Special Programming: Public Affairs

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Airs at: Fri, 09/20/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
The KBOO News Team broadcasts live from the global Climate Strike here in Portland. We hear from the rally at City Hall, the march across the Hawthorne Bridge, and from the students who are striking for their future.  Read more

Climate Strike Talk

Airs at: Fri, 09/20/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Special climate focused talk radio hour. KBOO's Heather McCoy will be taking your calls about Friday's global Climate Strike. Call the air room at 503-231-8187. Read more

Words Are My Matter by Ursula K. Le Guin

Airs at: Thu, 09/19/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Between the Covers host David Naimon talks to Le Guin in 2017 about her book Words Are My Matter. For the Fall Membership Drive, we're offering a special thank you gift package of a package of signed books by Ursula K Le Guin (limit 1 package available). Tune in to hear mor... Read more

PLEDGE: The Public Radio Fund Drive

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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For KBOO's Fall Membership Drive, we're getting meta by interviewing KBOO's own Don Merrill talks about his book PLEDGE: The Public Radio Fund Drive. Tune in for a fundraising conversation about fundraising.    PLEDGE examines the fund drive and the public radio universe su... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 07/31/19

Airs at: Wed, 07/31/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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21st Annual Homelessness Marathon

Airs at: Wed, 07/24/2019 at 8:00am - 6:00pm
  Tune in on July 24 from 8a-6p for our annual broadcast of the Homelessness Marathon. Call in to the marathon at 877-NOBODY-8 (877-662-6398)     The Homelessness Marathon is a unique radio program that gives homeless people and their allies a chance to speak with the... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 07/23/19

Airs at: Tue, 07/23/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Pride at OMSI

Airs at: Fri, 06/28/2019 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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On Friday June 14th the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry hosted Pride at the museum, a celebration of the LGBTQplus community with a night of pride inspired science demos ,geust scientists, aerial dancers, drag performances and more. KBOO  was there, supporting the Sto... Read more

Remembering Stonewall

Airs at: Fri, 06/28/2019 at 8:00am - 8:30am
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  KBOO presents our annual broadcast of "Remembering Stonewall," which aired first on the 20th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots in 1989. On Friday, June 27, 1969, eight officers from the public morals section of the first division New York City Police Department pulled u... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 06/25/19

Airs at: Tue, 06/25/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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