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 email@example.com. Thank you.
Fri, 06/01/2018 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Linda Olson-Osterlund hosts Positively Revolting. Call (503) 231-8187 to join
In the Washington Post Karen Attiah wrote:
It’s time to cancel the NFL and its plantation-style politics....
If you want a modern example of nakedly racist authoritarianism i...
Mon, 04/30/2018 at 12:00am
Rev. Dr. Angela Yarber discusses the revolutionary work of the Holy Women
Icons Project. As an intersectionally ecofeminist organization, the Holy
Women Icons Project seeks to empower marginalized women and to be an
accomplice in the work for justice for ethnic and racia...
Fri, 05/25/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Happy Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!
While past listeners may remember that the commemoration of this month has
been somewhat controversial among members of Pacific Underground, this year
we are choosing to highlight certain important figures and moments in the
Fri, 04/06/2018 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Come listen as we celebrate the year that both KBOO and Diablo were both born
50 years ago!
We'll be exploring the music of 1968, and those turbulent times that helped
to begin the transformation of our nation.
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Tue, 04/03/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Black Panther is a blockbuster superhero film based on the Marvel Comics
character. But back in the 1960s the Black Panther Party represented an
African-American political and social welfare organization. Why the name? As
Huey Newton, one of its leaders said, because the...
Thu, 04/19/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
“In Counternarratives, John Keene undertakes a kind of literary
counterarchaeology, a series of fictions that challenge our notion of what
constitutes “real” or “accurate” history. His writing is at turns
playful and erudite, lyric and coldly diagnostic, but always compl...
Wed, 04/04/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Fifty years ago Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis. William
Pepper, a lawyer and peace activist, was a colleague and friend of King. He
came to understand that government figures carried out the killing, and spent
many years seeking the truth.
Mon, 03/26/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Patrisse Khan-Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter and the author of the
new book, WHEN THEY CALL YOU A TERRORIST: A Black Lives Matter Memoir, a
meaningful, empowering account of strength and resilience.
In this conversation, hosted by long-time organizer Cat Brooks...
Wed, 03/28/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Leslie Gregory has been working to bring attention to racism as a national,
public health crisis. As the founder of the non-profit Right to Health US,
she has challenged the Center for Disease Control to declare racism a public
health threat, including this petition at Mov...
Fri, 03/23/2018 at 10:00am - 10:15am
Faith is a white woman who reflects on personal and societal events that
shaped her life’s journey to racial justice and equity awareness. I asked
Faith to be on the show because she and I have had many conversations about
race that may be inspiring to listeners. I admire...