Today’s program features Kate Reid, a charming and in-your-face songwriter whose music is full of great story-telling, humor, and political commentary. Luz María Gordillo will interview her. Luz María will also talk with Adelina Anthony a Xicana-Indígena lesbian multi-disciplinary artist, originally from San Antonio, Texas. Her work addresses many issues affecting the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/two-spirited communities. The movie moles will review a Lesbian spy spoof/satire called "D.E.B.S." All this plus a Bill Resnick interview with professor of women's history and feminist studies Etstelle Freedman.
Tonight on the Underground the KBOO Youth Collective talks about Gender. We'll discuss androgyny, trans culture, re-assigning
gender, gender roles, and conduct interviews with some local agencies supporting the gender queer public.
Voices of Pride -- we have SO much Pride that we need to talk about it some more!
June was packed with Pride events and tonight's show features voices directly from these events: Carla talked with folks at the Portland Dyke March and Barbara visited with people at the Pride festival area. Hear perspectives from Pride participants themselves.
Thank you to everyone who celebrated Pride month, in whatever way you celebrated!
Cuba has authorized
Sex-Change Operations for Transsexual citizens.
KBOO’s Jacob Anderson-Minshall has more on the
The Associated Press reported Monday that Cuba has
official authorized gender-reassignment operations and will offer them free to
The move—one of the latest
in a series of changes implemented by President Raul Castro since he succeeded
his elder brother, Fidel—puts Cuba above any US state in providing affordable
access to gender reassignment surgery.
KBOO Archive recordings: 40 years of radio-activism
In celebration of KBOO's 40th anniversary, we bring you recordings from the KBOO archives - dating back to 1968. Each weeknight at 6:00 - 7:00 pm from June 16th - 20th, we'll play some of these historic, rarely heard recordings.
Gay Pride highlights featuring audio from different events
To wrap up Gay Pride month, tonight's show features audio from multiple Pride events in Portland, including highlights from the trans prom, SMYRC's queer youth prom, and the Queer Youth Awards. All of these events happened at your local queer community center, also known as the Q Center.
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.