KBOO response to COVID19

Latest COVID19 News

Got gloves/gowns/masks to donate to Oregon hospitals? Here's where/when you can donate in Portland. And here is a full list of Oregon resources. Friday April 3rd: The number of cases of COVID19 around the globe have passed the one million mark, with over fifty five thousan... Read more

Talking animal agriculture and COVID-19 corona virus with Texan animal rights activist Sarah Weldon

Airs at: Fri, 03/27/2020 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Voices for the Animals
Sarah Weldon is a former hunter and longtime animal rights activist, who among other actions has participated in Meat the Victims and worked with Vegan Outreach, a nonprofit organization working to end violence towards animals by reaching the people who are motivated enough... Read more

Mental Health Challenges During the Pandemic

Airs at: Wed, 04/01/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  The Covid-19 pandemic is upping the stress and anxiety levels in all of us, and, like the physical effects of the virus, likely to overburden a mental health care system also suffering from staff shortages and inadequate funding. Bob Nikkel, a former Oregon commissioner ... Read more

Peer-Run Harm Reduction Group Continues Outreach to Houseless Portlanders

Airs at: Wed, 04/01/2020 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
  Portland People's Outreach Project (PPOP) are a peer-run organization that provides a needle exchange and other harm-reduction services for Portland's houseless community. They are volunteers on the front lines of not just the struggle against our inequitable economic sy... Read more

Noticias en español 04/02/2020

Airs at: Thu, 04/02/2020 at 12:00am - 12:15am
Produced for Noticias en español
Breve Informativo sobre el COVID-19 de las últimas noticias locales, nacionales e internacionales sobre el COVID-19, relevantes para la comunidad latina de Oregon. Hoy Jueves 2 de abril del 2020. En el mundo hay más de 963 mil casos confirmados de COVID-19, y desafortunad... Read more

Press**Watch: Invasion of Venezuela?

Airs at: Thu, 04/02/2020 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Presswatch
US naval forces are gathered in the Caribbean off Venezuela. The US says it's for drug interdiction--while the US State Department uses the Panama Invasion playbook to threaten Venezuela.  Elliott Abrams, the Monster of South America, is in charge--could this be a new Panam... Read more

Another Film at 11 re-run; April 3, 2020

Airs at: Fri, 04/03/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
We are still in isolation, so until we return here is another re-run, our interview with Blitz Bazawule.  Read more

Oregon #COVID19 Resource List

To add resources to this list, email web@kboo.fm Advocacy & Mutual Aid Efforts Link Type PDX Covid19 Mutual Aid Facebook group shorturl.at/cuKM8 Local group forming to support community members with free food delivery, support ... Read more

COVID19 Info for KBOO Volunteers

KBOO volunteers: We want to first thank you for your support as we implement some operational changes in response to the COVID-19 state-wide mandate issued by Governor Kate Brown on 3/12/20. As a result, our collective decision is to practice social distancing necessary to... Read more