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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Hosted by cameron whitten & Gregory McKelvey

    Reyna Lopez

    Reyna Lopez

    We were graced this week by Reyna Lopez joining us, Executive Director of Pineros Y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste (PCUN), who talks about her story, the struggles facing farmworkers today, and what PCUN is working on next.

    After the interview, Greg and cameron talk about the Texas abortion ban.

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Jules Boykoff

    Jules Boykoff

    Join us this week for a deep dive into some of the more problematic aspects of the Olympics with professor of politics and government, Jules Boykoff.

    After the interview Oregon Representative Wlnsvey Campos talks us through the redistricting process that's currently happening in Salem. Go to ynbfriends.com/redistricting to get more information and to get involved.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Tyrone Poole

    Tyrone Poole

    This week Tyrone Poole shares the story of how he went from being picked up by the police at a MAX stop with nowhere to go, to creating OneApp, an app and company that connects people looking for housing to all of the properties where they'll qualify.

    Check out leaseassurance.com (use the password "oneapp") to see what Tyrone is working on now.

    Stay tuned for this week's hot takes, which left both of our hosts squirming in their seats. The topic: Afghanistan.

    • 1 hr 41 min
    Michael Schneider

    Michael Schneider

    You've seen his balloon art on Instagram @blcksmth, now meet the man himself. We sat down with Michael Schneider this week to talk about the origins of his art, popular reaction to it, social media outrage in general, and getting doxxed by the Alt-right.

    After the interview Greg and cameron talk about the Nabisco strike.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Sarah Mirk

    Sarah Mirk

    Sarah Mirk, editor of Guantanamo Voices: True Accounts From The World’s Most Infamous Prison, joins the pod to talk about the current state of journalism, the media, and whether Greg could make it in the NBA.

    After the interview, Greg and cameron discuss LeVar Burton not being selected as the next host of Jeopardy, and Andrew Cuomo’s resignation.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Ricki Ruiz

    Ricki Ruiz

    State Representative Ricki Ruiz joins the pod to talk about his first session in the Oregon Legislature, fatherhood, and which YNBF host is more annoying.

    Greg and cameron stick around after the interview to talk about the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic and our state’s response.

    • 1 hr 5 min

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