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DI Squared: Episode 4, Dirty Bastard

Airs at: Tue, 06/20/2017 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Episode 4 of DI Squared, an interview with the founder of 'Dirty Bastard', a company that sells men's shaving products. This is a program in which we put the word "Entrepreneur" under a microscope, and find out what it is that spells success for someone that starts a busin... Read more

The Historic Black Williams Project

Airs at: Tue, 06/27/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
  KBOO's Eric Bartels speaks to Kayin Talton Davis...the project manager of The Black Williams Project. N Williams/Albina was Portland’s largest African American community. The goal of the Black Williams Project is to highlight this history, through a multimedia public ar... Read more

CRCI Reading Group Interviews Ibram X. Kendi

Airs at: Mon, 07/10/2017 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
On June 21st, the Liberation Literacy reading group at Columbia River Correctional Institution (CRCI) interviewed National Book Award winner and historian Dr. Ibram X. Kendi about his book Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. Liber... Read more

Demystifying Demons

Airs at: Mon, 06/26/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Jan Haaken interviews Old Mole Clayton Morgareidge about his new book Demystifying Demons: Rethinking Who and What We Are.  Working on the boundary of philosophy and psychoanalysis, it's a volume that one reviewer has called "a spiritual book for atheists" and an "engagi... Read more

ON COMMON GROUND

Airs at: Tue, 06/27/2017 at 11:00am - 11:30am
  Guest host Sarika Mehta will be LIVE in studio for this Intersections Radio episode, with Subashini Ganesan (New Expressive Works) and Amna Mawaz Khan (Theatre Wallay). Both are Bharatanatyam dancers - Suba is local, and Amna is from Pakistan. They'll be chatting up this... Read more

Hello Vancouver May 30, 2017

Airs at: Sat, 06/24/2017 at 6:15am - Sun, 06/24/2018 at 6:15am
Produced for Hello Vancouver
In this episode of Hello Vancouver, host Temple Lentz talks with the founders of Office Mom and Dads, a program for kids in the foster care system; Ronnie Noize from the DIY Marketing Center; Michelle Bart from NWCAVE and Robin Helm from Gift of Lift. Music from local band ... Read more

Hello Vancouver June 28, 2017

Airs at: Sat, 06/24/2017 at 8:00am - Sun, 06/24/2018 at 6:00am
Produced for Hello Vancouver
In this episode of Hello Vancouver, host Temple Lentz talks with Vancouver City Councilor Jack Burkman, about this year's new fireworks ban and what it means for folks within the city limits; Michele Larson from The Joy Team about their joyful billboards, Chalk the Walks, a... Read more

Hello Vancouver June 28, 2017

Airs at: Sat, 06/24/2017 at 8:00pm - Fri, 06/29/2018 at 8:00pm
In this episode of Hello Vancouver, host Temple Lentz talks with Vancouver City Councilor Jack Burkman, about this year's new fireworks ban and what it means for folks within the city limits; Michele Larson from The Joy Team about their joyful billboards, Chalk the Walks, a... Read more

The hunt is on!! Find our #FuzzyBoo van around town and be entered to win!

All summer we’ve had our wild blue muppet mobile out and around town in Portland – it even went out to the toal eclipse zone. And those of you who spotted the van and posted a picture on social media with the hashtag Fuzzy Boo were all entered into a contest. On August 31st... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for June 26, 2017

Airs at: Mon, 06/26/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Frann Michel hosts this episode, which includes these segments:  Bill Resnick interviews Larry Kleinman, co-founder of PCUN, about current immigration issues; Movie Moles Joe Clement & Frann Michel discuss Antz (1998),  a cartoon for workers of all ages; Jan Haaken int... Read more