Historic Q-NEWS & Q-Volunteering Ops

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Out Loud
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Mon, 01/07/2008

Soul interviews Executive Directors from Brother To Brother and Q-Center. Topics: 1) What's new in 08? 2) Volunteering (needs and leads) for each organization.

Guest Line-Up:

28:50 minutes (39.6 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for January 7, 2008

program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

 Today's show is hosted by Tom Becker.  It begins with a Bill Resnick interview with Anita Weiss about what's going on in Pakistan and why the US should not engage in military action there.  Larry Bowlden reviews Alice McDermott's novel At Weddings and Wakes--a "quiet novel."  Tom reads a satirical piece by Steve Early called "How the Presidential Candidates Made Me an Atheist: Put God Back in the Closet Where It Belongs."   And Bill Resnick alerts  us to an important meeting with the new superintendent of Portland's schools on Friday, January 11 and the issues that will be on the table there.

53:17 minutes (24.39 MB)

Carolyn Jessop's Escape

program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

 Part Two of an interview with Carolyn Jessop who escaped from a fundamentalist Mormon polygamous community, talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about her liberation.  Part One of the interview was aired on last week's Old Mole Variety Hour.  Jessop wrote the book Escape.

8:10 minutes (3.74 MB)

"At Weddings and Wakes"

program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

 The Old Mole's book reviewer Larry Bowlden discusses Alice McDermott's novel At Weddings  and Wakes.

8:30 minutes (3.9 MB)

Prospects for Pakistan

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Sun, 01/06/2008

 Antita Weiss talks with The Old Mole's Bill Resnick about the current situation in Pakistan, nuclear weapons,  and the consequences of possible US military action there.  Weiss is Professor of International Studies at the University of Oregon and the author of several books.  

24:17 minutes (11.12 MB)

Dirty Laundry in the Republican Closet

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Ubu Hour
program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

DIRTY LAUNDRY IN THE REPUBLICAN CLOSET - The first part of a hilarious new Ubu Hour political drama that completely skewers the homophobic right-wing leaders in the Republican Party and their quest to pound morality and family values into the American public to disguise their own "sexual proclivities." This program contains profanity, sexual situations, and other content that some listeners may find offensive...

19:44 minutes (13.55 MB)

Stigmata Glory Hole: Second Life of Jesus Part 2:

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Ubu Hour
program date: 
Mon, 01/07/2008

STIGMATA GLORY HOLE, the second part of the Ubu Hour's surreal black comedy Second Life of Jesus the Avenger Trilogy.  In this episode Jesus is pursued by vicious Bleak Water contractors while trying to sabotage a Republican presidential candidate debate and hilarity ensues. This audio drama contains profanity, indecency, sex, violence, torture, perversity, male organ enlargement surgieries, lewd stigmata holes and other stuff that may offend a few people... perhaps more than a few people so listen to it at YOUR OWN RISK.

36:24 minutes (24.99 MB)

Daniel Milan of Miracle Theater and James Moore of Defunkt Theatre

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Stage and Studio
program date: 
Mon, 01/07/2008

Host Dmae Roberts spolights Miracle Theatre's world premiere of "Zapatista"
and Defunkt Theatre's production of “the communist dracula pagent”

26:53 minutes (10.77 MB)

Carolyn Jessop about Escape

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Between the Covers
program date: 
Mon, 01/07/2008

Host Lisa Loving interviews Carolyn Jessop about Escape, her first-person account of life inside an ultra-fundamentalist American Religious sect and her flight to freedom with her eight children.

27:12 minutes (10.9 MB)

Pro-recreation and anti-habitat: BLM plan exposed!

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

 

A group of hunting and fishing advocates says the Bureau of Land Management’s new plan for public lands in Western Oregon focuses too much on increasing timber production and creating “ATV playgrounds,” and not enough on saving fish and wildlife habitat. 

KBOO’s Spencer Raymond has more in conjunction with the Oregon News Service.    

 

1:19 minutes (1.21 MB)

Brandon Mayfield triumphs for Civil Liberties

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 01/07/2008

 

Next we have our recurring news segment Civil Liberties Watch. Kboo reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund speaks with Oregon attorney Brandon Mayfield for an update on his case against the Patriot Act.

3:25 minutes (3.12 MB)

City Council Exodus and Re-election

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

 

 

The Portland City Council will look a lot different by the end of the year.

Four of the five council seats are up for reelection this year because of a series of vacancies left by current members.

2:01 minutes (1.85 MB)

Nuclear Power is NOT a good idea

program date: 
Sun, 01/06/2008

KBOO's Scott Forrester interviews Phillip Musegaas, policy analyst at RiverKeeper.com, about the current state of Nuclear Power in the United States, and why it's a bad idea to promote nuclear options as an environmental solution to the energy problem.

28:38 minutes (19.67 MB)

01.08.08 am 'Get This' news

program date: 
Mon, 01/07/2008

 

01/08/08 Get This

Chris Andreae

 

7:36 minutes (6.96 MB)

 

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