Food

Food-Stamps: an effective program that we can't afford to cut

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Mon, 07/04/2011

Joe talks with Jessica Chanay of Partners for a Hunger Free Oregon about the food-stamps program, its importance for recipients and society at large, and what it would mean if we applied 1996 Welfare Reform type cuts to it, as current legislators want to.

 
7:56 minutes (7.26 MB)

The Oregon Food Bank in Action

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Radiozine
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Wed, 06/29/2011

The Oregon Food Bank works with a cooperative, statewide network of partner agencies to distribute emergency food to hungry families. KBOO reporter Ross Freeman Levin visited OFB and talked to volunteers from local agencies and programs who were picking up food to distribute. Hear the voices of people involved in this important process.

23:22 minutes (21.4 MB)

Radiozine on 06/29/11

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Radiozine
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Wed, 06/29/2011 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Oregon Food Bank in action

The Oregon Food Bank works with a cooperative, statewide network of partner agencies to distribute emergency food to hungry families. KBOO reporter Ross Freeman Levin visited OFB and talked to volunteers from local agencies and programs who were picking up food to distribute. Hear the voices of people involved in this important process. 

The Waterfront Blues Festival, a benefit for the Oregon Food Bank, begins Friday.

Voices from the Edge on 06-23-11 Understanding hunger in Oregon

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Thu, 06/23/2011

Each month, nearly a quarter million Oregonians ate meals from emergency food boxes provided by the Oregon Food Bank network. Last year, the network moved a record 72 million pounds of food to hungry people. Who are these Oregonians? Are their numbers growing? Are the resources available to meet this growing need?

55:07 minutes (50.46 MB)

Voices from the Edge on 06/23/11

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Thu, 06/23/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Understanding hunger in Oregon

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Understanding hunger in Oregon

Each month, nearly a quarter million Oregonians ate meals from emergency food boxes provided by the Oregon Food Bank network. Last year, the network moved a record 72 million pounds of food to hungry people. Who are these Oregonians? Are their numbers growing? Are the resources available to meet this growing need?

The Roquefort Files (6/15/2011)

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Food Show
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Wed, 06/15/2011

KBOO's homage du fromage, hosted by Justin Miller and KBOO's Cheese Wiz in Residence, Stuart Margolis

28:13 minutes (25.83 MB)

Community Food Centers in Corvallis and Canada

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Food Show
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Wed, 05/18/2011

4:12 minutes (21.17 MB)

June 13 Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 06/13/2011

 Denise Morris hosts this episode of the Old Mole on which -- 

56:18 minutes (32.22 MB)

World Food Crisis

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Mon, 06/13/2011

 Old Mole Bill Resnick surveys the several causes of the world food crisis and some of the possible solutions to it.  

8:34 minutes (4.9 MB)

Beyond Food for Profit

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Mon, 06/13/2011

 Half the world is hungry because they are too poor to buy increasingly expensive food, while agro-business corporations rake in profits  -- a worsening crisis capitalism cannot solve.  Clayton Morgareidge reads an edited excerpt from a recent book, From Food Crisis to Food Sovereignty: The Challenge of Social Movements by Fred Magdoff and Brian Tokar.  This excerpt, published on Alternet, can be found here.  

8:52 minutes (5.08 MB)
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