Community Building

KBOO's 2022 Citizen's Agenda Survey is out now!

Produced for Evening News
  It's 2022, and this midterm election season, KBOO is doing our election coverage a bit differently. We want to know what our listeners and community is most concerned about. What do you want candidates to be talking about? Are you most concerned about housing, the enviro... Read more

NW Natural's Real Agenda

Airs at: Mon, 09/26/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
In recent years scientists have discovered that methane gas is 85 times more potent than carbon dioxide at trapping heat in the atmosphere. Yet the so-called natural gas industry (a euphemistic term for methane) has doubled down on promoting its product as a bridge fuel to ... Read more

Buscando America 09/20/2022

Airs at: Tue, 09/20/2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Escucha lo sucedido en el Rinconcito Tropical, un evento organizado por el Centro del Conocimiento Migrante. Diana Cuartas y Jerónimo Roldán organizaron esta charla sobre Cultura y Clima con la comunidad del Alder Commons. En esta emisión Noris Lara nos invita a un open tab... Read more

Saving Lives One Test Strip At A Time

Airs at: Wed, 09/21/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: Saving Lives One Test Strip At A Time – a conversation with Alison Heller and Dean Shold, co-founders of FentCheck. FentCheck is a nonprofit that works to make fentanyl test strips available to people who need them and to educate the public on ... Read more

Verde

Airs at: Mon, 09/19/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
The Cully neighborhood in outer NE Portland is one of the most culturally diverse communities in Portland. And for many decades it has been the most overlooked and underserved community as well, with more than its share of poverty, and less than its share of environmental a... Read more

In Conversation with Tina Bell Wright

Airs at: Mon, 09/12/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Hard Knock Radio
  Davey D speaks with Tina Bell Wright about organizing and community building. -- hard-knock-radio -- 09-08-2022   --   Also, an episode of World Ocean Radio: A Plan for Plastic (part one) -- Steps with examples that represent a coherent and provocative way forward... Read more

A re-energized labor movement sparks hope

Airs at: Fri, 09/09/2022 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Produced for Policy For The People
  In an earlier era, a vibrant labor movement nurtured a broad middle class. But half-a-century ago, under severe attack from corporations, the fortunes of organized labor began to turn for the worse. Right now, though, we are seeing hopeful signs of a revival of union pow... Read more

Portland's Proposed City Charter Change Part 3

Airs at: Mon, 09/12/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Now that election season is really upon us, it's a good time to take another look at the proposed changes to Portland's city charter, which will be on this November's ballot. These changes will be quite dramatic, not only changing our  city government from a commission to a... Read more

Undoing Drugs pt 2

Airs at: Wed, 09/07/2022 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies: Undoing Drugs Pt 2 - A conversation with award-winning journalist and best-selling author Maia Szalavitz whose most recent book Undoing Drugs: The Untold Story of Harm Reduction and the Future of Addiction has just been released in paperback. P... Read more

Changing Portland's City Government Encore

Airs at: Mon, 09/05/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
  This program aired originally on August 1, 2022 This November Portland voters will have an opportunity to vote on a complex measure that would amend the city charter in some drastic ways. The changes include rank voting, expanding the city council to 12 members who would... Read more