Racism

Obama, Race, and Class

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Sun, 01/18/2009

What does the Obama presidency mean, symbolically and politically, for issues of race and class?  Malik Miah comments in this article from Against the Current.  The Old Mole's Jan Haaken reads it for us. 

8:14 minutes (4.71 MB)

Special Programming: Music

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Mon, 01/19/2009 - 11:00am - 7:00pm

Live coverage of the 24th Annual "Keep Alive the Dream" Tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. event featuring music, dance, psalm, inspirational speaking and politically motivating speeches. The Tribute takes place at the Highland Center at 7600 N.E. Glisan St. in Portland.

Special Programming: Public Affairs

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Mon, 01/19/2009 - 10:00am - 11:00am

A preview of today's 24th Annual Tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., "Keep Alive the Dream." Also Yugen Rashad speaks with local people who are in Washington for the Inauguration of Barack Obama as President. They'll talk about the meaning of today's holiday in light of the Inauguration. 

Flashpoints

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Flashpoints
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Thu, 01/15/2009 - 11:15am - 12:00pm

Continuing coverage of the conflict in Gaza and a local report of the Police murder of Oscar Grant from Oakland.

Gay Racism and Black Homophobia - Part 2.

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Mon, 01/05/2009

Rebecca Nay is joined by KBOO's Jamilah Bourdon and a close local friend named Aswad.  We had a frank and honest discussion about Homophobia in the Black Community and Racism in the Gay Community.  Originally recorded on 11/28/08.

28:04 minutes (25.69 MB)

Gay Racism and Black Homophobia

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Thu, 11/27/2008

Rebecca Nay is joined by KBOO's Jamilah Bourdon and a close local friend named Aswad.  We had a frank and honest discussion about Homophobia in the Black Community and Racism in the Gay Community.  Click here to listen to Part 2.

28:00 minutes (25.63 MB)

Circle A Radio

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Wed, 01/07/2009 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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we discuss Hawaiian Sovereignty with Portland Author Elinor Langer, and Dr. Kekuni Blazedell, conven

Queen Liliuokalani was the last reigning monarch of the Hawaiian islands. She was deposed by opposition forces who called themselves the Committee of Safety,  with the help of the U.S. Marines.
On January 17, 1893, Queen Liliuokalani yielded her authority:
. . . Now to avoid any collision of armed forces, and perhaps the loss of life, I do this under protest and impelled by said force yield my authority until such time as the Government of the United States shall, upon facts being presented to it, undo the action of its representatives and reinstate me in the authority which I claim as the Constitutional Sovereign of the Hawaiian Islands.

Black Book Talk

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Black Book Talk
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Tue, 01/06/2009 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Emma, Patricia and O B host a call in show with suggestions for good books to read for this year.
 

APA Compass

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APA Compass
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Fri, 01/02/2009 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Today's APA Compass features highlights from the past year including an interview with hip hop artist Skim, a roundtable discussion on everyday racism and the best of the Angry APA Minutes.

Earthwatch

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Mon, 12/29/2008 - 10:30am - 11:00am

The program Making Contact takes a look at the isses making news in 2008 including Iraq war veterans, immigrants and low income women of color in New Orleans.

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