A dialogue with Dr. Yahya Abdul-Rahman on the topic of his lecture in Oregon "The Theology of the Other in Islam: An American Muslim Perspective" and Islamic Banking system, a concept of interest-free financing.
Dr. Yahia Abdul-Rahman is author of "The Art of Islamic Banking and Finance" and author of many papers on Islamic Financing & Islamic Financial Instruments, Dr. Abdul-Rahman has more than 37 years of experience in International Banking and Project Financing. This includes having been a member of the Founding Board of Directors of a U.S. bank in Houston, Texas and Chairman of the Resources International Corporation, also in Houston. In 1987, Dr. Abdul-Rahman founded the American Finance House- LARIBA in Pasadena, California.
Ani and Lyn celebrate Personal Awareness Day with mini Tarot and Astrology readings
So much is happening on the world stage these days we at Positively Revolting thought it was time to sit back and take an inward look; have your birthday (time and place if you know) and questions handy.
Today on Pathways we are visiting with Amanda Owen, author of the new book The Power of Receiving: A Revolutionary Approach to Giving Yourself the Life You Want and Deserve. Amanda has a B.A. in Psychology, a background in social work and a twenty-five-year practice as a counselor and coach, Amanda’s passion is to help people create the life they desire. She counsels those looking for greater benefits from their self-improvement and spiritual studies. She specializes in counseling empty-nesters seeking to rediscover and reinvent themselves, women who have over-extended their giving and want to bring greater balance to their lives and caregivers who need assistance tending to their own needs.
Tonight Circle A Radio is again collaborating wth the Guerilla Theatre youth group from Outside In. We are showcasing peer education media pieces about HIV and STI transmition, how to make informed choices, the importance of communication and peer education, and more.
Vermont has become the first state to enact a law leading to a single payer health care system. Vermont activist Traven talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about what the law says, what kind of organizing led to the success, and the obstacles that still remain.
Beginning October 7th, KBOO began a trial period of 'The Thom Hartmann Show' from 4 - 5 pm weekdays. Click here to find out more about our trial period of airing Thom Hartmann - we want to hear your response!
A Membership Engagement Committee meeting will be held on Nov 27th at 5:30 PM. The meeting will be held at the Portland SEIU Union hall located at 6401 SE Foster Rd in SE Portland (near the intersection of Foster Rd and Holgate).
The next KBOO Board meeting will be on December 16th at 6 pm at KBOO - 20 SE 8th Ave.
KBOO 90.7 FM is seeking a Station Manager to lead our dynamic 45 year old non-commercial, community radio station.
We are looking for:
• Nonprofit management experience.
• Ability to thrive and work collaboratively in a decentralized organization.
• Ability to delegate, plan and organize people to meet goals and objectives.