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Voices from the Edge: What's behind Oregon's domestic violence murders-suicides?

Airs at: Thu, 12/10/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Fourteen Oregonians died last month in five murder-suicides and one attempted murder suicide. Why this sudden outbreak now of men using guns to murder their spouses, ex-spouses and themselves when domestic violence homicides in Oregon have been on the decline? In 1997, 22 d... Read more

Reggae Bob Stops By!

Airs at: Mon, 12/07/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Reggae Bob was my guest tonight. We had no trouble talking about the programs at OSP. Read more

Tre Arrow: Exclusive KBOO interview after 6.5 years in prison

Airs at: Fri, 12/04/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Long-time forest activist Tre Arrow was released today after serving a six and a half year prison term. He was convicted of taking part in two arsons related to logging of old growth forests. Tre Arrow stopped by the KBOO studio just after his release. Read more

Ala' Jaradat on the issue of Palestinian political detainees

Airs at: Fri, 11/27/2009 at 12:00am
KBOO speaks with Ala' Jaradat of the Palestinian prisoner support organization Addameer, about the conditions facing Palestinian political detainees - including family visitation, administrative detention, imprisoned children and women, and mothers whose children were born ... Read more

Dhoruba bin Wahad and Naji Mujahid: Denied entry into Palestine

Airs at: Thu, 11/26/2009 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
5:00 - 6:00 pm Thurs. Nov. 26th, 2009 KBOO interviews Dhoruba bin Wahad, who is speaking from a hotel in Jordan after being detained and then denied entry into Palestine by Israeli authorities. bin Wahad is a former political prisoner in the US who was charged in 1971 with... Read more

Outside The Law: Stories From Gunatanamo; Andy Worthingron on his new Documentary

Airs at: Wed, 11/25/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for A Deeper Look
Journalist, historian and now Film maker, Andy Worthington joins host Linda Olson-Osterlund on A Deeper Look to discuss his new documentary, Outside The Law: Stories From Guantanamo. Co-directed with Polly Nash this powerful film focuses on Three detainees and their journey... Read more

Round Table Discussion

Airs at: Mon, 11/16/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Toby Greene of Laborers #483, Harry Olsen of PHOENIX Rising Transitions, and Michael Richards, an ex-convict who worked under a DOC contract, discussed some of the work done by convicts. Read more

Interview with Chris Bouneff, Executive Director of NAMI

Airs at: Mon, 11/09/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
The Executive Director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness was the Prison Pipeline Guest. Chris Bouneff talked about the special problems of folks who are incarcerated. NAMI website is: nami.org/Oregon. Telephone: 503/230-8009. Read more

Code Pink activist disrupts Israeli Prime Minister's talk

Airs at: Mon, 11/09/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
When Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke today at the Annual Conference of the United Jewish Federations in Washington, DC, he was interrupted by Code Pink peace activist Midge Potts stood up with a banner that said “End the Siege of Gaza”.  She shouted “Stop t... Read more

"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