KBOO Audio Archives

Chalmers Johnson on Election 2008: Regionalism, Racism or Economic Realities?

Categories:
program: 
Radiozine
program date: 
Wed, 10/08/2008

On the 10/09 Thursday Radiozine Per Fegereng interviews Chalmers Johnson, author of the new article "Voting the Fate of the Nation, Will Economic Meltdown, Race or Regional Loyalty be the Trum Card in Lelectin 2008?"  on  Tomdispatch.com .  Chalmers Johnson's latest Book is Nemisis: The Last Days of the American Republic

43:17 minutes (14.87 MB)

Presswatch: Latest Top Censored Stories

Categories:
program: 
Presswatch
program date: 
Wed, 10/08/2008

On the 10/09  Presswatch, host Theresa Mitchell interviews Peter Philip Philips, Director of Project Censored and Mickey Huff, Associate Director.  Phillips and Project Censored co-authored the new book: Censored 2009: The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2007-2008.

34:58 minutes (24.01 MB)

Obi Egbuna Speaks from Zimbabwe

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 10/06/2008

In Zimbabwe, in southern Africa, Robert Mugabe may still be president, but his cabinet is in crisis.
The cabinet seats for his party total fifteen.
These cabinet seats control finance, foreign affairs, police, justice and government information.
The main opposition party currently controls thirteen cabinet seats. 
According to U-S officials, an economic blockade on food and investment will be lifted if the government of Zimbabwe increases the number of cabinet seats of the opposition.
Obi Egbuna is a correspondent with the Zimbabwean Herald and a member of the Pan-African Liberation Organization:
While the economy of Zimbabwe remains in crisis, those closest to President Robert Mugabe are doing quite well financially.
 

15:12 minutes (13.92 MB)

Fear and Logging in Cascadia

program: 
Air Cascadia
program date: 
Wed, 10/08/2008
12:07 minutes (11.09 MB)

Are our politics determined by our hearts or our minds? An Interview with Drew Westen

Categories:
program date: 
Wed, 10/08/2008

The Democrats are riding a new wave of popularity this year. Are they winning new supporters because they have better policy positions than the Republicans or are they doing a better job of appealing to voters' emotions? Do we make our political choices based on reason or are we persuaded by messages that tap into positive associations in our minds?

34:11 minutes (27.38 MB)

Holly Pruett on Locus Focus

Categories:
program: 
Locus Focus
program date: 
Tue, 10/07/2008

 Host Barbara Bernstein's guest today is Holly Pruett. The topic is the presidential campaign through the lens of registering voters  
in Ohio, from where Holly has just returned.

Barbara Bernstein and Corrina

54:32 minutes (24.97 MB)

The Aaron James Story - Redux

program date: 
Tue, 10/07/2008

45:15 minutes (41.43 MB)

Americans 'No Satisfaction': At the bank, on the job, in the ballot...

program: 
Air Cascadia
program date: 
Tue, 10/07/2008
11:07 minutes (10.18 MB)

Civil Liberties Watch: Hearings for Guantanamo Prisoners Begin

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 10/05/2008

17 innoncent Uighurs refugees who have been imprisoned at Guantanamo are scheduled for a Habeas hearing in federal court on Tuesday. They are among the first prisoners to have the hearings, since the Supreme Court upheld their right to them in a June decision. The Supreme Court emphasized in it's ruling that the hearings should be "promp", given that most of the prisoners had been held for 6 years without charges.

Reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund spoke with Steve Wax, author of the book Kafka Comes To America, and the Oregon Public Defender. Waxes office has represented 7 Guantanamo prisoners and he spoke with her about theri cases and court delays.

 

4:29 minutes (4.11 MB)

Music from and Interview with Trans Musician Joshua Klipp

program date: 
Mon, 10/06/2008

Gender Blender hosts Rebecca Nay and Jacob Anderson-Minshall highlight the music of Joshua Klipp, a trans man (who transitioned from female to male) who made history by recording a song with both his pre and post transition voice.  That song, "Little Girl" closed the show.  Rebecca and Jacob interviewed Joshua earlier in the week about his career, his appearances on the Tyra Banks show, and his mixed feelings about being openly transgender.  Gender Blender is a new show about gender issues.  Joshua's music has been featured on Logo's Click List and The L Word

31:10 minutes (28.54 MB)
Syndicate content

 

Copyright © 2012 KBOO Community Radio | Copyright Policy | Community Guidelines | Website Illustration & Design by: KMF ILLUSTRATION