Job Announcement: KBOO Membership Director

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KBOO is looking for a Membership Director.
 
KBOO is a non-profit community radio station in Portland Oregon.  We're looking for a qualified person to manage a large base of members whose support is a major part of keeping our station functioning successfully.

Earth Day to May Day

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Earth Day to May Day – a global convergence for climate justice, is taking place around the world, and here in Cascadia, from April 22nd to May 1st.

The ten days of action will include teach-ins, protests, call-in campaigns and direct action. KBOO is a sponsor of local events, and is committed to bringing you full coverage of the global climate convergence.

Keep checking this page for special reports from the global climate convergence.

More info on the Earth Day to May Day actions.

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Audio reports on KBOO:

4/16 - Paul Roland hosts talk radio on Cascadia Confluence

Documentaries, Archives, and Retrospectives

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The Film Show
Air date: 
Thu, 04/24/2014 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
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The Film Show for April 2014
This month, The Film Show welcomes Janet Wasko of the the What is Documentary? Conference, which is organized by the School of Journalism and Communications at the University of Oregon's Portland campus.




Free People : Tuareg Sounds of the Sahara

Program: 
Africa-O-Ye!
Air date: 
Thu, 04/24/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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W/ Special Musical Guest; Kildjate Moussa Albadé (TisDass, ex Bombino) & Co-Host Ibrahim Mohamedine

Africa O-Ye! is pleased to present a very special episode: “Free People: Toureg Sounds of Sahara” We’ve had the privilege of spending some extraodinary time with the masterful “Desert Blues” songwriter Kildjate Moussa Albade and his insightful cousin Ibrahim Mohamedine, drinking tea and making friends in the process. Moussa and Ibrahim both hail from the Azawagh regions of northeastern Niger, and strongly identify with their Tuareg roots; a historically nomadic people of Berber descent who have made their homees throughout the eastern Sahara and Sahel of North Africa for centuries.

Interview with Gregg Deal, Native Performance artist ("The Last American Indian on Earth")

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Thu, 04/24/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Host Jackie Malstrom interviews Deal, in town for a Reed College panel on Native sports mascots

News, interviews, music and a Native community calendar. Links related to this episode:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/last-american-indian-finds-challenges-in-performance-art/2014/02/13/08b88100-82ba-11e3-8099-9181471f7aaf_story.html

http://cargocollective.com/greggdeal

Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian leader, and Nihad Boqai, Palestinian activist living in Israel

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Fri, 04/25/2014 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian leader, and Nihad Boqai, Palestinian activist living in Israel

This show features remarkable interviews recently recorded in Palestine and
Israel by One Land Many Voices co-host, Zaha Hassan. The interviews are with
Hanan Ashrawi, an internationally known and respected Palestinian leader whose powerful eloquence always inspires, and Nihad Boqai, a deeply committed Palestinian activist living in Israel.

In the discussion with Hanan Ashrawi, recorded shortly after the celebration of
International Women's Day, Ashrawi addresses the important connection between the liberation of Palestinian women and the national struggle of the Palestinian people.

Writer Angie Chuang on her book "The Four Word for Home"

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Radiozine
Air date: 
Fri, 04/25/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Writer Angie Chuang on her book "The Four Word for Home"

Host Lisa Loving speaks with writer and educator Angie Chuang about her new book "The Four Word for Home." Angie Chuang takes on an assignment to “find the human face of the country we’re about to bomb” weeks after the 2001 terrorist attacks. Her five-year journey into the lives of the Shirzai family transports her far beyond journalism. She travels to their homeland Afghanistan, and becomes intimately involved with the family’s story of loss and triumph over war.

QSoC Conference “(Re)Generating Community: Radical Coalitions at the Intersections"

Program: 
Bread and Roses
Air date: 
Fri, 04/25/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
The Queer Students of Color Conference planning committee discusses the upcoming conference May 9-11

Bread and Roses welcomes the Queer Students of Color Conference planning committee this Friday.

The Fourth Annual Queer Students of Color Conference will take place from May 9-11 and will feature inspiring speakers, including Lavern Cox, Fabian Romero and Emi Koyama, constructive workshops and an opportunity to develop community across identities. The theme for this year’s conference is “(Re)Generating Community: Radical Coalitions at the Intersections.”

Tune in for a conversation on identities, community and coalition building.

Earth Day PDX Live Broadcast

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Sat, 04/26/2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
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Live broadcast of Earth Day PDX

KBOO brings you the sounds of Earth Day PDX, live! Listen here, on the air at 90.7 FM, or get it first-hand at Kenton Park. Find more info at earthdaypdx.com/.

The Earth Day Flag created by John McConnell

Summa Academy

Program: 
Pathways
Air date: 
Sun, 04/27/2014 - 8:30am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Josette and Ba Luvmour of the Summa Institute speak with host Paul O'Brien

Our guests this week on Pathways are Josette and Ba Luvmour, developers of Natural Learning Relationships -- a whole-child understanding of childhood development that supports optimal well-being in children. Josette serves as Director of Family and Professional Development at Summa Institute, a nonprofit organization that provides Natural Learning Relationships™ programs to students, families, and professionals. Ba Luvmour is the director of Summa Academy.
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