Womens issues

The Eavesdrop - Thursday, January 20th at 7 PM!

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Thu, 01/20/2011

Tune in THIS Thursday, January 20th at 7 pm for "The Eavesdrop". It will be a real conversation for real people. We are, the Kitchen Table Collective, four women committed to bringing issues out of the shadows and into the airwaves.

We invite you to join us in the discussion, because change begins with all of us!

Please listen to our promo to find out about this Thursday's conversation-inspiring episode!

0:53 minutes (1.02 MB)

Outside In Youth Project: Teen Pregnancy Prevention

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Fri, 01/14/2011

This week KBOO and Outside In worked together on a youth media project about sexual health. Here we present the Teen Pregnancy Group.
Juicy, Jigglez & Elighe Martinez

Youth gossip PDX discussion & interview based on the song Run Away
Love by Ludacris & Mary J. Blige. Keep it simple keep it juicy.

10:45 minutes (9.84 MB)

Outside In Youth Project: Violence Against Sex Workers

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Fri, 01/14/2011

This week KBOO and Outside In worked together on a youth media project about sexual health.

Violence Against Sex Workers
William Madden, Rogelio Guangelista, Eric Garcia

Violence against sex-workers happens daily and often goes unreported and unaddressed. Due to the nature of the profession, the growing population of sex-workers in Portland is forced to live outside the
everyday awareness of most residents. Because a blind eye is often turned towards this population it is difficult to provide care for survivors of violence and to prevent future attacks. This segment
highlights the Sex-Worker Outreach Coalition (SWOC) and Portland’s Bad
Date Line.

8:26 minutes (7.73 MB)

Bread and Roses on 01/14/11

Bread and Roses
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Fri, 01/14/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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More than Beach, Bodies and Carnival: Brazil and its first Female President

We will discuss current issues in Brazil that are relevant to women, such as the election of Worker’s Party candidate Dilma Rousseff, a grandmother and former guerrilla, who was at one point imprisoned by the military dictatorship. We will also listen to a sample of Brazilian women’s music.

January 10 Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 01/10/2011

 Tom Becker hosts this episode of the Old Mole where the topics include the Teamsters and democracy, a local production of Harold Pinter's play about torture, a review of the Coen Brothers film True Grit, and an op-ed debunking the "menace" of Islamist terrorism in Europe.

54:37 minutes (31.26 MB)

Movie Moles: "True Grit"

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Mon, 01/10/2011

 Movie Moles Jan Haaken and Joe Clement  discuss the Coen brothers version of True Grit.  What is this film saying about the role of women in the American West?  About commerce?  About justice?

13:42 minutes (7.85 MB)

Voices from the Edge 01-06-11 Lawmakers & Lawmen

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Thu, 01/06/2011

It's lawmakers and lawmen! First, Dave & Jo Anne talked with State Senator Jackie Dingfelder about the challenges facing the legislature and governor. Then they took a look at Police Chief Mike Reese's comments on the rash of recent officer-involved shoots.  As always, listeners called in and shared their views.

Jo Ann Bowman is a former state legislator, former executive director of Oregon Action, and a long-time leader in the struggle for racial and economic justice.

53:06 minutes (48.62 MB)

The Rural Organizing Project: Roots and Wings Celebration

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Wed, 01/05/2011

We put together a show based on interviews recorded during the Roots and Wings Celebration of the Rural
Organizing Project on December 4, 2010. We included about 2/3rds of people who participated in the interviews, talking about the beginnings of ROP, how different individuals came across ROP and how it has effected their organizing or their lives, and some anecdotal snippets about the marches, the caucuses,  the demonstrations, and other events that ROP has helped them with, across the state over the past 18 years.

59:10 minutes (23.7 MB)

Movie Moles: Black Swan

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Mon, 01/03/2011

Wendy Webb and Dense Morris talk about Black Swan. Darren Aronofsky's film stars Natalie Portman as Nina Sayers, a dedicated but awkward ballerina who wins the lead in a "new version" of Swan Lake, but on the condition that she play a hybrid of the black swan and white swan. Described as a psycho-thriller for the anxious psychosis that plagues Nina, the Movie Moles deal with the militancy of ballet and the ambiguity of feminine desire.

15:48 minutes (7.24 MB)

Abe and Joe discuss the not inconsiderable accomplishments of the Obama administration.

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Tue, 01/04/2011

Hosted by Abe Proctor and Joe Uris

It's no secret that for progressives, the Obama administration has been a mixed bag. A number of landmark accomplishments seem diminished in light of what they might have been, had the President and his Congressional majority had the backbone to challenge the prerogatives of the wealthy.

Joe, back from vacation, joins Abe to discuss the accomplishments of the Obama administration thus far -- and suggest how the President might chart a bolder tack in the future.

56:47 minutes (26 MB)
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