Human rights

Migration and Climate in Paris Talks

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Mon, 11/30/2015
Frann Michel discusses the relations between climate and migration crises, drawing mostly from Harsha Walia's recent comments on "Why Migration Should Be Central to Paris COP21 Climate Talks."  Her comments highlight the ways that climate change causes displacement both directly--through the impact of drought, floods, and storms--and indirectly--through its contributions to conflict, war, and violence.  She also touches on the ways that, conversely, militarism contributes to environmental destruction.  That the recommendations of the Adviso 7:55 minutes (5.44 MB)

Mass Terrorism: Psychology and Politics

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program date: 
Mon, 11/30/2015
What common patterns can be seen in terrorist shootings like those  in Colorado and Paris? Psychologist and Old Mole Jan Haaken and sociologist Kathyrn Farr discuss psychiatric and political explanations. 

10:58 minutes (7.54 MB)

Salvation Army Story

program: 
Between Us
program date: 
Fri, 11/27/2015

Paul Sowards is a bell ringer for the Salvation Army in Wilsonville, Oregon. He says the organization has saved his life as well as let him reach out to people in his own unique way. But for a secular community like Portland, the Salvation Army is viewed skeptically for its views on physician assisted suicide, marriage and abortion. Don Merrill talks with ordinary people about their strong reactions to bell ringers and the Salvation Army in an effort to understand and explain them. He also talks with Portland Salvation Army Regional Coordinator, Major Nancy Diehle. 15:01 minutes (13.74 MB)

Flashpoints on 11/27/15

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Flashpoints
Air date: 
Fri, 11/27/2015 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Old Mole Variety Hour for November 23, 2015

program date: 
Mon, 11/23/2015


Denise Morris hosts this episode and we hear:


55:27 minutes (76.14 MB)

Kayse Jama on Xenophobia and the Backlash against Refugees

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Wed, 11/25/2015
In a November 19 interview conducted in the offices of the Portland-based Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO), Desiree Hellegers speaks with Kayse Jama, founder and executive director of the CIO, about the xenophobic backlash in the wake of the Paris attacks.  17:16 minutes (23.72 MB)

Flashpoints on 11/25/15

Program: 
Flashpoints
Air date: 
Wed, 11/25/2015 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein
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