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The Non-Profit, "Grandparents Raising Grandchildren" Picnics at Woodlawn Park

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Evening News

About a hundred friends and family members gathered at Woodlawn park on Saturday in solidarity with the local non-profit, “Grandparents Raising Grandchildren,” a group which is fighting to--amongst other things--get Kofie and C’Lynn out of the clutches of Oregon’s Department of Human Services, and back into the children’s original loving family. 

Yvette Maranowski has more...

4:39 minutes (4.26 MB)

DIY, Portland: Zine Show!!

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Wed, 07/18/2007

In anticipation of the zine symposium in August, it's our second annual zine show! Hear Kate Haas reading from her zine and John Marr remembering back to the DIY ethic of the punk rock era that first inspired him to publish himself. Get an update about the Independent Publishing Resource Center and find out how Portland is like Paris.

As always, thanks to Brian Kramer for production assistance and Nick Jaina, who composed our theme music. All other original music in this episode comes courtesy of Levi Cecil.

Podcasting, higher quality downloads and more information is available right here.

27:52 minutes (12.76 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour 07/16/07

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Sun, 07/15/2007

Topics for today include: 1) Labor 2) Review - Crazy Love 3) Capitalism 4) Alternative Economics

59:29 minutes (10.21 MB)

PSU Domestic Violence Conference

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Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 07/16/2007

Portland State University, in collaboration with the Bradley Angle House and Healing Roots Village, is expanding and reprioritizing the domestic violence dialogue and awareness.

Yvette Maranowski attended this weekend's annual conference and has the details.

 

3:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

07/12 Domestic violence conference

A conference being held this weekend at Portland State University will focus on the problem of domestic violence, with a particular focus on obstacles faced by minorities in reporting domestic violence.

KBOO’s Yvette Maranowski reports:

3:56 minutes (1.81 MB)

Marjan Satrapi writer and producer of Persepolis

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Thu, 08/09/2007

Marjan Satrapi is an Iranian cartoonist and writer. Persepolis a film made from her book series with the same title has just won the Cannes Film Festival praise of the Jurors. Persepolis is Marjan's autobiography growing up with Islamic Revolution of 1979, migrating to Europe and going back to Iran. She was interviewed in her last visit to Portland on her book tour by Gabi Ross for KBOO's Bread and Roses.

20:51 minutes (7.16 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for June 25, 2007

This show has discussions of the role of religion in the environmental movement, Socialism and Feminism in the life of Lynn Siegel, and the criminalization of immigrants.

57:41 minutes (23.11 MB)

APA Compass

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A forum for dialogue, exploration, and dissemination of issues pertinent to APA communities
with Kushlani de Soyza, Sarika, Andrew Yeh, Luann Algoso, Marie Lo, Liz Rogers and Anonymous

APA Compass is a collectively produced public affairs program.  Our mission is to provide a forum for dialogue, exploration, and dissemination of issues pertinent to Asian Pacific American (APA) communities; to unite, politicize and empower APAs; to raise awareness of social and economic justice issues; to highlight the parallels and intersections between APA experiences and the experiences of other groups; to provide media access, mentorship and training to APAs; to promote APA art and culture; to challenge racist representations and to enable APAs to define themselves. 

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Presswatch

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News You're Not Supposed to Know
with theresa58x

PressWatch is a weekly counterpropaganda and Left opinion program hosted by Theresa Mitchell; expect analysis, alternative news, humor, and transgender politics.  

 

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Voices from the Edge

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Progressive talk radio from a grassroots perspective
with Jo Ann Hardesty

About the program …

Community dialogue is important. At 8am every Thursday Voices from the Edge lends a KBOO microphone to informed guests you might not hear anywhere else. With an hour to invest, the call-in format engages listeners in meaningful conversations about crucial issues like racial disparity, government accountability, environmental justice and politics on local, state and national levels. Join lively discussions about concerns that are important to you and our community. Together we’ll make Oregon and our nation a better place for a larger number of those living here.

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Jo Ann Hardesty, Host, Voices from the Edge KBOO.fm

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