Tune in to KBOO's Morning Radiozine for intriguing Public Affairs programming every Monday through Friday!
Host Elizabeth Fournier interviews Marilyn Yalom about her study of American cemeteries, their history and their changing rules.
Host Cherie Blackfeather speaks with Tracy Oseran, founder of Urban Gleaners, Amy Pearl, Executive Director of Springboard Innovation, and Katherine Ball, Coordinator of the Social Innovation Forum.
- Title: Lyn Moelich Interviews Michael Mead on Welcome Home Project
- Length: 26:42 minutes (24.45 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
Marjorie Cohn, President of the National Lawyers Guild, on constitutional issues and the election. She says the candidates have not adequately explained why the future of the Supreme Court is an important election issue. She says the issues of choice, affirmative action and national security are examples of important issues that will be affected by a new Supreme Court.
The National Lawyers Guild is dedicated to the need for basic and progressive change in the structure of our political and economic system. Through its members--lawyers, law students, jailhouse lawyers and legal workers united in chapters and committees--the Guild works locally, nationally and internationally as an effective political and social force in the service of the people.
Dave Mazza talks with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright about her new book, Memo to the President Elect, in which she outlines the challenges facing the next president of the United States and how he can help restore the nation's standing in the world.
Ms. Albright was the first woman to become United States Secretary of State and is currently a professor at Georgetown University.
October 27th marks the second anniversary of the murder of independent journalist Brad Will in Oaxaca, Mexico. The Mexican government has marked the occasion by arresting a number of activist leaders and charging them with Brad's murder.
- Title: The Murder of Independent Journalist Brad Will in Oaxaca, Mexico
- Producer: Jenka Soderberg
- Length: 24:52 minutes (22.77 MB)
- Format: MP3 Stereo 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
Andy Worthington Author of The Guantanamo Files: The stories of the 774 Detainees in America's Illegal Prison talks with host Linda Olson-Osterlund about the most recent developments at Guantanamo and what difference the upcoming Presidential election will make to the prisoners there. www.andyworthington.co.uk/
- Title: Interview: Andy Worthington talks about the Presidential Election & Guantanamo
- Date: October, 22nd
- Genre: Public Affairs
- Year: 2008
- Producer: Linda Olson-Osterlund
- Length: 30:13 minutes (13.84 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 64Kbps (CBR)
On the Oct 22 Radiozine Richelle Corbo interviews Hanten Day and Richard Riggs, the Democratic candidates for Oregon House Districts 19 and 20, representing Salem, Aumsville, Monmouth and Independence.
Kathleen Stephenson speaks with artist, author, feminist, educator and intellectual Judy Chicago about overcoming the erasure of women's history and women's achievements, the struggles of women artists today and about her support for bitch Magazine. Chicago will be in Portland on Saturday night for an art auction benefiting bitch magazine.
On KBOO's Oct 16 Radiozine Ed Goldber interivews science fiction author of Spook Country, William Gibson who discusses how the cyber-age is affecting all of us.