A Deeper Look

Linda Olson-OsterlundLinda Olson-Osterlund hosts this half hour interview show focusing on challenging social and political issues of our World today. Guests will include authors and activists writing and organizing around these issues. Tune in to get behind the headlines.  


Airs 2nd & 4th Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:00 AM

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Episode Archive

A Deeper Look on 11/08/12

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Thu, 11/08/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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The Refugee Crisis in Africa: Nurse's from Doctors Withou Borders

Imagine a City far off and almost as big as Portland, bustling with people. That’s where the comparison ends though. In Dadaab Kenya 3/4 of the people are children, All are war refugees and All are malnourished. Join host Linda Olson Osterlund. Portland nurses, Anna Mapes & Colette Kerr from Doctors Without Borders will be in the studio to talk about their experience in refugee camps throughout war torn Africa. They also will talk about the  Nov. 14th,  screening of the documentary: Access to the Danger Zone at the Hollywood theatre. Find out why they travel to these danger zones and why they want you to care.

A Deeper Look on 10/25/12

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Thu, 10/25/2012 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Yes! The Fed are Tailing Activists in Portland

Are you an activist?

A Deeper Look on 10/11/12

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Thu, 10/11/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview; Author Jeff Biggers & new book State out of the Union

Arizona & Immigration; That’s all I need to say and you picture a State in conflict. An anti-immigration law that targets all Latinos and a bellicose Sheriff Arpaio bragging about putting it to use. What you rarely hear about is what author Jeff Biggers calls “ The other Arizona” Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund for a Membership Drive edition of A Deeper Look. Award winning author Jeff Biggers will talk about his new book “ State out of the Union: Arizona and the Final Showdown over the American Dream” Learn about the progressive history of Arizona and the young Latino activists organizing today.

A Deeper Look on 09/27/12

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Thu, 09/27/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview; Eugene Linden: Our Planet in Peril, Is there a Way to save it?

Our Planet's in Peril, Is there a Way to save it? Join me Linda Olson-Osterlund for A Deeper Look this Thursday Morning. I’ll have a far-reaching conversation with award winning environmentalist and Author Eugene Linden. For over 40 years he has traveled to the most remote parts of the world bringing us the stories of the people and animals he met in books like The Parrots Lament and The Ragged Edge of the World. Hear his proposal on how to protect the planets wild lands from total destruction. He’ll talk about the Occupy movement as well

A Deeper Look on 09/13/12

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Thu, 09/13/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview; Baher Azmy, of CCR on Guantanamo Today; Deaths & Indefinite Detention

On Monday, September 10th, word came from Guantanamo that a prisoner had died. Held in Camp 5, a disciplinary unit known for stark conditions, the cause of death is unknown. This is the 4th prisoner to die at the camp under Obama’s Watch. It has become almost easier to get out that way than  to be released through legal efforts.. Even those found not guilty, face a life of indefinite detention. It can be hard to listen to news like this but don’t turn the radio off, tune in to hear Baher Azmy, Legal Director for the Center for Constitutional Rights. He will join host Linda Olson-Osterlund on A Deeper Look. A leader in the fight for justice for the detainees at Guantanamo, he will bring us up to date on what is happening now. The legal losses and victories.

A Deeper Look on 08/23/12

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Thu, 08/23/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Our Nation Under Surveillance: Interview with ACLU's Jay Stanley

What does Disneyland have in common with Law Enforcement agencies? They both now use facial recognition software. Disney so they can get you to by a photo before you leave the Park and Police and The Dept of Homeland Security so they can spy on Public gatherings. From a network of license plate readers to tracking by cell phone GPS, we are rapidly becoming One Nation under Surveillance. Join host, Linda Olson-Osterlund for a Deeper Look Thursday morning a 9;30 am, Jay Stanley of the National ACLU talks about the alarming growth of government Surveillance and the battle to protect our privacy.

A Deeper Look on 08/09/12

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Thu, 08/09/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Oregon's Premier Spy Center; The Urban Area Fusion Center

Fusion Centers, Have you heard of them? No-o-o not a new type of food cart or a place to blend teas. But Oregon does have 2 of them. They are Secret Surveillance Centers started by the Department of Homeland Security, "Fusing" intelligence gathered by local state and federal law enforcement and then helping to coordinate response. Paired with local Joint Terrorism Task forces, they try to keep their locations & their influence hidden but their impact is huge. Join Host Linda Olson-Osterlund,she’ll talk about the newest fusion center in Oregon.  Its location and its actions.

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A Deeper Look on 07/26/12

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Thu, 07/26/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Oregon Oysters & Ocean Acidification: CO2 Turns Seas Corrosive

Oregon Oysters! So Popular on Summer Menus! At risk from Carbon Dioxide in the waters off our coast! Ocean Acidification is damaging sea life across the globe, now it’s putting the future of Oregon fisheries at risk. Join host, Linda Olson-Osterlund on A Deeper Look this Thursday morning. Dr. George Waldbusser of OSU’s College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences will be on hand to talk to us about Oysters and Ocean Acidification. How driving our cars and heating our homes contributes to killing our seas. What steps can be taken by the fisheries to mitigate the damaged caused by the changing ph level?

A Deeper Look on 06/28/12

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Thu, 06/28/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview;Oregon AttorneyTom Nelson; American Muslims & The National Security State

American Muslims in Portland; Surveilled during prayer services at their Mosques, followed as they go about their daily activities & some stopped on their way home from a trips abroad denied reentry to their own country. Yonas Fikre, imprisoned and tortured in a proxy country. All with no criminal charges brought. How far will our National Law Enforcement go in the name of security? How far will we let it go? Tune in to A Deeper Look this Thursday morning at 9;30 am when Oregon Attorney Tom Nelson joins me to talk about the fight to get justice for Fikre and his other clients targeted by the security state.

A Deeper Look on 06/14/12

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Thu, 06/14/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Occupy Crackdown! The National Security State Revealed! Interview: PCJF

Occupy Crackdown! The National Security State Revealed!

Is the Federal Government coordinating a nationwide crackdown on the Occupy Movement? You can bet on it & The Partnership For Civil Justice Fund can prove it. Heather Benno from PCJF will join host Linda Olson-Osterlund to talk about the FOIA (Freedom Of Information Act) demands they filed with federal law enforcement and the hundreds of pages of documents they have received so far. These reveal the hand of the Department of Homeland Security working through a network of Fusion centers including one here in Portland. Tune In!

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