Reporter Frank Cobb presents a series of interviews with handicapped and homeless people living in and with Portland’s human resources system. He speaks with a group of homeless people in wheelchairs about their ability to access the assistance program.
Smith War Protests
Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Runs 2 : 52
Anti-war activists across the state converged at Senator Gordon Smith’s five Oregon offices.
Their message to the Republican Senator: End funding for the Iraq War.
KBOO spoke with Kerry Basset about the groups actions, and demands.
Members of Falun Dafa say they are victims of religious persecution by the Chinese government. They brought their protest to Portland’s Pioneer Courthouse Square in March to tell their story to the public.
KBOO reporter Frank Cobb talked to one of the protestors.
Positively Revolting Talk Show hosts Ani and Melodie spoke with Antonia Juhasz, who is a contributing author with John Perkins and others to "A Game As Old As Empire: The Secret World of Economic Hit Men and the Web of Global Corruption." Her chapter is "Global Uprising: The Web of Resistance." They were also joined for a short time by activist Starhawk, author of "The Spiral Dance", "The Fifth Sacred Thing", and other books that link an earth-based spirituality to action to change the world.