Latest Public Affairs Audio

The Slave Next Door; Part 1: Interview with the author Kevin Bales

program: 
A Deeper Look
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

Author and anti-slavery activist Kevin Bales is interviewed by host Linda Olson-Osterlund about his new book The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today, co-authored with historian Ron Soodalter. Bales' earlier book on modern slavery, Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy was nominated for a Pullitzer Prize and is largely responsible for shining the international spotlight on this subject. He is the President of the organization Free The Slaves in Washington D.C. In this interview he uses real examples to talk about the different types of slavery that are found throughout our nation. How slaves are hidden among us. Sometimes in the fields or forests but often in urban settings. From household slaves, who often face the most brutal and longest lasting enslavement to construction workers brought in after a disaster.

28:04 minutes (25.7 MB)

Timbers Army

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

Charlie does a profile on the Timbers Army

2:17 minutes (2.09 MB)

Ground Kontrol Celebrates 10 years

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

BreAna Loranger, former KBOO Youth Collective reporter interviews Art Santana and Anthony Ramos of Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade about their 10 years of business. Together Art and Anthony explain the history and evolution of this arcade and their plans for the future.

Whether you are an arcade buff or simply enjoy the ocassional video game Ground Kontrol has something you'll enjoy spending fifty cents on. This interview is an excerpt of a longer interview that will be posted shortly, and does a great job of showing how unique Portland is for providing a breeding ground for something like this arcade to thrive in.

6:56 minutes (6.35 MB)

Avalon Wonderland Nickel Arcade

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

Annie recorded a trip to the Avalon Wonderland Nickel Arcade

6:45 minutes (6.18 MB)

Video Gamers - a commentary

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

Kris Sage comments on What People are like with Video Games

5:12 minutes (4.76 MB)

Foreign Language Education Program

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009


Audrey does a commentary on the Foreign Language Education Program.

5:20 minutes (4.89 MB)

The Slave Next Door; Part 1: Interview with the author Kevin Bales

program: 
A Deeper Look
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009

Author and anti-slavery activist Kevin Bales is interviewed by host Linda Olson-Osterlund about his new book The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today, co-authored with historian Ron Soodalter. Bales' earlier book on modern slavery, Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy was nominated for a Pullitzer Prize and is largely responsible for shining the international spotlight on this subject. He is the President of the organization Free The Slaves in Washington D.C. In this interview he uses real examples to talk about the different types of slavery that are found throughout our nation. How slaves are hidden among us. Sometimes in the fields or forests but often in urban settings. From household slaves, who often face the most brutal and longest lasting enslavement to construction workers brought in after a disaster.

28:04 minutes (25.7 MB)

High School for Recording Arts Portland: August Update

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 08/26/2009


Zoe interviews Erica from the High School for Recording Arts Portland.

They will come monthly to do audio updates.

9:54 minutes (9.07 MB)

 

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