Activism

International Day of Democracy

  KBOO is kicking off our 2021 Fall Membership Drive with a News and Public Affairs Day commemorating the International Day of Democracy on September 15th! We'll discuss maintaining and developing democratic process at home and around the world. And looking back at how far... Read more

Kavanaugh: Hope vs. Misogynist Reality

By Jenka Soderberg What I wish would happen in response to the Kavanaugh hearing:   I wish…. ...that the prep school, arrogant Kavanaugh types finally get their comeuppance. ...that Ford is believed, that all survivors are believed, that this national trauma comes to a ... Read more

2018 Fall News and Public Affairs Day on KBOO

News & Public Affairs Day only happens during a Membership Drive, bringing really great speakers: The best minds of our times. The most pertinent topics. Our most insightful programming. Brought to you as part of our Membership Drive. With every word, with every note, you... Read more

2017 Winter News and Public Affairs Day

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 Imp... Read more

Clackamas Community College Instructors in Struggle

Airs at: Mon, 09/26/2022 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Christopher Zimmerly-Beck and Mary Jean Williams, president and past president of the Clackamas Community College Associate Faculty, describe their struggle for pay equity for their  precarious contingent faculty union members. Read more

Insurrection Blues, Living, Dying, and Unfinished Business

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2022 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
  It's Fall, and we're looking forward to the return of our favorite TV shows -- like the January 6th Hearings! We'll hear a bunch of tunes on that and related topics, a set of songs pondering living and dying, and some stray tracks that didn't fit into a couple of other r... Read more

Elephant Sanctuary

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2022 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Voices for the Animals
  In this episode of Voices for the Animals, cohost Courtney Scott talks to renowned captive elephant expert, Carol Buckley. Carol takes us on her incredible journey from elephant trainer in a circus to her decision to cofound The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee -- a world... Read more

The Gap

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  Tammy Habteyes and Althea Billings, live in-station.     Read more

Indigenous reoccupation site in BC, Canada - The people's resistance to the Coastal Gasoline pipeline.

Airs at: Thu, 09/22/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Activist Radio
  Sleydo (Molly Wickham), spokesperson for the Gidimt'en checkpoint on Wetʼsuwetʼen lands and resident of the Cas Yikh (grizzly house), an Indigenous reoccupation site in the province of British Columbia, Canada, since 2014, talks about her people's resistance to the Coast... Read more