Activism

In Memoriam, Delores Loann Winston

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Desiree Hellegers memorializes — and we hear excerpts of archival audio of—Delores Loann Winston, a formerly homeless activist with Seattle's WHEEL-Women in Black , and a teenage volunteer in the 1970s with Seattle's Black Panther Breakfast program, who died in May, and who... Read more

The Janes

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Prior to the Roe v Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973, an underground network of women in Chicago provided services for women seeking an abortion and many were arrested and served jail time. Released this month on HBO, the documentary “The Janes” — co-directed by Tia Lessi... Read more

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
"An Oath to Uphold: A Warcry": In the first of a six-part series, Nimiipuu/Nez Perce Mole Julian Ankney interviews Nimiipuu MMIP (Missing and Murdered Indigenous Peoples) activist Channa Henry, a rape survivor and former police officer on the reservation, about how acts of ... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for June 20, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Juneteenth: Sarah Chivers brings audio from Vancouver's Juneteenth celebration, featuring emcee Karen Morrison, a community organizer with Free Hot Soup Vancouver and coordinator of Odyssey World International. Big Pharma and Covid Vaccines: Bill Resnick discusses Big Ph... Read more

A New Path to Dam Removal

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For decades tribal nations and salmon advocates have been working every avenue to take down the four dams on the Lower Snake River. These dams provide a modicum of electricity, negligible passage for shipping and some irrigation water for farmers. But mostly they kill salmo... Read more

Dual Diagnosis Anonymous

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Karen James speaks with Doyal Smith, Executive Director of Dual Diagnosis Anonymous (DDA of Oregon). Since 1996, DDA has been serving persons with severe and persistent mental health and/or substance use challenges and their families in Oregon, numerous states, and worldwid... Read more

Interview with Lucas Hirsty

Airs at: Mon, 06/13/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, June 13th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Lucas Hirsty, a Deputy Public Defender and producer of the podcast "Members of the Jury".  We will be discussing the benefits of access to free phone calls and the pos... Read more

The Gap: Defunding Disinformation, New Seasons Union-Busting, Jan. 6 Hearing and Self Help titles

Airs at: Fri, 06/10/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap, Tammy and Althea have a news round-up for ya, starting with Defunding Disinformation. The nonprofit CheckMyAds.Org is working to pull online advertisers away from extremist and right-wing sites. Their next project? Fox News. Then we talk about... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for June 13, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 06/13/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Patricia Kullberg hosts this episode of the Old Mole, which includes the following segments: Juneteenth: Sarah Chivers speaks with Karen Morrison, a Black leader and educator in Vancouver with the non-profit "Odyssey World International Education Services." She is coord... Read more

Smelter Wars, Part Three

Airs at: Mon, 06/13/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Smelter Wars by Ron Verzuh is a deeply researched account of a militant union at one of the world’s largest smelter complexes, in Trail, British Columbia. The story Verzuh tells covers decades, from management’s efforts to prevent unionization, up to successful organizing, ... Read more