War/Peace

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Portland Activists at Work

Airs at: Sun, 03/09/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Bill Resnick talks with three members of Food Not Bombs, a world-wide organization that provides free food to the hungry and the foot-loose.  He also  talks with two people from the Iraq Body Count Project whose 125,000 flags are flying near Portland State, each flag repre... Read more

Can Democracy Survive War?

Airs at: Sun, 03/09/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Can democracy survive an open-ended, borderless war against an abstraction ("terrorism")?  Recent reports of FBI abuse of National Security Letters and increased surveillance of ordinary life make us wonder.  Clayton Morgareidge draws on Michael Hardt's and Antonio Negri's ... Read more

Democratic Movements in the Middle East

Airs at: Sun, 03/09/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 We read little in the mainstream press about secular movements for  democracy in places like Iraq, Pakistan, and Egypt, but they are there--led by workers, women, and others.  Bill Resnick talks with anthropologist Kamran Ali who identifies some of these democratic forces ... Read more

Saying NO! to Paying War Taxes

Airs at: Wed, 03/05/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Recovery Zone
The 03/06 airing of the Recovery Zone with host Stephanie Potter featured interviews with members of the Oregon Community for War Tax Resistance.  They describe the issues and struggles they face and the satisfactions they experience in refusing to pay for military invasion... Read more

New FBI 911 Timeline Released

Airs at: Tue, 03/04/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for People Rise Up

Old Mole Variety Hour for March 3, 2008

Airs at: Sun, 03/02/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Hear the March 3 show, hosted by Clayton Morgareidge, all about peace, freedom from coercion and freedom to be oneself, by clicking on the arrow above.  Or click on one of the segments below to hear  it.1.   The desire for peace, in political action and song.2.  Bill Resni... Read more

Procession for the Future

Airs at: Sun, 03/02/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 How to get  involved in the Procession for the Future, sponsored  by the Back Bone Campaign.  For all the information, see their website.    Read more

Winter Soldier

Airs at: Sun, 03/02/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Clayton Morgareidge reports on Winter Soldier, an oppportunity for veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to speak out, sponsored by Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW).  And we hear more music from Satori. CD-1652 Read more

The Desire for Peace

Airs at: Sun, 03/02/2008 at 4:00pm
People want peace.  A new poll indicates a solid majority of Israelis want their government to negotiate peace with Hamas.  People in Portland will be demonstrating on Saturday, March 15.  (Check out  pdxpeace.org, where you can find more information.) Satori Men's Chorus w... Read more

Locus Focus with David Cole on Why America is Losing The War On Terror

Airs at: Tue, 02/26/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Locus Focus
Today on Locus Focus, Barbara Bernstein talks with David Cole, Professor of Law, Georgetown University; Co-Author, Less Safe, Less Free: Why America is Losing the War on Terror (TheNewPress.com); Legal Affairs Correspondent, The Nation; Co-Chair, Liberty and Security Initi... Read more