Human rights

Gentrification in Northeast Portland

program date: 
Wed, 06/29/2011

 Host Lisa Loving’s guests are Imani Muhammad of the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, and The Oregonian's Nikole Hannah-Jones, talking about a special event: Just the Facts, featuring Oregonian reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones in a community conversation on her research about Northeast Portland gentrification.

54:28 minutes (24.94 MB)

Sometimes, we get one right! Way to go, New York! Gay Marriage is now Legal.

program date: 
Tue, 06/28/2011

 Hosted by Abe Proctor.  Joe Uris is off for the Summer

Way to go, New York! Sometimes the good guys win. Despite America's many sins down through the years, true equality inches closer all the time.

57:20 minutes (26.24 MB)

"Joint Palestinian-Israeli Popular Struggle: The Face of a Future of Peace and Equality"

program date: 
Wed, 06/08/2011

Stanford University Professor of Middle East History, Joel Beinin speaks on "Joint Palestinian-Israeli Popular Struggle: The Face of a Future of Peace and Equality"

Joel Beinin is the Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History and Professor of Middle East History at Stanford.

57:16 minutes (78.65 MB)

[Blood on the Tracks: The Life and Times of S. Brian Willson

program date: 
Wed, 06/22/2011

The guest is S. Brian Willson, local anti-war activist and member of Vietnam Veterans Against the War and Veterans for Peace. He'll talk with KBOO host Sue Supriano about his new autobiography, "Blood on the Tracks: The Life and Times of S. Brian Willson."

26:28 minutes (36.35 MB)

Radiozine on 06/29/11

Air date: 
Wed, 06/29/2011 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
The Oregon Food Bank in action

The Oregon Food Bank works with a cooperative, statewide network of partner agencies to distribute emergency food to hungry families. KBOO reporter Ross Freeman Levin visited OFB and talked to volunteers from local agencies and programs who were picking up food to distribute. Hear the voices of people involved in this important process. 

The Waterfront Blues Festival, a benefit for the Oregon Food Bank, begins Friday.

Lillian Whitlow on "A Soldier Without a Country: Based on the Life of Sgt. Carlis Calvin"

Black Book Talk
program date: 
Thu, 06/02/2011

 Hosts Patricia Welch, Emma Jackson Ford and O.B. Hill, interview Lillian Whitlow about her book A Soldier Without a Country: Based on the Life of Sgt. Carlis Calvin.  

"A Soldier Without A Country tells the story of Sgt. Carlis Calvin's struggle to survive after he was given a dishonorable discharge by his captain, after he was accused of stealing approximately $3.00 worth of food from his mess hall. After he served several months in the stockade, he was stripped of his medals and uniform and was told not to come back on the post again. He endured hardships for forty-seven years. In 1996 President Bill Clinton restored his honorable discharge and his medals were returned."

25:49 minutes (11.82 MB)

OLMV - Wael and Will talk with Palestine Economy Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh, UN recognition of Palestine + Ali Abunimah!

program date: 
Fri, 06/24/2011
This week we talk about the plans for UN recognition of an independent Palestinian
State, expected this coming fall at the United Nations.  Will and Wael will be
talking with Palestinian Economy Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh, about the move by
the Palestinian Authority to have Palestine recognized as an independent state at
the United Nations.  Following the discussion, Electronic Intifada founder, Ali
Abunimah, provides his perspective on the move towards internationally recognized
Palestinian statehood.
56:33 minutes (25.89 MB)

MALCOLM X: A Life of Reinvention

More Talk Radio
program date: 
Mon, 05/16/2011

MALCOLM X: A Life of Reinvention

52:31 minutes (72.13 MB)

Omar Khadr Slated to Leave Guantanamo; Guest: Attorney Dennis Edney

A Deeper Look
program date: 
Thu, 06/23/2011

Omar Khadr, the Canadian child soldier who has been locked in Guantanamo for over 8 years, is finally slated to return to Canada. He will spend seven more years in prison there. His Canadian attorneys have been preparing him for the transition. Tune in to hear Dennis Edney, one of Khadr's attorneys, talk about the latest court and WikiLeaks revelations in the case and about the steps they have taken to prepare Omar for the change.

29:18 minutes (26.83 MB)

One Land Many Voices on 06/24/11

Air date: 
Fri, 06/24/2011 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
OLMV - Palestinian Economy Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh, about declaring an independent state

One Land, Many Voices (OLMV) - Wael and Will talk with Palestinian Economy Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh about the plans for declaring an independent Palestinian state in the first half-hour of the program, followed by an interview with Electronic Intifada founder, Ali Abunimah.  Tune in Friday morning at 9:00AM to join the discussion!

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