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Conversations On Writing- Ursula K. Le Guin with David Naimon
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Conversations On Writing

Airs at: Fri, 04/27/2018 at 1:30pm - 2:00pm
    Ursula K. Le Guin led an exemplary and powerful life, leaving a legacy of humanitarian spirit, wit and thoughtfully crafted literary art. The world grieved (and still grieves) from her passing, which happened January 22, 2017. Her posthumous book, Conversations on Writ... Read more

The KBOO News Investigative Team Scrutinzes Portland Police Oversight

Airs at: Fri, 12/01/2017 at 2:15pm - 4:15pm
     KBOO News Investigators, Jasmin Moneymaker and Sam Bouman talke to local activists and policy shapers: Dan Handelman, Maria Hammer, Teressa Raiford, Kalei and Ted Luyben Read more

News and Public Affairs Day on 12/01/17

Airs at: Fri, 12/01/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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News and Public Affairs Day: Community Forum on Police Accountability

Airs at: Fri, 12/01/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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KBOO reporters Sam Bouman and Jasmin Moneymaker speak with a panel of guests with many years and varieties of experience advocating for greater accountability, reform and positive change in Portland's sytem of law enforcement. The discussion is rooted in the City of Portlan... Read more

The Portland Entheogenic Exploration Society

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Helen Daring from PEERS: Portland Entheogenic Exploration Society colloquially known as Portland's Psychedelic Society talks about international science news involving studies supporting micro-dosing that successfully treats certain mental and physical health challenges. R... Read more

The Hollywood Murders Special

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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  KBOO Evening News Reporter Tom Flynn speaks frankly with those affected and  at the center of the tragic stabbings that brought Portland, Oregon into national attention as a city that is grappling with a long history of white supremacy and terrorism. By speaking with Mic... Read more

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum Talks Civil Rights

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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       Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum is Oregons first female AG and she's been busy championing and fighting for civil rights and for the extinction of white supremacy and fascism. Kboo Evening News reporter Annette Newell sits down with Rosenblum for a close to the hea... Read more

Damon Motz-Story from the Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibilty

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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     Damon Motz-Story from the Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility talks about Oregon PSR's campaign that was born out of the hate crimes and the emoldening of white supremacy. One such emoldened move that OPSR is fighting is from the Oregons For Immigration Reform... Read more

Amy Knight, author of Orders to Kill

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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      New York Times critically acclaimed author Amy Knight is considered the wests foremost scholar of the KGB, now named the FSB. Amy's latest book: Orders to Kill exposes the journalists and political critics that have turned up dead under Putins influence. Mz. Knight ... Read more

An interview with Stacey Tran

Airs at: Fri, 09/22/2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
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  As a part of KBOO's  News and Public Affairs Day, Pacific Underground will be interviewing local writer Stacey Tran. She curates Tender Table and her writing can be found in diaCRITICS, The Fanzine, Gramma, and The Volta. Wendy's Subway released her first chapbook, Fake ... Read more