Our Production team for tonight’s newscast is Evan Tenenbaum and Brenda Escobar… Special thanks to reporter Dan Johnson… Our Engineer is Jeff Lovell …The KBOO Interim Evening News Director is Rebecca Nay.
If you can't catch the whole broadcast, listen to these locally produced stories:
Host Per Fagereng interviews Joshua Holland about his new book, THE FIFTEEN BIGGEST LIES ABOUT THE ECONOMY (AND EVERYTHING ELSE THE RIGHT DOESN’T WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT TAXES, JOBS, AND CORPORATE AMERICA). Joshua Holland exposes the most repeated, most publicized lies of the Right, and reveals their all-too-real consequences.
Joshua Holland is a senior writer and editor at AlterNet, responsible for coverage of the economy, globalization, and immigration.
Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Iranian Human Rights Day 2010.
Two groups that face gross discrimination by the government in Iran as well as the society are religious and sexual minorities. While these groups do not threaten the government establishment in a political way, they are still subject to silent violations of their human rights. Followers of Baha'i and Jewish faiths are accused of spying for Israel and their loyalty is questioned.Their education and chances of participation in the regular life are extremely minimal, and in many cases they are denied equal opportunities.The GLBT community are treated as outcasts by both the society and the gove
Writer, poet and activist Grace Paley's birthday is December 11 (born in 1922, she died in 2007). In honor of Grace Paley Between the Covers presents an interview with local author Judith Arcana, who is Grace Paley's biographer, as well as parts of memorial show produced by KBOO's Circle A Radio Collective on December 5th, 2007. We’ll also hear archival recordings of Grace Paley reading her work.
Hosts Celeste Carey and Cecil Prescod interview Daniel Martinez HoSang about his book Racial Propositions: Ballot Initiatives and the Making of Postwar California (American Crossroads), which looks at the controversial history of California's ballot measures over the past fifty years. HoSang is professor of Political and Ethnic Studies at the University of Oregon. He will also discuss Oregon ballot measures and local concerns--especially efforts to expand prisons and attack labor rights in Oregon through recent ballot measures.
Tribute to the late writer, poet and activist Grace Paley
Writer, poet and activist Grace Paley's birthday is December 11 (born in 1922, she died in 2007). In honor of Grace Paley Between the Covers presents a partial rebroadcast of a program produced by KBOO's Circle A Radio Collective on December 5th, 2007. The program features an interview with local author, Judith Arcana, who is Grace Paley’s biographer. We’ll also hear archival recordings of Grace Paley reading her work and talking about her life.
Judith Arcana recently wrote this about Grace Paley.
What happens when you're arrested? Among other things, you get your picture taken!
Today's guest is the Editor of PDXmugShots.com. Listen up, and find out what Mug Shots are, what happens to them, and what that might mean to YOU. Do YOU peruse the Mug Shots? Is YOUR mug out there? Your Mom's? DO call in with YOUR experiences with Mug Shots!