Housing/Homelessness

Budget Forum Testimony Excerpts

Airs at: Mon, 05/13/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
[Scroll down for transcript] Selections from some of the public testimony at the May 9 hearing on the City of Portland Proposed Budget.  The City Council will take further testimony and vote on approving the budget on May 22, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:30pm, at Portland City Hall, ... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour May 13, 2019

Airs at: Mon, 05/13/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Frann Michel hosts. Bill Resnick interviews Bhaskar Sunkara about his Socialist Manifesto We hear excerpts from testimony at the May 9 Portland city budget forum. Dan Jaffee interviews Michael Mehaffy about Finance and the Housing Crisis.   Please also note the event T... Read more

More Talk Radio on 04/15/19

Airs at: Mon, 04/15/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Cecil and Celeste talk to George Crandall author of Fixing Your City.  Read more

The Financialization of Housing

Airs at: Tue, 04/09/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Alternative Radio
From Seattle to Toronto, the cost of owning a home is soaring. Rents are no better. Accelerated by neoliberal economic doctrine a paradigm shift in housing has occurred in recent years. There is a growing disconnect between housing as a human right and housing as a financi... Read more

Remembering Stu Tanquist

Airs at: Mon, 03/25/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Desiree Hellegers talks with Mackenzie G. Hilmes and Anya Moklyak about the late Stu Tanquist, an activist with OccupyICE PDX, who died in February, and the duo perform a song that MacKenzie wrote in honor of Stu, who was integrally involved in the movement to occupy and... Read more

Street Roots Poetry Showcase Episode 02

Airs at: Sat, 03/23/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
In this episode, Somya Singh (the show engineer) interviews Jaison. Read more

BADNews: March 2019

Airs at: Mon, 03/04/2019 at 4:00pm - Fri, 03/08/2019 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Final Straw Radio
March 2019 Welcome to BAD News, Angry Voices From Around The World for March, 2019. This podcast is a produce of the A-Radio Network, a network of anarchist and anti-authoritarian podcasts, radio shows and radio stations from around Europe, North and South America. Downlo... Read more

Cops: Foot Soldiers of Capitalism and Gentrification

Airs at: Wed, 03/20/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  American society has long used over-policing as a way to violently control Black, Brown and poor communities and to generate state income from poverty. Gentrification displaces and breaks up communities and utilizes both police and private security to enforce this displa... Read more

1 year anniversary of Hurricaine Katrina

Airs at: Wed, 08/30/2006 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Hole in the Bucket
coverage of what's been done to recover in the first year after Hurricanie Katrina hit New Orleans and the Gulf Coast Read more

Gentrification: Engine of Disaster Capitalism

Airs at: Wed, 02/20/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
    Portland area residents are currently faced with a slew of development- and gentrification-related policies, but the relationships and dynamics behind the policies are often difficult to see. From government incentives for re-development to international companies spe... Read more