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Sexual Abuse Survival: Men

August 18, 2017 - 7:55 am

It’s estimated that 1 in 6 men will experience some form of sexual victimization before age 18. Many times it takes years or decades for a survivor to share their story. DJ Burr is a Psychotherapist and sexual abuse survivor. He also produces the podcast, Journey On: Survivors Healing from Sexual Abuse and Assault.

KBCS’s Yuko Kodama spoke with Burr about his experience with a sexual predator and the journey to recovery.

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Sanctuary Services for Undocumented Immigrants

August 17, 2017 - 4:47 pm

Legal representation for undocumented immigrants is a large need to fill. In April, the King County Council approved funding to assist this need. Even with the county’s funding, a gap remains. At a recent YES! Magazine panel, immigrant experts gathered to discuss support for sanctuary services and legal support. This four-part series features excerpts from various speakers from the event.

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Nature: Double Crested Cormorant

August 14, 2017 - 2:03 pm

This KBCS nature segment focuses on a deep diving bird named the Double Crested Cormorant. Learn about how this bird is able to dive longer than others as KBCS’s Yuko Kodama speaks with Ed Dominguez, Audubon Center Lead Naturalist at Seattle’s Seward Park.

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Top Ten August 7th – August 13th:

August 14, 2017 - 12:10 pm

  1. Glen Campbell  Adiós  Universal Music
  2. Dan Auerbach  Waiting On A Song  Easy Eye Sound
  3. Benjamin Booker  Witness  Unknown Label
  4. Moot Davis  Hierarchy of Crows   Independent
  5. Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real  Selections From – Lukas Nelson & Promise  Fantasy
  6. The Mynabirds  Be Here Now (Part 1)  Independent
  7. Jim Lauderdale  London Southern  Sky Crunch
  8. Waxahatchee  Out In The Storm  Independent
  9. Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons With Phil Wiggins  A Black & Tan Ball  Unknown Label
  10. Lydia Ramsey  Bandita  Self Released

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Top Ten July 31st – August 6th:

August 14, 2017 - 12:02 pm

  1. Dan Auerbach  Waiting On A Song  Easy Eye Sound
  2. Lydia Ramsey  Bandita  Self Released
  3. Glen Campbell  Adiós  Universal Music
  4. The Secret Sisters  You Don’t Own Me Anymore  Self
  5. The Mynabirds  Be Here Now (Part 1)  Independent
  6. Benjamin Booker  Witness  Independent
  7. Waxahatchee  Out In The Storm  Independent
  8. Aimee Mann  Mental Illness  SuperEgo Records
  9. Arcade Fire  Everything Now  Sonovox Records
  10. Saint Etienne  Home Counties  Independent

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Interview With a Sexual Abuse Survivor

August 11, 2017 - 11:33 am

When people in the public eye are noted as a sex offender in the media, how does the experience impact those who have survived sexual abuse? KBCS’s KD Hall interviews Kristal Clark, a sexual abuse survivor and founder of Rock Paper Scissors. Krtisal shares her view of recent highly publicized events regarding celebrities being accused of sex offences and how she has coped with the trauma of abuse.

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Food Carts

August 9, 2017 - 12:06 pm

Late last year, Plaza Roberto Maestas opened 112 low income housing units in Beacon Hill, along with a new central plaza. Recently, food carts have also been added to the neighborhood. KBCS’s Jim Cantu spoke with food cart business owners and Miguel Maestas, the El Centro De La Raza Housing and Economic Development Director.

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Lake Washington: Controlling the Water Level

August 4, 2017 - 12:06 pm

What’s waterfront on Lake Washington today was underwater before the Ballard Locks were built. KBCS’s Yuko Kodama finds out more from Ed Dominguez, Audubon Center Lead Naturalist, as they take a walk in Seattle’s Seward Park and discuss the history of the composure of the lake.

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Music of the Moment – August 2017

August 3, 2017 - 2:44 pm

Robyn Hitchcock – Robyn Hitchcock It’s been forty years since Robyn Hitchcock first recorded music with The Soft Boys. His signature sound of blending rock, folk and psychedelia with a sardonic wit and lyrics that can make you laugh and then choke you up – sometimes in the same song are spread out over an

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How Local College Students Pay for School

August 2, 2017 - 11:45 am

Student loan debt hangs over borrowers with no chance of reprieve. Many try to avoid loans like the plague, but find it’s not always possible due to the rising costs of higher education. KBCS reporter David Joseph talks with students about how they pay for college.

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