Listen Up Northwest program 50: A Thousand Paper Cuts

Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.

In Listen Up! Northwest program 50, A group of Asian American women discuss the pain of facing comments on a daily basis, which are loaded with presumptions or stereotypes about their identity and ethnicity. (Marie Loh, Patti Sakurai, Priya Kandaswany and Kushlani de Soyza, KBOO, Portland).

Music by DJ B-Girl.

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Listen Up! NW is produced by Yuko Kodama at KBCS for Reclaim the Media, and distributed by the Northwest Community Radio Network.

The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey