The Hidden Structure of Violence

Program: 
Bread and Roses
Air date: 
Fri, 09/04/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Who benefits from global violence and war? We discuss the new book The Hidden Structure of Violence
This week on Bread and Roses we talk about global structural violence with Jennifer Rountree, co-author with Marc Pilisuk of a new edition of "The Hidden Structure of Violence. Who Benefits from Global Violence and War". We'll discuss how violence is the result of our social order and necessary to maintain that social order, despite the fact that most of us believe that the violence in our world is inevitable and a natural occurrence.

The Gift of Shamanism

Program: 
Pathways
Air date: 
Sun, 09/06/2015 - 8:30am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Author Itzhak Beery speaks with host Paul O'Brien
Itzhak Beery is the author of the new book The Gift of Shamanism: Visionary Power, Ayahuasca Dreams, and Journeys to Other Realms. Itzhak is an internationally recognized shamanic healer and teacher. He was initiated into the Circle of 24 Yachaks by his Quechua teacher in Ecuador and by Amazonian Kanamari Pagè. He has also trained intensively with other elders from South and North America. The founder of ShamanPortal.org and cofounder of the New York Shamanic Circle, he is on the faculty of New York Open Center. His work has been featured in the New York Times, films, TV, and webinars. An accomplished visual artist and owner of an award-winning advertising agency, he grew up on Kibbutz Beit Alfa in Israel and lives in New York.

Alicia Jo Rabins and Sacha Reich talk about their poetry and Jewish Theatre Collaborative's season

Air date: 
Sun, 09/06/2015 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
Guests Alicia Jo Rabins and Sacha Reich talk about their work
Host Liz Schwartz welcomes musician and poet Alica Jo Rabins, who will read from her newly published book of poems, Divinity School. Later in the hour, Liz will talk with Sacha Reich, Artistic Director of Jewish Theatre Collaborative, about JTC's upcoming season staging Chaim Potok's novel, Davita's Harp.

Solidarity Special!

Program: 
More Talk Radio
Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Solidarity Special!

John Walsh of the Labor Show Collective guest hosts this special Labor Day edition of More Talk Radio. The focus is "Solidarity."

The Old Mole Variety Hour for Labor Day 2015

Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Scaling Up Renewables

Joe Clement hosts this episode and we hear:
 
  • Bill Resnick talks with Mark Jacobson about scaling up renewable forms of energy production to meet existing demand.
  • A Movie Mole double-feature! Denise Morris and Frann Michel review two documentary films about women musicians: "Amy" (about Amy Winehouse) and "What Happened, Miss Simone?" about Nina Simone.
  • Joe offers a commentary on use and abuse of labor.

Oregon Black History Heroes and Legends

Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Short Description: 
Oregon Black History Heroes and Legends
Mic Crenshaw interviews ANEESAH FURQAN about a series of community events called Oregon Black History Heroes and Legends coming up September 11th-13th. 

911 OREGON BLACK HISTORY HEROES & LEGENDS AWARDS WEEKEND~GIGANTE~
SEPTEMBER 11-13, PDX, OR.

This 3-day event at 3 venues:

9/11 Friday Interfaith Gathering@PDX Masjid Jumah Services Noon - 2:00 pm;

9/12 Saturday Afternoon Tea~Women's Honoree Awards Presentation Ceremony, with The Lady Grace J. of Guyana. Noon-3:00 pm, PCC Cascadia; Hazel Wollford Guyana Inst of Hist Resr;

9/13 Sunday Prayer Warriors Breakfast Commitment Ceremony 10:00 am -1:00pm, PDX Celebration Tabernacle*.

THE UNKNOWN CLIMATE with Dr. Alan Hastings and Dr. David Orr

Program: 
Locus Focus
Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
THE UNKNOWN CLIMATE with Dr. Alan Hastings and Dr. David Orr
Locus Focus is off today.

We'll hear an episode of Radio Ecoshock with host Alex Smith, called THE UNKNOWN CLIMATE (replay) Unknown tipping points, with Dr. Alan Hastings. Dr. David Orr, author of "Down to the Wire: confronting climate collapse." 

http://www.ecoshock.org/

Break the Silence: Break the Stigma - Destigmatizing Mental Illness

Program: 
Radiozine
Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Break the Silence: Break the Stigma - Destigmatizing Mental Illness
Host Michelle Schroeder Fletcher interviewsrepresentatives from three local organizations about de-stigmatizing mental illness and their unique collaboration to bring awareness to this issue.

On September 15th the Playback Theater will bring real people’s struggles and triumphs with mental health to the stage, breaking the silence and stigma surrounding mental health. A collaboration between Portland Playback Theater, NAMI Multnomah, Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare and Artist Repertory Theater.

Michelle's guests are Patty Lyons from NAMI Multnomah; Derald CEO and President of Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare; and Ryan Bowen, Playback Theatre Company member. 

"Break the Silence: Break the Stigma"

Dr. Joanna Moncrieff, on "The Myth of the Chemical Cure: A Critique of Psychiatric Drug Treatment"

Program: 
Madness Radio
Air date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Dr. Joanna Moncrieff, on "The Myth of the Chemical Cure: A Critique of Psychiatric Drug Treatment"
Madness Radio presents Is bipolar disorder a disease? Can medications like lithium correct chemical imbalances and stabilize mood? Do psychiatric drugs act completely differently on the brain than recreational drugs?

UK psychiatrist Dr.

"Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology"

Air date: 
Wed, 09/09/2015 - 9:00am - 9:30am
Short Description: 
"Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology"
Host Michelle Schroeder Fletcher speaks with Kentaro Toyama about his new book, "Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology."

Kentaro Toyama is W.K. Kellogg Associate Professor of Community Information at the University of Michigan School of Information and a fellow of the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at MIT.

Greg Palast and Ted Rall on their Latest Work and Ted's New Book "Snowden"

Air date: 
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Greg Palast and Ted Rall on their Latest Work and Ted's New Book "Snowden"

Continuing a Membership Drive tradition guest host Dave Mazza interviews investigative reporter Greg Palast and syndicated cartoonist and comics journalist Ted Rall about their latest work and Ted's new graphic biography "Snowden." The book is a portrait of a brave young man standing up to the most powerful government in the world and, if not winning, at least reaching a stand-off. His actions can inspire us all to measure our courage and listen to our consciences in asking ourselves what we might have done in his shoes.

All Things Hank Considered

Program: 
Swing 'n' Country
Air date: 
Sat, 09/12/2015 - 6:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Hank, the whole Hank and nothing but Hank.

Today's program is dedicated to the music and memories of Hank Williams. 


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