Speedo Swimsuit Maker: Worker Abuse

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Evening News
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Tue, 08/19/2008

 

1:25 minutes (1.31 MB)

UPA Retrospective

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Words and Pictures
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Mon, 08/25/2008

Words & Pictures celebrates 65 years of the UPA animation studio with rare audio clips and stories from the people who were there.  Guest Jack Heiter helped animate Mister Magoo, Roger Ramjet, and the forgotten 1960's classic Gay Purr-ee; and animation historian Tee Bosustow is the son of UPA director Stephen Bosustow, who co-founded the studio in the wake of the 1940's Disney strike.

60:03 minutes (24.06 MB)

Air Cascadia 08-26-08

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Air Cascadia
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Mon, 08/25/2008

News and commentary with an edge.

12:05 minutes (2.08 MB)

Police Tactics and Free Speech

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Thu, 08/21/2008

Hosted by: Pat McGuire
A Public Affairs program on discrimination and diversity, about Police tactics and free speech.

26:37 minutes (4.57 MB)

Cooperatives and Community-Owned Businesses

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Thu, 08/21/2008

"Cooperatives and Community-Owned Businesses: Rethinking the Ways Businesses Are Run and How They Interact with the Local Communities They Belong To." Todd Wilson speaks with representatives from three of Portland's Food Coops: People's, Food Front, and Alberta. Feel free to call in with your with questions, comments, experiences and thoughts."

29:11 minutes (5.01 MB)

Twelve Women Assaulted in Iraq

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Tue, 08/19/2008

The guest is Larry Scott of va.watchdog.org.  They  also discuss  an article by  Irene Weiser  on  Twelve Women Assaulted in  Iraq.  That  article is available on  commondreams.org. And they discuss an article called, Women and War: The Toll of Deployment on Physical Health. To reference it, go to www.sitemaker.umich.edu/afwomen/home. Also Elli George at oif@isr.umich.edu.

54:22 minutes (9.34 MB)

Professor and Writer Richard Falk

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Tue, 08/19/2008

Per Fagereng interviews professor and writer Richard Falk about the pipeline-geopolitics involved in the conflict between Russia and Georgia and the mainstream media's coverage of the situation. Falk is the author of more than 20 books,  including "The Costs of War: International Law, the UN, and World Order after Iraq."

28:14 minutes (4.85 MB)

Oregon chapter of the ACLU

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Tue, 08/19/2008

Jay Thiemeyer hosts a discussion of the present and future of the Oregon chapter of the ACLU with Chin Ming, the new Legal Director, and David Fidanque, long-time executive director.

28:52 minutes (26.44 MB)

Andrew Sean Greer, "The Story of a Marriage"

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Between the Covers
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Mon, 08/25/2008

Host Jim Schumock interviews Andrew Sean Greer about his latest book, The Story of a Marriage, which is set in the 1950s and molded by the social events of the times.

28:09 minutes (6.45 MB)

Abe and Joe Talk Radio - August 26

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Mon, 08/25/2008

Host Joe Uris talks with listeners about proposed Liquified Natural Gas Pipelines in Oregon, the history and real meaning of the Russian/Georgian conflict and the Obama-Biden Democratic National Convention.  A No-Holds-Barred discussion of Real Stuff in Real Time.

Interesting Links from today's show:

http://www.lngpollutes.org/
http://www.globalresearch.ca/
http://www.opednews.com/articles/Cindy-Sheehan-Bugged-in-De-by-Rob-Kall-080825-412.html

 

 

58:31 minutes (26.79 MB)

Movie Talk 8-13-08

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Tue, 08/12/2008

Ed Goldberg, Dawn Taylor and D.K. Holm review the latest films.

26:03 minutes (23.85 MB)

Landscapes of Dissent: Guerilla Poetry and Public Space

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Radiozine
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Thu, 07/31/2008

 

Jay Thiemeyer speaks with Jules Boykoff and Kaia Sand, who collaborated on the book,  Landscapes of Dissent: Guerilla Poetry and Public Space.

28:35 minutes (26.18 MB)

Congress Critiques FDA for Calling Hormone Disrupter "Safe"

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Evening News
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Wed, 08/20/2008

 

The U-S Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that the hormone-disrupting chemical bisphenol A, also known as B-P-A, is safe. 

The FDA’s assessment of the chemical apparently relied on two studies—both of which were funded by the American Chemistry Council, Dow Chemical and Industry leaders.

2:17 minutes (2.09 MB)

China Arrests Two Journalists

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Evening News
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Sun, 08/24/2008

 

Two independent journalists were among six people arrested in China yesterday.

The other four were apparently 'Free Tibet' protesters, but were not engaged in any protests at the time of their arrest.

KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with the wife of Brian Conle, one of the detained journalists:

3:29 minutes (3.2 MB)

 

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