Civil Rights/Human Rights

KBOO Condemns the arrest of Broadcaster Frenchie Mae Cumpio of the Philippines

KBOO Community Radio joins our colleagues around the world, including the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC Asia-Pacific), in condemning the illegal arrest of Frenchie Mae Cumpio, 21, a community broadcaster and journalist associated with the Aksyon R... Read more

News and Public Affairs Day

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2016 at 7:00am - 8:00pm
An all-day special featuring talks and interviews with leading scholars and activists - help support KBOO public affairs during our fall membership drive - call 877-500-5266! The day begins with the award-winning program Democracy Now at 7 am At 8, we feature Pulitzer-Priz... Read more

Iranian Women's Survival Activism + Voting Suppression in America

Airs at: Wed, 10/05/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Flashpoints
  Brave Iranian women in the streets and on their bikes risk their life for freedom and basic human rights. We'll have a special report. Also The Election Crimes Bulletin Returns with Greg Palast fighting the good fight for your right to vote: Greg is poised in Atlanta for... Read more

Grief as an Ontological Form of Time

Airs at: Wed, 10/05/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for For The Wild
  This week, guest Yoalli Rodriguez brings us to the Chacahua-Pastora Lagoons in Oaxaca, Mexico, to investigate deep connections with land, ongoing colonial violence, and the grief that comes alongside loving a place. The Chacahua-Pastora Lagoons have long been vital space... Read more

Opioid Treatment

Airs at: Wed, 10/05/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: a conversation with Dr. Nikki Bozinoff, a physician in the Concurrent Outpatient Medical and Psychosocial Addiction Support Service at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and an assistant professor and the Program Director for the Enhanc... Read more

Kate Williams of Disability Equity Center Interview

Airs at: Fri, 11/04/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
In this interview, Kate Williams, Director of Advocacy Supports at the Disability Equity Center Disability Equity Center mentions one of their events:  Music Meetup Magic Luscious Spirit Sounds at Turn!Turn!Turn! the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month from 2-4. This event can... Read more

Kate Williams of Disability Equity Center Interview

Airs at: Fri, 11/04/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
In this interview, Kate Williams, Director of Advocacy Supports at the Disability Equity Center Disability Equity Center mentions one of their events:  Music Meetup Magic Luscious Spirit Sounds at Turn!Turn!Turn! the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month from 2-4. This event can... Read more

LA County Jail System Dysfunction - Historic Protests in Iran - Southern Baptist Cultish Backwardness

Airs at: Tue, 10/04/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Rising Up With Sonali
  This week, we'll examine why Men's Central Jail in the LA County Jail System continues to operate, and continues to house people in barbaric conditions. We'll speak with Mark-Anthony Clayton-Johnson, executive director of Dignity & Power NOW. Then, we'll turn to Iran whe... Read more

How Stereotypes can Affect Black Children / How Civic Cipher Came to Be

Airs at: Fri, 09/30/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Civic Cipher
  In the first half of today's episode, we discuss the profound implications that stereotypes can have on BIPOC children and how it can shape their view of the world growing up. We use personal stories to explain how we often learn our place in the world based on prejudice... Read more

Revolutionary Mothering and Reproductive Justice

Airs at: Thu, 09/29/2022 at 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Making Contact
  In today's episode, Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs tells the birth story of the book she co-edited with China Martens and Mai'a Williams, 'Revolutionary Mothering: Love on the Front Lines', and gives context to the book with stories of the Reproductive Justice Movement. Descr... Read more