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A Conversation with Amy Goodman - Benefit for KBOO

Join us for a Conversation with Amy Goodman
host of Democracy Now!

Featuring Jo Ann Bowman and Dave Mazza from KBOO's Voices from the Edge

in a Benefit for KBOO Community Radio

Saturday, April 11
Noon, doors open at 11am
Bagdad Theater, 3702 SE Hawthorne, Portland
Tickets $15
Advance sales available through the Crystal Ballroom Box Office, Bagdad Theater or in person at KBOO

Jo Ann Bowman and Dave Mazza from KBOO’s Voices from the Edge morning talk radio program will interview Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!, live on stage to discuss the paperback release of her book Standing Up to the Madness: Ordinary Heroes in Extraordinary Times and about her experiences as an award-winning ground-breaking journalist. A book signing sponsored by Powells will take place immediately following the program.

Counterspin on 07/11/14

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Counterspin
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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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Critical examination of the major stories every week

Flashpoints on 07/11/14

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Flashpoints
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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Flashpoints on 07/10/14

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Flashpoints
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Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Old Mole Variety Hour July 7 2014

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Mon, 07/07/2014


Joe Clement hosts and we hear: 56:42 minutes (38.94 MB)

The $15 Minimum Wage And The Fight Beyond

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Mon, 07/07/2014
Bill Resnick talks with Arun Gupta about how the $15 minimum wage ordinance that was recently passed by the City Council in Seattle came to be. Arun points out how people are agitated by the bank-bailouts, the role played by Socialist Alternative and Kshama Sawant's election to the City Council, the contentiousness about and limitations to the final ordinance. They also consider what kind of organizing is or is not behind getting the ordinance passed. In this vein, they talk about "militant shopfloor organizing" vs. electoral organizing, the role played by independent media, weilding control at the "point of production, and the problem of finding solidarity as "all that is solid melts into air."
23:00 minutes (15.79 MB)

Peter Hart on Iraq War media revisionism

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Mon, 07/07/2014
Laurie Mercier interviews Peter Hart about his recent writings on media coverage and revisionism surrounding the Iraq War. They consider the shifting of blame for instability in Iraq from the US occupation to "age-old ethnic conflicts"; the abscence of coverage of Iraqi suffering; and the way the Iraq War is portrayed as something that "happened to the US".

Peter is the activism director at FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting), he writes for their magazine Extra!, and a co-host and producer of their radio-show Counterspin (heard on KBOO every Friday at 5:30pm). 15:11 minutes (10.43 MB)

Flashpoints on 07/09/14

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Flashpoints
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Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Flashpoints on 07/08/14

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Flashpoints
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Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Flashpoints on 07/03/14

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Flashpoints
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Thu, 07/03/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein
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