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Wrongful Convictions with Brenda Kiehlmeier

Airs at: Mon, 07/31/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, July 31st at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Brenda Kiehlmeier about the case of her son Joel Atkin who was arrested and charged with third degree homicide despite calling 911 and asking for help from a person he... Read more

Interview with Penny Hess

Airs at: Mon, 07/24/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, July 24th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Penny Hess.  Penny Hess is the chairperson of the African People’s Solidarity Committee, an organization of white people organizing in solidarity with the movement for... Read more

Fresh Out Community Based Re-Entry Program

Airs at: Thu, 07/20/2023 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Radiozine
  Host Karen James speaks with Larry Turner, co-founder of Fresh Out Community Based Re-Entry Program, and Wilford Johnson, Fresh Out alumni and peer mentor. Individuals who release from prison often return to underserved communities and face many barriers that make succes... Read more

Interview with Wesley Todd

Airs at: Mon, 07/10/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, July 10th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Wesley Todd, who was incarcerated for attempting to smuggle drugs across an international border.  He testifies to his experiences in many federal prisons he was trans... Read more

Imani Muhammad of Youth Organized United To Help

Airs at: Thu, 07/06/2023 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Imani Muhammad is a local nonprofit founder and director who works with kids and families. She is a past winner of The Skanner News Group Drum Major for Justice Award for civil rights, founder of the Portland Youth Summit, small business owner, basketball coach, lifestyle a... Read more

Interview with Carlos Rebollo

Airs at: Mon, 06/26/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Interview with Carlos Rebollo Monday, June 26th @ 6:30pm 90.7 FM in Portland or online at kboo (dot) fm Please join us on Monday, June 26th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Carlos Rebollo, who was sentenced to 45 years in prison at the ... Read more

Fresh Out Community Based Re-Entry Program

Airs at: Mon, 06/19/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Karen James speaks with Larry Turner, co-founder of Fresh Out Community Based Re-Entry Program, and Wilford Johnson, Fresh Out alumni and peer mentor. Individuals who release from prison often return to underserved communities and face many barriers that make successfu... Read more

Interview with Arti Finn of APDS

Airs at: Mon, 06/12/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, June 12th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Arti Finn, Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer for APDS. Education is a crucial aspect of turning corrections into true rehabilitation centers. However, 83% of individ... Read more

Stopping the HALT Act

Airs at: Mon, 06/05/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
On May 25, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Halt All Lethal Trafficking of Fentanyl (HALT) Act (H.R. 467). The bill expands mandatory minimums for fentanyl analogue cases and permanently schedules all fentanyl-related substances as Schedule I, without first test... Read more

Interview with Roger BelAir

Airs at: Mon, 05/29/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us on Monday, May 29th at 6:30 pm for Prison Pipeline on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Roger BelAir of Edmunds, Washington about his efforts to bring Pickleball into maximum security institutions around the US.  Roger BelAir is a Pickleball Instructor an... Read more