The term 'gaslighting' has recently gained greater currency in the age of
Trump and 'fake news,' but its colloquial use to describe efforts to
manipulate someone's perception of reality go back to the 1960's.
Originally based on the 1938 play "Gas Light" and its two film...
On May 31, 2019 the Tribal Council of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
approved an emergency disaster declaration due to immediate health threats
resulting from a 14” water main line break in the Shitike Creek. Because of
public utilities capital maintenance defer...
What are your Thanksgiving traditions? How might those change if you lost
your home? Join Paul, Portland Assembly and guests to discuss the ways folks
living on the streets try to stay connected to family and community during
the holidays. We’ll also talk about what T...
On November 20, 1969, dozens of Native American activists led by Richard
Oakes, LaNada Means (War Jack), and others occupied Alcatraz Island in the
San Francisco Bay. Around 90 people kept the occupation going for a
remarkable 19 months.
War Jack (Shoshone Bannock) w...
Dine'/Dutch-American speaker, writer and presidential candidate Mark Charles
was recently in Portland for Indigenous Peoples' Day and a campaign event. He
sat down with host Paul Roland to talk about his campaign, his new book,
Unsettling Truths: The Ongoing, Dehumani...
Today's show will be a taped interview Paul did with Christopher Ryan, who is
in town to speak at Powell's, but couldn't stay to be live on the program.
Paul will take calls in the last half of the broadcast.
Check out Chris's website here.
Opening/closing song: Civi...
This morning our host Paul Roland is joined by Sara and Jon from Portland
Assembly to talk about housing horror stories, and the news that’s making
us anxious this week.
We’ll hear stories about the sweeps from folks who’ve lived them, tell
some scary housing stories...
Like New Orleans' Ninth Ward after Katrina, Houston after Harvey and Puerto
Rico after Maria (though clearly on a lesser scale), the Yankton Sioux tribe
in southeastern South Dakota has been reeling from the effects of the "bomb
cyclone" that hit the region in March, ...