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An independent voice for 45 years

Donate Now! December 2012 2013 marks the 45th anniversary of KBOO Community Radio going on the air. Since 1968, KBOO has brought you news, information and music you won’t hear anywhere else on the radio dial. Thanks to you, KBOO is still broadcasting and continues to... Read more

12/16 Gus Van Sant hosts screening of his new film Promised Land as a fundraiser for Outside In

You are invited to a special benefit screening of Gus Van Sant's newest film, Promised Land! When: Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 7:30pm Where: Bagdad Theater, 3702 SE Hawthorne Blvd., Portland Cost: ... Read more

12/11 An Inter-Community Dialogue With Evangelical Leader Kevin Palau at the Q Center

Q Center’s InQuisitive Program Presents An Inter-Community Dialogue With Evangelical Leader Kevin Palau, President of Luis Palau Association Q Center continues its greater community bridge building efforts with another round of inter-community dialogues on Tuesday, December ... Read more

12/15 Portland Masquerade Ball

KBOO is a proud sponsor of the Portland Masquerade Ball, December 15 at the Refuge When: December 15th, 9pm-4am Doors open at 8:30 Where: The Refuge, 116 Southeast Yamhill Street  Portland, OR ... Read more

12/6: The Wall Street Conspiracy at the Clinton Street Theater

Join us for the Portland Premiere Screening of The Wall Street Conspiracy Thursday, Dec 6th, 2012; 7 PM, Clinton Street Theater, 2522 SE Clinton St.; Doors open at 6:30 PM. Admission: $6.00 General; $4.00 student/senior The collapse of the U.S. banking system in 2008 had been... Read more

12/5 KBOO Happy Hour Listening Tour

I'd like to invite you and all KPOJ supporters to a "Happy Hour Listening Tour" at the KBOO studios, next Wednesday, December 5th, between 4:00 - 6:00 pm. KBOO is located at 20 SE 8th Ave. Please join us and listen to Democracy Now!, watch our all-volunteer news team create... Read more

11/18, 12/8, 12/9 Fair Trade Holiday Marketplace

Faith Organizations join with the Northwest Fair Trade Coalition to host a Fair Trade Holiday Market Series for ethical holiday shopping Northwest Fair Trade Coalition launches a series of fair trade holiday markets with Portland’s top social justice congregations highlighti... Read more

11/8 Beyond Judy Blume

Bitch Media is presenting a program called "Beyond Judy Blume: Identity and Sexuality in Young Adult Literature" public community forum November 8.When:Thursday, November 8th at 7pmWhere:Smith Memorial Student Union, rm 327, Portland State University Admission is free.Beyon... Read more

10/31 -Vagabond Opera’s Annual Halloween Bash and Ten Year Anniversary Party!

KBOO is a proud sponsor of Vagabond Opera’s Annual Halloween Bash and Ten Year Anniversary Party: The Transylvanian Voodoo Ball, October 31st, 2012 Vagabond Opera raises the dead in style at their sixth annual Halloween bash! The event will ALSO mark the TEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY... Read more

10/12: Gaza's Ark: Breaking the Israeli Naval Blockade

Colonel Ann Wright: Breaking the Israeli Naval Blockade by Sailing with Gaza's exports: A benefit for Gaza’s Ark Veterans For Peace Invites you to hear Col. Ann Wright report on Gaza's Ark, an international effort to focus attention on the inhumane conditions in Gaza and p... Read more