Immigration

Pacific Islander Cultural Dance

Airs at: Fri, 05/03/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
Join Pacific Underground for a special Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month episode, as part of KBOO's all-day API heritage day programming! Featuring special guests Teva Oriata Polynesian Cultural Dance Troupe founder Angie Jackman and APANO's Simeon Jacob, ... Read more

A Yonsei/Sansei Conversation

Airs at: Fri, 05/03/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Friday, May 3 is being recognized as Asian and Pacific-Islander American Day on KBOO so Positively Revolting will be featuring a conversation between two Japanese Americans of different generations. Chisao is a local artist, activist, and community advocate who fought for t... Read more

Buscando America on 04/30/19

Airs at: Tue, 04/30/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En esta emisión hablamos con organizadores de los eventos para el 1 de Mayo en Portland y Salem. Conoce a o Branco e o Indio una banda de Art-Rock-Psicodelico-Experimental-Pop de Río de Janeiro. Karen Torrente nos informa sobre las elecciones presidenciales en España.  En e... Read more

Occupy ICEPDX and Dani Summers

Airs at: Mon, 04/29/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Desiree Hellegers interviews Portland activists Sam and Alana about OccupyICEPDX and the late Dani Henri Sommerville, also known as Dani Summers, and Dani Som, a twenty year old musician/songwriter,  with OccupyICE/PDX, who died in February. Scroll down for a transcript of ... Read more

Mother Winter

Airs at: Thu, 06/06/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  The lyrical prose of Sophia Shalmiyev’s memoir, Mother Winter, splits open like layer after layer of an ornate matryoshka. With a mesmeric voice and scathing vulnerability, Shalmiyev peels her past down to its hollow core: the vacancy left by her absent mother. Across ti... Read more

Driving Without A License

Airs at: Fri, 04/26/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
This week join Pacific Underground producers Jake and Matt for a conversation with Janine Joseph! We were really excited to connect with Janine and speak with her about her brilliant & award winning first poetry collection, Driving Without a License. Our chat wends between... Read more

Crossing East: Exclusion and Resistance

Airs at: Fri, 05/03/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
For KBOO's Asian/Pacific-Islander American Heritage Day, we're featuring an episode from Dmae Roberts' award winning radio series Crossing East. Here we feature the fourth program in the series titled "Program Four: Exclusion and Resistance." In this episode:  Angel Isla... Read more

Portland poet Nastashia Minto, author of "Naked"; and the Portland Queer Documentary Film Festival

Airs at: Tue, 04/23/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Preference
We'll be talking with Nastashia Minto, author of the new poetry collection, 'Naked': I never truly understood the beauty of another being until I began to find and love myself. Minto is a Georgia-born African American woman living and working in Portland. Reema Zaman call... Read more

Indigenous Space and Decolonizing Prison Abolition

Airs at: Mon, 03/25/2019 at 4:00pm - Fri, 03/29/2019 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Final Straw Radio
Indigenous Space and Decolonizing Prison Abolition (Sean Swain starts at 05min, 12 sec) Ni Frontiers Ni Prison (starts 12min, 08sec) Today we have a two part show! In the first part we are presenting a conversation with someone from Ni Frontiers Ni Prison, which is a grou... Read more

Surviving and Re-thinking Our World Without the Government: Comunidad Colectiva on ICE in NC

Airs at: Mon, 03/18/2019 at 4:00pm - Fri, 03/22/2019 at 5:00pm
Produced for The Final Straw Radio
  This week we had the chance to interview Lelia, who is a community activist and a part of the group Comunidad Colectiva, an immigrant rights group based in Charlotte NC. We got to talk about a lot of things in this interview, the work that they and other groups do with i... Read more