Drugs

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Century Of Lies for June 26 2016

Airs at: Sun, 06/26/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week: we talk with Steve Rolles with the UK's Transform Drug Policy Foundation about Brexit and the future of drug policy in the UK and the EU; plus the UN's recent General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS featured discussions about injection drug use and HIV/AIDS, ... Read more

Century Of Lies for June 19 2016

Airs at: Sun, 06/19/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week: We hear from Jesce Horton, Charlo Greene, and Leland Berger at the Minority Cannabis Business Association; plus the US Senate Homeland Security Committee hears about harm reduction, supervised injection facilities, and heroin maintenance treatment. Read more

Safer Spaces: A Community Discussion on Public Drug Use, Health, and Community Safety

Airs at: Thu, 06/16/2016 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Voices from the Edge
Open drug use is a public health issue in Portland. Overdose deaths and hepatitis C rates have increased because people who inject drugs do not have a safe place to use. One approach to dealing with these issues that's shown a great deal of success is the establishment of s... Read more

Century Of Lies for June 12 2016

Airs at: Sun, 06/12/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
The European Monitoring Centre on Drugs and Drug Addiction releases its annual European Drug Report; we listen in on the Oregon Liquor Control Commission as it decides on rules for legal adult social use marijuana; and we talk about Booze Culture. Read more

Prince Vs. Bowie Memorial Bike Ride

KBOO Community Radio is a proud Co-Sponsor of the Prince & David Bowie Memorial Bike Ride on Sat. June 11th @ 7pm   Come celebrate the lives & music of these INCREDIBLE icons as we pedal and dance the night away! "We don't cry because we knew them, we cry because they hel... Read more

Century Of Lies for June 5 2016

Airs at: Sun, 06/05/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week we speak with Shaleen Title, a business owner and activist who's on the board of directors of the Minority Cannabis Business Association, and with Ngaio Bealum, who's a journalist, comedian, activist, and also a member of the board of directors for the Minority Ca... Read more

Century Of Lies for May 29, 2016

Airs at: Sun, 05/29/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week: We look back at the UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs and hear from the presidents of Peru, Bolivia, and Colombia. Read more

Rosemary Anderson High School Student Production

Airs at: Wed, 06/01/2016 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tune in on Wednesday at 6:00PM to listen to a special recording of stories produced by students at Rosemary Anderson High School North and New Columbia campuses in collaboration with Delphine Criscenzo, instructor of audio production at the school. Students recorded and edi... Read more

Unbroken Brain: interview with journalist and author Maia Szalavitz

Airs at: Wed, 06/01/2016 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Political Perspectives
KBOO's Doug McVay interviews journalist and author Maia Szalavitz about her new book Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction. Maia Szalavitz is one of the premier American journalists covering addiction and drugs. She is co-author of Born for Love... Read more

Century Of Lies for May 22 2016

Airs at: Sun, 05/22/2016 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week: we speak with author and journalist Maia Szalavitz about addiction, overdose, and her new book Unbroken Brain; plus we talk about criminal justice with death row DNA exoneree Kirk Bloodsworth. Read more