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2018 Fall News and Public Affairs Day on KBOO

News & Public Affairs Day only happens during a Membership Drive, bringing really great speakers: The best minds of our times. The most pertinent topics. Our most insightful programming. Brought to you as part of our Membership Drive. With every word, with every note, you... Read more

2017 Winter News and Public Affairs Day

We have an incredible lineup of talks and interviews for News and Public Affairs Day on KBOO - Friday February 10th, 2017. KBOO is celebrating 49 years of community-produced journalism, public affairs, and breaking news. We've been with you through fascism, neo-liberal Imp... Read more

Musician George Clinton and Comedian Dick Gregory

Airs at: Mon, 09/26/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Hard Knock Radio
  We speak with iconic musician George Clinton and later late comedian Dick Gregory (encore)    09-22-2022 hardknockradio.org     Read more

Florida's DeSantis Sends Migrants to Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts / Bill Maher's View of Slavery

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Civic Cipher
  In the first half of today's episode, we discuss the political stunt performed by Ron DeSantis where he deceived a group of migrants into relocating to Martha's Vineyard by promising jobs and support that didn't exist. In the second half of the show, we discuss Bill Mah... Read more

The Gap

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  Tammy Habteyes and Althea Billings, live in-station.     Read more

Haitian Voices of Resistance Today

Airs at: Thu, 09/22/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Sojourner Truth Radio
  Today on Sojourner Truth we bring you excerpts from a recent webinar titled, Haitian Voices of Resistance Today. Listeners receive an update on the latest in the crisis in Haiti from organizers on the ground. 09-21-2022          Read more

Culture In Motion: Live In Station

Airs at: Wed, 09/21/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  Art, Culture, Politics, Education and Social Movements with Hip Hop as the guiding light with host Mic Crenshaw.     Read more

America's War on the Poor

Airs at: Tue, 09/20/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Hard Knock Radio
  Poor News Network explores America's war on the poor. -- 09-16-2022 -- hardknockradio.org     Read more

Backlash Against Black People in Fairytales / The Robbery and Death of PnB Rock

Airs at: Fri, 09/16/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Civic Cipher
  In the first half of today's episode, we discuss the trailer for Disney's Little Mermaid and the backlash it has received since the reveal that Ariel is played by Black actress Halle Bailey. We also look into the backlash received by shows like House of Dragons and Rings... Read more

Verde

Airs at: Mon, 09/19/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
The Cully neighborhood in outer NE Portland is one of the most culturally diverse communities in Portland. And for many decades it has been the most overlooked and underserved community as well, with more than its share of poverty, and less than its share of environmental a... Read more