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Every Wednesday from 8:00 am - 9:00 am

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Civilized to Death: The Price of Progress, an interview with Christopher Ryan

Airs at: Wed, 10/23/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Today's show will be a taped interview Paul did with Christopher Ryan, who is in town to speak at Powell's, but couldn't stay to be live on the program. Paul will take calls in the last half of the broadcast. Read more

Scary Housing Stories To Tell In The Dark

Airs at: Wed, 10/16/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    This morning our host Paul Roland is joined by Sara and Jon from Portland Assembly to talk about housing horror stories, and the news that’s making us anxious this week. We’ll hear stories about the sweeps from folks who’ve lived them, tell some scary housing stories... Read more

Behind the Front Lines of Climate Disruption: in South Dakota, with co-host Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 10/09/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Like New Orleans' Ninth Ward after Katrina, Houston after Harvey and Puerto Rico after Maria (though clearly on a lesser scale), the Yankton Sioux tribe in southeastern South Dakota has been reeling from the effects of the "bomb cyclone" that hit the region in March, ... Read more

The Therapeutic Use of Psychedelics

Airs at: Wed, 10/02/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Wednesday Talk Radio's first Wednesday focus on mental and emotional health and healing, cognitive liberty and neurodiversity. Guests include Jordan Weiss, newly appointed treasurer of the Portland Psychedelic Society, field mycologist and educator and Lydia Lutsyshyna, ... Read more

CHAOS: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties

Airs at: Wed, 09/25/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Paul talks with Tom O'Neill, whose new book offers an explosive reassessment of the most famous murder case (before O.J. Simpson's) in U.S. history, one which reverberated through American culture and cast a pall over the hippie/counterculture movement. In CHAOS: Charle... Read more

Jackie Wang on Carceral Capitalism

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  Jackie Wang is a writer, poet, musician, and academic whose writing has been published by Lies Journal, Semiotext(e), HTML Giant, BOMBlog, along with numerous zines, such as those by the Moonroot collective. Her essay “Against Innocence” provides insightful analysis on p... Read more

Deconstructing Depp and the aborted Dior Sauvage ad: the continuing cultural colonization of indigenous America

Airs at: Wed, 09/11/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Photo by Kate Tomlinson   Don't Feed the #Pretendian Discussion of Johnny Depp's Sauvage Ad with Native journalist and monthly co-host Jacqueline Keeler .  Dior's recent pulling of a Sauvage ad campaign featuring Johnny Depp calls into question a Native American organiza... Read more

An in-depth look at the Psychiatric Survivor Movement

Airs at: Wed, 09/04/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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(Opening/closing song: "The Doctor Said" by Chloe Adams) At Portland-based Rethinking Psychiatry's first public event of the season, three panelists will discuss the psychiatric survivor liberation movement from the late 19th century to today, both historically and from the... Read more

Wednesday Talk Radio on 08/28/19

Airs at: Wed, 08/28/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Gay Shame: Fighting Techies and YIMBYs in the Bay Area; 3rd Wednesday w/ Portland Assembly

Airs at: Wed, 08/21/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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    Hyper-gentrification and the displacement that goes along with it aren’t just a Portland phenomenon; the same people and companies are driving it in cities across the country. Today Sara and Jonathan from Portland Assembly will talk to Ralowe Ampu and Toshio Meronek f... Read more