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October 12 Old Mole Variety Hour: Indigenous Resistance

Airs at: Mon, 10/12/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
As part of KBOO's Day of Indigenous Resistance, the Moles take on Columbus and his dark legacy, native people and the environment, and the radical democracy of the Iroquois.  Bill Resnick is your host.  This show is part of KBOO's pledge drive: please support the Moles and ... Read more

Indigenous People and Climate Change

Airs at: Mon, 10/12/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Indigenous people are organizing around environmental issues.  Here Andrea Carmen from the International Indian Treaty Council, talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about the summit of Indigenous People on Climate Change held recently in Anchorage.   Read more

Coal Burning Power Plants; NAFTA & GE Corn's effect on Mexico; and Shale Oil Development versus Clean Water

Airs at: Tue, 10/06/2009 at 12:00am
 The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show Hosted by Joe Uris and Abe ProctorToday's topics, interspersed with Pleas for Money, are:The single most polluting entity in these here parts, PGE's Boardman Coal Fired Electricity PlantNAFTA, US Gov-Subsidized GE Corn and it's effect on the... Read more

Living Beyond the Barcode: Backyard Food Production & Preservation

Airs at: Mon, 10/05/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Program: Locus Focus Air date:  Mon, 10/05/2009 - 10:15am - 11:00am Living beyond the barcode: backyard food production and preservation Locus Focus host Barbara Bernstein continues our journey into the politics of food. This week we explore the original... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs EconVergence on 10/07/09

Airs at: Wed, 10/07/2009 at 7:00am - 8:00pm
On Wednesday October 7th, join us for a Special News and Public Affairs Day! We’ll bring you a recording of Noam Chomsky’s October 2nd appearance in Portland, as well as other featured speakers from the EconVergence.  You’ll also hear from Cornell West, Carl Dix, and other ... Read more

Real Climate Action

Airs at: Mon, 09/28/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
    The pressure is on for the United States to emerge from the dark ages of the Bush years and finally pass meaningful legislation to address the coming climate change crisis. So what is happening with the federal Climate Bill and will it have the teeth it needs. Host Barb... Read more

No Impact Man; Interview with Colin Beavan

Airs at: Thu, 09/24/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for A Deeper Look
Host, Linda Olson-Osterlund interviews Colin Beavan, author of No Impact Man: The Adventures of A Guilty Liberal who Attempts to Save The Planet and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and Our Way of Life in the Process. He and his wife and little girl lived for a year w... Read more

Depave: Parking lots into Paradise!

Airs at: Wed, 09/23/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Recovery Zone
Scott Baumberger and Maggie Gardener discuss how and why Depave volunteers here in Portland are tearing out unnecessary pavement to create more urban green space.   Hosted by Stephanie Potter.  Music: Kevin McLeod (Includes clips from short film by Elizabeth Press at Street... Read more

States Rights, The Federal Government, and the Obama Administration

Airs at: Tue, 09/22/2009 at 12:00am
 The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show Hosted by Abe Proctor and Joe UrisToday's topic is States' Rights, and how they relate to both the Federal Government and the Obama Administration.  Read more

Sustainable Food Policy and Practice

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Thirty years ago Portland was ringed by working farms and the community garden program was beginning to blossom. Today community gardens are still alive and well throughout Portland, but much of the old farms at the edge of town are now covered with housing and commercial d... Read more