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The Black & White Album 3: Still More African-American Artists Cover The Beatles, Bonus Edition!

Airs at: Fri, 06/17/2022 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
To help celebrate Black Music Month, we revisit our third installment in our series presenting repertoire from the latter period of The Beatles' career, interpreted by some of the finest artists in Black music, removing the pledge drive pitch breaks and making room for two ... Read more

Movin' On Junteenth Special

Airs at: Fri, 06/17/2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Movin' On
Juneteenth, celebrating the end of slavery, is this coming Sunday. Movin' On will be honoring Junteenth this Friday, right after the noon news to 1:30. We will hearing from Laura Love, Rhiannon Giddens, Odetta, Paul Robeson and many others. Join host Don Jacobson to celebra... Read more

Invisible Homelessness Counts

Airs at: Fri, 06/17/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
People living doubled up with friends or family due to economic hardship, sometimes called invisible homelessness, is not always clear to communities or even those experiencing it due to stigma and lack of resources. The Chicago Coalition for the Homeless teamed up with adv... Read more

Back by popular demand, our special episode on Tarkovsky's war drama Ivan's Childhood, for Film at 11 on Friday, June 17, 2022

Airs at: Fri, 06/17/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
From time to time here at Film at 11 we like to focus on one particular film, and one of our most popular episodes concern this war film by Andri Tarkovsky. In this repeat, this time around we also include a reading in Russian of the poem by Tarkovsky's father that figures... Read more

All the Secrets of the World by Steve Almond

Airs at: Thu, 06/16/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
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Fans of beloved writer, Dear Sugar columnist, and writing teacher Steve Almond rejoice as we talk to the author about his first novel All the Secrets of the World. Sara Lippman of the Chicago Review of Books says: "All the Secrets of the World is a masterful, nervy, comple... Read more

Patriot Front and What It Means for American Democracy

Airs at: Thu, 06/16/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for American Standoff
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When police arrested 31 men found inside a U-Haul truck near a pride event in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho last Saturday it raised the specter of a coordinated effort of violence and intimidation. The white men from 10 states, were alleged to be members of a white supremacist group... Read more

Dr. Zomb's Stereo Obscura

Airs at: Wed, 06/15/2022 at 10:00pm - Thu, 06/16/2022 at 12:00am

Health, Justice, and Recovery

Airs at: Wed, 06/15/2022 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
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On this edition of Free Culture Radio, a conversation with Tera Hurst, Executive Director of the Oregon Health Justice Recovery Alliance, plus Outside In’s Haven Wheelock testifies before a legislative committee about harm reduction, overdose, and saving lives. Read more

KBOO Cuba Trip Organizer and Guide Charles Bittner Interview

Airs at: Wed, 06/15/2022 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News from the BOO
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KBOO has organized a Cuba trip for listeners and supporters this December 3-10, with proceeds benefiting KBOO. On this edition of News from the Boo we'll talk with Charles Bittner, your trip organizer and guide. Charles has taught sociology at St. John’s University in NYC a... Read more

The World of Jazz Is Spinning Your way

Airs at: Wed, 06/15/2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The World of Jazz
We'll hear music from vocalist Jimmy Rushing's last album, vocalist Dinah Washington at a jam session in 1954 Los Angeles and a new big band recording from trumpeter Sean Jones.  Read more