Wednesday Talk Radio

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Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Every Wednesday from 8:00 am - 9:00 am

News & commentary on local, national and international issues - we invite your calls at 503-231-8187

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Firestorm in the West: A deep look with fire ecologist Tim Ingalsbee

Airs at: Wed, 09/16/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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      Timothy Ingalsbee, Ph.D. is co-founder and executive director of Firefighters United for Safety, Ethics, and Ecology (FUSEE) and is a faculty research associate at the University of Oregon. Timothy began his career as a wildland firefighter for the U.S. Forest Serv... Read more

Second Wednesday, with co-host Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 09/09/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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The far right, white supremacy, and the police, with ex-FBI agent Mike German

Airs at: Wed, 09/02/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Mike German is a former FBI agent and a fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice’s Liberty and National Security Program. From the Brennan Center's website: The Brennan Center's Liberty & National Security Program seeks to ensure that the U.S. government respects hu... Read more

Library Workers Organize Against Lay-offs

Airs at: Wed, 08/26/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Multnomah County library staff have been told that up to 128 library jobs may be cut. Library director Vailey Oehlke has made no effort to clarify the number of positions that will be cut to library staff. This has instilled a sense of fear and uncertainty for staff. ... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 08/19/20

Airs at: Wed, 08/19/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 08/12/20

Airs at: Wed, 08/12/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 08/05/20

Airs at: Wed, 08/05/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 07/29/20

Airs at: Wed, 07/29/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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ACLU challenges the targeting of journalists and legal observers at protests

Airs at: Wed, 07/22/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Across the United States, during the widespread protests against police violence and systemic racism against African Americans, there have been numerous incidents of journalists being targeted by police, including arrest, beatings, pepper spraying and more. This has a... Read more

How Trump Stole 2020, with Greg Palast

Airs at: Wed, 07/15/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Long-time guest on KBOO talk radio (especially with Joann Hardesty's old Thursday show) Greg Palast says: "We’re heading into a disaster — a very well-designed and intentional one. The GOP thought it all through and tested it in Georgia, Wisconsin and elsewhere. In Nove... Read more