Community Building

Portland Caves in to Zenith Energy

Airs at: Mon, 10/10/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
In late 2017 Zenith energy stole into Portland in the dead of night and took over an abandoned petroleum facility, proceeding to turn it into the largest oil-by-rail facility in the Northwest. The community rose up in fury that a fossil fuel facility of this size could oper... Read more

Connection Through Music

Airs at: Fri, 09/30/2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Paradigms
  The Playing For Change Band has a new self-titled record out! The music is joyous and energetic, drawing from numerous musical traditions. Playing For Change is all about inspiring people to connect through music. Founded by Mark Johnson and Whitney Kroenke, the organiza... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for October 3, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 10/03/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Norm Diamond hosts this episode of the Old Mole, which includes the following segments: Rural Organizing Project: To commemorate ROP’s 30 years of outstanding political work in rural Oregon, Norm Diamond talks with Sidra Pierson of the ROP staff. They discuss ROP’s hist... Read more

Rural Organizing Project

Airs at: Mon, 10/03/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
To commemorate ROP’s 30 years of outstanding political work in rural Oregon, Norm Diamond talks with Sidra Pierson of the ROP staff. They discuss ROP’s history and underlying vision, the range of issues it takes up, and the impact it has. They talk, too, about an exhibit fo... Read more

Managing Risks, Reducing Harms, Saving Lives

Airs at: Wed, 09/28/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: Manaqing Risks, Reducing Harms, Saving Lives - Part two of my interview with Claire Zagorski, a harm reduction activist, paramedic, graduate research assistant in translational science at the University of Texas College of Pharmacy, and adjunct... Read more

Buscando America 09/27/2022

Airs at: Tue, 09/27/2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En esta emisión platicamos con LaMafiAndinA, ellxs son Taki Amaru y José Dávila DJ Mic. El próximo 1 de octubre estarán ofreciendo un concierto en Church Bar y además estarán ofreciendo un taller sobre la Cosmovisión Andina en Alder Commons. Escucha todos los detalles de su... Read more

NW Natural's Real Agenda

Airs at: Mon, 09/26/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
In recent years scientists have discovered that methane gas is 85 times more potent than carbon dioxide at trapping heat in the atmosphere. Yet the so-called natural gas industry (a euphemistic term for methane) has doubled down on promoting its product as a bridge fuel to ... Read more

Buscando America 09/20/2022

Airs at: Tue, 09/20/2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Escucha lo sucedido en el Rinconcito Tropical, un evento organizado por el Centro del Conocimiento Migrante. Diana Cuartas y Jerónimo Roldán organizaron esta charla sobre Cultura y Clima con la comunidad del Alder Commons. En esta emisión Noris Lara nos invita a un open tab... Read more

Saving Lives One Test Strip At A Time

Airs at: Wed, 09/21/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: Saving Lives One Test Strip At A Time – a conversation with Alison Heller and Dean Shold, co-founders of FentCheck. FentCheck is a nonprofit that works to make fentanyl test strips available to people who need them and to educate the public on ... Read more

Verde

Airs at: Mon, 09/19/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
The Cully neighborhood in outer NE Portland is one of the most culturally diverse communities in Portland. And for many decades it has been the most overlooked and underserved community as well, with more than its share of poverty, and less than its share of environmental a... Read more