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Flag Burning and First Amendment Rights

courtesy of the BBC courtesy of the BBC

December 6, 2016 - 11:32 am

Last week, President Elect Donald Trump tweeted that people who burn flags should lose their citizenship or go to jail. We explore the history of flag burning and 1st amendment rights. University of Washington Professor of History, Bill Rorabaugh, shares a little history of flag burning with KBCS Producer, Angie Voyles Askham.

Local Tulalip/Swinomish Member’s Experiences at Standing Rock

courtesy of Leslie Peterson courtesy of Leslie Peterson

December 5, 2016 - 1:15 pm

The Protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline ended in triumph over the weekend. We now turn to a personal story from Matika Wilbur, a northwest tribal member who was called to Standing Rock by the Sioux nation just a few months ago. KBCS Reporter Esther Dove John has more. photo courtesy of Leslie Peterson

Seattle Women’s March Against Hate

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December 5, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Over a thousand women marched against hate of any kind on Seattle’s Capitol Hill on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. KBCS reporter, Casey Martin has more.

Top Ten November 28th – December 4th:

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December 4, 2016 - 11:19 am

  1. Lee Fields & The Expressions Special Night Big Crown
  2. Claire Lynch North By South Compass
  3. Y La Bamba Ojos Del Sol Independent
  4. Red Tail Ring Fall Away Blues Earthwork Music
  5. Kate Rusby Life In A Paper Boat Pure
  6. Alsarah & The Nubatones Manara Wonderwheel
  7. Fetsum Light In A Dark Place – EP Sonar Kollektiv
  8. Jamie Lidell Building A Beginning Jajulin
  9. The Pretenders Alone BMG
  10. T Sisters T Sisters Independent

Past Top Ten

Music of the Moment – December

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December 2, 2016 - 3:34 pm

Here are five albums we’re loving right now. Check them out!

Y La Bamba – Ojos Del Sol
Frightnrs – Nothing More to Say
Karen Jonas – Country Songs
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
Dizzy Gillespie & Friends

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Experiencing The Segregated Bus System

Author and poet, Georgia McDade on the bus. Author and poet, Georgia McDade on the bus.

December 1, 2016 - 11:48 am

61 years ago on December 1st, Rosa Parks, a black seamstress was arrested in Montgomery Alabama for refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus. The incident sparked a year-long boycott of the buses by blacks, leading to the end of segregated buses in the south. Next, we hear

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The 1876 Electoral College Controversy

courtesy of Esther Little Dove John courtesy of Esther Little Dove John

November 30, 2016 - 8:39 am

The electoral college is under scrutiny this election year, as they have the final say of who will be President of the United States. The state electors cast their votes on December 19th. Washington state elector, Esther Little Dove John shares another moment in US history when the controversy around an election brought about devastating

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Top Ten November 21st – November 27th:

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November 28, 2016 - 10:56 am

  1. Lee Fields & The Expressions Special Night Big Crown
  2. The Pretenders Alone BMG
  3. Y La Bamba Ojos Del Sol Tender Loving Empire
  4. David Crosby Lighthouse Ground Up/Verve
  5. T Sisters T Sisters Independent
  6. Heidi Muller & Bob Webb Up Hurricane Creek Independent
  7. Kate Rusby Life In A Paper Boat Pure
  8. Alejandro Escovedo Burn Something Beautiful Fantasy
  9. Kishi Bashi Sonderlust Joyful Noise Recordings
  10. A Tribe Called Red We Are The Halluci Nation Independent

Past Top Ten

Top Ten November 14th – November 20th:

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November 21, 2016 - 11:11 am

  1. Lee Fields & The Expressions Special Night Big Crown
  2. Y La Bamba Ojos Del Sol Independent
  3. T Sisters T Sisters Independent
  4. The Head and the Heart Signs of Light Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  5. Kishi Bashi Sonderlust Joyful Noise Recordings
  6. The Pretenders Alone BMG
  7. Kate Rusby Life In A Paper Boat Pure
  8. Clinton Fearon This Morning Boogie Brown
  9. Courtney Granger Beneath Still Waters Valcour
  10. Jim Lauderdale This Changes Everything Sky Crunch

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Top Ten November 7th – November 13th:

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November 14, 2016 - 11:19 am

  1. Lee Fields & The Expressions Special Night Big Crown
  2. Y La Bamba Ojos Del Sol Tender Loving Empire
  3. The Pretenders Alone BMG
  4. St. Paul & The Broken Bones Sea Of Noise Records Label LLC
  5. T Sisters T Sisters Indpendent
  6. Kishi Bashi Sonderlust Joyful Noise Recordings
  7. Van Morrison Keep Me Singing Exile
  8. Blind Pilot And Then Like Lions ATO
  9. The Head and the Heart Signs of Light Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  10. Courtney Marie Andrews Honest Life Mama Bird

Past Top Ten

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