Civil Liberties

Civil rights, etc.

War the norm when there's no respect for the feminine

program: 
Presswatch
program date: 
Tue, 06/21/2011

Theresa Mitchell with the "news you're not supposed to know" -- a look at life as a transgender in a pro-masculine war-obsessed world.

25:51 minutes (11.83 MB)

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 06/21/11

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Tue, 06/21/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Mr. President: With Joe on leave, Abe looks at the 7-decade growth of executive power in the U.S.

It's been nearly 70 years since the U.S. Congress has declared war. The current administration has enshrined and deepened the surveillance state first ushered in under the auspices of the Cold War and the War on Drugs, and then imposed under G.W. Bush's War on Terror. Once-inviolable rights to counsel, swift trial, due process, security from search and seizure, and habeas corpus have been rendered insubstantial.

Positively Revolting 06-17-11 David Cobb

program date: 
Fri, 06/17/2011

Ani & Lyn spoke with guest David Cobb about his Move to Amend event, the scourge of corporate power and personhood, and ways communities can fight back against corporate power.

Part of the plan is for folks to be willing to disobey and resist.

Listeners shared their plans for resistance and/or questions with David.

57:29 minutes (52.64 MB)

Movie Moles: The Beginners

program date: 
Mon, 06/20/2011

In The Beginners Oliver's (Ewan McGregor) father, Hal (Christopher Plummer), has died. Before that Hal came out as gay after his wife of 46 years dies. Through flashbacks we also learn about Oliver's 1950s childhood and his view of his parents' marriage.

11:50 minutes (4.74 MB)

Alternative Radio on 06/28/11

Program: 
Alternative Radio
Air date: 
Tue, 06/28/2011 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Chris Hedges - Empire Abroad, Tyranny at Home (interview)

Chris Hedges - Empire Abroad, Tyranny at Home (interview)

Host David Barsamian interviews the brilliant Chris Hedges, one of the foremost societal critics in the country today.

Chris Hedges is an award-winning journalist who has covered wars in the Balkans, the Middle East and Central America. He writes a weekly column for Truthdig.com and is a senior fellow at The Nation Institute. He is the author of "American Fascists," "Empire of Illusion," and "Death of the Liberal Class." His latest book is The World As It Is: Dispatches on the Myth of Human Progress, a collection of original Truthdig columns.

The Eavesdrop on 06/16/11

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Thu, 06/16/2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Short Description: 
The Arts as an Outlet for YOUTH! Louder than a Bomb, the Film!

Join the Kitchen Table Collective TONIGHT at 7 PM for "The Eavesdrop". As always, we will have real conversations for real people.

Tonight, the ladies of "The Eavesdrop" will discuss the film "Louder than a Bomb" currently showing at Living Room Theaters in Portland. The film will debut at Darkside Cinema in Corvallis beginning tomorrow, Friday, June 17th.

Explore the effects of arts on youth culture and society, as well as what WE can and should do to support youth arts programs in Cascadia.

Tune in TONIGHT on-line at KBOO dot FM or 90.7 FM (Portland), 91.9 (Hood River), 100.7 (Corvallis).

Participate in the conversation, by calling (503) 231-8187.

Thanks for listening!

Positively Revolting on 06/17/11

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Air date: 
Fri, 06/17/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Ani and Lyn interview Green attorney and fiery activist David Cobb

We'll be talking with David Cobb about his Move to Amend event coming up this Sat., June 18, the scourge of corporate power and personhood, and what are the ways communities can fight back against corporate power. Part of the plan is for folks to be willing to disobey and resist.

What are your plans for resistance and/or questions for David Cobb .... call us, it's talk radio 503-231-8187

Tis the Season for Pride!

program: 
Out Loud
program date: 
Tue, 06/14/2011

June is Pride month, so we're focusing on the variety of pride events happening in our area.

We start the show with an interview with Belinda Carroll, Vickie Shaw, Gloria Bigalow and Jackie Monahan. All of these comedians are part of the Curiously Strong Comedy shows happening Thursday June 16th.

58:40 minutes (26.85 MB)

Political Perspectives on 06/15/11

Air date: 
Wed, 06/15/2011 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Creating Democracy and Challenging Corporate Rule

David Cobb speaks on "Creating Democracy and Challenging Corporate Rule." In this talk he presents a case for Move to Amend.org, a coalition of over 100,000 people and organizations whose goal is to amend the United States Constitution to restrict corporate power.

Cobb is an organizer with Move to Amend.org and a former Presidential Candidate.

Cobb’s Corvallis talk was sponsored by the Linn-Benton chapter of the Pacific Green Party and the Veterans for Peace.

David Cobb will be leading a workshop this Saturday, June 18th, from 10AM to 5PM at the First Unitarian Church at SW 12th and Salmon in Portland. Preregistration is required at www.afd-pdx.org

 

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