Agriculture

Court Confirms Constitutionality of Portland Fossil Fuel Zoning Rules

Airs at: Fri, 01/05/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Produced for Evening News
On January 4th, the Oregon Court of Appeals reversed, in large part, a Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA) decision that undermined Portland’s landmark fossil fuel terminal zoning amendments, passed unanimously by the city council in December 2016. The court ruled that Portla... Read more

Stimulant Culture Part Two: Mama Coca

Airs at: Wed, 12/20/2017 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
On part two of our examination of stimulant culture, we explore cocaine -- Mama Coca, marching powder, Coca Cola's original secret ingredient -- with our guest Sanho Tree, director of the Drug Policy Project at the Institute for Policy Studies. Sanho Tree at the Institute ... Read more

Lentil Underground the Audiobook

Airs at: Wed, 12/20/2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Food Show
Liz Carlisle, author of Lentil Underground, is featured on this episode of the Food Show. We are joined by Tavia Gilbert, who is an award-winning audio narrator and who narrated the audiobook version of Lentil Underground. We talk about the book and Tavia treats us to a rea... Read more

PhotoVoice Empowering Community

Airs at: Mon, 12/04/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Desiree Hellegers talks with Sarah Chivers of the Noble Foundation about organizing work pushing back against the resurgence of white supremacy in Kelso, WA.    The upcoming PhotoVoice project will be December 9, 2pm-5pm at 2500 Main Street in Vancouver, WA.   Read more

Agroecology, continued

Airs at: Mon, 12/04/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Bill Resnick continues his conversation with Eric Holt Giménez about how agroecology works and why it's important for combatting climate change. Part one is here.  During this Membership drive episode, a new KBOO member received a copy of the Food First book, Fertile Gr... Read more

The Politics of Living - Episode 10

Airs at: Wed, 12/06/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for The Politics of Living
December 6, 2017   In the wake of last year's presidential election, singer Ara Lee and songwriter Beth Wood wrote and produced a song entitled "Nasty Woman".  Their purpose was to raise money fo Planned Parenthood.   Over 50 Portland musicians and citizens united to ... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for December 4, 2017

Airs at: Mon, 12/04/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Clayton Morgareidge hosts this episode of the Old Mole and we hear these segments: Clayton shares selections from "The Fight for Free Time" Bill Resnick continues his conversation with Eric Holt Giménez about agroecology and why it's important for combatting climate c... Read more

The Future of Food

Airs at: Mon, 12/04/2017 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
What will the future of food look like? Some say the only way we will be able to feed ourselves in the future is through an expansion of agribusiness, reliant on GMOs and pesticides. But there is another vision of the future that involves creating crops that regenerate the ... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for November 6, 2017

Airs at: Mon, 11/06/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Joe Clement hosts this edition of the Old Mole, and we hear: 1. Bill Resnick talks with Eric Holt-Gimenez of Food First about agriculture and the climate. 2. Reyna G and Denise Morris explain the organizing drive of workers at New Seasons Markets. 3. Film Director Jan Haa... Read more

Climate and Agriculture

Airs at: Mon, 11/06/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Eric Holt-Gimenez, director of Food First/The Institute for Food and Development Policy. He has taught at the University of California in Berkeley and Santa Cruz, and conducted graduate courses in food justice, food sovereignty, and agroecology all o... Read more