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Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
  Cecil and Celeste talk to Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith, authors of "Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter" (NYU Press, 2019)   "The essential guide to understanding how racism works and how racial inequality shapes black lives, ult... Read more

Bomb Trains

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
On July 6, 2013, a train hauling crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region derailed in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, resulting in fires and explosions that killed 47 people and wiped out a large part of the small Canadian town's center. In the six months following the deadly disa... Read more

First Voices Radio on 09/16/19

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for First Voices Radio
  In the first half-hour, Host Tiokasin Ghosthorse welcomes back Gerald "Jerry" Hill. Jerry is an en Jerry is an enrolled member of the Oneida Nation in Wisconsin. He is President of the Indigenous Language Institute in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and has been a member of the In... Read more

Youth & Measure 11 Reforms

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Prison Pipeline’s 1-hour Membership Drive Special focuses on the historic passage of SB 1008 by the 2019 Oregon Legislature.  Host Karen James is joined by Babak Zolfaghari-Azar, a Community Healing Initiative Family Care Manager for PortlandOIC + Rosemary Anderson High Sch... Read more

"Bodies Piled Up", a Continental Op mystery by Dashiell Hammett, and Dick Powell as Richard Diamond

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 11:00pm - Tue, 09/17/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Dashiell Hammett's nameless detective, known as The Continetal Op, investigates a multiple murder discovered in a downtown San Francisco hotel room, which leads to a deadly shoot out inside a North Beach speakeasy.  Also, a radio mystery drama featuring Dick Powell as forme... Read more

Beyond Money

Airs at: Tue, 09/17/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Alternative Radio
  Money, you know, is the root of all evil. The pursuit of it no matter the consequences has led to us, as the New York Timesdescribes it, “speeding toward environmental catastrophe.” Unregulated predatory capitalism and its obsession with generating profits no matter the ... Read more

1984 at Artists Rep and The Wolves at Portland Playhouse

Airs at: Tue, 09/17/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae presents a special one-hour membership edition of Stage & Studio on KBOO. We feature  Damaso Rodriquez, artistic director of Artists Repertory Theatre to talk about the adaptation of 1984 by George Orwell as well highlights of the whole 2019/20 season. And in the se... Read more

PLEDGE: The Public Radio Fund Drive

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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

Autumn Movies of the Week, reviewed on Film at 11, Friday, September 20!

Airs at: Fri, 09/20/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Among the movies opening today are Ad Astra, with Brad Pitt as an astronaut and the awaited big screen version of TV favorite Downton Abbey, along with other openings and revivals that the crew will assess.  Read more

Patsy Cline

Airs at: Sat, 09/21/2019 at 6:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Swing 'n' Country
  Patsy Cline! Two words that evoke an irresistable voice, style and charm that goes right to your heart and stays there. Tune in to Swing & Country Saturday morning for a whole mess of Patsy. You'll fall to pieces.  Read more

When Softer Is Louder

Airs at: Sat, 09/21/2019 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  On today's special membership drive show, I'll highlight one of the most unusual sets in Grateful Dead history.  Tune in to find out more. Read more

Naomi Klein - "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal"

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
KBOO's Barbara Bernstein talks to journalist and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Klein about her latest book, On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal (Simon and Schuster, 2019). ------------- #1 international and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Kle... Read more

2019 Annual Membership Meeting Election Results

2019 Annual Membership Meeting Election Results Vote Totals: Candidate 3 - Ruba Leech 401 Candidate 4 - Dan Raphael 249 Candidate 5 - Emma Lugo  226 Candidate 6 - Theresa Mitchell 353 Candidate 7 - KatMeow García 31... Read more

A Heartbreaking Update for the KBOO Community

Dear KBOO Friends,  It is with sadness that we have to share the news that Sue Bartlett passed away. Sue was a long time KBOO member, former Board member, and current Board candidate. Sue was the victim of a car accident on Friday, August 31, 2019. She was a scooter advoca... Read more

Job Opening: Volunteer Coordinator

Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator   Employment Status: Exempt Hours: 40 hrs. per week/flexible General Description: To manage KBOO’s volunteer program. Responsible for the day-to-day coordination of volunteers and their training. Qualifications • Three-years of voluntee... Read more

2019 State of the Station: Ruban Lawrence, President of the Board

STATE OF THE STATION -------------------- Board President Ruban Lawrence 9/14/19   Hello everyone, I am sorry I am unfortunately not attending the Annual General Meeting today.  I am concerned about my personal safety, based on what has been happening at board meetings ... Read more

Change is not easy but it's part of life....

  Dear KBOO Community:  By mutual agreement, our long-term Volunteer Coordinator, Ani Hanes decided to leave her position at KBOO.  This is a mutual confidential agreement so I cannot say much- but I am available to listen and happy to meet with anyone in the KBOO communi... Read more