Women

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Women's Day METAL SPECIAL

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Join Metal Margin host The Metal Maestra for this Women's Day Special -- tune in for women in doom, thrash, and fantasy metal, including 2 interviews with powerhouse vocalists Kayla Dixon of Witch Mountain (PORTLAND-based Doom) and Maggie Carlton of PA-based Illusions of Gr... Read more

Buscando America on 02/23/21

Airs at: Tue, 02/23/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Art by Brianna McCarthy. En este episodio platicamos con Samantha Perez-Alicea, artista puertoriqueña que platicó con nosotres sobre la identidad Boricua , Afro Latinx y la resistencia a través del cuerpo con las Bombas y la Plenas. Presentamos también Autoetnografía y Pai... Read more

Glennon Doyle | LOVE WARRIOR

Airs at: Sun, 02/21/2021 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Open Air
Glennon Doyle is the author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller Love Warrior, an Oprah’s Book Club selection, as well as the New York Times Bestseller Carry On, Warrior.   LOVE WARRIOR is a gorgeous and inspiring account of how we are born to be warriors: strong, powerful ... Read more

The Gap: Spreading the Black Joy Virus and Community Resiliency in the Ice Storm

Airs at: Fri, 02/19/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap, Tammy and Althea start by interviewing S. Renee Mitchell, the founder of I Am M.O.R.E. a nationally award-winning, youth-leadership program. Mitchell has developed a creative-and arts-based, intergenerational endeavor that is intended to incre... Read more

Buscando America on 02/16/21

Airs at: Tue, 02/16/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  En este programa festejamos el cumpleaños de Audre Lorde y escuchamos fragmentos de Usos de lo erótico: Lo erótico como poder, texto publicado en 1978. También escuchamos la reflexión de Angeley sobre el crecer Afrolatinx aquí en EEUU a través de  #DefineBLACK. Además, ... Read more

OJRC Legislative Agenda

Airs at: Mon, 02/15/2021 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Karen James speaks with Zach Winston, Policy Director with Oregon Justice Resource Center, an organization that promotes civil rights and improves legal representation for underserved communities.  Zach Winston discusses OJRC’s priorities for the 2021 Oregon legislative ses... Read more

The Gap: Police Union Contract Negotiation and Spreading Love Ahead of Valentine's Day

Airs at: Fri, 02/12/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of The Gap, Tammy and Althea talk about the Portland Police contract negotiation with two community organizers, Emory Mort and Caryn Shebowich. We learn about how this year's contract negotiation is different than year's previous and what changes communit... Read more

Buscando America on 02/09/21

Airs at: Tue, 02/09/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  En esta emisión escuchamos  Cenotes Oniricos, una cápsula desde el desierto de Mojave con Blanca Villalobos y Elizabeth, sobre la importancia de conectar con los cielos obscuros y sin estrellas.  Desde Chile escuchamos Resiste Tierra sobre las manifestaciones que se han ... Read more

The Gap: Letters of Calling it Quits, and Mercury is Retrograde!

Airs at: Fri, 02/05/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap, Tammy and Althea discuss two influential figures who are calling it quits, Trump vis a vis SAG, and Jeff Bezos vis a vis being the CEO of Amazon. Trump's letter to the Screen Actors Guild was funny enough that we initially thought it was fake!... Read more