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Keeping It Real, with Lisa Loving

  A one-hour morning weekly show, Thursdays at 8:00am Journalist Lisa Loving brings grassroots activists on the air to talk about local issues -- and what YOU can do to plug into community movements, now.          Read more

Negotiating Dramatic Events

  “Every sponsor is necessarily a leader. The stakes are huge. A human life, and usually the happiness of a whole family, hangs in the balance. What the sponsor does and says, how well he estimates the reactions of his prospects, how well he times and makes his presentatio... Read more

Defending the Humanity of People Who Sell Drugs

Airs at: Wed, 05/17/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
On this edition of Free Culture Radio, Defending the Humanity of People Who Sell Drugs: a conversation with Hilary Agro, an anthropology PhD student at the University of British Columbia and a researcher whose studies include drug policy, activism, and the harms of prohibit... Read more

Interview with Opponents of Measure 26-238 Ballot Measure

Airs at: Tue, 05/09/2023 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
Equal Time Interview with Opponents of Ballot Measure 26-238, the Eviction Representation for All ballot measure on the May special election. Read more

The Gap: Eviction Representation for All Extravaganza!

Airs at: Fri, 05/05/2023 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap, Tammy and Althea interview the volunteer campaign coordinators from Eviction Representation for All (ERA)-- Multnomah County Measure 26-238, Colleen Carroll and John Bethencourt. We'll talk about the campaign so far, what eviction court is rea... Read more

Using Data to Help End Homelessness

Airs at: Fri, 05/05/2023 at 11:00am - 11:30am
This episode of Out of the Streets of Portland focuses on one of the most important, time-consuming and altogether under-recognized tasks of the Joint Office of Homeless Services: the collection and analysis of sets of data to help guide and prioritize the work to end homel... Read more

Pushing for Environmentally Friendly Buildings

Airs at: Mon, 05/08/2023 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Transportation is the highest source of greenhouse gas emissions but emissions caused by residential and commercial buildings, including from electricity and natural gas use, are close behind. In 2021, while transportation was responsible for 35% of Oregon's carbon emission... Read more

Interview with Eviction Representation for All advocates

Airs at: Tue, 05/02/2023 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
Please join us for Transpositive on KBOO Community Radio on Tuesday, May 2nd as we talk with advocates from the Vote Yes on Measure 26-238 Ballot Measure on the Multnomah County Ballot this month.  The Measure, also known as the Eviction Representation for All ballot measur... Read more

PDX Progressive Talk Radio - Progressive Action on Housing

Airs at: Wed, 03/22/2023 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
PDX Progressive Talk Radio Takes It To Metro... In this first episode on KBOO Community Radio, we had the absolute pleasure to talk with comedian, Carl Wolfson, and Regional Director of Housing for Metro, Patricia Rojas. We had a great time talking with both individuals and... Read more

Housing First, Not Housing Only

Airs at: Fri, 04/07/2023 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
This month's episode of Out of the Streets of Portland focuses on the Housing First model, a research-based practice which rapidly ends homelessness, is cost-effective, and positively impacts quality of life and community functioning. This model is particularly effective am... Read more