Housing/Homelessness

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.

Wimby Tenant Union Action

Airs at: Mon, 11/26/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Laurie Mercier talks with Margot Black of Portland Tenants’ United and with Mercy Strongheart of the Wimby Tenants Union about the Nov. 26th press conference at Wimbledon Square and Gardens to demand a rent abatement for ongoing livability issues, and about organizing fo... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for November 26, 2018

Airs at: Mon, 11/26/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Laurie Mercier hosts this episode and we hear these segments:   Bill Resnick talks with Johanna Bozuma about making PG&E in CA a publically-owned and responsibly-run utility. Laurie talks with Margot Black of Portland Tenants’ United and with Mercy Strongheart with the... Read more

Right 2 Survive in Southeast

Airs at: Mon, 11/19/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Jan Haaken talks with activists from Right 2 Survive including Sandra Comstock and Jeff Liddicoat, about the campaign for a village in SE Portland,  resistance to the enhanced surveillance district in Portland’s central eastside (also known as a homeless exclusion distri... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for November 19, 2018

Airs at: Mon, 11/19/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Joe Clement hosts this episode and we hear: Bill Resnick and Larry Klineman talk about local and national immigration politics, including the defeat of Measure 105. Larry Bowlden reviews Barbara Kingsolver's latest novel, Unsheltered. Joe shares special audio and music abo... Read more

Climate Change, Conflict, and Refugees

Airs at: Mon, 11/12/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Thom Becker reads from an article entitled “Climate Change Is Increasing Regional Conflict and Creating Millions of Refugees Across the Globe” By Steve Trent  for the online news page, AlterNet. Photo: Syrian refugee camp in Suruc, Turkey (September 7, 2017) Photo Credit: ... Read more

Positive Charge!

Airs at: Wed, 11/14/2018 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for The RadioActivist
  We are inundated by news of hate and intolerance in our newsfeeds, on the radio, and on TV on a daily basis. How can we deal with all this bad stuff without feeling helpless, depressed, and outraged? Two years ago, a group of women representing different religions, sexua... Read more

Corvallis Renters Crisis - Affordability, Availability, Questionable Practices Part 2

Airs at: Fri, 11/09/2018 at 10:00am - 10:15am
Produced for Valley Views
Andrea Haverkamp is a PhD student in Environmental Engineering and Queer Studies at Oregon State University.  Her personal mission is to advance social justice and gender equity in engineering.  She is the host of Labour Wave, a radical, leftist working class podcast in Cor... Read more

Homeless Families

Airs at: Wed, 06/14/2006 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Hole in the Bucket
Homeless Families Read more

Mental Illness

Airs at: Wed, 05/31/2006 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Hole in the Bucket
Mental Illness Criminal Justice Multnomah County Cuts Read more

Dignity Village

Airs at: Wed, 05/10/2006 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Hole in the Bucket
Community Dignity Village Poetry Read more