Politics

Dianne Riley from the Coalition for a Livable Future on Race, Class, and Urban Planning

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Wed, 12/09/2009

 Lisa Loving hosts a discussion about race, class and urban planning. Her guest is Dianne Riley of the Coalition for a Livable Future, talking about recent trends toward “racial isolation” in area schools and neighborhoods. Gentrification, segregated schools, poverty – do we have the tools to fix them?

56:33 minutes (25.89 MB)

Flashpoints on 12/09/09

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Flashpoints
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Wed, 12/09/2009 - 10:00am - 10:30am

A report from Honduras where polling data on the recent boycotted election suggests that the voter turnout was under 50 percent. This contrary to U.S. claims.


And an interview with journalist and prisoner mumia abu jamal. Today marks the 28th year that he has been incarcerated.
 

(Air Cascadia is off today, but will return tomorrow morning.)

Jim Fetzer on JFK Assassination

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The Lecture Room
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Wed, 12/09/2009

Founder of Scholars for 9/11 Truth, Jim Fetzer is interviewed and points to the government as the source of false-flag terrorism - the state causing the tragedy and using it for political gain.

Judyth Vary Baker is aired here from excerpts from "The Love Affair" - episode 8 of "The Men Who Killed Kennedy"

42:03 minutes (38.5 MB)

Political Perspectives on 12/09/09

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Wed, 12/09/2009 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Host Mel Reslor speaks with Jim Fetzer, professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Two of his most recent books were on the evolution of intelligence and philosophical aspects of "the Christian Right's crusade against science". He has published three collections of studies on the death of JFK, co-authored another on the plane crash that took the life of Senator Paul Wellstone, and edited the first book from Scholars for 9/11 Truth.

Climate Change, Copenhagen, and an (almost) World Editorial

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Tue, 12/08/2009

 As the Copenhagen talks begin, Abe and Joe talk climate change.
 Hosted by: Abe Proctor and Joe Uris

 

53:42 minutes (24.58 MB)

December 7 Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 12/07/2009

 Hosted by Denise Morris, this show discusses how to make jobs part of the economic recovery, the Afghanistan "surge," student protests against the tuition hikes in California, and how homophobia begins at home and what to do about it.  

53:17 minutes (30.49 MB)

Ambush in Afghanistan

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Mon, 12/07/2009

 What pushed Obama into Afghanistan?  What will it do to the Afghans?  What will it do to Obama's domestic programs and the Democrats?  Clayton Morgareidge reads from

Photo Credit: Afghan women beg outside a mosque in Kabul. (AP file photo)

 

8:46 minutes (5.02 MB)

Voices from the Edge: The Portland Police Association

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Thu, 12/03/2009

Jo Ann and Dave talked about the recent demonstration by the Portland Police Association, in which the association expressed a vote of no confidence in Chief Sizer and Police Commissioner Dan Saltzman following the latter's decision to suspend Officer Chris Humphreys for excessive use of force against a 12-year-old girl.

55:42 minutes (44.62 MB)

A Deeper Look on 12/10/09

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A Deeper Look
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Thu, 12/10/2009 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview with Frans De Waal, Director of the Living Links Center

The Age Of Empathy; Nature’s Lessons for a Kinder Society,  this is the title of a new book by Dutch born biologist Frans De Waal. Are we our brothers keepers,? Do we have an instinct for compassion, or are we selfish, evolving only to serve our own survival and interest? Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund, to address these questions with guest Frans DeWaal Director of the Living Links Center at Emory University.

 

Shalom Portland 12/04/09 - Religious Freedom, Seperation of Church and State, and J Street Conf.

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Fri, 12/04/2009

The Ban Prohibiting Public School Teachers from Wearing Religious Dress:

A Denial of Religious Freedom or Preservation of the Separation of Church and State?

ACLU attorney Charles F. Hinkle and Willamette University law professor Steven K. Green

54:58 minutes (50.33 MB)
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