Wednesday Talk Radio

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Airs at: Wed, 06/27/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Every Wednesday from 8:00 am - 9:00 am

News & commentary on local, national and international issues - we invite your calls at 503-231-8187

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Portland Gray Panthers fight for social justice

Airs at: Wed, 06/20/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Joining host Paul Roland in the KBOO studio this morning will be: Lew Church, Coordinator of the Panthers in Portland; Sally Fronsman-Cecil, long-time social justice and Nestle Boycott organizer, who recently moved back to Oregon from Kansas; and Dorothy Holland, a 70... Read more

With co-host Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 06/13/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Regular second-Wednesday co-host joins host Paul Roland to discuss critical issues in Indigenous North America. This week, she'll be talking about her trip to North Dakota, where she attended the sentencing of water protector Little Feather, among other things. She also ... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 06/06/18

Airs at: Wed, 06/06/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Killing Youth: How an abusive culture sows the seeds of young male violence, with Prof. Laura Finley

Airs at: Wed, 05/30/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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   In her most recent article on school shootings, today's guest Laura Finley wrote: "I never thought this would be my life's work. But writing and speaking about the connections between domestic and dating violence and mass shootings has become an absurd and sickeningly f... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 05/23/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/23/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 05/16/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/16/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 05/09/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/09/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Wednesday Talk Radio on 05/02/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/02/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Host Paul Roland welcomes the incisive Chris Lehmann to Wednesday morning talk. Author most recently of The Money Cult, Lehmann  is editor in chief of The Baffler and the author of its Jaundiced Eyeball column. He also wrote Rich People Things and Revolt of the Masscult. T... Read more

Barbara Ehrenreich on her new book, "Natural Causes"

Airs at: Wed, 04/25/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Ehrenreich has done it again! The author of "Nickel and Dimed," "Bright-Sided" and many others now offers us her fresh and unique take on the medical establishment, the "wellness industry," and our peculiar attidudes to death and dying. Her prose is as always succinct and c... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 04/18/18

Airs at: Wed, 04/18/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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The supposed or  actual recent gas-bombing in Syria was the reason for the US-French-British missile attack in response. Did it happen? If so, who did carry it out? How can we know? Does our guest Idrees Ahmad (who in Dec. 2016 wrote a scathing criticism of fellow journalis... Read more