On his second day in Office, President Obama issued an executive order
to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay. As part of that order he gave
Secretary of Defense Gates thirty days to conduct a thorough review of
the prisoners held there and the conditions of their confinement.
All Prisoners were to have "Humane standards of confinement" in
conformity with all applicatable laws National and International. The report
Hosts Cecil and Celeste speak with Harold Holzer, co-chairman of the U.S. Lincoln Bicentennial Commission and author of over 30 books on Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. Holzer is a contributor to a special Smithsonian Collector's Edition called "Lincoln: America's Greatest President at 200."
Harold Holzer is one of the country's leading authorities on Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era. His latest book is Lincoln President-Elect: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Secession Winter 1860-1861.
Coloquio sobre la violencia contra las mujeres y recursos de la ciudad de Portland y la comunidad hispana.Otro año más continua la campaña mundial contra la violencia de género, Stop Violence Against Women. ¿Hasta cuándo? Mañana en el programa un grupo de mujeres dedicadas en el ámbito professional y-o social a difundir y luchar contra esta situación escandalosa de los derechos humanos, hablaremos sobre ello.
On the March 5 Presswatch, host Theresa Mitchell with the "news you're not supposed to know." Out of work?--don't blame yourself--team up and demand your rights! Will there be a military response to worker protests? What even small mean temperature changes in the climate are doing to weather patterns and life in the ocean. Iranian war looming?
Host Ed Goldberg speaks with Lisa Gardner, author of "Say Goodbye," a thriller about abduction and abuse, with an Oregon connection.Lisa Gardner started her first novel, a romance, when she was 18. She sold it to Silhouette Intimate Moments just three years later, during her junior year of college. It was released as "Walking After Midnight" under her pseudonym Alicia Scott. In 1993 Gardner graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in International Relations. She got a job working as a management consultant, but she kept up her writing.
Hosts Patricia, O.B. and Emma speak with E. Lynn Harris, nine-time New York Times bestselling author about his latest book "Basketball Jones," which explores the consequences of loving someone who is forced to conform to the rules society demands its public heroes follow.
José Manuel es un joven productor en "Papers", el documental que está en preparación y que trata de la historia de jóvenes sin papeles y los retos que enfrentan cuando cumplen 18 años y pierden su estatus legal. Junto a Dunetchka Otero-Serrano, productora asistente de la cinta, nos hablarán del proyecto y de los próximos eventos en el Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center y en el Hollywood Theater el sabado 7 de marzo. www.papersthemovie.com/
The 14th annual San Francisco Anarchist bookfair takes place this year on March 14th and 15th in Golden Gate Park, in lovely San Francisco California.
The bookfair began in 1996 to celebrate an the 20th anniversary of San Francisco’s anarchist collective bookstore Bound Together Books. Over the years, they’ve hosted many speakers, while showcasing anarchist and alternative book and magazine publishers
Tonight on Circle A Radio we’ll be listening to a variety of speakers featured over the years at the San Francisco Anarchist book fair, recorded and released by AK Press on the CD "Mob Action Against the State" and also hear from participants, and attendees.