Housing/Homelessness

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

KBOO News In Depth: Connie King Leonard

Airs at: Mon, 02/04/2019 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is Connie King Leonard, author of the new novel, Sleeping In My Jeans, from Portland’s Ooligan Press. Sleeping In My Jeans tells the story of sixteen-year-old Mattie Rollins and her six-year-old sister Meg, who become homeless in Eugene, Oregon when... Read more

004 Housing and Homelessness

Airs at: Mon, 02/18/2019 at 7:00am - 7:30am
Produced for Prescription for Justice
  This episode begins with a brief history of housing policy and homelessness in the United States and how poor living conditions effect our health and wellbeing. Our guest Allison McIntosh, Deputy Director of Policy and Communications at Neighborhood Partnerships, will di... Read more

Street Roots Poetry Showcase Episode 01

Airs at: Sat, 01/12/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
In this episode, Jaison interviews vendor, poet and visual artist Aileen McPherson. Read more