Food

THE LETTER C: Clear Creek Middle School: Broadcast Version

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 12/28/2011

The KBOO Youth Collective worked for nine weeks this fall with a SUN School Class at Clear Creek Middle School. We created these two radio pieces, one on The Economy, and one on Bullying. This is the version that was broadcast on The Underground.

The SUN School Radio Class students were Andrew, Kiara, Kyler, Larissa, Lila, Madison, Omar , Rachel , Sara, and Teo. Thanks to Patti Haack for her help.

12:58 minutes (11.87 MB)

Farm Bill

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program: 
Food Show
program date: 
Wed, 12/21/2011

This edition of the Food Show featured two experts on the Farm Bill -- multiyear omnibus federal legislation that covers commodity payments, agricultural land conservation programs, nutrition programs such as SNAP (formerly Food Stamps), and more. It is up for renewal in Congress in 2012.

 

Kate Welch interviewed Julia DeGraw of Food and Water Watch. www.foodandwaterwatch.org

Bruce Silverman interviewed Tom Laskawy, who writes on www.grist.org and www.thefern.org.

For more on the Farm Bill:

www.jhu.edu/farmbillvisualizer  A nice graphic explanation of where the money goes.

www.ewg.org    Environmental Working Group. Tells who the farm commodity money goes to.

60:09 minutes (55.07 MB)

The Roquefort Files (12/21/11)

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program: 
Food Show
program date: 
Wed, 12/21/2011

  KBOO's homage du fromage, hosted by Justin Miller and KBOO's Cheese Wiz in Residence, Stuart Margolis

12:19 minutes (11.27 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour

program date: 
Mon, 12/19/2011

Clayton Morgareidge hosts this Old Mole episode which surveys the Occupy movement; the differences between the US and the UK labor movements; workers' struggles in our  broken food industry; and an implausible story about a poisoned husband.  

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56:07 minutes (32.12 MB)

Working in the Food Industry

program date: 
Mon, 12/19/2011

The system that puts food on our tables is broken and corrupt.  The Food Chain Workers’ Alliance is a coalition of worker-based organizations whose members plant, harvest, process, pack, transport, prepare, serve, and sell food.  In this conversation with director Joann Lo, we hear how they are organizing to improve wages and working conditions for all workers along the food chain.      

20:29 minutes (11.72 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour on 12/19/11

Air date: 
Mon, 12/19/2011 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Report on the Occupy Movement; Myths and Realities of the Food Industry

Clayton Morgareidge will host this episode of the Mole, on which

Food Show on 12/21/11

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Program: 
Food Show
Air date: 
Wed, 12/21/2011 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Explaining the Farm Bill and How You Can Have an Impact on the Next Bill

Host Bruce Silverman presents two interviews with experts on the Farm Bill, major federal legislation, soon to be debated, that covers farm subsidies, food stamps and other nutrition programs, conservation on agricultural lands and more. And the Roquefort Files (the Cheese Report.)

10 Years that Shook San Francisco 1968-1978

program date: 
Wed, 12/07/2011

Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78 is A collection of first-person and historical essays spans the people’s history of San Francisco in the tumultuous decade from 1968, the year of the San Francisco State College strike, to 1978 and the twin traumas of the Jonestown massacre and the assassinations of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk. This volume provides a broad look at the diverse ways those ten years shaped the world we live in today. From community gardening to environmental justice, gay rights and other identity-based social movements, anti-gentrification efforts, neighborhood arts programs and more, many of the initiatives whose origins are described here have taken root and spread far beyond San Francisco.

57:30 minutes (52.64 MB)

FOOD: Food Related Idioms

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 11/23/2011

Ryan explains some Food Related Idioms to us, the lucky audience.

3:39 minutes (3.35 MB)
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