A Deeper Look

Linda Olson-OsterlundLinda Olson-Osterlund hosts this half hour interview show focusing on challenging social and political issues of our World today. Guests will include authors and activists writing and organizing around these issues. Tune in to get behind the headlines.  


Airs 2nd & 4th Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:00 AM

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Episode Archive

A Deeper Look on 05/09/13

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Thu, 05/09/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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First-Hand stories of Victims of the U.S. Drone attack in Yemen :Interview Ibraham Qatabi

First-Hand stories of Victims of the U.S. Drone attacks in Yemen : CCR Submits Field Research to Senate. On April 23rd the Center For Constitutional Rights(CCR), Yemeni Human Rights organizatiobn HOOD and a swiss based organization, Alkarama, submittied new testimony to a Senate sub-committee holding a hearing on the Obama administration's targeted killing program. The submission provided accounts from visits to the sites of strikes and interviews with victims of attacks carried out in 2012 and 2013. Ibraham Qatabi of the the CCR, a legal worker on this project, will join Host Linda Olson-Osterlund to  bring these stories to you. Tune In!

A Deeper Look on 04/25/13

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Thu, 04/25/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Drone Strikes & Kill Teams; Interview with Mark Mazzetti on his book The Way OF The Knife

Drone Strikes & Kill Teams they are all over the news. Learn about the transformed US Military and intelligence apparatus on A Deeper Look. Pullitzer prize winning journalist Mark Mazzetti will join Host Linda Olson Osterlund to talk about his new book The Way of The Knife: The CIA, A Secret Army, And A War AT The Ends Of The Earth.

 

A Deeper Look on 04/11/13

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Thu, 04/11/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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The Hunger Strike at Guantanamo Prison & The DAy of Action; Interview Pardis Kebriaei

There is a grave crisis happening, just off the southern coast of the  US. The Hunger Strike at Guantanamo Bay Prison Camp has entered its Third Month and reports say men have lost between 30 & 40 pounds, some slipping into unconsciousness. JTF-Gitmo officials call the hunger strike a weapon the men are using to manipulate the system. 4/11 is a Day of action to Close Guantanamo & End Indefinite Detention. Tune in for Guest Pardisss Kebriaei of the Center for Constitutional Rights.

A Deeper Look on 03/28/13

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Thu, 03/28/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up To Biotechs Brave New Beasts, Interview: Emily Anthes

Biotech's Brave New Beasts. Glowing cats, pigs with Cystic Fibrosis & robot rats. Have you heard about them? What about goats modified with human genes to make milk that stops diarrhea. Join Host, Linda Olson Osterlund for a membership drive special. Author Emily Anthes will talk about her new book Frankenstein’s Cat: Cuddling up to Biotechs Brave New Beasts. If you care about animals and our planets future, this is the show for you.

 

A Deeper Look on 03/14/13

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Thu, 03/14/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Hugo Chavez, President of Venezuela, His Legacy! Interview; Miguel Tinker Salas

Hugo Chavez, President of  Venezuela died last week. Arguably the most influential leader in Latin America for over a decade, what will his legacy be? Join host, Linda Olson-Osterlund for A Deeper Look this Thursday morning. Her guest is Miguel Tinker Salas professor of Latin American Studies at Pomona College & author of  The Enduring Legacy: Oil, Culture & Citizenship in Venezuela. 

A Deeper Look on 02/28/13

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Thu, 02/28/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Drones in Oregon & The World & April Days of Action!

A Deeper Look on 02/14/13

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Thu, 02/14/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Yemen Today! Interview; Ibraham Qatabi on the Democracy Movement

Yemen, It is a year since former President Saleh resigned in the wake of massive Protests by the Democracy Movement. And now the streets Yemen’s cities are full again with the demand to carry through the movement for real Democracy for the end of US Drone strikes. Join host, Linda Olson-Osterlund and her guest Yemeni activist Ibraham Qatabi. We'll talk about Yemen today the Democracy movement and the role the US and Regional governments are playing there.

A Deeper Look on 01/24/13

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Thu, 01/24/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Oregon’s Muslim Community Targeted by the Federal Government; Interview: Tom Nelson, Attorney

Oregon’s Muslim Citizens, Under surveillance and targeted by the Federal Government for infiltration & intimidation! Join host, Linda Olson-Osterlund & her guest, Oregon Attorney Tom Nelson. Both a Muslim himself and an attorney for many others who have been targeted by the Federal Government. He has a unique perspective on the pressure this part of our community has been under since 911.

A Deeper Look on 01/10/13

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Thu, 01/10/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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The War in Afghanistan, A Failure on All Fronts: Interview Dr. Zaher Wahab

It’s been snowing in Afghanistan and 3 year old Janan died last Friday night. The first to Freeze to death this winter in Kabul’s rag tag refugee camps. The United States spends 10 billion dollars a month on the Afghanistan War. A war that Prof. Zhaer Wahab calls a Failure on all fronts. Join me Linda Olson-Osterlund for A Deeper Look, this Thursday morning at 9:30. My guest is Dr Zaher Wahab back from his work with teacher training in Afghaistan. Tune in to hear his unique and important perspective on Afghanistan 11 years into the War.

A Deeper Look on 12/13/12

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Thu, 12/13/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Anti Coal Export Movement Heats Up in the Pacific Northwest

UN Climate talks in Doha, Quatar ended in Failure this last week. But the bad news didn’t stop local activists. The battle to stop coal exports thru the Pacific Northwest is going strong, gaining strength with each hearing! Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund this for A Deeper Look. Power Past Coal activist Jasmine will be in the studio to talk about the ongoing battle to stop coal exports thru the NW and why this regional battle is more important than ever.

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