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Noelle Hanrahan interview

Airs at: Mon, 04/05/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
A very special guest! Noelle Hanrahan, who presents the commentaries by Mumia Abu-Jamal from death row, shared and update on Mumia. She writes and speaks to him often and assured us that although he has periods of being discouraged by the treatment of the courts, he is agai... Read more

Emily Posner interview

Airs at: Mon, 03/29/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Emily Posner called from Maine to tell us about the movement to end or limit periods of solitary confinement for prisoners. Her comments focus on Maine, but certainly apply to most prisons in the U.S. Sorry to say, we had some technical problems, so we just uploaded “the be... Read more

Fascism--it's here now

Airs at: Thu, 04/01/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Presswatch
Theresa Mitchell with the "news you're not supposed to know" comments on our modern-day police state -- how 403 billionaires effectively direct U.S. policy, how 7 million US citizens are in jail, on parole or on probation, how rascism and class theft are tied to empire.  Sh... Read more

Voices from the Edge on 04/01/2010

Airs at: Thu, 04/01/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Hosts Jo Ann Bowman and Dave Mazza discuss the Independent Police Review process. About the program… Join co-hosts Jo Ann Bowman and Dave Mazza every Thursday morning as they bring you informative guests and lively discussions about the issues that are important to you... Read more

Community Calendar, Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Airs at: Wed, 03/31/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Community Calendar
KBOO COMMUNITY CALENDAR WEDNESDAY, March 31, 2010 ******************* This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for WEDNESDAY, March 31, 2010. EVERY Monday and Wednesday is the Books to Prisoners weekly mailing, from 5 to 8 pm, in the garage at the end of the driveway at... Read more

Voices from the Edge on 3/25/10

Airs at: Thu, 03/25/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
This fall, Portlanders will decide whether to continue their experiment with voter-owned elections. The question becomes more relevant in the wake of Citzens United vs. Federal Elections Commission, a recent Supreme Court ruling that removed bans on corporate campaign spend... Read more

Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Airs at: Mon, 03/22/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Three guests from Big Brothers, Big Sisters joined us in the KBOO studio. Lynne Thompson, the CEO, William Waterman, a Big Brother, and Gail, the mother of two boys who are mentored by Big Brothers. This program welcomes calls from both volunteers and folks who would like t... Read more

Home for Good

Airs at: Mon, 03/15/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Home for Good sent a guest this week. Check this out to hear about another fine program right here in Portland. Read more

Voices from the Edge on 03/18/10

Airs at: Thu, 03/18/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Counting Heads: What's right and what's wrong with the 2010 census Its been happening every decade since 1790. As mandated by the constitution, the U.S. Census Bureau determines the population of the nation, the results used to allocate congressional seats, electoral votes ... Read more

Victims of the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act

Airs at: Wed, 03/17/2010 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Circle A Radio
 Tonight we are talking about the animal enterprise terrorism act and the Green Scare, with Bob Bloom, defense attorney for one of the AETA 4, Jude from the Scott and Carrie Support Committee, and Tom  from EWOK, Earth Warriors are Okay. The Coalition to Abolish the AETA s... Read more