One of the largest concerns of the Oregon Voter’s Rights Coalition is the lack of independent testing and review of the state’s voting systems. When trying to raise their concerns with John Lindback, Oregon’s Director of Elections, he assured the group that he is confident in the voting systems used.
But last Fall, Ohio did something different. Their Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner commissioned Project EVEREST: a comprehensive security review of the electronic voting technology used in her state.
Dmae Roberts talks with Tamara Carrol, Aubrey Jensen and Miranda King of Action/Adventure Theatre about their four-installment production of "Fall of the House" a serialized theatre piece. And in the second half, Jon Kretzu of Artists Repertory Theatre joins via phone to tell us about "Speech and Debate."
Zecki Am Sun is from Sacramento and here is a track he recorded late, after the show aired, May 15 2008, and he played drums for friend and collaborater, Pregnant. This is original, Zecki Am Sun material. Zecki likes to sing about reality. Zecki is from outer space. If Zecki travels to your realm, smile. He is on myspace.
Pregnant is a song writer from Sacramento, CA who composes on a laptop using the infamous software, Reason. Daniel Trudeau brings a tremendous flavor of his own to a common piece of software, both compositionally and with his sound as he hybrids electric guitar, voice, and live drums.
Local chiptune and electronic musician Air Fortress visits Plugged In in our coverage of the Micropalooza music festival. He explains chiptune music, gives us a live demonstration, and shares a 2006 release, Silicon Stakeout.
Hosts Joe Uris and Abe Proctor discuss current election issues. In the second half of the show they are joined by Thomas Powers, Pulitzer Prize winning contributor to the New York Review of Books. He'll talk about The New York Review of Books and Guardian America 2008 Election Tour to discuss the election campaign and the challenges and opportunities facing a new administration.