Activism

Diane Hess and The law, your Rights and Special Activities marking the Fair Housing Council’s 20th Anniversary

Airs at: Wed, 03/31/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
 Hosted by Lisa Loving Thousands of Oregonians are denied housing on the basis of race, class and religion every year. If it happens to you – what can you do? Host Lisa Loving and her guest Diane Hess of the Fair Housing Council of Oregon speak about the law, your rights a... Read more

PDX Walk for Water event to aid families in Sub-Saharan Africa

Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2010 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Political Perspectives
  Host Crystal Leighty interviews Eric Mwarabu, an intern from Tanzania who is working to increase awareness of Walk for Water on Sunday, March 21, 2010. Drawing attention to the plight of millions of people whose access to safe drinking water is severely limited, Walk for... Read more

More Talk Radio on 2/15/10

Airs at: Mon, 02/15/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Tre Arrow is a green anarchist who gained prominence in the U.S. state of Oregon in the late 1990s and early 2000s for his environmental activism, bid for Congress as a Pacific Green Party candidate, and then for his arrest and later conviction for committing acts of arson ... Read more

Political Perspectives on 2/10/10

Airs at: Wed, 02/10/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Political Perspectives
In part one of the Feb 10, 2010 Political Perspectives, Michelle Schroeder Fletcher interviews blogger Brad Friedman of the Brad Blog about the case of rightwing activist James O'Keefe, his federal felony arrest late last month, and his infamous secretly taped video intervi... Read more

Roy Bourgeois: Protesting the School of the Americas

Airs at: Fri, 02/05/2010 at 12:00am
Roy Bourgeois spoke in Portland on 11-19-08 about his involvemnt in protesting the School of the Americas.  This is an excerpt from that talk. CD-1529 Read more

More Talk Radio on 01/18/10

Airs at: Mon, 01/18/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Guest host Marianne Barisonek interviews author and activist Raj Patel about his new book, "The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy." Raj Patel, the author of Stuffed and Starved, is an activist and academic who has been hailed as "a visi... Read more

Fight the Empire on 12/31/09

Airs at: Thu, 12/31/2009 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Produced for Fight the Empire
Host Per Fagereng speaks with information activist Lisa Pease about her recent article "Can Obama Face the Unspeakable?" CD-2088 Read more

More Talk Radio on 12/07/09

Airs at: Mon, 12/07/2009 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Today's topic is global warming with guests from the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen. Dartmouth Professor Michael Dorsey specializes in climate justice issues. Environmental activist Sandy Gauntlett, who is of Maori Indigenous descent, has worked on forest rela... Read more

Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, 10 years after Seattle...

Airs at: Wed, 12/02/2009 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Circle A Radio
Monday, November 30th, marked the tenth anniversary of the “Battle of Seattle”, when tens of thousands of social justice advocates, rank and file labor, and environmentalists came together to shut down the World Trade Organization’s ministerial meetings in Seattle, Washingt... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 11/30/09

Airs at: Mon, 11/30/2009 at 8:00am - 8:00pm
  WHOSE STREETS? OUR STREETS!! On November 30th, 1999, the streets of Seattle were taken over by a people's revolt, the first of what would be many such uprisings against the secretive economic policies of the World Trade Organization,  Both inside and outside of the Seat... Read more