Prison

ODOC Chaotic Wildfire Evacuations

Airs at: Mon, 10/05/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
As wildfires raged across Oregon, about 2,600 prisoners were evacuated from four prisons. Prisoners and family members reported conditions during the evacuations as unsafe, unsanitary and alarming; some called them ‘inhumane’. Host Karen James speaks with Oregon attorneys T... Read more

Interview with Quan Huynh

Airs at: Mon, 09/28/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
In January 1999, Quan Huynh shot and killed a man in Hollywood. He received a prison sentence of fifteen years to life in a state that, at the time, did not parole prisoners with life sentences. Quan was a member of a violent and ruthless Vietnamese street gang, and behind ... Read more

Fire, Pandemic and Prisons

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
In their Left and the Law segment, Jan Haaken and Mike Snedeker talk about the tragic impact of the pandemic on prisoners in Oregon and California. Among the hottest spots for Covid-19 now are prisons. Twelve people have died on San Quentin's death row, not from lethal inje... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for September 21, 2020

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris Hosts this episode of the Old Mole which includes: Police Reform: Bill Resnick talks with Seemab Hussaini with the Council on American Islamic Relations and Brown Hope about the work of the Portland police reform network. They discuss why police reform is s... Read more

Prison Pipeline Special Report: Covid Crisis as ODOC moves 1500 Prisoners

Airs at: Wed, 09/16/2020 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Produced for Prison Pipeline
The Lane County Jail Hunger Strike is over for now, the longest faster having gone 46 days without solid food.  This week on Prison Pipeline we will start by talking with a member of Lane County Mutual Aid about the Hunger Strike and the prisoner's demands. The strikers wer... Read more

Music Behind the Bars

Airs at: Mon, 09/21/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Adam Carpinelli interviews musician Jeremy Young with Soundfly about their most recent project: Behind the Bars: A Week Dedicated to Music In, About, and From Prisons. This special editorial series exclusively features content that covers music initiatives and recordings fr... Read more

Buscando America on 09/15/20

Airs at: Tue, 09/15/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En este programa hablamos sobre el apocalipsis climático y los devastadores incendios que arden en la costa oeste. La Comisión Nacional de Derechos Humanos en CDMX es ahora la Casa de Refugio “Ni Una Menos”. y el Consejo Indígena y Popular de Guerrero - Emiliano Zapata lle... Read more

Beyond These Walls: Supporting LGBTQ Prisoners

Airs at: Mon, 09/07/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Karen James speaks with Biff Chaplow from Beyond These Walls, a Trans led organization that offers a number of programs to support LGBTQ prisoners in Oregon and Washington.  Beyond These Walls manages a COVID-19 Hotline (503-329-9740).  They collaborate with other community... Read more

Drug Decriminalization and Public Health

Airs at: Wed, 08/26/2020 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century: Canada’s chief public health officer, Doctor Theresa Tam, on decriminalization of drugs; Professor Edwin Lindo, JD, on police brutality; and Professor Lisa Puglisi, MD, on prisons and Covid. Read more

Brutality Behind Bars

Airs at: Wed, 07/22/2020 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century, we hear portions of a webinar organized by the Fortune Society on “Brutality Behind Bars: Accountability for Corrections Officers, Too," featuring Jai Diamond, New York City Criminal Justice Agency; Assemblyman David Weprin, Chair of the New York State... Read more