Health

Poverty and Health

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Mon, 11/22/2010

Bill talks with Dr. Andrew Wilper about the relationship between poverty and healthcare, and how it even affects those with insurance.

19:28 minutes (11.14 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour November 22nd

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Mon, 11/22/2010

Today's show, hosted by Denise Morris, features interviews about poverty & healthcare, the General Motors bailout, a commentary about building a maintenance economy, and a brief history of the world's most important 6-second drum-loop.

 

59:46 minutes (27.36 MB)

Bread and Roses on 11/19/10

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Bread and Roses
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Fri, 11/19/2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Haiti's cholera outbreak: Voices from the ground

 Haiti's Cholera Outbreak: Voices from the ground 

Bread and Roses host Nico V. talks with Ansel Herz, independent journalist based in Haiti, and Rosedanie Cadet, founder of Haitian aid organization Helping Hands Noramise about the recent outbreak of cholera in the country, including details on the education campaigns to fight against it, and the suspected role of the United Nations peacekeeping force in the outbreak. 

More information on the guests at:

 

http://www.noramise.org

http://www.mediahacker.org

U.S. worst (again) in health care

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Presswatch
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Thu, 11/18/2010

 Theresa Mitchell with the "news you're not supposed to know."  Of industrialized U.S. worst again in health care -- Theresa examines the health denial industry, effects of Obama-care, and also takes a look at CEO salaries and perks (in the stratosphere?)

25:36 minutes (11.71 MB)

November 15 Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 11/15/2010

 Tom Becker hosts this program about government aid to the wealthy, including the Obama Deficit Commission proposals; working for a single payer health program in Vermont; and a "cooler" approach to climate change as seen in a new documentary about Bjørn Lomborg.  

53:51 minutes (30.81 MB)

Single Payer in Vermont

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Mon, 11/15/2010

 

Activists in Vermont are working to get their State to enact a single-payer health plan.  Bill Resnick talks with activist Traven Leyshon, a member of the Vermont Workers' Center.  Leyshon also broadcasts on Equal Time Radio in Vermont.  

13:59 minutes (8 MB)

Food Show on 11/17/10

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Food Show
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Wed, 11/17/2010 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Harriet Fasenfest's Householder's Guide; Air-Chilled Turkeys; Mark Bitterman's Manifesto on Salt

Former Food Show host Harriet Fasenfest has just published a philosophical book on progressive homemaking and urban farming. She returns to KBOO to discuss A Householder's Guide to the Universe.

But first, we talk air-chilled Thanksgiving turkeys with Geoff Latham of NICKY USA.

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