NOTICE: KBOO’s board meeting scheduled for Monday, July 22nd at 6PM has been cancelled. The reason for the cancellation is that many board members are traveling/on vacation and so quorum is not possible. The next scheduled board meeting will be on Monday, August 26th at 6PM. Questions or comments can be emailed firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.
Wednesday May 15th 2019 marks the 71st anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba
– when hundreds of thousands of Palestinians lost their homes and became
what is now one of the largest, and longest-lasting refugee populations on
earth. KBOO will be participating in an all-day br...
By a KBOO member:
WHAT I WISH WOULD HAPPEN:
That the prep school Kavanaugh type a--holes finally get their comeuppance.
That Ford is believed, that all survivors are believed, that this national
trauma comes to a head and the people who have been brutalized, assaulted,
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...
KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program
Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with
special programming created by for and about women.
As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international
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
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...
Mon, 07/22/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Denise Morris hosts this episode of the Old Mole
Tom Becker reads an essay by Tom Engelhardt entitled "We're Not the Good
Guys." Engelhardt highlights the hypocrisy of the U.S. Military, the U.S.
Government and the news media in there portrayal of the U.S. military's ...
Thu, 07/18/2019 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Willem Van Spronsen gave his life this week fighting fascism. You may have
heard that he attacked the Tacoma Detention Center, risking the lives of the
detainees. That is not true.
He died attacking the vehicles across the street that transported people from
Mon, 07/22/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Karen James interviews Sarah Radcliffe, Managing Attorney for the Mental
Health Rights Project at Disability Rights Oregon, about her new report, The
“Unwanteds”: Looking for help, Landing in jail. An analysis of how
trespass arrests at Portland-area hospitals criminalize m...
Fri, 07/12/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Portland resident, Ned Rosch has written a chapter for the book, Reclaiming
Judaism from Zionism: Stories of Personal Transformation that was released
in May 2019. A part of his chapter, "Palestine and My Journey of
Self-Discovery" was published in Yes Magazine. The book...