Civil Liberties

Radiozine on 06/24/11

Program: 
Radiozine
Air date: 
Fri, 06/24/2011 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Carlos Montes Home Raid and FBI Repression

Host Carlos Chavez interviews social rights activist and co-founder of the Brown Berets in Los Angeles, Carlos Montes. His house was raided by the FBI on May 17th of this year and was the most recent in a string of raids and subpoenas on activists and labor union members throughout the country. They discuss these recent accounts of repression by the FBI as well as past experiences. Carlos Montes is facing firearm charges and is due for another court appearance on July 6th.

More Information:

Committee to Stop FBI Repression

Fight Back News

A Deeper Look on 06/23/11

Program: 
A Deeper Look
Air date: 
Thu, 06/23/2011 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Omar Khadr Slated to Leave Guantanamo; Guest: Attorney Dennis Edney

Omar Khadr, the Canadian child soldier who has been locked in Guantanamo for over 8 years, is finally slated to return to Canada. He will spend seven more years in prison there. His Canadian attorneys have been preparing him for the transition. Tune in to hear Dennis Edney, one of Khadr's attorneys, talk about the latest court and WikiLeaks revelations in the case and about the steps they have taken to prepare Omar for the change.

Voices from Pride

program: 
Out Loud
program date: 
Tue, 06/21/2011

June is Pride month, and tonight's show features voices from local pride celebrations. First, we hear from Nathan Jimenez's interview with Kristine W, one of the performers from Portland's Pride celebration. Nathan also interviewed Kasey Hansen, an out lesbian and the chairwoman for the Multnomah County Democratic Party.

Enjoy a short music break with PSA from Julie Schurr. Julie is touring through Portland on July 29 and she'll be playing locally with Annie Vergnetti. We'll hear more from these two talented musicians closer to their local gig.

32:56 minutes (13.19 MB)

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

Air date: 
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

Air date: 
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!

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