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Prescription for Justice (Community Access Cable Television Program and Podcast)


This is to announce the Cable Television Program and Podcast entitled Prescription for Justice.

Prescription for Justice Television: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJt34I9c5vT2RpZtkg6Im2A/videos

Podcast on KBOO radio: https://www.kboo.fm/program/prescription-justice

Overview: Debuted October, 2017. Currently airing in about sixty times per month in the Portland, OR metropolitan area and in markets in 13 other states (plus D.C.). Open to new markets; for information regarding obtaining the program for cable television markets in your area, go through PEGMedia, or contact martindonohoe@phsj.org.

Host: Martin Donohoe, MD, FACP

Public Health and Social Justice Website: http://www.publichealthandsocialjustice.org
http://www.phsj.org (open-access Powerpoint slide shows, articles, and links to over 1,000 progressive websites)

Public Health and Social Justice Reader (Jossey Bass/Wiley, 2013 – see http://phsj.org/public-health-and-social-justice-reader/ for endorsements and table of contents)

Contact Info: martindonohoe@phsj.org

List of Episodes:

Introduction to program. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X1p2YwUF0c.

Episode 1: The education system in the United States. October, 2017. Guest Paul Donohoe – Donohoe Academics – https://www.facebook.com/pg/pauldonohoeacademics/about/. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2XQHJPmMg-U.

Episode 2: Reproductive rights for women, November, 2017. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tt-Oa6YVGb0.

Episode 3: Nuclear weapons and the campaign to abolish them. December, 2017 Guest Chuck Johnson – Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility and International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4F0Fy0c5cec. 

Episode 4: Housing and homelessness. January, 2018. Guest Allison McIntosh – Deputy Director of Policy and Communications at Neighborhood Partnerships. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6l5lgnuwB0.

Episode 5: Air pollution – purifying the miasma. January, 2018.  Guest Mary Peveto – President, Neighbors for Clean Air, March. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=477dmxiWs4o.

Episode 6: Gun violence – the war against ourselves. April, 2018. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8ZTmp8fur0.

Episode 7: Contemporary labor issues. May, 2018. Guest Will Layng – Executive Director of Portland Jobs with Justice. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNC4OPbn3jc.

Episode 8: Complicit. June, 2018. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eer4TTmPXvs.

Episode 9: Corporate personhood. July, 2018. Guest David Delk – Chair of the Oregon Progressive Party and national Co-Chair of the Alliance for Democracy. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2aC8nw2GJs.

Episode 10: Women in science. August, 2018. Guests Alison Schaser – President, Women in Science, Portland and Laura Stadum – Director and Title IX Coordinator, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department, Oregon Health and Science University. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFzb4Y-YoZE&feature=youtu.be.

Episode 11: Immigration – Ethics and Philosophy. September, 2018. Guest Alex Sager, PhD, Chair of the Philosophy Department at Portland State University and author of Toward a Cosmopolitan Ethics of Mobility: The Migrant’s Eye View of the World. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QEuC4MlUX4.

Episode 12. Howl – Ecological Destruction, Endangered Species, and Wolves. October, 2018. Guest Danielle Moser, Wildlife Coordinator at Oregon Wild. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5O6LHMLC7E.

Episode 13. Teaching Social Justice (part I). November, 2018. Guest Hyung Nam, high school social studies teacher, activist, steering committee for the Northwest Teaching for Social Justice Conference. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okR2F54Mzbw.

Episode 14. Teaching Social Justice (part II). December, 2018. Guest Hyung Nam, high school social studies teacher, activist, steering committee for the Northwest Teaching for Social Justice Conference. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9h66IxAquxc.

Episode 15. Doctors Gone Bad: Physicians, Dictatorships, and Warrior Cultures. January, 2019. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpEWyHubz30&feature=youtu.be.

Episode 16. Sick: The unhealthy state of the U.S. health care system, and how to fix it (part I). February, 2019. Guest Samuel Metz, MD, Oregon Physicians for a National Health Program and Mad as Hell Doctors. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ci2CjyJmxJA.

Episode 17. Sick: The unhealthy state of the U.S. health care system, and how to fix it (part II). March, 2019. Guest Samuel Metz, MD, Oregon Physicians for a National Health Program and Mad as Hell Doctors. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KC5wgXR2aUY.

Episode 18. The death penalty: history, exonerations, and moratoria. April, 2019. Guest Ron Steiner, Oregonians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUEkqmL4XX8.

Episode 19. Undocumented immigrants and kidney transplants: an inspiring story. May, 2019. Guest Kristen Pallok, MD (expected, April, 2019), recipient of the American Public Health Association’s Paul Ambrose Outstanding Medical Student Activist Award (2018). Available at https://youtu.be/0-lqemhfpqY.

Episode 20. Immigration: history, imperialism, incarceration, and human rights (part I). June, 2019. Guest Matthew Anderson, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and co-editor, Social Medicine. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fM9IKAmXg5g.

Episode 21. Immigration: history, imperialism, incarceration, and human rights (part II). July, 2019. Guest Matthew Anderson, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and co-editor, Social Medicine. Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGLZFUmw_Ys.

Episode 22. Donald Trump is mentally unfit to be president. August, 2019. Guest Bandy X Lee, MD, MDiv, forensic psychiatrist, internationally recognized expert on violence, member of the faculty of Yale School of Medicine’s Law and Psychiatry Division.  Consultant to the UN and WHO, co-founder and director of the World Mental Health Coalition, and editor of The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump (New York, 2017, Thomas Dunne Books, St Martin’s Press). Available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKDLlvKsYEg.

 

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