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2008 KBOO Board Candidate On-Air Forum

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Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 09/07/2008

Jenny Weinstein is no longer a candidate

KBOO is holding its an election for board members. This year, we have seven open seats; four seats with three year terms and three seats with single year terms.  The four candidates receiving the largest number of votes will receive three year terms.  This page contains the recording of an on-air forum where candidates provided answers to a variety of questions related to KBOO.  Also note that there are two proposed revisions to the KBOO Foundation bylaws for your review.  They must be approved by two thirds majority of members voting to pass.

53:41 minutes (21.51 MB)

Street Roots vendors in the labor movement

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program: 
Labor Radio
program date: 
Sun, 09/07/2008

David, Tony Hulk, & Roger Moore, Street Roots vendors

Israel Bayer, Director, Street Roots

26:04 minutes (23.87 MB)

Gustav Evacuees Can't Go Home

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 09/07/2008


The Federal Emergency Management Agency has spent the last week praising itself for supposedly responding well to Hurricane Gustav.
But low-income residents of New Orleans who were evacuated to former Sam's Clubs and Walmarts around the state have not been allowed to return home.
In Shreveport, Louisiana, a group of residents held a protest outside of the state-run shelter in a former Sam's Club where they were taken by bus from New Orleans.
Here's a recording from that protest - the residents begin by chanting "Jindal, Jindal, you're a crook - a reference to Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal:

0:53 minutes (834.74 KB)

Journalist Will Potter on the RNC

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program date: 
Thu, 09/04/2008

Hosts Melodie Silverwolf and Crystal Leighty speak with journalist Will Potter of greenisthenewred.com. They discuss the protests, the arrests, and other aspects of the RNC and DNC.

53:26 minutes (42.81 MB)

Interview with Jane Mayer author of The Dark Side Interview with Jane Mayer author of The Dark Side

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Wed, 09/03/2008

 Host Linda Olson-Osterlund interviews Jane Mayer about her new book The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned Into a War on American Ideals. The book reveals how a small group of extremists inside the White House  the Pentagon and the CIA took over America's policy on prisoners and their treatment following 911.It documents how rendition and torture became standard procedure throughout  CIA "black sites", at Guantanamo and US military prisons abroad.

29:10 minutes (26.71 MB)

Interview with Jane Mayer author of The Dark Side Interview with Jane Mayer author of The Dark Side

program date: 
Wed, 09/03/2008

 Host Linda Olson-Osterlund interviews Jane Mayer about her new book The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned Into a War on American Ideals. The book reveals how a small group of extremists inside the White House  the Pentagon and the CIA took over America's policy on prisoners and their treatment following 911.It documents how rendition and torture became standard procedure throughout  CIA "black sites", at Guantanamo and US military prisons abroad.

29:10 minutes (26.71 MB)

US Human Rights

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Wed, 09/03/2008

 

5:25 minutes (2.17 MB)

INT RUSSIA GEORGIA

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Wed, 09/03/2008

 

2:11 minutes (2.01 MB)

 

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