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Episode Archive

Radiozine on 08/29/12

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Wed, 08/29/2012 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Treasures From The KBOO Archives: Cesar Chavez, Farmworkers And The Grape Boycott

Treasures from the KBOO Archives: César Chávez

César Estrada Chávez was co-founder and leader of the United Farmworkers Union. From the 1950s until his death in 1993, he was an eloquent spokesman for economic justice for those who provide us with the food we eat. In 1974, at the height of the boycott of grapes, lettuce and Gallo wine, César Chávez came to Portland and spoke at Reed College.

Radiozine on 08/27/12

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Mon, 08/27/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Treasures From The KBOO Archives: The 24-Hour Church of Elvis vs. The Rose Festival

Treasures from the KBOO Public Affairs Archive - Stephanie Pierce and the 24-Hour Church of Elvis

In 1991, the proprietor of Portland's 24-Hour Church of Elvis tried to participate in the Rose Festival. Stephanie Pierce was quickly judged to be out of compliance with "family values", and was banned from the festival. She came to the KBOO studios and told her story to Julie Bernard, host of Art Focus.

Radiozine on 08/20/12

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Mon, 08/20/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Interview Beyond Toxics on getting toxics out of public places in Oregon

Health and Health Care Forum hosted by Roberta Hall.

Roberta speaks with Beyond Toxics executive director Lisa Arkin, and the outreach director Alison Guzman. Beyond Toxics. Beyond Toxics works toward providing environmentally safe environments for all Oregonians, and is especially interested in assuring environmental justice for all communities.

In the photo: Lisa Arkin (left) and Alison Guzman (right) with a Beyond Toxics flyer between them.

Radiozine on 08/16/12

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Thu, 08/16/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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100 Tacks on a former clubhouse on Elk Rock Island and Helen Benedict on Women who Served in Iraq

First up on the Radiozine today "100 Tacks," a new art and history show written and produced by Andrew Weymouth. In this pilot episode we discover the last remaining piece of a once great clubhouse on Elk Rock Island.


Radiozine on 08/13/12

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Mon, 08/13/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Aria Minu-Sepehr on "We Heard the Heavens Then", his memoir of a boy in revolutionary Iran

Host Marianne Barisonek speaks with Aria Minu-Sepehr about his book We Heard the Heavens Then, a memoir of a boy in revolutionary Iran.  Seen through the eyes of a ten year old with unusual access to the two poles of his society – modern and traditional – the tale recounts the rising tension, collision, and eventual fallout of the split.

Radiozine on 08/03/12

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Fri, 08/03/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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HALO Foundation in Portland Helping and Healing Children through Art

Host Ren Green speaks with Chris West, director of the HALO Foundation about the Foundation's work letting kids heal from past traumas through srt, dance, music and theater. They also foster education, medical attention, mentorship, and other necessities for growth in a healthy environment.

The HALO Foundation is a volunteer-based non-profit that runs an orphanage in Uganda, taking care of kids who have lost their families to HIV/AIDS, disease, or military conflict.

Radiozine on 07/30/12

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Mon, 07/30/2012 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Part 1 Medical work in Nepal and Part 2 Problems Arising from Fad Diets and Processed Foods

Today Roberta Hall hosts a two-part Health and Health Care Forum.

In part one we hear Marie Long, a neurosurgeon who did volunteer medical work at Tribuvan Hospital, Nepal, and developed a project to prevent neurological diseases that have afflicted some Nepali people.

At 11:30 in part two the guest is Nancy Sullivan, a registered dietitian who uses nontraditional methods to understand and help clients with gastrointestinal problems. In this conversation we talk about difficulties in interpreting symptoms and problems that can arise with fad diets and with additives in commercially prepared foods.

Radiozine on 07/27/12

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Fri, 07/27/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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DESERT RECKONING: A Town Sheriff, A Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California

Host Ren Green speaks with writer Deanne Stillman about her latest book, DESERT RECKONING: A Town Sheriff, A Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History

Radiozine on 07/25/12

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Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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William deBuys on "The West in Flames"

Host Kathleen Stephenson speaks with William deBuys about his recent article on TomDispatch.com "The Oxygen Planet Struts Its Stuff: Not a “Perfect Storm” But the New Norm in the American West."

William deBuys, a TomDispatch regular, is the author of seven books, most recently A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest. He has long been involved in environmental affairs in the Southwest, including service as founding chairman of the Valles Caldera Trust, which administers the 87,000-acre Valles Caldera National Preserve in New Mexico.

Radiozine on 07/20/12

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Fri, 07/20/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Blogger and author Sean Meshorer on "The Bliss Experiment"

Host Joe Meyer speaks with Sean Meshorer, author of THE BLISS EXPERIMENT, about what prevents us from being really happy, how our definition of happiness is influenced by pop culture, how our brains have been rewired to believe we will be satisfied once we hit a big pay day and what happens when we achieve what we thought would make us happy. Sean Meshorer is a blogger at The Huffington Post. His website is www.seanmeshorer.com/

Sean Meshorer will speak in Portland at New Renaissance Books on Friday, July 20th, at 7PM. The cost is $12.


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Correction

 A typo occured with one of our guests, Todd Dalotto on Radiozine this past Friday. Our apologies for the oversight.

 

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