Racism

News and Public Affairs Special on 06/19/08

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Thu, 06/19/2008 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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KBOO Archive recordings: 40 years of radio-activism

In celebration of KBOO's 40th anniversary, we bring you recordings from the KBOO archives - dating back to 1968.  Each weeknight at 6:00 - 7:00 pm from June 16th - 20th, we'll play some of these historic, rarely heard recordings.

Movie Moles: "Killer of Sheep"

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Sun, 06/15/2008

Killer of Sheep, directed by Charles Burnett, is a  film about life in Watts in the early 1970s, one of the "100 Essential Films" of all time according to the National Society of Film Critics.  It's now out on DVD.   Frann Michel and Denise Morris tell us about it.   

12:45 minutes (5.84 MB)

More Talk Radio on 06/23/08

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More Talk Radio
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Mon, 06/23/2008 - 7:30am - 9:00am

Hosts Cecil and Celeste discuss the ideas "Your Whiteness is Showing: An Open Letter to Certain White Women who are Threatening to Withhold Support from Barack Obama in November " by Tim Wise

The article is posted at: http://illseed.wordpress.com/2008/06/12/your-whiteness-is-showing-an-open-letter-to-certain-white-women/

Environmental Justice for APAs and communities of color

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APA Compass
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Thu, 06/05/2008

This month APA Compass explored the topic of race and environmental justice
including an interview with Julie Sze, environmental justice advocate,
Assistant Professor of American Studies at UC Davis and director of the
Environmental Justice Project for UC Davis’ John Muir Institute for the Environment.
The program will also include a live roundtable discussion with local
environmental justice activists Alan Hipolito, Chris Winter, Kevin
O'Dell & Marcelo Bonta. And as always another edition of the Angry
APA Minute, this month featuring hip hop artist Skim.

55:37 minutes (12.73 MB)

Voices from the Edge on 06/05/08

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Thu, 06/05/2008 - 7:30am - 9:00am

Is Portland running a stealth drug-free zone program?

APA Compass on 06/06/08

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APA Compass
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Fri, 06/06/2008 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Race and Environmental Justice

This month APA Compass will look at race and environmental justice including an interview with Julie Sze, enviromental justice advocate, Assistant Professor of American Studies at UC Davis and director of the Environmental Justice Project for UC Davis’ John Muir Institute for the Environment. The program will also include a live roundtable discussion with local environmental justice activists Alan Hipolito, Chris Winter, Kevin O'Dell & Marcelo Bonta. And as always another edition of the Angry APA Minute, this month featuring hip hop artist Skim.

For more information about APA Compass visit apacompass.org or contact us at apacompass at gmail.com.

Primary Pains

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Sun, 05/25/2008

Thabiti Lewis shines a light on several varieties of implicit racism in the Presidential campaign, coming from some of the candidates  and all of the mass media.   

7:17 minutes (3.34 MB)

Mixed Race Identity

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APA Compass
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Thu, 05/01/2008

This month we're exploring mixed-race identity. Patti Duncan interviews award-winning author, filmmaker
and performer Kip Fullbeck and then hosts a roundtable discussion with local mixed-race community
members Anita Rogers, Joseph Lyons and Michael Osuna. And another Angry APA Minute with
Rigel Byrum-Ridge.

54:29 minutes (18.71 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for May 19, 2008

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Sun, 05/18/2008

This program includes a Movie Mole review of "Iron Man," a commentary on Racism in the Presidential campaign, a first-person report on May Day in Havana, music and the history of the Buena Vista Social Club, and a discussion of the crisis in food prices.  Clayton Morgareidge hosts. 

Hear the whole show by clicking on the arrow above, or go to individual pieces by clicking on their links below:

1.  Bill Resnick talks with Food First's director Eric Holt-Gimenez about food prices: causes and cures.

2.  The Movie Moles melt down "Iron Man."

57:07 minutes (26.15 MB)

Racism in the Presidential Campaign

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Sun, 05/18/2008

The racism that the Obama campaign is revealing among voters and in the media demands a strong reaction.  Clayton Morgareidge comments, drawing in part on an article by David Sirota on the In These Times Website.   

7:51 minutes (3.6 MB)
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