Homeland Security- Social Security Crackdown Threatens Legal AND Undocumented Workers

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Evening News
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Wed, 03/26/2008

 

The Social Security sends letters to employers when names and social security numbers fail to match. 

Recently, the Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, has gotten involved.  A court order has restrained the DHS, who now is floating a new set of rules. 

Ethan Scarl spoke with Aeryca Steinbauer of CAUSA

4:12 minutes (3.84 MB)

Portland's City Arts Owes Artists: Two Months After Closing

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Evening News
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Wed, 03/26/2008

 

When City Arts LLC opened in November 2006, gallery owners hoped it would be like Saturday Market with a roof. But fourteen months after opening, the gallery owners have had to tell about ninety artists that the gallery would be closing.

1:14 minutes (1.14 MB)

Trans Man in Eugene Announces Pregnancy

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Wed, 03/26/2008

 

A man in Bend, Oregon, who recently transitioned from a female body, has announced that he has become pregnant.

KBOO's Jacob Anderson-Minshall has more:

 

1:07 minutes (1.03 MB)

New Orleans Public Housing Activists Face Charges

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Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 03/24/2008

 

Three public housing advocates in New Orleans are facing felony charges after they were arrested on Friday afternoon.

The three activists occupied the Lafitte housing project during a protest against the demolition of affordable, undamaged public housing in New Orleans.

KBOO spoke with Jay Arena, a long-time public housing advocate in the city of New Orleans:

2:55 minutes (2.67 MB)

Oaxacan Indymedia Event at Watershed Last Week

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Evening News
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Mon, 03/24/2008

 

As the corporate media declares that the government of Mexico has succeeded in suppressing the people's uprising in Oaxaca, the people of Oaxaca are emerging to tell a very different story.

In Oaxaca this week, a forum was held to give a voice to the political prisoners that are still being held from the 2006 people's revolt.

Here in Oregon, as well, the voices of the people of Oaxaca are coming through in a variety of forums, films and public presentations.

3:13 minutes (2.95 MB)

Chris Hedges on Iraq, War and Religion

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Radiozine
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Tue, 03/18/2008

Host Chris Andreae interviews journalist and author Chris Hedges, author of War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning and I Don't Believe in Atheists.

22:55 minutes (3.94 MB)

0328 am 'Get This' news

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Thu, 03/27/2008

 

Get This:  Unappealing:  The federal appeals court upheld Mumia Abu Jamal’s murder conviction.

Chris Andreae

03/28/08

 

6:50 minutes (6.27 MB)

Dmae Roberts talks with Jon Kretzu of Artists Repertory Theatre about "A Streetcar Named Desire"

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Stage and Studio
program date: 
Mon, 03/24/2008

 Jon Kretzu of Artists Repertory Theatre talks with Dmae Roberts about "A Streetcar Named Desire" which he's directing.

18:55 minutes (17.32 MB)

Don't Bring A "No Iraq War" Sign to an Obama Rally

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Evening News
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Tue, 03/25/2008

 

As we reported yesterday on KBOO News, a Portlander who attempted to attend the Barack Obama rally on Friday was asked to leave because he was carrying a sign reading "No Iraq War".

KBOO's Crystal Leighty spoke with the man, Peter Maur:

1:45 minutes (1.61 MB)

The Three Trillion Dollar War

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Locus Focus
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Tue, 03/25/2008

Host Barbara Bernstein speaks with Linda Bilmes, co-author of The Trillion Dollar War: The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict ( W. W. Norton, 2008).

83:41 minutes (38.31 MB)

Best Books Special: Spring 2008

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Between the Covers
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Mon, 03/24/2008

Jim Schumock hosts a look at the best books of the past year with local booksellers Nina Rodda of St Johns Booksellers, Karen Ana of Looking Glass Books, Sally McPherson of Broadway Books and Michael Keefe of Annie Bloom’s Books. Special Membership offers and great literary reviews.

62:38 minutes (17.92 MB)

03.25.08 am 'Get This' news

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Tue, 03/25/2008

 

Get This:  Looks like we put the ‘Surge’ in ‘insurgent’…

Chris Andreae

03/25/08

 

7:20 minutes (6.72 MB)

Abe and Joe Talk Radio

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Mon, 03/24/2008

Hosted by Abe Proctor and Joe Uris. Today is a special fun-filled Membership Drive version of the show.

82:28 minutes (37.76 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for March 24, 2008

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Sun, 03/23/2008

The Moles succumb to Obamamania!   No, not quite.  But on this show, we review the good, the bad,and the doubtful in the historic candidacy of Barack Obama.   

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1.  The Well-read Red reviews Left Press commentary on Obama.

35:48 minutes (16.39 MB)

 

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