Archives for Ism Prism

Ism Prism 11/1/11

Producer/Host: Val King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Ism Prism 10/4/11

Producer/Host: Valentine R.H. King

Topic: Civil Liberties

Why is the ACLU necessary and what is it purpose? Is the ACLU challenging voter suppression? What is the patriot act and how does that infringe on our civil liberties

Guest: Shenna Bellows, Executive Director of ACLU Maine

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Ism Prism 9/6/11

Producer/Host: Valentine King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne
Topics: Racial and class component, connected to incarceration. What is a bed broker? Are public schools a contributing factor to te increase in criminalizing youth?
Guest: Hannah Zellman from Institute of Community Justice, Director of Prison Re-Entry Services
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Ism Prism 8/2/11

Producer/Host: Valentine King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne
Topic: Undeclared Class War
What has happen to ethic and moral component in governing? WHo does it seem the poor vote against their own interest? Do you think the democratic system is broken
Guest: Jeff Maskosky, Professor of Sociology at Queens CUNY
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Ism Prism 7/5/11

Producer/Host: Valentine King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne
Topic: Backlash Against Women Rights
Examples of persecution against women? Why do you think are the reason for the backlash? Supreme court decision against the Wal-Mart class action
Guest: Roxanne Lawson, a feature commentator for national public radio. PBS’s news hour, BBC, world news, Al-Jazeera news, was trained as a progressive media operative by media matters for Democracy an over all global justice advocate.

Ism Prism 6/7/11

Producer/Host: Val King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Topic: Racism

Is white resentment the modern manifestation of Racism What is the black card

Guest: Lynette George, Theological Student

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Ism Prism 5/3/11

Producer/Host: Valentine R.H. King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Topic: Queer Film Festival

Why is there a need for a homosexual film festival? Is this the first queer festival? What do you hope to come from the event?

Guests:
Linda Nelson, Opera House Owner; Robin Jones, Program Director of The Grand

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Ism Prism 4/5/11

Producer/Host: Val King
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Topic: Books Through Bars Prison Program

What is Books Through Bars? Why should the public be concerned? Why is this a necessary program?

Guest: Tim Dunn

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