Our Backyard 031407

4:02 minutes (3.7 MB)

Recovering Socialism

An Old Mole commentary on why we can't understand the capitalist world we live in without knowing its alternative, namely socialism.

10:01 minutes (11.47 MB)

Anti-war Protestors Shot

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 03/11/2007

Antiwar protests at the Port of Tacoma have increased, with more arrests and injuries occuring over the weekend.

Marc de Giere reports.

1:44 minutes (715.02 KB)

Our Backyard 030707

4:40 minutes (4.28 MB)

What Keeps Mankind Alive?

A commentary by Clayton Morgareidge, part of the Old Mole Variety Hour for January 29, 2007.

8:09 minutes (9.34 MB)

Troop Surge Opposition

LEGISLATION OPPOSING SURGE

FRIDAY, MARCH 02, 2007

RUNS 3 : 39

Oregon's House of Representative heard testimony on a resolution that would challenge the increase of troops to Iraq.

DAN HANDELMAN of the Iraq Affinity Group of OREGON PEACE AND JUSTICE WORKS talks about the resolution and the hearing.

ETHAN SCARL reports.

3:39 minutes (1.68 MB)

STREET ROOTS

STREET ROOTS

THURSDAY, MARCH 01, 2007

RUNS 3 : 36

In collaboration with Street Roots Newspaper the KBOO Evening News presents
the first in a weekly series that will highlight key articles in the most current issue of Portland's only street advocacy newspaper.

This week:

A new center for youth called FUEGO opens in southwest Portland;

A physician and biochemist talks about doctor complicity in the use of torture by U.S. Military intelligence.

JOANNE ZUHL reports.

3:36 minutes (3.3 MB)

Wyden Hearing on budget cuts

Wyden Hearing on budget cuts

THURSDAY, MARCH 01, 2007

RUNS 1 : 30

The federal cuts to rural Oregon counties heat up a hearing held by US Senator Ron Wyden.

KATIE ARRENTS reports.

1:31 minutes (1.39 MB)

Black Panthers Reunion

Black Panthers Reunion

THURSDAY, MARCH 01, 2007

RUNS 2 : 53

Former Black Panther Kent Ford and photographer Eve Crane talk about the upcoming event "An Evening of History on Race and Secret Government" a photo exibit and screening of a documentary about eight former Black Panters who were recently arrested on charges thrown out 30 years ago. CHRIS ANDREAE reports.

"An Evening of History on Race and Secret Government" will be presented at the REFLECTIONS CAFE at 446 NORTHEAST KILLINGSWORTH.
SUNDAY, MARCH 4 AT 3 P.M.

2:53 minutes (2.65 MB)

Astoria Vigil Update

A peace activist talks about the attempt to shut down the weekly peace vigil in front of an Astoria post office.

Crystal Leighty spoke with a postal official about how the case was resolved.

2:45 minutes (2.53 MB)

Homeless Interviews Part 2

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2007

RUNS 2 : 45
KBOO reporter Frank Cobb explores the situations of people who have fallen through the cracks of Oregon's public support system.

Part two of in series of interview's with some of Portland's homeless and disabled exposes the shortcomings of Oregon's public support system and the lack of services for those who need help.

Frank Cobb talks to Tammy Conway who was paralysed 15 years ago in a car accident. Her childeren were taken in by the Oregon Child Services Department and never returned.

2:45 minutes (2.53 MB)

Astoria Peace Vigil

Astoria Peace Vigil

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2007

RUNS 3 : 55

Participants of a weekly peace vigil in front of an Astoria post office were threatened with arrest by the local police. Now they find they are free to assemble.

KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with vigil participant Sue Skinner.

3:55 minutes (3.59 MB)

Oregon Iraq Resolution

Critics oppose amendments to Iraq Resolution in the Oregon Legislature

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2007

RUNS 2:58

The Oregon Legislature's House Committee on Elections Ethics and Rules heard testimony on a resolution to oppose a surge of troop levels in Iraq. The measure, called H-J-M-9, had several last minute amendments added. Critics say the amendments change the original intent of the bill and opposing the changes.

Portland's representative Chip Shields who is a sponsor of the proposal talked to KBOO reporter Ethan Scarl.

2:58 minutes (2.72 MB)

Homeless in Portland

Homeless Interviews

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2007

Runs: 1: 46

The first in a series of interviews with some of Portland's disabled and homeless.

Frank Cobb talks to Joy Leonard.

1:46 minutes (1.61 MB)

 

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