Womens issues

Bread and Roses on 08/26/11

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Bread and Roses
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Fri, 08/26/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Engaging Youth in Interrupting Sexual Violence

Join Bread and Roses host Ashley Thirstrup, Friday August 26th from 6:00 - 7:00pm as she speaks with Ted Rutherford from the Texas Peace Project about engaging youth to stop sexual violence. She'll also talk with Esther Nelson from Sexual Assault Resource Center about the issue of Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth in the Portland Community.

Bread and Roses on 08/12/11

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Program: 
Bread and Roses
Air date: 
Fri, 08/12/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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50 Years: A Conversation with Women Peace Corps Volunteers

Join Portlanders Jackie Spurlock and Esther Nelson as they reflect on their service with the Peace Corps decades ago and report on the recent reunion of 250 Peace Corps volunteers who served in Iran.

The American Muslim Woman, Who is She?

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A Deeper Look
program date: 
Thu, 08/11/2011

The American Muslim Women. If she wears Hijab is she submissive? Can you be a Muslim and a Feminist? Corvallis based, feminist & blogger Fatemeh Fakhraie joins host, Linda Olson-Osterlund, to talk about the book I Speak For Myself : American Women on Being Muslim. 40 very different American women write about being a Muslim in the US today.

27:40 minutes (25.32 MB)

A Deeper Look on 08/11/11

Program: 
A Deeper Look
Air date: 
Thu, 08/11/2011 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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The American Muslim Women: Guest: Fatemeh Fakhraie

The American Muslim Woman, who is she?

If she wears Hijab is she submissive? Can you be a Muslim and a Feminist? Tune in Thursday morning when Corvallis based, feminist & blogger Fatemeh Fakhraie joins me, Linda Olson-Osterlund, to talk about the book I Speak For Myself : American Women on Being Muslim. 40 very different American women write about being a Muslim in the US today.

To "Steel"

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Hello, Steel

Please understand that, due to recent circumstances in my life, I am reluctant to give out my personal phone number.  I did try calling you back twice.  Please feel free to leave details by email here. 

Shusli

Book Mole: Love Child

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Mon, 08/08/2011

Larry Bowlden reviews South African author, Sheila Kohler's "Love Child". "Try to imagine yourself at 17 madly in love with a boy not much older than you, but knowing that because he is Jewish, and you the daughter of a not wealthy but nevertheless haughty authoritarian father, you'll never be able to openly date or marry your boy. The time is 1925, the place South Africa, and the young woman with the rather odd name of Bill is poised to grasp her freedom and elope. This is setting for Sheila Kohler's lovely but sad novel, Love Child."

8:17 minutes (5.69 MB)

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 08/09/11

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Tue, 08/09/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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In the midst of bad news, a victory. Abe visits the debt mess and a win for people who like sex.

Even in these days of shadow, we manage somehow to lurch toward enlightenment. Amid the unfolding debt debacle -- and the first-ever downgrade of U.S. credit -- the Dept.

Homefront 911: Military Family Monologues

program: 
Radiozine
program date: 
Fri, 08/05/2011

Host Marvin Simmons of Northwest Veterans for Peace spoke with Stacy Bannerman, creator and producer of "Homefront 911: Military Family Monologues," a project of the Sanctuary for Veterans and Families. Also on the program are Tamara Rosenleaf, who wrote two of the monologues, and Belle Landau of the Returning Veterans Project. This program features moving readings of the military family monologues.

26:50 minutes (24.57 MB)

Portland author Martha Shelley discusses "The Throne in the Heart of the Sea"

program: 
Between the Covers
program date: 
Thu, 08/04/2011

Host Marianne Barisonek speaks with Portlander Martha Shelley, feminist, gay activist and author, about her The Throne in the Heart of the Sea and about her decades-long interest in Jezebel, a Phoenician princess who became the Queen of Israel.

Martha Shelley is a prolific writer on the intersection of women’s issues, politics and religion. She has spent the last few years researching the historical and religious role of women in the Bible to better understand today’s controversies created by the efforts for a more inclusive and powerful role for women in society and religious life.

27:28 minutes (12.58 MB)
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