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"Her Song"

Airs at: Mon, 11/02/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
“Her Song” by Kathleen O’Shea – “Not one woman but dozens on death row in America today tell their stories of hope and survival.”  This dramatization was presented in Washington DC at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, by the Safe Streets Arts Foundation, D... Read more

KBOO Evening News: November 2nd, 2009 Airing

Airs at: Mon, 11/02/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Listen to the November 2nd, 2009 airing of the KBOO Evening News in its entirety! ^__^ Read more

Repealing the Death Penalty: What Oregonians can Learn from New Mexico

Airs at: Thu, 10/29/2009 at 12:00am
Repealing the Death Penalty: What can Oregonians learn from the successful repeal movement in New Mexico? Host Miriam Widman interviews activists from the New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and others. Read more

The October 26 Old Mole Variety Hour

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Hosted by Tom Becker, this show deals with US military action in Afghanistan, the challenge to corporate-industrial society from climate change, and with putting people to death for crimes they did not commit.   We hear haunting and apocalyptic music by Laibach from Sloven... Read more

The Law & the Left: Capital Punishment

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 In the first of the Old Mole Mole's new feature, The Law and the Left, Jan Haaken and Mike Snedeker  discuss why the case of Cameron Todd Willingham, executed in 2004 in Texas for a crime of which he was almost certainly innocent,  is so central to the fight against capita... Read more

The CIA, Health Professionals, Torture and Human Experimentation; Dr. Scott Allen

Airs at: Thu, 10/22/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for A Deeper Look
Tune in to hear Dr. Scott Allen of Physicians for Human Rights and co-author of the newly published report; Aiding Torture: Ethics and Human Rights Violations Revealed in the May 2004 CIA Inspector General's Report. The newly released CIA Torture report reveals so far undi... Read more

EcoNvergence--Tara Herevil

Airs at: Mon, 10/19/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
We presented Tara Herevil’s talk from October 2, 2009 at the EcoNvergence gathering. Tara focused her comments on our theme, “Is the present prison system financially sustainable?” A REMINDER! It’s not too late to support KBOO with a membership pledge. We fell short of our ... Read more

Project Censored Benefit for KBOO

KBOO is excited to announce that the editors of Project Censored 2010 will be hosting a benefit for the station. All proceeds except book sales will go to KBOO.What: An Evening with Project CensoredWhen: 11/07/2009Time: 5-7:30PMWhere: First Unitarian Church Main Sanctuary  ... Read more

Interview with Dennis Sobin

Airs at: Mon, 10/12/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Dennis Sobin, Director of Safe Streets Arts Foundation, talked about the opportunity provided by his foundation for prisoners to show their creativity. An annual program presented at Kennedy Center in Washington DC includes plays, poems and music by prisoners. We look forwa... Read more

Felony Franks

Airs at: Mon, 09/28/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Jim Andrews, owner of Felony Franks told us about his hot dog stand that only hires ex-felons. Everything on the menu at Felony Franks has a name that’s prison related. You can link to Felony Franks and learn more about this innovative business at http://www.felonyfranks.co... Read more