Contessa Valentine

"Facing Race," a New Report with Priorities for the Oregon Legislature to Improve Civil Rights

Program: 
More Talk Radio
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
"Facing Race," a New Report with Priorities for the Oregon Legislature to Improve Civil Rights

Hosts Celeste Carey and Cecil Prescod speak with Kristina Narayan, with the Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon or APANO, and David Anitok, co-founder, COFA Alliance National Network. (COFA stands for Compact of Free Association, representing U.S. residents from the Marshall Islands, Palau and Micronesia.)
They'll talk about the new "Facing Race" report released last month by a coalition of groups. It outlines priorities for the Oregon Legislature to improve civil rights and criminal justice, and boost fairness in the economy, education and health care. 

Old Mole Variety Hour February 8th 2016

Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Liberation Psychology, US-Mexico, Socialism, Bernie Sanders, sex work, Michigan, water pollution


Denise Morris hosts this episode of the Old Mole which includes

GREAT TIDE RISING

Program: 
Locus Focus
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
Kathleen Dean Moore on why is it wrong to wreck the world and what is our obligation to the future.
Even as seas rise against the shores, another great tide is beginning to rise – a tide of outrage against the pillage of the planet, a tide of commitment to justice and human rights, a swelling affirmation of moral responsibility to the future and to earth’s fullness of life. On this episode of Locus Focus we talk with philosopher and nature essayist Kathleen Dean Moore - whose new book Great Tide Rising: Finding Clarity and Moral Courage to Confront Climate Change explores why is it wrong to wreck the world and what is our obligation to the future.

Institute for Responsible Nutrition: an Interview with Wolfram Alderson, Founding Executive Director

Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Institute for Responsible Nutrition: Sugar: The Bitter Truth
Wolfram Alderson is the founding executive director and COO of the Institute for Responsible Nutrition whose vision is to strengthen the movement to enlighten the public about food and nutrition that reduces food-related illness and promotes a healthy society.The institute was co-founded by Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric neuroendocrinologist from the University of California in San Francisco. Dr Lustig elevated the conversation about sugar when he delivered a stinging indictment about the high intake of sugar on the health of children and society in a talk entitled Sugar: The Bitter Truth viewed on You Tube by over 6 million viewers.

Building a Healthy Community: Health and Housing Experts on Public Health

Program: 
Radiozine
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Building a Healthy Community: Health and Housing Experts on Public Health

Health and Health Care Forum with Roberta Hall
Building a Healthy Community, a 4-hour forum in Albany on Jan. 25, brought together health and housing experts working to address the social determinants of health, one major issue being inadequate or outright unhealthy housing. This radio program provides background on the issues and excerpts from panel discussions. It shows that the way Oregon addresses health care, public health, and our enormous housing needs, is changing—but as the experts discuss some of the problems, it seems that this is only the beginning.  They all agreed that more and better collaboration is needed, and the state is ready for it. 

Hector Black & Restorative Justice

Program: 
Prison Pipeline
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Hector Black & Restorative Justice
Emma Lugo interviews Hector Black for an in depth discussion of restorative justice. Hector Black's daughter was murdered and when his daughter's killer was sentenced to death row he reached out to Hector to apologize for his crime. Hector and his daughter's killer began a correspondence that eventually led Hector to advocate for his successful removal from death row.

Belong: dark ambient guitar exploration

Program: 
A Different Nature
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Belong: dark ambient guitar exploration
A Different Nature explores the work of Belong, a collaborative effort between Turk Dietrich and Michael Jones out of New Orleans, LA. From their artist bio on the Carpark Records website:


Talking Earth: New Poet Challenge Poets and Hosts

Program: 
Talking Earth
Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Short Description: 
Talking Earth: New Poet Challenge Poets and Hosts.
Talking Earth will feature a group of readers who made their live reading debut as part of New poet Challenge, a monthly reading series where established poets challenge beginners to read in front of an audience.  N.P.C. host Amanda Cochran Helstrom-White will discuss the reading series, as will Jeffrey Weissler , owner of Pairings wine shop, where the reading is held. 
The featured readers will be :  Sarah McKay, Amy J Tran, Nancy Dear, Lee Shetzline,  Megan Saint-Marie  and Katura Carter

This edition of Talking Earth will be hosted by Patrick Bocarde.

What's That Sound?

Air date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016 - 11:00pm - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:00am
Short Description: 
Sub-Human Intellect Theater goes game show
On an all-new episode of Sub-Human Intellect Theater, we debut a brand new game show, What's That Sound? Plus, we play another game, Flip o' the Coin (or maybe we won't--it's a 50/50 chance that we might not). Then, Noah & Kirsten are joined by special musical guests Norm & Abnormal Norman, who will be playing a few songs. All that plus a new Stoner Shakespeare reading, Jeb Bush's newest commercial, and more on a definately 100% new Sub-Human Intellect Theater!

Breaking Rank & The Set-Up

Program: 
Stage and Studio
Air date: 
Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Breaking Rank at Well Arts and The Set-Up at Cygnet Productions.
Dmae features two different shows, Breaking Rank at Well Arts and The Set-Up at Cygnet Productions. First up we talk with Jessica Dart, Facilitator/Director, Belle Landau, Executive Director, Returning Veterans Project and writer Patti Jay--all from Well Arts production written by female service veterans in the U.S. Armed Forces. And in the latter part of the show, we have director Louanne Moldovan, founder of Cygnet Productions.

Art focus hosted by Andre Middleton with his guest: Sean Croghan

Program: 
Art Focus
Air date: 
Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
An interview with Sean Croghan
Many of our listeners may know of Sean Croghan from his years as a musician in Portland Oregon. As an Oregon native, he grew up exposed to arts and theater via his parents. He has played music most his life and always drew. Sean has been a prolific artist in his own right. His work speaks for itself. For the next month he has a solo show titled the WAGES of FEAR at the UnionKnott Gallery, 2726 NE MLK Bvld.
https://www.facebook.com/SeanCroghanArt/timeline

18th Annual Homelessness Marathon from Washington DC

Air date: 
Wed, 02/17/2016 - 5:00pm - Thu, 02/18/2016 - 6:00am
Short Description: 
A look at the state of homelessness today through the voices of homeless people and organizers

KBOO is proud to broadcast the 18th Annual Homelessness Marathon, which will originate from Washington, DC this year. 

The hosts on the air will be Pacifica radio WPFW.  Hosts on the ground will be the Church Of the Epiphany, which reaches out to DC's homeless as part of its ministry, and also Street Sense, the homeless paper of DC, which is housed in the church. The program will include the voices of a diverse cross section of Washington's homeless.

The Marathon gathers homeless people, talks with them all night, while taking calls from around the country and talking to experts, advocates, and politicians.
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