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Airs at: Wed, 09/30/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Interview with Marcia Hocker

Airs at: Fri, 09/11/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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KBOO host Marcia Hocker joins us to share stories about her childhood in New York, and her father, who was among the first Black officers in the New York Police Department. Read more

Physicians for Human Rights: Policing and Public Health

Airs at: Thu, 09/03/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
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Physicians for Human Rights hosts a conversation on policing and public health, focusing on the impact of harmful law enforcement practices in the age of COVID-19. The three panelists featured in this discussion are Rhea Boyd, a pediatric doctor and leader of the Californi... Read more

KBOO's 2020 National Conventions Roundtable

Airs at: Fri, 08/28/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tonight the KBOO evening news and Public Affairs department are joining to bring you a post 2020 National Convention Roundtable with some of your favorite KBOO programmers!! Thank you to all the volunteers who came together to make this happen! In the age of misinformation ... Read more

The Hanford Plaintiffs:  Voices from the Fight for Atomic Justice

Airs at: Thu, 08/06/2020 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
  The Cascadia Film Arts Festival:  Living in a Nuclear Landscape introduces Trishia Pritikin's book:  The Hanford Plaintiffs:  Voices from the Fight for Atomic Justice, with the help of Karen Dorn-Steele, former investigative journalist from Spokane Spokesman Review, and ... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 07/29/20

Airs at: Wed, 07/29/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Palestine Day of Rage in Portland

Airs at: Fri, 07/03/2020 at 10:00am - 10:30am
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Portland supporters of Palestinian equal rights joined dozens of other cities this week in a Day of Rage for Palestine. The protest focus included condemnation of Israel’s annexation attempts in the West Bank. Protest organizers say, "We recognize that this is the latest m... Read more

Live Reports from Portland Protests on 06/01/20

Airs at: Mon, 06/01/2020 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Special program featuring audio from protests in Portland, and live call-ins from the protest march. Read more

KBOO's Giving Tuesday Now! Special

Airs at: Tue, 05/05/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Tuesday May 5th has been dubbed ‘Giving Tuesday Now’ - a day to raise awareness and support for struggling nonprofits across the US. On Tuesday, May 5th, at 9 AM, KBOO will host a Giving Tuesday Special, featuring non-profit organizers talking about their strife and Triumph... Read more

Native communities request a cancellation of the 2020 salmon fishing season. Listen here to a Bristol Bay Town Hall discussion hosted by KDLG

Airs at: Thu, 04/30/2020 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Bristol Bay, Alaska is the source of the largest sockeye run on the planet, located south of Iliamna Lake, at the terminus of several salmon rivers. The main communities are the town of Dillingham, pop. 2,500-ish; and the village & surrounding area of Naknek, pop. 900. Each... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 04/29/20

Airs at: Wed, 04/29/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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