Voices from the Edge on 05/13/10

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Thu, 05/13/2010 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Is Multnomah County uniquely toxic for people of color?
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Is Multnomah County "uniquely toxic" for people of color?
A new report by Portland State University states that for people of color, Multnomah County is a "uniquely toxic" place when it comes to education, income, home ownership and health.

The BP Oil Spill, the latest Supreme Court Candidate, and MORE...

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Tue, 05/11/2010

 Hosted by Joe Uris and Abe Proctor.

Today's topics include the BP Oil Spill, the latest Supreme Court Candidate, and, of course, why YOU should support YOUR Community Radio Station.

55:33 minutes (25.43 MB)

Voices From the Edge on 05/06/2010

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Thu, 05/06/2010

About the program…

Join co-hosts Jo Ann Bowman and Dave Mazza every Thursday morning as they bring you informative guests and lively discussions about the issues that are important to you and your community. Every week, Voices from the Edge provides KBOO listeners a place to engage in meaningful talk about racial disparity, government accountability, environmental justice, local and national politics, and other crucial issues of the day. Jo Ann and Dave bring you guests you won’t hear on other talk radio programs and conversation about making Oregon and the nation a better place.

40:48 minutes (37.36 MB)

PLO executive committee approves new peace talks with Israel - Haaretz May 8 2010

In his prepared remarks last month,Akiva Tor refered to a cabinet meeting taking place the same day.  The next day there were press reports of Israeli concessions on building in East Jerusalem ...

Michael Parenti on "God and His Demons"

Fight the Empire
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Thu, 05/06/2010

Per Fagereng hosts Part 2 of his interview with scholar, author and lecturer Michael Parenti about his new book, "God and His Demons."

Michael Parenti (Berkeley, CA) is the acclaimed author of more than twenty books, including, most recently, Contrary Notions: The Michael Parenti Reader; The Assassination of Julius Caesar; and The Culture Struggle. The New York Times Book Review, the Washington Post, the New York Review of Books, Harper's, The Nation, and Antioch Review, are among the countless publications that have praised Parenti's work. For further information, visit his Web site: michaelparenti.org

27:43 minutes (25.37 MB)

Madhavi Bhasin on new social media in South Asia

APA Compass
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Fri, 05/07/2010

APA Compass features a converstion with Madhavi Bhasin, who studies new social media (such as Facebook and Twitter) affect politics and public opinion in South Asia.

13:45 minutes (12.59 MB)

Chris Hedges on the Far Right: "Noam Chomsky Says He 'Has Never Seen Anything Like This'"

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Fri, 04/30/2010

Host Michelle Schroeder-Fletcher interviews Chris Hedges about his article "Facing the Threat from the Far Right: Noam Chomsky Says He 'Has Never Seen Anything Like This'"   Chris Hedges, whose column is published Mondays on Truthdig, is a senior fellow at The Nation Institute in New York City.

19:46 minutes (9.05 MB)

Interview about Anarchy

The Underground
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Wed, 04/28/2010

Taliesen interviews Daniel Menche about Anarchism

6:14 minutes (5.71 MB)

A veritable Potpourri of Topics this morning...

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Tue, 05/04/2010

 Hosted by Joe Uris

Today's Topics include:
   Donate, Donate, Donate!!!
   Do NOT support anyone that supports a Huge Bridge to Nowhere.
   VOTE on Measures 68 and 69
   Immigration Demonstrations & Protests
   Coal versus Oil regarding Damage to the Environment
   Shut Down Boardman!!!



59:33 minutes (27.26 MB)

Voices from the Edge on 04/29/10

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Thu, 04/29/2010
Clergy Abuse: Can we hold the abusers accountable and heal the community?
Revelations earlier this month implicating Pope Benedict XVI in cover-ups of clergy abuse in Europe are just the latest developments in an issue that is rocking religious institutions to their foundations. It is dividing communities into those accused of blind faith and those labeled anti-church, while preventing reformers, clergy abuse survivors, and the faithful from moving forward. How can we shift the debate to address the underlying issues creating clergy abuse?
35:29 minutes (16.24 MB)
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