her and other experts.  Nicole also earned her living in Ontario managing renewable energy policy, and she will explain why the green future that many people aspire to is very difficult to put into practice.

 

The David Swanson 'Air Cascadia' Interview in its Entirety

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Fri, 06/03/2011
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Can Oregonians co-exist with cougars?

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Tue, 05/31/2011

Host Stephanie Potter speaks with Jayne Miller, founder of the Oregon Cougar Action Team, an organization dedicated to the preservation of Oregon’s cougar and the ecosystem the cougar sustains. OreCat is an educational foundation working to help people make better decisions about cougars, promote open spaces for them, and create better wilderness management plans. OreCat offers educational presentations and tools for free to Oregonians, schools, communities and churches to help citizens, livestock and agriculture enterprises live fear free with cougars as our Native Nations have done for thousands of years. 

Jayne Miller, founder of the Oregon Cougar Action Team, talks about Cougars

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Mon, 05/30/2011

 Host Stephanie Potter speaks with Jayne Miller, founder of the Oregon Cougar Action Team, an organization for Oregonians dedicated to the preservation of Oregon’s cougar and the ecosystem the cougar sustains. OreCat is an educational foundation working to help people make better decisions about cougars, promote open spaces for them, and create better wilderness management plans. OreCat offers educational presentations and tools for free to Oregonians, schools, communities and Churches to help citizens, livestock and agriculture enterprises live fear free with cougars as our Native Nations have done for thousands of years.

 

Truth to Power: Rae Abileah Stands up to Israeli PM Netanyahu

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Fri, 05/27/2011

Listen...What's that?  Hear that?...that's the sound of one individual making a difference.

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Marc Freedman and his book, THE BIG SHIFT: Navigating the New Stage Beyond Midlife.

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Mon, 05/23/2011

 Host Crystal Leighty speaks with Marc Freedman about his book THE BIG SHIFT: Navigating the New Stage Beyond Midlife.

Marc Freedman is founder and CEO of Civic Ventures. An award-winning social entrepreneur, frequent commentator in the national media, and the author of Encore,Prime Time, and The Kindness of Strangers, Freedman spearheaded the creation of Experience Corps and The Purpose Prize.

New energy solutions could transform our world

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Fri, 05/20/2011

Robyn Shanti interviews the President of the New Energy Movement, Joel Garbon.  The New Energy Movement believes in funding and supporting truly free energy, separate from current alternative methods such as wind, solar and wave energy.  http://www.newenergymovement.org/

Steve Berry: "History Matters!"

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Fri, 05/20/2011

Steve Berry, best-selling author, professor and author of historical thrillers, talks about his work, his teaching and History Matters, a nonprofit organization dedicated to aiding the preservation of our heritage that he and his wife founded.

Steve Berry, will announce the 2011 list of Oregon's Most Endangered Places next week in Portland. http://www.steveberry.org/berry-history.htm

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Correction

 A typo occured with one of our guests, Todd Dalotto on Radiozine this past Friday. Our apologies for the oversight.

 

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