Ear to the Streets of Portland

Tune-in to ‘Ear To The Streets of Portland’. This program will have conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas in Oregon, and music of all genres in free-form. The goal with 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' is create thoughts around organizing and bring people together for understanding and ideas for proactive approach to for and about Black Portlanders. Tune-in every 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month...starting at 7:00pm. Follow 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' on Twitter!
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Episode Archive

EarToTheStreets....REBROADCAST

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Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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EarToTheStreets....REBROADCAST
As always: TIME TO WISE UP SO WE CAN RISE UP!

Community Updates.....Music......

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Thu, 12/04/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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public affairs/community announcements; 8:00pm MUSIC!
Taking some time to celebrate TUPAC SHAKUR and his music on Ear To The Streets of Portland on the first day of a special KBOO Three Day Membership Drive! Starting 7:00pm....public affairs/community announcements; 8:00pm MUSIC!

And remember: TIME TO WISE UP SO WE CAN RISE UP!!

Community Events, Dr. Umar Johnson, And More.....

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Thu, 11/20/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Community Events, Dr. Umar Johnson, And More.....
On the next 'Ear To The Streets of Portland':

A lot is going on on the show November 20th starting at 7:00pm

First, an interview of the controversial school psychologist Dr. Umar Abdullah Johnson...who will be making his second apperance in Portland Oregon November 23rd for a Afro-centred event. He will talk about his year of traveling around the nation and different parts of the world (such as Rotterdam, Netherlands, Ghana West Africa, Montreal, B.C., and Manchester U.K. ). He will also speak on African-American children disproportionally treated in the school system and how this will be part of his discussion at the event.

Organizers from Missouri Join 'Ear To The Streets of Portland'

Air date: 
Thu, 11/06/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas

Join in on the conversation with organizers from Ferguson and St. Louis Missouri as the trial prepares to draw to a close in the decision of the death of Michael Brown. Guest include Torrie Russell for Organization for Black Struggle and co- fouder of Hands Up United, Antwan Pope, and Reverand Robert White who spoke at Maranatha Church on November 1st. in collaboration with Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform

Stay tuned for music from 8-10

Shahrazad Ali On KBOO Community Radio

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Thu, 10/16/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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What Is Feminism To Black Women

Ear To The Streets of Portland is proud to host author and educator Shahrazad Ali on KBOO and Portland airwaves. Tune-in October 16th for a discussion on the provocative subject of feminisim: does it apply to the Black/African woman today? Has feminism worked for Black women since it's inception? And how has it affected healthy relationships between Black man and Black woman?

We will be taking your calls at 503-231-8187 for questions! How do the Black/African woman in Portland feel on the subject?

Hip-Hop Night on Ear To The Streets of Portland

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Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Join Hip-Hop Artist Mic Crenshaw And Terrance 'Cool Nutz' Scott in conversation
If you LOVE hip-hop then you will love to hear from two local dynamic artist who represent different hip-hop tastes on the next episode of Ear To The Streets Of Portland.

Tune-in October 2nd at 7:00pm to hear from two Portland artists: KBOO's Mic Crenshaw and Jam'n 107.5 manger Terrance 'Cool Nutz' Scott as they talk about their work in the local hip-hop community and abroad.

Stay tuned after the interviews for music!

"All About The Base...." Thursday On Ear To The Streets...

Air date: 
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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A Re-broadcast and LIVE Performance
On the next Ear To The Streets of Portland:

"All About The Base...." A rebroadcast of an intimate interview with the host of Ear To The Street, Ms. Sekoynia and father who's a long time bass player and music artist as they discuss MUSIC of Black artists.

Followed by a live performance from local BASS musician Errick Lewis and guest Chris Matthews.

From Old CATS (sorry Pops) to NEW cats! It's "All About The Base...." Thursday evening starting at 7:00pm

And remember: TIME TO WISE UP SO WE CAN RISE UP!!

Ear To The Streets Welcomes Black Parent Initiative

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Thu, 09/04/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Help welcome first time ever to KBOO Community Radio airwaves Black Parent Initiative

 On the next Ear To The Streets of Portland.....help welcome first time ever to KBOO Community Radio airwaves Alonzo Chadwick of Black Parent Initiative (BPI) to talk about their work to empower Black parents and families by way of education and to mobilize parents and caregivers of Black and multi-ethnic children to ensure they have the resources to move along to be the best that they can be.

We will also speak with a parent that has worked with BPI, the struggles of what it means to be a father in this today, and why BPI is so passionate in the work being done to organize Black families. Their 5th Annual Parent Syposium is September 6th 9am-4pm

Ear to The Streets welcomes Teressa Raiford back to KBOO studios

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Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas in
Tune in for the next Ear To The Streets of Portland...

Ear to The Streets welcomes Teressa Raiford back to KBOO studios. We will talk about the current events around police accountability, local leadership here in Portland, Oregon, and organizing. Starting at 7:00pm

Stay tuned from 8:00-10:00 for music!


And remember: TIME TO WISE UP SO WE CAN RISE UP!!

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Ear to the Streets of Portland on 08/07/14

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Thu, 08/07/2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas

 

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