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KBOO Spring Fundraiser - Growing the Grassroots

Get Your Official KBOO Earth Day T-shirt!

  Get your official, limited edition 2021 KBOO Earth Day t-shirt! This Earth Day, KBOO is celebrating with special programming that focus on climate action that plants the seeds and defends the roots. Show your support for climate activism and for KBOO Community Radio by p... Read more

Ditch Digger

Airs at: Wed, 05/05/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Ditch Digger
Ditch Digger digs into the stacks to pull out some old punk and new wave this week.  It's also Cinco de Mayo, Marcel spins some of his favorite Mexican American artists from the Plugz to Los Microwaves, which just so happens that many of them spring from East L.A.  As alway... Read more

"This Is Not for You" by Portland activist Richard Brown

Airs at: Thu, 05/06/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
Black Book Talk welcomes Richard Brown, author (with Brian Benson) of "This is Not For You:  An Activist's Journey of Resistance and Resilience".  Mr. Brown is a Portland community activist and photographer who has spent decades working to bridge the divide between police a... Read more

New Music and Mother's Day

Airs at: Fri, 05/07/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
Today's show will feature a lot of new music that has been released over the last few weeks, as well as some old favorites. In addition, we'll celebrate Mother's Day towards the end of the show. Read more

History is made at Film at 11 for 7 May 2021

Airs at: Fri, 05/07/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week we lead off with the new Criterion release of Frank Borzage's History Is Made at Night from 1937, and with commenets on the recent Tom Clancy's Without Remorse,  the comedy Eat Wheaties, and the HBO show Mare of Easttown, while Jeff Godsil reports on One Hour With... Read more

Lithium Mining's Unforeseen Consequences

Airs at: Mon, 05/10/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Lithium, the lightest metal on earth, is a key element in the effort to combat climate change. Since lithium ion batteries are far lighter than other batteries and hold a charge for much longer, they are an important component of solar and wind energy systems, storing energ... Read more

HB2002-Transforming Justice 2021

Airs at: Mon, 05/10/2021 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
In April, Partnership for Safety and Justice, Oregon’s leading public safety and criminal justice reform organization, discussed bills currently before the Oregon legislature. We’ll hear excerpts from their webinar “2021’s most transformative policies: the bills to watch an... Read more

Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientations for new volunteers

Interested in becoming a KBOO volunteer? The first step is to attend one of our virtual volunteer orientations. To attend, register online using the links below. Here's the schedule for this Spring:   Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientation schedule:    Tues, Feb 2 @ 6pm-7:30pm... Read more