How should we assess the Sexual Revolution? Has it been a good thing? For whom? In what ways? Just what were the changes that happened in sexual morality and practices starting in the 1960s? Stanford University historian Estelle Freedman talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick. Freedman is the author of Intimate Matters: A History of Sexuality in America, and many others works.
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.