Ear to the Streets of Portland

Tune-in to ‘Ear To The Streets of Portland’. This program will have conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas in Oregon, and music of all genres in free-form. The goal with 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' is create thoughts around organizing and bring people together for understanding and ideas for proactive approach to for and about Black Portlanders. Tune-in every 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month...starting at 7:00pm. Follow 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' on Twitter!
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Ear To The Streets Welcomes Black Parent Initiative

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Thu, 09/04/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Help welcome first time ever to KBOO Community Radio airwaves Black Parent Initiative

 On the next Ear To The Streets of Portland.....help welcome first time ever to KBOO Community Radio airwaves Alonzo Chadwick of Black Parent Initiative (BPI) to talk about their work to empower Black parents and families by way of education and to mobilize parents and caregivers of Black and multi-ethnic children to ensure they have the resources to move along to be the best that they can be.

We will also speak with a parent that has worked with BPI, the struggles of what it means to be a father in this today, and why BPI is so passionate in the work being done to organize Black families. Their 5th Annual Parent Syposium is September 6th 9am-4pm

Ear to The Streets welcomes Teressa Raiford back to KBOO studios

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Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas in
Tune in for the next Ear To The Streets of Portland...

Ear to The Streets welcomes Teressa Raiford back to KBOO studios. We will talk about the current events around police accountability, local leadership here in Portland, Oregon, and organizing. Starting at 7:00pm

Stay tuned from 8:00-10:00 for music!


And remember: TIME TO WISE UP SO WE CAN RISE UP!!

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Ear to the Streets of Portland on 08/07/14

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Thu, 08/07/2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas

Ear to the Streets of Portland on 07/17/14

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Thu, 07/17/2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas

Ear to the Streets of Portland on 06/19/14

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Thu, 06/19/2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Conversations around organizing in the Black/African community in Portland and surrounding areas

Ear To The Streets of Portland....Welcomes GOOD IN THE HOOD-2014

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Thu, 06/05/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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It's about that time...Good In The Hood is around the corner June 27-29. Tune-in 6/5 to hear more!
On the next Ear To The Streets of Portland on KBOO Community Radio:

We welcome one of the pioneers of the annual festival Good In The Hood....Mr. Bob Foster.

Good In The Hood was founded in 1990 started by members of the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. We will ask Mr. Foster about the history of North/Northeast Portland and why starting GITH was so important and how the festival became success even through the challenges. GITH starts at the end of June every year.

Put the Good In The Hood 'Kick-Off Party' June 21, 2014 starting at 6:00pm on your calendars!

Feeling Better Inside And Out with ANISA MARIE of BEST BROW

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Thu, 05/15/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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We speak with young entrepreneur and business owner ANISA MARIE of 'BEST BROW'


On the next Ear To The Streets of Portland:

We speak with young entreprenur and business owner ANISA MARIE of 'BEST BROW'. 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' seeks to continue to showcase and introduce business, Black businees leaders, organizers, and organizations of and by Black/African people in and around Portland Oregon.

Anisa Marie doesn't just own a business to make you look lovely on the outside, but she also strives to help you feel better on the inside. Join us for conversation on using beauty to distress from the trauma of being abused. Listen to Anisa share her story and how she is using her work to help others feel good about themselves inside and out. May 15 from 7-10 (8-10 will be music).

5/1 - Roots, Reality, & Rhyme with poet Turiya Autry

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Thu, 05/01/2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Ear To The Streets of Portland welcomes: Roots, Reality, & Rhyme
Coming up on 'Ear To The Streets of Portland' on KBOO: We welcome Turiya Autry...the author of her latest book of poetry ‘Roots, Reality, & Rhyme’. Turiya will be reading poetry LIVE and on-air May 1, 2014 starting at 7:00pm


Make a donation to KBOO and get your copy of 'Roots, Reality, & Rhyme', and if you are able to...come down to KBOO to have your copy signed by Turiya. May 1, 2014 starting at 7pm.

www.TuriyaAutry.com

 

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