Near deadly error: An interview with exonerated death row inmate Juan Melendez-Colon
Near-Deadly Error: An interview with exonerated death row inmate Juan Melendez-Colon
It is hard to imagine spending over 17 years on death row for a crime you did not commit. Juan Melendez-Colon did just that following his 1984 conviction and sentencing to death in the killing of Auburndale, FL beauty salon owner Delbert Baker.
On this episode of Outloud, host Carla interviewed Clay Neal from the Portland Plan. Clay talked about the Plan for Portland over the next 25 years and described last night's Queer Town Hall at the Q Center. Throughout the hour, listeners heard live accoustic music from Pamela Means. Pamela is playing atMississippi Pizza Thursday at 9 pm. She played songs from her latest album and from her Out music award winning album, Single Bullet Theory. Then Jacob Anderson-Minshall (co-host of KBOO's Gender Blender) talked with science w
This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2010.
InterArts Presents the No.Fest 2010 Benefit shows both at Someday Lounge and Backspace at 115 and 125 Northwest 5th Avenue respectively. Featuring Trawler Bycatch, Brainstorm and much, much more. Music runs from 8:30 until 1:30am at both venues. Backspace will be an all-ages show.
Now at the Milagros Theater at 525 Southeast Stark until April 17th, see HOW THE GARCÍA GIRLS LOST THEIR ACCENTS. The play is based on the best-selling novel by Julia Alvarez and playing tonight at 7:30pm for a special student and senior price of 16 dollars.
Host Stephanie Potter will speak with Rob Klavins, roadless advocate for Oregon Wild, about the situation with the return of wolves to Oregon. For the first time in five years, Oregon's wolf management plan is under review, (comments must be received at ODFW.Comments@state.or.us by June 30.) Wolves were exterminated in Oregon over 60 years ago, but some have moved back into the state from Idaho, where packs were re-established in the 1990's.
Physicist and environmental activist Chris Williams talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about the disasters that await our planet if nothing is done to stop global warming. He also has good news: the technology already exists to solve the problem. Williams is the author of a forthcoming book,Ecology and Socialism: Solutions to Capitalist Ecological Crisis.