Movie Moles, Jan Haaken and Denise Morris, review Ingmar Bergman's 1973 "Scenes from a Marriage", a film after which saw divorce rates jump when released in Bergman's native Sweden. Picking up somewhat on a theme opened up in their review of "Hope Springs", they interrogate the pitfalls and promises of modern relationships, particularly marriage, and their portrayal in film. 13:15 minutes (12.13 MB)
It's always and all ways "Sensitive dependence on initial conditions...", Rupert Sheldrake. Climate change is the prroblem Chaos Theory is made for. The problem itself is complex - but it isn't complicated. Up to this point - and ' this point' is the risible futile, impotent COP19 outcome - most of the proposed solutions are either disaster capitalist technofix in nature or they are halt comsuption solves, which Americans ignore entirely and developing nations reject on grounds that they deserve the growth that got us all in this mess together.
So we have a complex solution to a complicated problem...Let's see what Michael Dorsey and Even Weber have come up with in terms of a Plan... 12:57 minutes (11.86 MB)
Jan Haaken talks with Bob Joondepth, Director of Disabilities Rights Oregon, about the promises and pitfalls of the Affordable Care Act for those with mental health needs. They talk about the nuts and bolts of services people may receive, but also raise political questions about the definition of disability in civil society and mental health services. 12:12 minutes (11.17 MB)
‘Name That Law’: The Reality Show rolls out ‘The Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act’ or ‘Chuckie’, if you prefer..Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO), (And the American Legislative Council held his dick for him while he spoke (That’s why they call it ‘dick-tate???) legislation hands oil and gas companies carte blanche to drill on public lands. If signed into law, the legislation would automatically approve onshore drilling permits if the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) failed to act on them in 60 days.
And if you don’t like it, you can cough up $5,000 which buys you a permit to protest.
14:55 minutes (13.66 MB)
New Avenues for Youth runs nonprofit businesses that provide employment training opportunities for homeless and at-risk youth. Our social purpose enterprises are a key vehicle for youth to develop the skills needed to obtain permanent employment, access post-secondary opportunities, and build a pathway to long-term success. The enterprises include two Ben & Jerry’s PartnerShops, and a Ben & Jerry’s ice cream catering and cart business.
11:19 minutes (10.36 MB)
New Avenues INK is part of New Avenues for Youth's Social Purpose Enterprise Initiative (SPEI), which was launched in 2011 as an innovative approach to generating social value and long term self-sufficiency for at risk populations by operating a portfolio of businesses that offer employment opportunities, skills training through specialized modules and, in the future, a business incubator for youth entrepreneurship.
New Avenues has increased capacity and today with the support of our community, owns and operates two Ben & Jerry’s PartnerShops and New Avenues INK.
Owen does an interview with Scott and Eddie, two of the employees of New Avenues INK, where we learn about the shop, and the process of screenpriniting.
9:34 minutes (8.76 MB)
Beginning October 7th, KBOO began a trial period of 'The Thom Hartmann Show' from 4 - 5 pm weekdays. Click here to find out more about our trial period of airing Thom Hartmann - we want to hear your response!
A Membership Engagement Committee meeting will be held on Nov 27th at 5:30 PM. The meeting will be held at the Portland SEIU Union hall located at 6401 SE Foster Rd in SE Portland (near the intersection of Foster Rd and Holgate).
The next KBOO Board meeting will be on December 16th at 6 pm at KBOO - 20 SE 8th Ave.
KBOO 90.7 FM is seeking a Station Manager to lead our dynamic 45 year old non-commercial, community radio station.
We are looking for:
• Nonprofit management experience.
• Ability to thrive and work collaboratively in a decentralized organization.
• Ability to delegate, plan and organize people to meet goals and objectives.