Thursday, 26 Apr 2018

Pointing Left March 1 2017

Host Serena Blaiz looks at progressive activism in the deep red Sooner State of Oklahoma. In this episode, an interview with Sean Braddy about the No Gas Weekend called for March 4th and 5th, and how support for the campaign is growing and might develop going forward. We also get an action alert from child […]

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Native peoples and allies vow to stop pipeline construction in Oklahoma

Recording of a press conference organized by the grassroots Stop Plains All American Pipeline to announce plans for actions to stop further construction of the Diamond Pipeline by the Plains All American Company. https://archive.org/download/20170130stopdiamondpipeline/20170130stopdiamondpipeline.mp3 Recorded by Serena Blaiz of Pointing Left Media for the Oklahoma Citizen Public Affairs Network. Press conference by a grassroots activist group, Stop […]

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Pointing Left Radio Friday the 13th January 2017

Host Serena Blaiz checks out news, events and action opportunities for Oklahoma progressives. Events for the week of Jan 15 in central Oklahoma are featured. Mention: Together Oklahoma, Yes All Daughters, Oklahomans for Excellence in Science Education, Sierra Club, CAIR Oklahoma, Red State Radio, The L.O.V.E. Project of Oklahoma, Black Lives Matter OKC , Vegetarians of Oklahoma, badvoter.org

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Pointing Left Radio for January 13 2017

Host Serena Blaiz checks out news, events and action opportunities for Oklahoma progressives. Events for the week of Jan 15 in central Oklahoma are featured. https://archive.org/download/pointingleft20170113/pointingleft20170113.mp3 Mention: Together Oklahoma, Yes All Daughters, Oklahomans for Excellence in Science Education, Sierra Club, CAIR Oklahoma, Red State Radio, The L.O.V.E. Project of Oklahoma, Black Lives Matter OKC , Vegetarians of Oklahoma, … Continue reading Pointing Left Radio for January 13 2017

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Pointing Left Podcast – 13 December 2016

In this episode of Pointing Left with Serena Blaiz, UCO students seek to have the school declared a sanctuary school for undocumented students. Also, Susan McCann looks at some elections coming up in early 2017 for Oklahoma City and a special election in House District 28. https://archive.org/download/pointingleft_sanctuary/pointingleft_sanctuary.mp3 Song: No one is illegal, by David Rovics. … Continue reading Pointing Left Podcast – 13 December 2016

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Saving public education in Oklahoma

Can You Hear Them Now? By State Representative David Perryman Paul Marcarelli, formerly the “Test Man” in the Verizon commercials, is known for the question, “Can you hear me now?” Since that phrase became famous, it has morphed into a question that is used to inquire as to whether a person’s communication is “effective” rather […]

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2016 election night watch parties for Oklahoma progressives

With some state legislative races in the tossup column, Oklahoma Lefties might well have more than just national level victories to celebrate on election night. Certainly reason enough to share the excitement with others and not biting your nails alone in front of your TV — or, heaven forbid, Republicans! There are a slew of […]

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