Indigenous issues

Interview; Eugene Linden; The Ragged Edge of the World

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A Deeper Look
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Thu, 04/12/2012

The Ragged Edge Of The World

The intersection where the  forces of the modern world collide with the wildlands and the Indgenous People who call them home. This is the Title and the focus of Eugene Linden's book, the The Ragged Edge of the World: Encounters at the Frontier Where Modernity, Wildlands and Indigenous Peoples Meet. Join Host Linda Olson-Osterlund and Eugene Linden. This veteran Environmental author & journalist introduces us to the peoples and animals who live in the most remote parts of the planet and what happens when the modern world comes knocking.

29:48 minutes (27.28 MB)

Fight the Empire on 04/19/12

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Fight the Empire
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Thu, 04/19/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Bruce Gagnon on Weapons in Space, Military Expansion, War, Climate Change and Corporate Domination

Host Per Fagereng speaks with Bruce Gagnon, Coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space. He was a co-founder of the Global Network when it was created in 1992.

Between 1983–1998 Bruce was the State Coordinator of the Florida Coalition for Peace & Justice and has worked on space issues for 29 years. In 1987 he organized the largest peace protest in Florida history when over 5,000 people marched on Cape Canaveral in opposition to the first flight test of the Trident II nuclear missile. He was the organizer of the Cancel Cassini Campaign (launched 72 pounds of plutonium into space in 1997).

Radiozine on 04/19/12

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Radiozine
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Thu, 04/19/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Larry Merculieff on indigenous elder wisdom and modern day personal to global challenges

Host Michelle Schroeder Fletcher interviews Larry Merculieff who is won of the presenters at the Earth and Spirit Council's Earthday Conference this Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st.

Art Focus on 04/17/12

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Art Focus
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Tue, 04/17/2012 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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20th anniversary of the WE SPEAK MURAL PROJECT

Linda Sawaya, Seidel Standingelk and Carol Matsuyoshi, local artists and activists involved in events surrounding the 20th anniversary of the WE SPEAK MURAL PROJECT, talk about the history of the project and the current installation of mural panels in the Columbia Gorge. 

In 1991 the first Gulf War instigated the creation of an organization in Portland called ALANA: Asians, Latinos, Native Americans and African Americans for Peace and Justice. in 1992 ALANA organized a mural project called WE SPEAK presenting a minority view of the Columbus Quincentenary being celebrated that year across the nation.

A fitting topic to add is my review of Joy Harjo's Crazy Brave

Joy Harjo has written a jarring account of her early years from an omnipresent point of view that informs us of the whys and from wheres her work originates...A fitting addition to my show with the loose "Crazy" theme.

You will want to listen in on April 19th at 6PM Portland time.

I want to welcome my new listeners from across the web, hope you enjoy, OSIYO with Redwillow!

Talley's memorial event, First Salmon Ceremony, Delta Park Powwow, and more...

 

A Deeper Look on 04/12/12

Program: 
A Deeper Look
Air date: 
Thu, 04/12/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Interview; Eugene Linden; The Ragged Edge of the World

The Ragged Edge Of The World

The intersection where the rapacious forces of the modern world collide with the wildlands and the Indgenous People who call them home. This is the Title and the focus of Eugene Linden's book, the The Ragged Edge of the World: Encounters at the Frontier Where Modernity, Wildlands and Indigenous Peoples Meet. Join Host Linda Olson-Osterlund and Eugene Linden. This veteran Environmental author & journalist will introduce us to the peoples and animals who live in the most remote parts of the planet and what happens when the modern world comes knocking.

Earth Day 2012 Conference: The Next Seven Generations

KBOO is co-sponsoring this exciting conference, featuring workshops, art and ceremony.

When? Friday, April 20, 2012, 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (Registration opens at 5:00 pm)

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Cody's Blackbird's "Hear My Cry" got me in hot water...Next show not til April 19th...Check out the rap tune...They made censored and uncensored versions...

Racist Native American 'Mascots' in the Schools: Will the State Ban Them at Last?

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Wed, 03/28/2012

 Hosted by Lisa Loving

 

56:59 minutes (52.17 MB)

Talk Radio on 03/28/12

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Air date: 
Wed, 03/28/2012 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Racist Native American 'Mascots' in the Schools: Will the State Ban Them at Last?

The Oregon State Board of Education is getting ready to make a decision on abolishing "Race-Based Native American Mascots" at local schools, and the Oregon Indian Education Association has launched the Mascot Project, asking the Board to ban them in state funded schools. Our guests in the studio are Se-ah-dom Edmo and Sam Sachs, a co-founder of Connections program. What's your take? Call in 503-281-8187.

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