New Episodes Return January 2017

Paul is taking a two-month break from his weekly radio commentaries/podcasts, while he studies Spanish in Mexico. He will return to his weekly schedule in January 2017. Please check out his entire 25-month archive below. See you next year!

October 11, 2016 – “Reflections on My Recent Visit to Standing Rock”

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October 4, 2016 – We the People of Portland: Responding Boldly to Our Housing State of Emergency

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September 20, 2016 – “White People are Learning What Red, Black & Brown Peoples Have Known for Centuries: They Are Expendable Too”

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September 13, 2016 – “The Drug Enforcement Agency Targets Yet Another Plant – Kratom – in its Continuing War on Drugs”

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September 6, 2016 – “The Bakken Oil Pipeline & ‘the Law of Christendom’”

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August 30, 2016 – “The Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on ‘Taking a Stand at Standing Rock’”

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August 23, 2016 – “A Tale of Two Standoffs: Lakota Nation Blocks the Bakken Oil Pipeline & Anti-Government Militants Seize a National Wildlife Refuge”

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August 16, 2016 – “In Tacoma, Washington, The People Attempt to Exercise Their Ballot Initiative Rights to Protect Their Water & Are Blocked by the Courts”

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August 9, 2016 – The People of Vermont vs Monsanto Corporation & Our Federal Government: What Should We the People Do When Our Rights Are Being Violated?

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August 2, 2016 – “Witnessing Dysfunctional Behavior in the Crowd at a Willie Nelson Concert ”

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July 5, 2016 – “Hidden Behind Most News Stories Are Examples of Corporations Exercising Their Constitutional ‘Rights’”

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June 7, 2016 – “Banning Oil & Coal Trains in the Columbia River Gorge: What Are We Waiting For?”

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May 31, 2016 – “Pennsylvania Township First in the Nation to Legalize Civil Disobedience to Defend Itself Against Harmful Corporate Activities That Violate Community Rights”

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May 24, 2016 – “Oregon Judge Protects the Interests of Agricultural Corporations Over the Rights of Communities”

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May 3, 2016 – “The Colorado Community Rights Amendment vs. the Oil & Gas Industry”

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April 26 2016 – “New Hampshire Town Adopts First-Ever Community Rights Law Protecting Residents From Religious Persecution”

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April 19, 2016 – “The Coos County Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Pipeline & Terminal Project: Not Quite as Dead as You Might Think!”

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April 12, 2016 – “Home Rule Charters as Models of Enshrining Community Rights into Local Law-Making”

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April 5, 2016 – “How Portland’s Community Groups Can Most Effectively Respond to the Poisoning of Our Air & Soil”

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March 29, 2016 – “Tolerating the Bundy Militia Cattleman Occupation of Malheur is Comparable to Tolerating a KKK Occupation of a Black Church”

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March 22, 2016 – “Why Do Large Corporations Get to Decide What We the People Eat?” (A very brief excerpt from a Keynote Speech by Paul Cienfuegos)

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March 15, 2016 – “Why Are Portland Voters Allowing Our Local Social Movement Groups to Host Mayoral Debates That Exclude Most of the Candidates?”

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March 1 2016 – “Portland Voters Get Their Mayoral Debate Free of Corporate Interference After All”

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February 2, 2016 – “A Democracy in Name Only: 62 People Control Half the World’s Wealth!”

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January 26, 2016 –  “Corporate Constitutional ‘Rights’:  Hidden in Plain Sight in Our Daily News”

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January 19, 2016 – “The Right of Local Self-Government: This is What Democracy (Actually) Looks Like”

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January 12, 2016 – “The Cancer Industrial Complex & the Profitable Misery It Causes (Part 6 of 6): Cancer is Now the #1 Killer in 22 States! – Here’s What We Must Do”

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January 5, 2016 – “The Cancer Industrial Complex & the Profitable Misery It Causes (Part 5): The Real Root Causes of Cancer”

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December 29 2015 – “The Cancer Industrial Complex & the Profitable Misery It Causes (Part 4): Large Corporations are LEGALLY Poisoning Us”

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December 22. 2015 – “The Cancer Industrial Complex & the Profitable Misery It Causes (Part 3): The American Cancer Society’s Squalid History”

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December 15, 2015 – “The Cancer Industrial Complex & the Profitable Misery It Causes (Part 2): The American Cancer Society is a Fraud”

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November 3, 2015 – “The Supreme Court grants 1st, 5th, & 7th Amendment ‘rights’ to the Corporation (Part 4)”

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October 27, 2015 – “The Supreme Court begins to grant Personhood & Commerce Clause ‘rights’ to corporations (Part 3)”

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March 17, 2015 – “Imagining What We Might Achieve if Conservation groups & Labor unions & Social Justice organizations & Neighborhood associations Started Using the Community Rights Model for Organizing”

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