By a KBOO member:
WHAT I WISH WOULD HAPPEN:
That the prep school Kavanaugh type a--holes finally get their comeuppance.
That Ford is believed, that all survivors are believed, that this national
trauma comes to a head and the people who have been brutalized, assaulted,
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KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program
Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with
special programming created by for and about women.
As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international
We have an incredible lineup of talks and interviews for News and Public
Affairs Day on KBOO - Friday February 10th, 2017.
KBOO is celebrating 49 years of community-produced journalism, public
affairs, and breaking news. We've been with you through fascism, neo-liberal
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The day begins with the award-winning program Democracy Now at 7 am
At 8, we feature Pulitzer-Priz...
Join Host Dale Holiday as she shares elements of the futuristic world where
“everyone is equal” as portrayed in Kurt Vonnegut’s short story,
“Harrison Bergeron”. She examines this fictional society and suggests
that the same dynamics create the group think mentality in tod...
On the eve of her swearing as Portland's first Black woman city council
member, JoAnn Hardesty wrote to her supporters: "On Wednesday, January 2nd at
9 AM, I will be officially sworn into office and take on the great challenge
ahead at City Hall. While I have no doubt that...
This week we talk with guest Sanho Tree, longtime drug policy reformer and
Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies, about White House drug policy,
harm reduction, Kamala Harris, and Joe Biden.
Today, on the Radio Activist, hosts Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande will
interview Deputy Director Shannon Wight and Amy Davidson, Crime
Survivor Program Director from the Partnership for Safety and Justice. In the
second half of the hour, we'll be speaking with S. Renee...
Sasha is a former KBOO news volunteer and program host, who left town to work
with the Transgender Law Center in Oakland. She now serves as a staff
attorney with Lambda Legal, and is host of the irregular Preference segment
"Tell Us About the Law, Sasha."
We're going to sp...