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Further to the Left

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Mon, 05/30/2011

 In this commentary, Clayton Morgareidge draws on Slavoj Žižek's book First as Tragedy, Then as Farce to argue that the Left must go further left:  A liberalism tethered to capitalism is tied to a sinking ship that will take us all down.    

7:45 minutes (4.44 MB)

Single Payer Success in Vermont

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Mon, 05/30/2011

 Vermont has become the first state to enact a law leading to a single payer health care system.   Vermont activist Traven talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about what the law says, what kind of organizing led to the success, and the obstacles  that still remain.  

21:13 minutes (12.14 MB)

Outside In: Youth Advocacy

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The Underground
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Wed, 06/01/2011

KBOO has hosted a Youth Radio Intensive with Outside In this week, and we are proud to present the audio produced by this fabulous group of young people!

Juicy answers the most faq she gets about youth advocacy and interviews Jodi from Queerzone, and Nili from Outside In.

7:10 minutes (6.56 MB)

Outside In: Options for Youth

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 06/01/2011

KBOO has hosted a Youth Radio Intensive with Outside In this week, and we are proud to present the audio produced by this fabulous group of young people!

Taber talks about options for youth to live a healthier lifestyle, and also interviews Rachel Crump from Outside In.

7:19 minutes (10.05 MB)

Outside In: " Vox Populous" Produced by Talilo

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The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 06/01/2011

KBOO has hosted a Youth Radio Intensive with Outside In this week, and we are proud to present the audio produced by this fabulous group of young people!

Talilo produced this song" Vox Populous" , incorporating his rap with interviews he did on the streets of Portland with people about love, gangs, death, and more.

6:46 minutes (9.28 MB)

Outside In: Interview with Juliana Scholl

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 06/01/2011

KBOO has hosted a Youth Radio Intensive with Outside In this week, and we are proud to present the audio produced by this fabulous group of young people!

Here, Spence has an interview with Juliana Scholl, a case manager at Outside In.

6:29 minutes (5.93 MB)

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 05/30/11

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Mon, 05/30/2011 - 10:00am - 11:00am
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The Freedom Rides 50th Anniversary

Both Air Cascadia and Locus Focus are off for the holiday.

Instead we'll hear a special program from the Pacifica Radio Archives celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Freedom Rides that began in May of 1961. This program features the 1961 interview with James Farmer, co-founder of the Congress On Racial Equality C.O.R.E. and Mathew Jones a field secretary for the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee.

Circle A Radio on 06/01/11

Air date: 
Wed, 06/01/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Outside In Guerilla Theatre Media Project

Tonight Circle A Radio is showcasing  peer education media pieces produced by the Guerilla Theatre youth group from Outside In. We'll talk about HIV and STI transmition, how to make informed choices, and the importance of communication and peer education.

Bob Chenowith, former prisoner of war in Hanoi, pt 2: Experiences in prison

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Fri, 05/20/2011

Host Marvin Simmons of Northwest Vets for Peace interviews Bob Chenoweth who was a prisoner of war in Hanoi for five years and a member of the Peace Committee while in prison. Members of the Peace Committee were deeply affected by their combat experiences and as a result re-examined their basic assumptions about the war. They made radio and print statements against the war while in prison. In this second part of a two-part interview Chenoweth discusses some of his experiences in prison.

 

51:09 minutes (23.42 MB)

Robert Whitaker on the astonishing rise of mental illness in America

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More Talk Radio
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Mon, 05/09/2011

 Hosts Celeste Carey and Cecil Prescod speak with Robert Whitaker, author of Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in AmericaRobert Whitaker probed into clinical studies in prestigious scientific journals, some dating back more than 50 years. He noticed a shocking anomaly. Psychiatric drugs have repeatedly been shown to worsen mental illness, to say nothing of the risks of liver damage, weight gain, elevated cholesterol and blood sugar, and reduced cognitive function they entail.

38:28 minutes (17.61 MB)
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