Wednesday Talk Radio

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Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Every Wednesday from 8:00 am - 9:00 am

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New approaches to people in mental-emotional crisis, with Kevin Fitts and Janie Gullickson

Airs at: Wed, 03/03/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  From a recent Willamette Week article, Oregon Considers a New Approach to People in Mental Crisis   Oregon House Bill 2980 would provide funding for three "peer respite centers"—short-term, homelike facilities for people experiencing mental health crises. Currently, p... Read more

Texas arrogance meets the polar vortex, with disastrous results

Airs at: Wed, 02/24/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Today's guest, Mitch Jones, mjones@fwwatch.org, is policy director of Food & Water Watch, which recently released a statement on the Texas power debacle: “The climate change-supercharged deep freeze covering Texas has left millions without power and water. The failure of... Read more

What would a socialist Portland (or wherever you live) look like?

Airs at: Wed, 02/17/2021 at 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 02/17/21

Airs at: Wed, 02/17/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Deb Haaland will face many challenges if confirmed as Interior Secretary

Airs at: Wed, 02/10/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Why we need a "White History Month"

Airs at: Wed, 02/03/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Now, before you jump to conclusions, hear me out! I (host Paul Roland) got the idea for this show after I came across a stimulating article ("Why I Teach White History Month in February") by an African-American activist and writer from Chicago. Diallo Kenyatta (who I tri... Read more

The fight for Hazelnut Grove Village

Airs at: Wed, 01/27/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  On Monday, January 18, the City of Portland gave notice that it would cut off services within a month to the five-year-old self-governing Hazelnut Grove tiny house village of formerly houseless people, and that the remaining 10 or so residents would have to move. The inn... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 01/20/21

Airs at: Wed, 01/20/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Settler barbarians at the gates, with co-host Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 01/13/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  As Trump visits the obviously symbolic town of Alamo, Texas and celebrates his border wall, in brazen denial-defiance of the fall-out from the siege of the Capitol, 2nd Wednesday co-host Jacqueline Keeler and regular host Paul Roland look at the events of the past week i... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 01/06/21

Airs at: Wed, 01/06/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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