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MLK Day Broadcast January 20, 2020
Hindsight 2020 Program special

Hindsight 2020

What is Hindsight 2020? On January 21, KBOO will be devoting a day to debriefing the last three years. So much has happened, and going into the 2020 election season, we think it’s important to catch up. Under President Trump we have been inundated with scandals and informa... Read more

"Til Victory is Won" 35th Annual MLK Day Tribute Broadcast

Airs at: Mon, 01/20/2020 at 11:00am - 6:30pm
Produced for MLK Day Special
KBOO will again broadcast live, for the 35th year, from the 35th anniversary of the World Arts Foundation's annual "Keep Alive the Dream" Commemoration of Martin Luther King Day in Portland. The broadcast will be from 11 am to 6:30 pm on Monday January 20th, 2020. World Ar... Read more

Fertile Ground Returns

Airs at: Tue, 01/21/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae features the Fertile Ground City-Wide Festival of New Works with festival director Nicole Lane and actress, director and writer S. Renee Mitchell in Three By Ten or More, a presentation of PassinArt Theatre  and Resiliency in Rhythm, a youth project with a three-day... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews John Weber about his new job as executive director of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon in Eugene.

Airs at: Tue, 01/21/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday Jan 21 2020 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews John Weber about his new job as executive director of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon in Eugene. Weber talks about his path through art institutions in Portland, New York and San ... Read more

Project Censored: Top Censored News Stories of 2018-19

Airs at: Tue, 01/21/2020 at 5:30pm - 6:00pm
KBOO's Jenka Soderberg speaks with Mickey Huff, the head of Project Censored, about their latest book Censored 2020. Censored 2020 scrutinizes the looking-glass logic of the corporate media—where imaginary threats outweigh real existential crises, privacy is a luxury, and ... Read more

Hindsight 20/20 on Transpositive

Airs at: Tue, 01/21/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
So much has happened in the past three years that has been devastating to the transgender and non-binary community and so much resistance and brilliance has risen up from our communities.  Under the current administration we have been inundated by scandal and disinformation... Read more

Political power in Dineh-tah, with Jacqueline Keeler

Airs at: Wed, 01/22/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
    Fresh from a week-long trip across the Dineh (Navajo) Nation reservation in Arizona, regular guest host Jacqueline Keeler will join host Paul Roland to talk about the growing political power of Indigenous Nations in the U.S. and whether the Navajo electorate might tur... Read more

Pledge: The Public Radio Fund Drive by Don Merrill

Airs at: Thu, 01/23/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
Host Ken Jones talks with Don Merrill, author of the book Pledge: The Public Radio Fund Drive. Don’s a career journalist, writer, and broadcaster. He’s been a producer and reporter for civilian and Armed Forces Broadcasting, worked for the Cincinnati Enquirer, and was a pub... Read more

We went to jail for our great-granddaughters

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For over fifteen years people across Southern Oregon have been living with the specter of the Jordan Cove LNG export facility and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline haunting their lives. Tens of thousands of people have raised their voices in opposition to this project which th... Read more

Abortion Access/Reproductive Health and Justice

Airs at: Mon, 01/27/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
This will be the last episode of Poetry and Everything for a while (or forever – we’ll see what happens).  The series – which opened in July of 2016, just a little while before this current phase of our national horrorshow began – will have run for 37 months by the end of J... Read more

Featured guest: KURT IKEDA

Airs at: Mon, 02/03/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Thanks to our featured guest Kurt Ikeda, and we'll also hear poems by Robert Lashley, https://www.seattlereviewofbooks.com/writers/robert-lashley/   Read more

LDW is 25, Erin Yanke is 50! Celebrate with LIVE IN STUDIO guests: LEBENDEN TOTEN featuring Scott Moore!

Airs at: Wed, 02/05/2020 at 10:00pm - Thu, 02/06/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Life During Wartime
Life During Wartime started in 1995 at KBOO Host Erin Yanke was born on this day, February 5, 1970. The best way to celebrate is with music and friends, so we will be bringing you music and friends, Portland's best band LEBENDEN TOTEN featuring Scott Moore.   Read more

Lebanese Cinema on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 02/14/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Portlander Noor-Petra Hamiel is on hand to discuss Lebanese cinema, including the recent Capernaum. Noor is a native of the country, and in Portland is a caterer and restauranteur, but also an avid film viewer. She joins Mona and the rest for a wide-ranging discussion.      Read more

Development Committee rescheduled to Jan 28

  Our next Development Committee meeting has been rescheduled to January 28, 2020 from 4:30-5:30pm at KBOO Community Radio. The Development Committee is open to volunteers and members. If you have questions about our development team, please email our Development Director,... Read more

Top Ten Lists by KBOO DJs for 2019

  KBOO Programmers list their top 10's for this year: Phil G - Grateful Dead and Friends - Noon - 2pm 4th Saturday host Albums as opposed to songs in No Particular Order:   NEW RELEASES: Glitterfox- Glitterfox Various Artists- If You're Going To The City, A Tribute to M... Read more