Protest and action

Presswatch 11/03/11

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Presswatch
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Thu, 11/03/2011

Per Fagereng guest hosts today. He speaks with John Miller, National Coordinator of the East Timor and Indonesia Network or (ETAN) about a Protest to Reject Honoring Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society.

On Monday, November 7, protesters will gather outside the Waldorf Astoria Hotel to express their outrage at the honoring or former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society (N-YHS).

John Miller says “Kissinger’s policies were from the 1% for the 1%, and the 99% suffered the consequences. The survivors of those policies can not forget and neither should we.”

28:36 minutes (26.19 MB)

Counter-military recruiting in Portland schools

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More Talk Radio
program date: 
Mon, 10/31/2011

Host Cecil Prescod speaks with John Grueschow of the Military & Draft Counseling Project of War Resisters League about the Portland School Board's decision to give counter-recuriters the same access to high school students that military recruiters enjoy under federal law. Activists will be able to staff recruiting tables and hand out literature in the school career center or cafeteria.

54:27 minutes (24.93 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour

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Mon, 10/31/2011

 Tom Becker is our host for this program dealing with the "General Strike" being called for by Occupy Oakland, the fraud and corruption of Wall Street, some music about death row, and a film about the Black power movement of the 1960s using never-before seen footage.  

53:56 minutes (30.86 MB)

The Alleged End of the War in Iraq, and Occupy Wall Street

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Tue, 11/01/2011

 Hosted by Abe Proctor and Joe Uris

The War in Iraq is Over.  

       Or not.

Occupy Wall Street Continues, as does Occupy Portland.

And, of course, the ONLY Media Outlet in Portland with an On-Site Presence is KBOO!!!

 

 

 

55:23 minutes (50.7 MB)

Movie Moles: "Black Power Mixtapes"

program date: 
Mon, 10/31/2011

Constructed from footage and interviews done by Swedish filmmakers in the late 60s and early 70s, Black Power Mixtapes shows never-before seen sides of major players in the movement.  Our Movie Moles Denise Morris and Laurie Mercier discuss what it tells us.  The film is showing through Thursday, 11/3 at Cinema 21.   A documentary on the period can be seen here, and more about the Swedish film here.   

15:19 minutes (8.77 MB)

Alternative Radio on 11/02/11

Program: 
Alternative Radio
Air date: 
Wed, 11/02/2011 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Economist Richard Wolff is interviewed by David Barsamian about the Systemic Crisis of Capitalism

Economist Richard Wolff is interviewed by David Barsamian about the Systemic Crisis of Capitalism

(KBOO aired a partial broadcast of this program during our recent membership drive. Today we present the program in its entirety.)

Voices from the Edge on 11/03/11

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Thu, 11/03/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Civil Liberties Ten Years After 9/11: Can We Be Safe and Free?

 Civil Liberties Ten Years After 9/11: Can We Be Safe and Free

Presswatch on 11/03/11

Program: 
Presswatch
Air date: 
Thu, 11/03/2011 - 9:00am - 9:30am
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Upcoming Protest to Reject Honoring Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society

Per Fagereng guest hosts today. He speaks with John Miller, National Coordinator of the East Timor and Indonesia Network or (ETAN) about a Protest to Reject Honoring Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society.

On Monday, November 7, protesters will gather outside the Waldorf Astoria Hotel to express their outrage at the honoring or former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society (N-YHS).

John Miller says “Kissinger’s policies were from the 1% for the 1%, and the 99% suffered the consequences. The survivors of those policies can not forget and neither should we.”

Fight the Empire on 11/03/11

Program: 
Fight the Empire
Air date: 
Thu, 11/03/2011 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Brian Terrell of Voices for Creative Nonviolence on the killing of civilians by drones

Host Per Fagereng interviews Brian Terrell, co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence.

There have been a string of attacks on Western forces in Afghanistan this week, killing over 20 troops.
On Tuesday the trial of the Hancock Drone Resisters began. The Resisters are 38 people from throughout Central New York and beyond who converged on Syracuse, New York on April 22, 2011 to protest the piloting of hunter-killer Reaper drones at Hancock Air National Guard Base. They participated in a die-in at the main entrance, symbolizing the indiscriminate killing of civilians in Afghanistan and Pakistan by drones. 

Bread and Roses on 11/04/11

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Program: 
Bread and Roses
Air date: 
Fri, 11/04/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Community Sings in Support of Occupiers

This Land is Our Land: A Community Sing-a-Long organized by Pink Martini and an interfaith coalition in support of Occupy Portland & Wall Street recently drew thousands to Pioneer Courthouse Square. We'll hear music from the event, speak with faith leaders who have worked on peace and justice issues for years, and hear from listeners about the Occupy movement. Call in: 503-231-8187!

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