Government/Politics

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

News and Public Affairs Day

Airs at: Fri, 09/23/2016 at 7:00am - 8:00pm
An all-day special featuring talks and interviews with leading scholars and activists - help support KBOO public affairs during our fall membership drive - call 877-500-5266! The day begins with the award-winning program Democracy Now at 7 am At 8, we feature Pulitzer-Priz... Read more

Episode 06

Airs at: Fri, 09/13/2019 at 4:30pm - Thu, 09/30/2021 at 11:45pm
Produced for TRIPP-P
Join the hosts, as we chat about a POT-pourri of Cannabis related topics and headlines. Including: a protest agaisnt a Portland pot shop, strain names, social impact in the history of the plant, a recent Washington State ganja heist, black-market vape cartidges causing dea... Read more

Bomb Trains

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
On July 6, 2013, a train hauling crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region derailed in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, resulting in fires and explosions that killed 47 people and wiped out a large part of the small Canadian town's center. In the six months following the deadly disa... Read more

Youth & Measure 11 Reforms

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Prison Pipeline’s 1-hour Membership Drive Special focuses on the historic passage of SB 1008 by the 2019 Oregon Legislature.  Host Karen James is joined by Babak Zolfaghari-Azar, a Community Healing Initiative Family Care Manager for PortlandOIC + Rosemary Anderson High Sch... Read more

05 TRIPP-P 1Sep2019

Airs at: Fri, 09/06/2019 at 2:15am - Thu, 09/30/2021 at 11:45am
Produced for TRIPP-P
In our 5th podcast, TRIPP-P speaks with Dr. Marisa Zapata [Mah-ree-sah Zah-pah-tah], an Associate Professor of Land Use & Urban Studies Planning and an author of the PSU Homeless Research And Collaborative (HRAC) report that was recently released by Street Roots.   We di... Read more

Would you risk arrest for life on earth?

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Amy Johnson will be speaking with one of the valve turners who spent 6 months in prison for shutting down a tar-sands pipeline in North Dakota on October 11th, 2016, Michael Foster. As well as Bonnie McKinlay, who hosts workshops in Portland, Oregon on Civil Disobedien... Read more

More Talk Radio on 09/02/2019

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 8:00am - 10:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
  Guest host Linda Olson-Osterlund talks to Michael German, a former Special Agent with the FBI specializing in domestic terrorism and covert operations, about his recent piece "What in the world is Adam Schiff thinking with his domestic terrorism bill?" for The Hill, whic... Read more

04 TRIPP-P 20August2019

Airs at: Fri, 08/30/2019 at 12:45am - Thu, 09/30/2021 at 11:45pm
Produced for TRIPP-P
In our fourth episode, we discuss our experiences covering the #PortlandProtest that occurred on Auust 17, 2019. We also discuss the chatter about the inaccurarate reporting of the #PortlandProtest by Andy Ngo, plus the PSU Homeless Research and Action Collaborative articl... Read more

The Heather McCoy Show - Texas Democratic Candidate for the 10th District talks about a proposed bill to criminalize dissent

Airs at: Thu, 08/29/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for The Heather McCoy Show
Against a domestic political backdrop of increasing incidents of racially motivated violence, mass shootings and fascist marches; one Texas congressman Rep. Michael McCaul is proposing a new bill which would broaden the definition of "domestic terrorist"  that could be used... Read more