Housing/Homelessness

Marlene Smith with Dr Bailey & Dr. Peskin on cancer, and Ed Goldberg on the economy

program date: 
Thu, 12/13/2007

Marlene hosts Dr. Steven Bailey and an interview with Dr. Brian Scott Peskin, author of "The Hidden Story of Cancer".  Then, in the second half of the show, Marlene and Ed Goldberg discuss the mortgage crisis and sub-prime lending.

 

103:10 minutes (17.71 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for December 10, 2007

program date: 
Sun, 12/09/2007

Bill Resnick hosts today's show and interviews Bill Black, former senior government financial regulator and author of the book "The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One." They discuss the subprime mortgage crisis and other corporate malfeasance aided and abetted by the neo-cons now in power. Tom Becker critiques the undermining of the separation of church and state in Mitt Romney's speech about his religious beliefs. Book Mole Larry Bowlden reviews Pat Barker's novel about the ravages of war in the souls of soldiers, "Regeneration." And Jan Haaken talks with Costa Rican activist Jimena Alvarado about the recent vote there in favor of a free trade pact.

55:16 minutes (13 MB)

The Five White Guys of City Hall Part 2

program: 
Ubu Hour
program date: 
Sun, 09/02/2007

2nd and final part of The Five White Guys of City Hall,  radio theater peice that ran on the Ubu Hour on 9/3/07

9:11 minutes (8.41 MB)

Five White Guys of City Hall Part 1

program: 
Ubu Hour
program date: 
Sun, 09/02/2007

Radio theater piece The Five White Guys of City Hall by Grace Hague, orginally aired on the Ubu Hour 9/3/07

 

10:54 minutes (9.98 MB)

"Katrina, Two Years Later”

Tune in Wednesday, August 29th from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., as KBOO dedicates a full day of special programming to coincide with the anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005.

We will feature a diverse array of public affairs and music programs that focus on New Orleans, the history and aftermath of Katrina, as well as current events and other relevant issues.

  Topics to be covered include:

Old Mole Variety Hour

program date: 
Sun, 07/29/2007

This program deals with themes of life, death, and survival: Zombie movies as a symptom of too much death-production; killing and dying in the modern military; surviving without shelter on the streets of Portland; the risks of death and rape crossing the border; and the hope that the fight for national health care might be part of a more life-oriented social order.

58:09 minutes (23.66 MB)

PSU Domestic Violence Conference

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 07/16/2007

Portland State University, in collaboration with the Bradley Angle House and Healing Roots Village, is expanding and reprioritizing the domestic violence dialogue and awareness.

Yvette Maranowski attended this weekend's annual conference and has the details.

 

3:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

DIY, Portland: Dignity Village

CONTAINS EXTRA WEB CONTENT!!!

This episode is all about a DIY housing project called Dignity Village, the only government sanctioned "tent city" in the United States. "DIY, Portland" host Julie Sabatier spent 2 days in the village just before they signed their lease with the city and moved to a larger spot on the Sunderland Recycling Facility. Residents there shared their stories about how they got to the village and why they
are encouraged to stay or leave.

This show also marks the debut of the brand spankin' new "DIY, Portland" theme song, composed by Portland's own
Nick Jaina! Other music in this episode comes courtesy of the incomparable Jason Leonard. Special thanks to Brian Kramer for his keen production assistance.

Podcasting and higher quality downloads available right here.

41:25 minutes (16.59 MB)

Presswatch

Short Description: 
News You're Not Supposed to Know
with Theresa Mitchell

PressWatch is a weekly counterpropaganda and Left opinion program hosted by Theresa Mitchell; expect analysis, alternative news, humor, and transgender politics.  

 

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Voices from the Edge

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Short Description: 
Progressive talk radio from a grassroots perspective
with Jo Ann Hardesty

About the program …

Community dialogue is important. At 8am every Thursday Voices from the Edge lends a KBOO microphone to informed guests you might not hear anywhere else. With an hour to invest, the call-in format engages listeners in meaningful conversations about crucial issues like racial disparity, government accountability, environmental justice and politics on local, state and national levels. Join lively discussions about concerns that are important to you and our community. Together we’ll make Oregon and our nation a better place for a larger number of those living here.

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Jo Ann Hardesty, Host, Voices from the Edge KBOO.fm

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