Human Trafficking and Solutions in Ghana in West Africa.

Monique Vandenbroucke of Volta Revival Foundation discusses human trafficking of children for forced labor in the fishing industry in the Volta region of Ghana, and the solutions Volta Revival is implementing.

Among a lot of other discussion, Monique reads a powerful narrative poem complied from many cases, about a young boy trafficked in the fishing industry. She also explains how the dire economic conditions in the Volta region is what leads to trafficking of children. Volta Revival Foundation is at voltarevival.org.

Non-copyright music used is: “In the Berry” by XEHLA. https://soundcloud.com/xehla/in-the-berry; and The Things That Keep Us Here by Scott Buckley | https://soundcloud.com/scottbuckley Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US

Greg Delgado of Main Street Alliance

Greg Delgado of Main Street Alliance talks about issues important to community-minded small businesses. We also discuss immigration issues and what the Central Oregon community is doing about them, including Main Street Alliance.

Healing from the Heart in Central Oregon

Anita Stewart, R.N. talks about a new weekly healing event in Bend, called Healing from the Heart and complementary and integrative medicine in general.

White Nationalist, Patriot, and Militia Groups in Oregon

Jessica Campbell Co-Director of Rural Organizing Project talks about the developments and conditions allowing the creation of White nationalist, patriot, and militia groups in Oregon, especially in Rural Oregon.

Threats to Oregon as a Sanctuary State

Conversation with Andrea Miller of CAUSA and One Oregon about Oregon Initiative Petition 22 that would end Oregon's status as a sanctuary state for immigration purposes.

Health Care for All

Dave Stranahan of Health Care for All Oregon discusses universal, single payer healthcare and health care as a human right in Oregon.

Teryl Young on white supremacy

Teryl Young talks about the infiltration of white supremacists in local law enforcement agencies around the country based on a leaked FBI report.