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 05/30/12

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Wed, 05/30/2012 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Angola 3: Albert Woodfox, Back in Federal Court! Interview & Listener Call In

Angola 3: Albert Woodfox, Back in Federal Court! After 40 years in Solitary, The Time For Justice is Now!

Guests: Law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell & Everett R. H. Thompson of Amnesty International

A Deeper Look on 05/24/12

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Thu, 05/24/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Bombs, Dollars & Executive Decrees: The U.S. in Yemen; Interview, Ibraham Qatabi

Bombs, Dollars & Executive Decrees: The U.S. in Yemen

These are the tools the Obama administration is using in Yemen. Are they stabilizing the transition to Democracy or an attempt to stop Yemen's Arab Spring before real democracy can take hold and assure a place for the US Military to expand on the Arab Peninsula? Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund and her guest, Yemeni American human rights activist Ibraham Qatabi. They will discuss the role of the U.S. in Yemen, Al Qaeda on the Arab Penisula and more!

A Deeper Look on 05/10/12

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Thu, 05/10/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Fracking; Interview with author Tom Wilber on new book Under The Surface

Fracking; Shattering subterranean rock to release natural Gas. Clean energy for America or poision to neighboring communities? Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund for a Membership Drive Special. Her guest will be Tom Wilber author of the just released book Under The Surface: Fracking, Fortunes and the Fate of the Marcellus Shale.

A Deeper Look on 04/26/12

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Thu, 04/26/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Interview; Attorney Tom Nelson & Yonas Fikre; Tortured in Abu Dhabi

Tortured in Abu Dhabi

Held for 106 days, Portlander Yonas Fikre was beaten with plastic pipes, deprived of sleep and held in stress positions. No lawyers allowed and no charges filed. What did his torturers want? Information about The Islamic Center of Portland and its Iman. That’s right torturers in The United Arab Emirates asking questions about a mosque in Portland. Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund and her guests Portland attorney, Tom Nelson and his client, Yonas Fikre, by phone from Sweden.

A Deeper Look on 04/12/12

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Thu, 04/12/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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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.

A Deeper Look on 03/22/12

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Thu, 03/22/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Coal Exports and the Future of the Columbia Gorge

Coal Exports and the Future of the Columbia Gorge

Coal Trains rolling down The Columbia Gorge. Mile and a half  long open coal trains, not 1 a day not even just 10 a day but up to 60 a day, carrying the worlds dirtiest form of energy to huge coal export terminals at St. Helens, Longview and other points along the Oregon & Washington coast. This is what big coal companies have in mind for the future of this area with hopes of exporting 140 million tons of this black death to China and other Asian markets.

A Deeper Look on 03/08/12

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Thu, 03/08/2012 - 9:30am - 10:30am
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Linda interviews Malalai Joya, author of A Woman Among Warlords on The War in Afghanistan Today

A KBOO International Women's Day Exclusive on A Deeper Look!

Malalai Joya, author of A Woman Among Warlords: The Extraordinary Story of an Afghan Who Dared to Raise Her Voice

A Deeper Look on 02/23/12

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Thu, 02/23/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Burma's in Transition: From Military Dictatorship to Democratic State

Host Linda Olson-Osterlund speaks with Edith Mirante founder of Project Maje about the transition to democracy in Burma and the struggle of minorities there. Mirante traveled to areas of conflict in Burma in November and will talk about the recent democratic reforms.

A Deeper Look on 02/09/12

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Thu, 02/09/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Fear! Key to A War-Possesed Economy; Interview; Tom Engelhardt

Fear! If it’s strong enough We’ll do almost anything to stop it. Successive US administrations have counted on it as they’ve turned Fear into profit for a war economy. Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund for A Deeper Look Membership Drive special. Tom Engelhardt of TomDispatch will be on Live to talk about his new book The United States of Fear - How we became a possessed nation.

A Deeper Look on 01/26/12

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Thu, 01/26/2012 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Extreme Energy Extraction; The Keystone XL Pipeline Victory; Interview Daniel Kessler

Extreme Energy Extraction; Getting at Fossil Fuels; A Deeper Look brings you a 2 day special this week. Tune Wednesday January 25th when AP Energy Reporter Jonathan Fahey will talk about Deep Water Drilling in the Gulf less than 2 years after the spill & Thursday January 26th for Daniel Kessler of the 350.org Global Action Team.Hewill talk about the XL Pipeline Victory, the 2010, 5.9 % increase in  CO2 emissions and 350.orgs plans for the future.

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