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APANO staff talk to us about AAPI, what they do and their 05/20/2023 event

Airs at: Fri, 05/19/2023 at 10:00am - 10:30am
  Voices of Change: Deepening Ties, Growing Power Kim Lepin, Co-Executive Director of Culture and Communications,  Amy Powers, Co-Executive Director of Programs,  and Allie Yee, Co-Executive Director of Finance, Operations, and Development, talk to Ender, Public Affairs ... Read more

APANO Voices of Change - AAPI Heritage - Live Event

Airs at: Sat, 05/20/2023 at 5:00pm - 7:15pm
  May is nationally recognized as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This year, we invite you to join us in celebrating the rich history and resilience of Asians and Pacific Islanders in Oregon and support the future leadership and initiatives of our commu... Read more

Selling out the Philippines

Airs at: Wed, 05/03/2023 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  As President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. is welcomed to the United States by the Biden administration, grassroots Philippine activists are speaking out about the reality behind the public relations facade. On today's show, host Paul Roland welcomes local organizers from the Or... Read more

Art Talk Bus Stop with Stevie Son

Airs at: Wed, 02/22/2023 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Talk Bus Stop
Our February 2023 visit with tatoo artist and musician, Stevie Son! Tattoo artist @fromthemargins fromthemargins.bigcartel.com Musician carrionspring.bandcamp.com  Interview by McDaniel High School and PSU Senior Capstone students.  Produced by Erica Meryl Thomas @erica... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for December 26, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 12/26/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Norm Diamond hosts this episode of the Old Mole, which includes the following segments: Anti-oppressive Holidays: Bill Resnick interviews Alexandra Holmstrom-Smith who wrote an excellent much needed article “Leftists Need Holidays Too. Let’s Imagine Anti-Oppressive Ones... Read more

Justice—No Hate

Airs at: Mon, 12/26/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
When jobs and small businesses in a hard-working white community were being destroyed by corporate pollution, many residents blamed recent immigrants instead – even bringing in the Ku Klux Klan who provoked a campaign of violence against the new arrivals. Writer and photogr... Read more

Dr. Mimi Khuc on Claiming Unwellness

Airs at: Wed, 12/21/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for For The Wild
  Guided by her curated work Open In Emergency (a hybrid book project including a Tarot Deck and a hacked DSM), Dr. Mimi Khuc and Ayana share in a deep conversation touching on mental health, collective unwellness, and the power of communal care. Mimi provides listeners wi... Read more

Wider Window Poetry Celebrates Asian-American Poets

Airs at: Mon, 11/07/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry

Portland Filipino activists protest President Biden's partnership with Marcos Jr.

Airs at: Mon, 10/17/2022 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  President Biden visited East Portland on Saturday, October 15th, where he was met by over 40 Filipino activists and allies, protesting his continued partnership with the regime of Ferdinand Marcos Jr. in the Phillippines.  Filipinos have called Marcos Jr.'s first 100 day... Read more

A Revolutionary Friendship between Yuri Kochiyama and Malcolm X

Airs at: Mon, 10/17/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Let's Talk about Race
  LTAR Special  A Revolutionary Friendship between Yuri Kochiyama and Malcolm X A Life magazine photographer quickly captured the now-iconic photo of Kochiyama cradling Malcolm's head as people struggled to save his life, and as she urged him, "Please, Malcolm, please, Ma... Read more