them Monday Sampler

Program: 
The Monday Sampler
Air date: 
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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The late night radio show that comes on in the afternoon.
It's a real treat to welcome back to the studio Conii & Mariano, who have come us from beneath the Southern Cross. As well as, Butterfly Breakdown, who will also be performing with us today. And not only will Pinball Keith stop in , but Professor Kitty might also be joining Fortunato for this afternoon's show.

Latino Dairy and Dock Workers struggle for respect

Program: 
Labor Radio
Air date: 
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Latino Dairy and Dock Workers struggle for respect
The United Farm Workers are organizing dairy workers associated with Darigold in Washington state.  Jamie Partridge interviews UFW organizer Indira Trejo and Luis, a dairy worker, about their struggles for safe, dignified and healthy working conditions. 

In the second half of the show, John Walsh interviews Jhon Jairo Castro, president of the Buenaventura, Colombia chapter of the Unión Portuaria, the dockworkers’ union.  Buenaventura is Colombia’s biggest port and ground zero of the contradictions of free trade, where wealth both commercial and illicit flows through an impoverished and violence-stricken city with a predominantly Afro-Colombian population. 

Uhuru SaSa 2014 POETRY SHARE

Program: 
Prison Pipeline
Air date: 
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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Uhuru SaSa 2014 POETRY SHARE
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On October 25th, the Uhuru SaSa Club held their Poetry Share at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem. Hear poetry by MC & Creative Director Sterling Cunio, So Kosal, Morrice James, Paul Grice, and Tecuma Jackson. This year’s theme was Love and Redemption. Karen James interviews the performers and Uhuru president John L. Smith. Uhuru SaSa welcomes community volunteers to help with their programs at the prison such as U.S.E.L.F. which helps to re-educate, motivate and encourage positive changes. To volunteer, contact Staff Advisor Bill Marion, 503.378.2289, bill.f.marion@doc.state.or.us

Steam Radio Syndicate: John Henry

Air date: 
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Sounds and stories from the deck of the tugboat. The story of steel driving man John Henry
Steam Folk: The Ballad of John Henry - Sounds and stories from the deck of the UV746 Tugboat on the Willamette River.   For their second broadcast exploring traditional folk songs, the Steam Radio Syndicate takes on a classic ballad telling the tale of John Henry, a folk hero and a steel driving man.  Poems, songs and history converge for an hour-long live broadcast bringing together 30 performers and musicians for a special one time event.

Slavoj Zizek and Is God Dead

Air date: 
Mon, 11/24/2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Short Description: 
The Union of Time Thieves: Slavoj Žižek - Is God Dead, Unconscious, or Just Evil

The Portland Center for Public Humanities at Portland State University hosted a conversation between Slavoj Žižek and Jean-Pierre Dupuy on the status of religion, violence, and the sacred in the world today. Join us this month for Žižek's portion of the panel.

Michelle Alexander - Race & Caste in America

Program: 
Alternative Radio
Air date: 
Tue, 11/25/2014 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Michelle Alexander - Race & Caste in America
 Michelle Alexander - Race & Caste in America

Michelle Alexander is a professor of law at Ohio State University and holds a joint appointment at the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity. Formerly the director of the ACLU’s Racial Justice Project in Northern California, she served as a law clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun. She is the author of the bestseller The New Jim Crow.

Mark Bekoff discusses "Rewilding our Hearts: Building Pathways of Compassion and Co-existence"

Program: 
Recovery Zone
Air date: 
Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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interview with animal rights activist and expert Marc Bekoff
As a result of human excesses, the planet is experiencing it's worst extinction crisis in tens of millions of years; and billions of animals raised annually on factory farms are consigned to a life of suffering and slaughter to serve our consumption patterns. In Rewilding our Hearts, Mark Bekoff brings a lifetime of scientific research and deep personal reflection to bear on our deepening environmental crisis, while laying out out a practical path for people to reconnect with natural landscapes

Indigenous Voices on A Colonial Holiday

Air date: 
Thu, 11/27/2014 - 8:00am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Conversations on how to Decolonize Thanksgiving and Beyond!
Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks but for many the problematic history of the creation of this holiday castes a shadow on what Thanksgiving is suppose to represent.  On Thanksgiving morning, on KBOO, we bring you Indigenous voices on a Colonial Holiday. 

Tune in from 8:00AM to Noon for a series of special public affairs programs including a conversation with local activist and founding member of Eradicating  Offensive Native Mascotery, Jacqueline Keeler. We will also hear the voices of Dr. David Lewis and Dr. Michael Yellow Bird. We'll talk about history, politics, education, food and how to decolonize Thanksgiving!

Detailed schedule coming soon!

Hosted and Produced by Paul Roland and Delphine Criscenzo
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