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Mon, 07/22/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/23/2019 at 12:00am
Welcome to the hot summer nights edition of The Holy Crowley Hour, the radio
show that comes with its own air conditioning.
Our guests tonight are Emma Brown and Sean Abplanalp of the Portland-based
podcast Husk. Dmitri Ivanovic is missing, and only Emma and Sean know where...
Wed, 07/17/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Have you ever thought about opening a food business? On today’s show,
we’ll talk about what it takes to start and grow a business. First we speak
with Robin Want from Ascent Funding about how to fund a business. Then we
talk to two food businesses - Margaux Muller Margalaxy...
Mon, 07/15/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Have you wondered how Zenith Energy got a foothold in Portland to expand a
moribund asphalt terminal into the largest tar sands export terminal on the
West Coast? An investigative report, to be released on July 15, 2019, by the
Center for a Sustainable Economy, reveals that...
Mon, 07/01/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Joe Clement talks with local activist and meditator, Guy Berliner*, about the
use and abuse of mindfulness in corporate capitalist society. Does
mindfulness promulgated by institutions that exploit and dominate create more
attachment to the system that is driving considerab...
Joe Clement hosts and we hear:
Bill Resnick talks with Candace Falk about the recently aired PBS "American
Experience" documentary on Emma Goldman. Candace runs the Emma Goldman
Archive Project at UC Berkeley.
Denise Morris and Jan Haaken review the boxing-classic "Rocky...
Mon, 06/24/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Two Amazon warehouse workers who are organizing for justice on the job speak
with host Jamie Partridge. Their voices are distorted to protect their
Fri, 06/21/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Over the past few decades, the job of college professor has been utterly
transformed—for the worse. It is estimated that 75% of college teaching is
done by part time adjunct professors. Suzanne LaGrande interviews Herb
Childress , the author of The Adjunct Underclass: H...
Thu, 06/20/2019 at 12:00am - 11:00am
Suzanne LaGrande and Lisa Loving interview Joshua Hunt discussing about his
book, The University of NIKE: How Corporate America Bought American Higher
Education. Hunt's book is an eye-opening account of the ways that wealthy
private donors such as Nike's Phil Knight influe...
Wed, 06/26/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Today on the Radio Activist, Suzanne LaGrande discusses how higher education
has changed in the last thirty years with Herb Childress and Henry A.
Giroux. Herb Childress is author of The Adjunct Underclass: How
America's Colleges Betrayed Their Faculty, Their Students, ...