Wednesday Talk Radio

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Airs at: Wed, 12/09/2020 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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Is the Trump era really over? Guest Ted Rall warns that "December will be very dangerous"

Airs at: Wed, 12/02/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    In a recent article, cartoonist and author Ted Rall warns: It’s too early to celebrate, back-to-brunch Democrats.             Liberal voters are counting Biden’s corporatist cabinet picks. But we still don’t know for sure that Trump will let them hatch. There’s still... Read more

The Christian Roots of Domination in the "New World"

Airs at: Wed, 11/25/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  For Native American Heritage Month and the day before the celebration of the brutal English colonization of "New England" known as Thanksgiving, we take a deep dive into the historical underpinnings of and justifications for the expropriation of indigenous territories. I... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 11/18/20

Airs at: Wed, 11/18/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Navajos help tip Arizona blue, and more on the elections from an Indigenous perspective

Airs at: Wed, 11/11/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    With the narrow exception of Bill Clinton in 1996, Arizona has voted Republican for president in every election going back to Harry Truman in 1948. Though this year's race is also very slim (and as of this writing the lead is still narrowing), it appears that Arizona ... Read more

Mass Mobilization to Defend Democracy on Wednesday, November 4

Airs at: Wed, 11/04/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    The day after the elections, groups around the country are mobilizing to respond to whatever attempts may be made to manipulate, curtail, nullify or otherwise interfere with the electoral and vote-counting process and to head off any attempt to remain in power if Trum... Read more

An hour with Jared Yates Sexton on his new book, Qanon and the lead-up to the election

Airs at: Wed, 10/28/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  (From Wikipedia): Jared Yates Sexton is an American author and political commentator from Linton, Indiana. He is an associate professor in the Department of Writing and Linguistics at Georgia Southern University. Sexton is the author of three short story collections: An ... Read more

Open phone lines to talk about the upcoming elections!

Airs at: Wed, 10/21/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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      The studio line to get on the air is 503-231-8187. Please vote....I mean call, early and often!! Don't wait until the last minute. Read more

On toppled statues, the Oregon Historical Society and the "Day of Rage," with co-host Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 10/14/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Join regular host Paul Roland and second Wednesday co-host Jacqueline Keeler, along with their guest David Lewis, as they discuss the "Day of Rage" actions on Sunday night that have proved highly controversial in the Native American community as well as among progress... Read more

A Tale of Two Viruses, or Triumph of the ill

Airs at: Wed, 10/07/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  For Trump, these are the best of times, and the worst of times.   Some suggested readings: https://www.thenation.com/article/archive/mr-bright-side-trumps-gospel-of-positive-thinking/ https://www.salon.com/2020/05/14/the-pandemic-exposes-the-truth-right-wing-individuali... Read more

Let's debate the debate!

Airs at: Wed, 09/30/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Did you watch the debate? Who do you think won? Does it matter? Who got in the best punches or punchlines? Call in at 503-231-8187 to talk with Paul. Read more