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International Day of Democracy

  KBOO is kicking off our 2021 Fall Membership Drive with a News and Public Affairs Day commemorating the International Day of Democracy on September 15th! We'll discuss maintaining and developing democratic process at home and around the world. And looking back at how far... Read more

Kavanaugh: Hope vs. Misogynist Reality

By Jenka Soderberg What I wish would happen in response to the Kavanaugh hearing:   I wish…. ...that the prep school, arrogant Kavanaugh types finally get their comeuppance. ...that Ford is believed, that all survivors are believed, that this national trauma comes to a ... Read more

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

Global Student Climate Strikes

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
    In this fourth year of global Student Climate Strikes, Portland youth have organized a local day of action on Friday May 20th. Jan Haaken talks with oganizers Rozzell Medina, Ella Rae Woodland, Adah Crandall about the event, including the Climate Festival following th... Read more

Hydrogen: The Latest Unicorn

Airs at: Mon, 05/23/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
As pressure increases for us to drastically reduce carbon emissions, one attention-grabbing option being promoted is renewable hydrogen. But is hydrogen really the answer to our energy needs or is its promotion largely based on false promises? On this episode of Locus Focus... Read more

Nakba Day in Portland Sunday, May 15 MARCH TO CITY HALL

"PORTLAND: SHOW UP AND SHOW OUT FOR PALESTINE Join Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights (SUPER) and solidarity organizations on Sunday, May 15th in commemoration of the 74th anniversary of the ongoing Nakba (catastrophe) to demand an end to the zionist settler-colo... Read more

Buscando America on 05/10/22

Airs at: Tue, 05/10/2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En esta emisión Amenic, Camila, Gisela, Hozeila, Samantha y Trixia comparten sus experiencias del ser madres desde sus diferentes geografías en Mexico, Chile, Bolivia y Puerto Rico. Tambien hablamos sobre la revocación al derecho del aborto en la corte suprema de EEUU la cu... Read more

Healing Grounds

Airs at: Mon, 05/16/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
  This program aired originally on March 21, 2022 The regenerative farming movement has mostly centered around restoring soil and ecosystem health and leaving our land, waters, and climate in better shape for future generations. But regenerative farming also requires reck... Read more