Energy/Natural Resources

NOTICE: KBOO’s board meeting scheduled for Monday, July 22nd at 6PM has been cancelled. The reason for the cancellation is that many board members are traveling/on vacation and so quorum is not possible. The next scheduled board meeting will be on Monday, August 26th at 6PM. Questions or comments can be emailed boardfeedback@kboo.org. Thank you.

The Old Mole Variety for July 22nd, 2019

Airs at: Mon, 07/22/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris hosts this episode of the Old Mole  Tom Becker reads an essay by Tom Engelhardt entitled "We're Not the Good Guys." Engelhardt highlights the hypocrisy of the U.S. Military, the U.S. Government and the news media in there portrayal of the U.S. military's ... Read more

Chernobyl: Nuclear Drama on HBO

Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Movie Moles Laurie Mercier and Frann Michel discuss the HBO miniseries Chernobyl and some responses to it.  While there has been widespread praise for the aesthetics and emotional impact of the drama, and many appreciate its allegorical message about  climate catastrophe, ... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for 07/15/19

Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Laurie Mercier hosts this Old Mole, which includes: Brian Willson: Nicaragua and the Lies They Tell Us: Laurie speaks to S. Brian Willson about his antiwar activism, his recent book Don’t Thank Me for My Service, and his recent reporting on the attempted US coup in Nicaragu... Read more

Crude Bailout

Airs at: Mon, 07/15/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Have you wondered how Zenith Energy got a foothold in Portland to expand a moribund asphalt terminal into the largest tar sands export terminal on the West Coast? An investigative report, to be released on July 15, 2019, by the Center for a Sustainable Economy, reveals that... Read more

Oil Train Response Bill Passes Oregon Senate (at last)

Airs at: Mon, 07/08/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
On June 29, in 11th hour fashion, the Oregon Legislature approved a bill (HB 2209) with bipartisan support to better prepare Oregon to respond to oil spills from high-hazard trains that carry millions of gallons of crude oil through the state. HB 2209 will require railroads... Read more

Interview with Meghan Sinnott about the World Naked Bike Ride on 6.29.2019

  Full interview with one of the main organizers of the 2019 World Naked Bike Ride (WNBR), Meghan Sinnott   Happening this Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at 8pm at Laurelhurst Park   More information here: https://pdxwnbr.org/     After Party: Hey Love PDX 10:00 – close... Read more

Five Years . . .

Airs at: Fri, 06/28/2019 at 12:00am - 3:00am
    Celebrating Five Years of The Sacred Circle "TEMENOS" -Radio Show - with Diablo -Dirty Diablo on KBOO Community Radio! Just playing some of my favorite Music and focusing on all the things I just love! Wrapping up 5 years of doing this show and a whole month of Pedal... Read more

Five Years . . .

Airs at: Fri, 06/28/2019 at 12:00am - 3:00am
.   Celebrating Five Years of The Sacred Circle "TEMENOS" -Radio Show - with Diablo -Dirty Diablo on KBOO Community Radio! Favorite music and favorite things I love! Wrapping up 5 years of doing this show and a whole month of Pedalpalooza! Show kicks off RIGHT after The ... Read more

Kalama Methanol: Perspective from the Puget Sound

Airs at: Mon, 07/01/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
For nearly five years the community of Kalama has been fighting the world's largest methanol refinery proposed for the Port of Kalama. Until recently the community felt isolated and invisible as they struggled to stop this massive project, proposed by a Chinese-backed compa... Read more

Forest Health and Climate Change

Airs at: Mon, 06/24/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick interviews Brenna Bell, a forest protector with an extensive background in environmental law and education, who is Policy Director and Attorney for Bark, an organization dedicated to the preservation and restoration of Mt. Hood National Forest. Read more