Native People and Climate Change

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Mon, 10/12/2015
Zoltán Grossman, Professor of Geography and Native Studies at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, discusses some ongoing alliances between Native Americans and rural whites in organizing on behalf of the environment to halt mining companies, the XL pipeline, and developing responses to climate change.
  11:41 minutes (8.03 MB)

Welcome To the New Planet

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Mon, 10/12/2015
 Tom Becker reads from "Welcome to a New Planet: Climate Change ‘Tipping Points’ and the Fate of the Earth" by Michael T. Klare. Klare dismisses the belief that climate change will proceed in a slow, linear progression but rather is likely to proceed by sudden catastrophic leaps from which there will be no possibility of recovery.  8:09 minutes (5.6 MB)

Learning from History

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Mon, 10/12/2015
Tod Sloan interviews Sandy Polishuk, oral historian and long-time activist, on the importance of historical memory in social movements, both for inspiration and for the lessons that can be learned. Polishuk is divestment lead coordinator for 350PDX. 10:43 minutes (7.36 MB)

Learning from History

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Mon, 10/12/2015
Tod Sloan interviews Sandy Polishuk, oral historian and long-time activist, on the importance of historical memory in social movements, both for inspiration and for the lessons that can be learned. Polishuk is divestment lead coordinator for 350PDX. 10:43 minutes (7.36 MB)

Kansas Evironmentalism

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Mon, 10/12/2015
Bill Resnick interviews Bob Dixson, the mayor of Greensberg, Kansas,  a small, white, Republican-voting farming town.  After a tornado devastated 95% of the city, they decided to rebuild to be a carbon free city using only renewable energy -- a small wind farm that fed into its publicly owned and run electric utility. And along the way they made the city biking and walking friendly, and built a golf course and swimming pool within the city limits.
16:37 minutes (11.41 MB)

Jerry Coyne, Faith Vs. Fact

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Religion For Life
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Sat, 10/10/2015
Jerry Coyne is a professor in the department of ecology and evolution at the University of Chicago.   He specializes in understanding the origin of species. 29:02 minutes (26.58 MB)

Snowden by Ted Rall - Expanded Edition

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Words and Pictures
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Thu, 10/08/2015

In this expanded, web-exclusive edition of Words and Pictures, we spend an extra half-hour talking with Ted Rall about his new graphic biography of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. 63:57 minutes (25.62 MB)

Metis in Space!

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Thu, 10/08/2015
We talk with Chelsea and Molly from the podcast Metis in space!  32:21 minutes (29.62 MB)

Jon Proudstar author of Tribal Force comic book

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Thu, 10/08/2015
We sit down with Jon Proudstar to talk about natives in comic cooks and his comic Tribal Force 28:51 minutes (26.42 MB)

Naomi Shannon Lakota club Queen

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Thu, 10/08/2015
We sit down with Naomi Shannon to talk about the lakota oyate ki club in the oregon state penitentiary. 31:54 minutes (29.2 MB)

Trading at the River

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Thu, 09/24/2015
We sit down with April, Mike and Eugene to talk about native entrepreneurs and the trading at the river marketplace. 29:21 minutes (26.87 MB)

Exorcise Monsanto with Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir

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Wed, 10/07/2015
Listen to the glorious birdsong of The Stop Shopping Choir. Join the citizen weed pulling brigade. Exorcise the devil Monsanto from Portland's public parks. 57:48 minutes (79.38 MB)

Big Man Little World: The Heroic Adventures of Christopher Columbus

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Ubu Hour
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Mon, 10/05/2015

Celebrate Columbus Day with the UBU HOUR's loving tribute of this great explorer, the radio drama BIG MAN LITTLE WORLD. This stirring historical radio drama recounts Christopher Columbus's "discovery" of some islands off of Asia, which he knew could become the fabled Western route to the Far East, leaving China and India ready to be plundered for the crown of Spain.  Written and produced by Rolf Semprebon    16:10 minutes (22.2 MB)

All Trump All the Time

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Ubu Hour
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Mon, 10/05/2015

Turn on Cable News for Presidential election coverage and what do you get: ALL TRUMP ALL THE TIME. Here's a short funny radio peice that makes fun of politicians and the media that so inadaquately covers them. 7:10 minutes (9.84 MB)

 

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