Civil War Contradictions

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Mon, 03/02/2015
If we condemn war -- since "war is hell" -- can we condemn all wars? What do we say about the terrible US Civil War that ended the enormous brutality of slavery? Clayton Morgareidge explores the contradiction.  9:22 minutes (6.44 MB)

Portland and the Joint Terrorism Taskforce

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Mon, 03/02/2015
Desiree Hellegers interviews Dan Handelman of Portland Copwatch/Peace and Justice Works about the implications of the 3-2 Portland City Council’s vote to reenter a Joint Terrorism Task Force agreement with the FBI on February 19, 2005, the 73rd anniversary of Executive Order 9066 ordering the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. 10:41 minutes (7.34 MB)

Cities Out in Front on Climate Change

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Mon, 03/02/2015
Al Weinrub has  worked indefatigably to move the Bay Area and the world to a renewable-energy system that will stave off the dangers of global climate change. Here he talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about what cities can do and have done to reduce their carbon output. 19:11 minutes (13.18 MB)

Bill Cosby cut-up peice

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Ubu Hour
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Mon, 01/05/2015
The Cosby bit.. this ran somewhere buried in the January show (I think) , but here it is by itself by request.  2:36 minutes (3.57 MB)

Moh Alileche Live on KBOO

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The Outside World
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Sat, 12/06/2014
4:41 minutes (6.44 MB)

Panorama Live on KBOO

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Youth Randomonium
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Fri, 11/14/2014
26:05 minutes (17.92 MB)

Flint Taylor on secret, off-the-books Chicago police interrogation center

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News In Depth
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Thu, 02/26/2015
Paul Roland interviews Flint Taylor of Chicago's People's Law Office http://peopleslawoffice.com/   on the breaking story of the off-the-books interrogation center at Homan Square used by Chicago police at least since 2005. Taylor has been working to expose police abuse and torture for over four decades. 
13:24 minutes (18.41 MB)

FCC Issues Ruling on Net Neutrality

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Evening News
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Thu, 02/26/2015
A ruling this morning by the Federal Communication Commission to protect net neutrality has been praised as a victory by internet activists.
But although the debate about how best to protect net neutrality may have concluded this morning with the FCC’s new rules to govern the internet, some activists say that the battle may have only just begun.
The House Subcommittee on Commerce and Technology, which is chaired by Oregon Republican Greg Walden, met Wednesday.
At the meeting, Walden conveyed his fears that the designation of the internet as a utility will inspire a wave of litigation challenging that classification . 4:10 minutes (1.9 MB)

Washington County Board Votes to Close Clinics

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Evening News
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Thu, 02/26/2015
On Tuesday, February 24, the Washington County Board of Commissioners votes unanimously to proceed with a plan to close the last two public health clinics in the county and move those services to non-governmental providers. Health and Human Services director Marni Kuyl says the goal of the plan is to expand primary care to uninsured, low-income patients. The plan has proven controversial however, both in content and process, with many members of the medical community as well as advocates for farm laborers and immigrants fighting against the closures. KBOO reported on the opposition to the plan back in September. 
6:28 minutes (5.93 MB)

Israeli Divestment / Ending North American/Turtle Island colonization panel, PSU 02-24-15

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Tue, 02/24/2015
This is a recording, in it's entirty, of the panel hosted by Portland State University on Tuesday 02/24/2015, panel guests were:

Omar Barghouti, Palestinian intellectual and activist, co-founder of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

131:20 minutes (120.24 MB)

Cecilie Surasky of Jewish Voice for Peace

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Wed, 02/25/2015
Hosted by Paul Roland.
56:12 minutes (51.45 MB)

Ben Wilson Live on KBOO

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The Monday Sampler
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Mon, 10/27/2014
21:52 minutes (15.02 MB)

A Conversation with Helena Norberg-Hodge

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Radiozine
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Thu, 02/19/2015
Helena Norberg-Hodge interviewed by Paul Roland from her home in Australia. The author, activist and film producer will be in Portland for the Economics of Happiness Conference February 27 to March 1.   28:11 minutes (38.69 MB)

 

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