NOTICE: KBOO’s board meeting scheduled for Monday, July 22nd at 6PM has been cancelled. The reason for the cancellation is that many board members are traveling/on vacation and so quorum is not possible. The next scheduled board meeting will be on Monday, August 26th at 6PM. Questions or comments can be emailed email@example.com. Thank you.
Tue, 07/16/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
En esta emisión conocerás en la sección NOMADXS a Elizabeth Pakravan
promotora cultural y asesora comercial y de negocios originaria de Paraguay.
En Krónikas de Viaje escucharán sobre las razones para decir no al TPP11,
un tratado comercial que promueve EEUU y que involucra...
Thu, 07/11/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Portland author Renee Watson discusses her latest book, "Watch Us
Rise." This episode originally aired Feb 07, 2019 on Black Book Talk.
Jasmine and Chelsea are best friends on a mission--they're sick of the way
women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, so...
Mon, 07/08/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Voices from the June 21 Extinction Rebellion/Sunrise Movement rally in
downtown Portland that culminated with activists blocking the street in front
of Portland City Hall for several hours. Among the activists' demands was a
call for Mayor Wheeler to declare a climate emerg...
Mon, 07/01/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Bill Resnick reads from "Rise of the Student Worker" in Red Pepper, exploring
the changing social/political position of student. Through the mid
20th century they were relatively privileged, mostly from the top 30% and
highly subsidized by cheap tuition, housing, and food -...
Mon, 07/01/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
The Oregon State Legislature adjourned Sine Die on Sunday, June 30, ending
the 2019 regular legislative session. A number of bills to reform Oregon's
criminal justice were passed this year including a major juvenile justice
reform package. This week on Prison Pipeline we di...
Wed, 06/26/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Host Jenna Yokoyama talks to Prof. Karina Moreno about the inhumane treatment
of migrant children at detention centers. Prof Moreno is an associate
professor at Hunter College's Department of Urban Studies at the City
Universty of New York.She is a native of Monterrey, N...
Thu, 06/27/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
In this episode, we talk with Michael Kupperman, author of the book All the
Answers from Simon & Schuster’s Gallery 13. All the Answers is a graphic
memoir of Michael’s father, Joel Kupperman, who became famous during World
War II as the youngest member of the Quiz Kids rad...
Mon, 06/17/2019 at 1:00am - 2:00am
Suzanne LaGrande interviews Chris Wilson, author of The Master Plan, an
inspiring memoir of a man sentenced to life in prison, who decided to create
a new future for himself.
Growing up in a tough Washington, D.C., neighborhood, Chris Wilson was so
afraid for his life ...
Sun, 06/30/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Suzanne LaGrande interviews Jerry Mintz, a leading voice in the alternative
school movement for over 30 years and founder of the Alternative Resource
Education Organization (AERO). He talks about the philosophy of alternative
schools in AERO and some of the similarities and...
Mon, 06/17/2019 at 12:00am - 12:45am
Students, teachers, counselors and parents are told that to get a good job
they must obtain a college degree. Yet, many students graduate from college
with enormous debt and limited job prospects. There is an alternative, and
one that not many people have heard about. On to...