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Airs at: Wed, 04/03/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Join hosts Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande and live guests from grassroots activist movements both near and far, speaking on what’s happening, what should happen next and where you come in. We’ll also hold a seat for new KBOO volunteers joining us in Studio 2 as they learn the ropes of media. That’s every Wednesday morning at 9am on KBOO Community Radio, 90.7FM in Portland, 91.9 FM Hood River, 104.3 FM Corvallis/Albany, plus 24/7 on the nimble and convenient KBOO Radio App for iphones and Androids

Please send in your activist events for the weekly RadioActivist calendar read by real people live on the air. Send your items to lisa@kboo.fm. Late breaking events can be phoned into the fabulous, incredible KBOO Community Radio air room that morning during airtime at 503-231-8187.

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Organizing for Social Justice

Airs at: Wed, 03/20/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Today on The Radio Activst,  Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande talk with social justice consultant and spiritual leader Rabbi Debra Kolodny,  and Will Layng, Executive Director of Jobs With Justice about their work organizing for social justice. Rabbi Kolodny has worked to h... Read more

The Reluctant Radical: New valve-turner documentary

Airs at: Wed, 03/13/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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  Ken Ward was one of a handful of climate change protesters who picked up tools, broke into oil pipeline facilities across the United States, and closed the emergency oil valves carrying tar sands oil as a symbolic gesture in October of 2016. Now there’s a documentary abo... Read more

Organizing for Social Change

Airs at: Wed, 02/27/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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On the RadioActivist this week, Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande interview Dara Snyder and Seemab Hussani. Organizer and educator Dara Snyder will talk with us today about  her work as a community educator with the YMCA of Greater Oregon, and some of the ways in which she ... Read more

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Trauma-Responsive Discourses

Airs at: Wed, 02/20/2019 at 9:00am - 9:30am
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Creator of The Wake, Brittany Wake is an equity, diversity, and inclusion trainer, consultant, and counselor specializing in multiculturalism. She is passionate about mental health and wellness, breaking barriers from marginalization, and healing trauma and she loves engagi... Read more

The RadioActivist on 02/20/19

Airs at: Wed, 02/20/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Partnership for Safety and Justice, YOUtH

Airs at: Wed, 02/13/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Today, on the Radio Activist, hosts Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande will interview Deputy Director Shannon Wight and  Amy Davidson,  Crime Survivor Program Director from the Partnership for Safety and Justice. In the second half of the hour, we'll be speaking with S. Renee... Read more

Art to Show the Impact of Gun Violence: The Soul Box Project

Airs at: Wed, 01/30/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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On October 1, 2017 a gunman opened fire at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, killing 59 people and wounding 441. When TVs, phones and radios blew up with the news, how many of us turned away, thinking, "I can't face this again." After we heard the numbers, learned... Read more

Stopping Gun Violence in Oregon

Airs at: Wed, 01/30/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Today Penny Okamoto from Ceasefire Oregon will talk about the group's efforts to prevent gun violence by advocating effective gun laws. She will also discuss the new fire-arm related legislation that has been introduced into the 2019 legislature, including Student Bill, SB ... Read more

Rev. Mark Knutson on Proposed Oregon Assault Rifle Ban

Airs at: Wed, 01/23/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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This week on The RadioActivist, our guest is Rev. Mark Knutson of the Augustana Lutheran Church. He’ll be speaking on the Lift Every Voice Oregon Interfaith Campaign Vigil and Rally Sunday, Jan. 27, in support of two new bills in the state legislature to ban assault rifle s... Read more

PlayWrite: Social Transformation Through Drama

Airs at: Wed, 01/16/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Lisa Loving and Suzanne LaGrande interview Bruce Livingston, Executive Director of PlayWrite, Coach/actor Victor Mack and playwright Jaclyn, from Mt. Scott LC High School.  PlayWrite brings professional coaches and actors together with youth to write and direct their own ch... Read more