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The Psychology of Mass Shootings

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Evening News
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Thu, 10/01/2015
After a mass shooting claimed ten lives this morning at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, President Obama adressed the nation with visible frustration, saying, "[Thoughts and prayers do] not capture the heartache and grief and anger that we should feel, and it does nothing to prevent this carnage from being inflicted someplace else in America next week or a couple months from now."
His remarks touch on the now-routine nature of such killings, and the widespread frustration with the inevitable political stalemate over the issue of gun control that follows them.
KBOO's news director Jenka Soderberg spoke with Professor Eric Mankowski of Portland State University about the impact of these mass murders on our collective psyche.
4:10 minutes (3.82 MB)

Douglas County Residents Respond to Roseburg Shooting

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Thu, 10/01/2015
On the morning of October 1, a gunman entered Umpqua Community College in Roseburg and killed at least ten people and injured twenty before being killed by law enforcement.
Residents of Douglas County are still in shock over today’s events but they are pulling together.
Vigils are being planned, the Red Cross is helping out, and grief counselors are on site.
KBOO reporter Doug McVay spoke with John Sajo, a Douglas County parent whose daughter attends Umpqua Community College, to find out more about the community’s response.
2:58 minutes (2.72 MB)

Counterspin on 09/25/15

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Counterspin
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Fri, 09/25/2015 - 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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Critical examination of the major stories every week

Counterspin on 09/18/15

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Counterspin
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Fri, 09/18/2015 - 5:30pm - 6:00pm
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Critical examination of the major stories every week

Flashpoints on 09/17/15

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Flashpoints
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Thu, 09/17/2015 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

KBOO 2015 Annual Meeting, featuring Bajo Salario and Joanne Hardesty


KBOO’s Annual meeting will be held on Sunday, September 27 from noon - 4 pm at PSU's Native American Student and Community Center (710 SW Jackson St, Portland).  Please join us to discuss the state of the station, hear key note speaker, Joanne Hardesty and enjoy music from Bajo Salario Collective Band.  Light refreshments will be provided.  Board candidate ballots will be accepted until 2:00pm and board election results will be announced at the end of the Annual Meeting. See you there!
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