Listen Up Northwest program 92: Protest for Social Change

Listen Up Northwest program 92: Protest for Social Change

This week, we look at some creative methods of protest for social change.

* Hear segments of an interview with Yes Man Mike Bonnano talking about the 2009 Yes Men Change the World movie. The Yes Men are known for their impersonations of corporate elites, even on national television. Hear how they pull it off. (Linda Olson-Osterlund, A Deeper Look, KBOO - Portland, OR)

* Listen to a story on the Raging Grannies, women between the ages of 50 to 90 who use songs and street theater to shine the spotlight on issues they care passionately about.  (Catherine Girardeau, - San Francisco, CA)

Music by Aja West and the Mackrosoft and DJ B Girl. Copy editor: Robbin Block. Host: Yuko Kodama

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