Women

The Economy of Care

Airs at: Sun, 11/30/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Should all the money to be spent by the Obama administration to  get the economy moving be put into steel and concrete, highways and bridges?  Most of those jobs go to men.  What about the infrastructure of care--child care, long-term nursing, and other work done mostly by ... Read more

US Economic Crisis: How Its Affecting Women In Other Countries

Airs at: Thu, 11/27/2008 at 12:00am
Produced for Bread and Roses
The US Economic Crisis has affected many women across or great country, but how is it affecting women in other countries?   Join me, Bridget B., as I speak to women from Sweden, Amsterdam and Paris; each one expressing their views on the negative and even positive impact the... Read more

caring labor and the economic stimulus

for the Old Mole Dec 1, 2008 As president-elect Barak Obama puts together his economic stimulus plan, a number of feminist economists have proposed that it ought to include investments not just in infrastructure—things like roads and bridges—but also in "human infrastruct... Read more

Bread & Roses Show Friday, November 28th @ 6pm

Dear Friends: The US Economic Crisis has affected many women across or great country, but how is it affecting women in other countries?  Listen to Bread & Roses on KBOO 90.7FM on Friday, November 28, 2008 at 6:00pmPST to learn more.   Join me, Bridget B., as I speak to women... Read more

Gender Blender Presents: Gender Based Violence Part II

Airs at: Mon, 11/17/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Gender Blender
 This is the second part of an hour long show in which Gender Blender hosts Rebecca Nay and Jacob Anderson-Minshall offer a tribute to Thursday’s Transgender Day Of Remembrance by addressing gender based violence.  In the second half of the show:  Joining the discussion by p... Read more

Gender Blender Presents: Gender Based Violence Part I

Airs at: Mon, 11/17/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Gender Blender
This is the first part of the hour long show in which Gender Blender hosts Rebecca Nay and Jacob Anderson-Minshall offer a tribute to Thursday’s Transgender Day Of Remembrance by addressing gender based violence.  Last month, in a period of just over one week three Washingt... Read more

Memo to the President Elect: An Interview with Madeline Albright

Airs at: Wed, 10/29/2008 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Dave Mazza talks with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright about her new book, Memo to the President Elect, in which she outlines the challenges facing the next president of the United States and how he can help restore the nation's standing in the world. Ms. A... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for October 27, 2008

Airs at: Sun, 10/26/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Hosted by Clayton Morgareidge, this program features discussions of bank nationalization and student anti-war actions.  We also hear a  review of three recent novels by women writers.  To hear the whole show, including music by tenor sax player Don Byas, click on the arrow ... Read more

Book Mole: Three Novels

Airs at: Sun, 10/26/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Larry Bowlden reviews three novels: Alice Sebold's Almost Moon; Debra Dean's The Madonnas of Leningrad; and Elizabeth Berg's Open House.  (He does not like all of them.) Read more

Civil Liberties Watch: Transgender Federal Court Victory

Airs at: Sun, 10/19/2008 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Diane Schroer a former commander in the US Army Special Forces won a landmark sex discrimination lawsuit against the Library of Congress for rescinding a job offer when they were informed she was transitioning. For more information see the ACLU website Read more