Protest and action

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 01/24/12

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Tue, 01/24/2012 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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David Graeber on his book "Debt: The First 5,000 Years"

Joe Clement speaks with David Graeber, professor, author and activist, about his book, Debt: The First 5,000 Years. Graeber shows that 5,000 years ago, during the beginning of the agrarian empires, humans have used elaborate credit systems. It is in this era, Graeber shows, that we also first encounter a society divided into debtors and creditors.

Bread and Roses on 01/27/12

Bread and Roses
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Fri, 01/27/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Morality Hijacked!! What to do??

Morality Hijacked! What to do? Tune in for ideas with philosopher Susan Neiman, author of Moral Clarity: A Guide for Grown-Up Idealists. And, in honor of the 100th anniversary of suffrage in Oregon, we travel back to a time when the biggest outrage in US was a women's right to vote. See:

Positively Revolting on 01-20-12 Solidarity and Movement Building with Nora Callahan and Arlo Stone

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Fri, 01/20/2012

Join ani and Lyn with their guests to discuss how on-going struggles are relating to the Occupy Movement.

60:00 minutes (54.93 MB)

Colombia - La Lucha Sigue

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Wed, 01/04/2012

On October 12th, 2011, Congress passed the Colombia Free Trade Agreement.  The fight against the FTA, by trade unionists, small farmers, Indigenous communities, Afro-Colombians, and human rights activists was lost after 5 years, but the struggle continues. 

On this program, we speak with Carlos Cruz, from Witness for Peace in Colombia.

54:56 minutes (50.3 MB)

Pepe Escobar; S. Brian Willson and Becky Luening on Blood on the Tracks

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Wed, 01/18/2012

Per Fagereng hosts a discussion of current foreign affairs with Pepe Escobar of the "Asia Times."

Sue Supriano interviews S. Brian Willson and his partner Becky Luening about Brian's book "Blood on the Tracks" and their experiences during their recent book tour for "Blood on the Tracks."

52:48 minutes (48.33 MB)

Fukishima, Iran, Occupy Congress and Occupy San Diego group in Las Cruces NM.

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Thu, 01/19/2012

News you're not supposed to know.  Warnings on Fukishima, global centralization of election reporting, news from Iran, Occupy Congress protest and the ordeal of the Occupy San Diego group in Las Cruces NM.

25:29 minutes (23.33 MB)

Interview with Youth Film Makers from Outside In about their screening on Jan. 30th.

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Thu, 01/19/2012

For the second year in a row Outside In's Guerilla Theatre youth have created films about issues that are important to them. Young filmmakers, who have experienced homelessness, participated in an intensive film internship in an effort to inspire and educate their peers and the community.

On this program, we will hear from Nili Yosha, Guerilla Theatre project lead at Outside In, and from Youth filmmakers Cantrelle and Travis.

This years films will show at a free premiere screening hosted by film director Todd Haynes at the Gerding Theatre at the Armory, 128 NW 11th Ave, in downtown Portland, on Monday, January 30th.

A reception, catered by Voodoo donuts, begins at 6:30 and the screening starts at 7pm.

27:01 minutes (24.73 MB)

Voices from the Edge on 01/19/12

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Thu, 01/19/2012 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Stories: From Survivors of the Sex Trade


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