Burn, baby, burn

Air date: 
Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Abe and Joe dig in to an IMF report on the true cost of fossil fuels.
What is the true price of the fossil fuel economy? Far higher than you might think, according to a new analysis from the International Monetary Fund. Not only is fossil fuel extraction subsidized by governments everywhere, but taxpayers end up footing the bill for the extensive environmental, public health, and military costs that go hand in hand with the hydrocarbon economy. The price, in the end? Too high for you and I -- and the planet -- to bear.

Clinton Fearon Solo Acoustic Set - Live at KBOO

Program: 
Shocks of Sheba
Air date: 
Thu, 06/04/2015 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Short Description: 
Clinton Fearon Live at KBOO
We are pleased to welcome Clinton Fearon to KBOO for a special solo acoustic set.
Clinton was a member of the classic reggae group "The Gladiators" for 18 years, and has been recording and performing solo and with The Boogie Brown Band for at least that long.   A living legend, he'll be joining us in the studios at noon. 

Being Black In The Workplace

Air date: 
Thu, 06/04/2015 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Are we STILL dealing with job discrimination in 2015?
On the next EarToTheStreets:

Listen-in on a panel discussion with Black Portlanders about the struggles of getting a job and staying on the job with fingers crossed.

Are we STILL dealing with job discrimination in 2015? Why is this? Listen to what folks are doing to work to stay on the job with dignity despite the affects that discrimination causes.

Plus live music and more! Thank you for listening and thank you for supporting KBOO.

And as always: Time To Wake Up So We Can Rise Up!

The Liar + In The Next Room

Program: 
Stage and Studio
Air date: 
Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Artists Rep's "The Liar" + Profile Theatre's "In The Next Room"

Dmae Roberts goes on location to Artists Repertory Theatre and Profile Theatre, which is one of the companies in resident there. First she talks to artistic director Damaso Rodriguez on opening day of the French farce The Liar newly adapted by David Ive and running till June 21st.. We get a heads up on the 2015-16 season! Then we visit with Adriana Baer, Profile Theatre's artistic director who opens Sara Ruhl's In the Next Room, or the vibrator play on June 11th.  

Out Loud kicks off pride season by celebrating queer storytelling and welcoming your calls

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 06/02/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Out Loud kicks off pride season by celebrating queer storytelling and welcoming your calls

Pride season has arrived and it's time to celebrate our community!
Out Loud kicks off pride season by celebrating queer storytelling and welcoming your calls, as we begin to say our goodbyes.

Angela Davis - Living the Legacy: The Meaning of Freedom

Air date: 
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Angela Davis at PSU in January 2015
MLK Tribute: Angela Davis Keynote
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 6:00pm

ANGELA DAVIS Author, Educator and Activist Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation’s quest for social justice. Her work as an educator – both at the university level and in the larger public sphere – has always emphasized the importance of building communities of struggle for economic, racial, and gender justice. Professor Davis’ teaching career has taken her to San Francisco State University, Mills College, and UC Berkeley.

Stacy Wakefield on her novel "The Sunshine Crust Baking Factory"

Program: 
Between the Covers
Air date: 
Thu, 06/11/2015 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short Description: 
Stacy Wakefield on her novel "The Sunshine Crust Baking Factory"

Host Lisa Loving speaks with Stacy Wakefield about her novel, "The Sunshine Crust Baking Factory."

Sid arrives in New York City in 1995 eager to join the anarchist squatting scene. She's got a tattoo, she listens to the right bands . . . so why would she get a job and rent some tiny shoe-box apartment when she could take over a whole building with a gang of wild young pirates? But the Lower East Side is changing; there are no more empty buildings, the squats are cliquey and full.

Walking in Two Worlds from the series Making Contact

Program: 
Radiozine
Air date: 
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Walking in Two Worlds from the series Making Contact

Making Contact takes us to Alaska's Tongass Forest, where the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act turned tribes into corporations and sparked a lengthy logging frenzy. In this radio adaptation of the documentary film, Walking in Two Worlds, we meet a Tlingit brother and sister, who are trying to heal both the forest and their native community.

We will be speaking with Sophie Lippert about Vibrant Studios space and events

Program: 
The Melting Pot
Air date: 
Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
We will be speaking with Sophie Lippert about Vibrant Studios space and events
Vibrant Studios is expanding as a community space and you can now share your slills there. We will be speaking with Sophie Lippert about Vibrant Studios space and events while playing you "The Best Music youve Never Heard"

Vibrant Studios is a unique and innovative space for cultivating community through yoga, dance, music, and food. Located in downtown Portland, Vibrant Studios features daily movement classes, weekly musical offerings, and bi-monthly plant-based dinners, all with the intention of creating safe and supportive space for people to connect with each other and find optimal health and happiness.

Naomi Klein — Atmospheric Consequences

Program: 
Alternative Radio
Air date: 
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Short Description: 
Naomi Klein — Atmospheric Consequences

Naomi Klein of Canada is an award-winning journalist, author and filmmaker. Her articles appear in major newspapers and magazines all over the world. She is the author of the bestsellers No Logo, The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything.
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