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Fri 3/9/2018 1:00 pm

People United features Virginia Grise performing, and also talking about, The Panza Monologues, the play she wrote with Irma Mayorga, based on Chicana women's stories about "that roll of belly we all try to hide!"

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Fri 3/2/2018 1:00 pm

People United features historian Rachel Ida Buff on her book Against the Deportation Terror: Organizing for Immigrant Rights in the Twentieth Century, which focuses on the work of those associated with the American Committee for the Protection of the Foreign Born (ACPFB), from its origins during the Great Depression through the Reagan Era.

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Wed 2/28/2018 12:00 pm

The International Folk Bazaar welcomes four Austin artists with international perspectives - Leti Garza, Shirley Johnson, Paula Maya, and Julie Slim - each of whom will be part of the "ATX Celebrates International Women's Day" event coming up on March 8 at the Spider House Ballroom. Wednesday at 12 noon.

Tue 2/27/2018 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas hosts Canadian singer songwriter guitarist Sue Foley in studio with her new album The Ice Queen before the cd releases at Antone's Nightclub & The Cactus Cafe all during KOOP's shortened 2018 Spring Membership Drive , so donate now supporting your favorite programs & community radio station! Tuesday, 2-27, 9am-11am. 
 

Fri 2/23/2018 1:00 pm

People United presents the second in its two-part coverage of a Democratic candidates forum for Texas's 10th US congressional district, hosted by Wooten, Highland and Skyview Democrats.  Matt Harris, Tami Walker, Kevin Nelson, Madeline K. Eden, Tawana Walter-Cadien, and Mike Siegel are competing for their party's 2018 nomination to challenge Republican incumbent Michael McCaul in the fall.  (In 2018, early primary voting runs through Friday, March 2.  Primary electon day is Tuesday, March 6.)  This episode has the candidates... Read more

Fri 2/16/2018 3:30 pm

Jon Langford of The Mekons / The Three Johns / The Waco Brothers / The Four Lost Souls will be calling in to play a track from his musical catalog.

Fri 2/16/2018 1:00 pm

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of a Democratic candidates forum for Texas's 10th US congressional district, hosted by Wooten, Highland and Skyview Democrats.  Matt Harris, Tami Walker, Kevin Nelson, Madeline K. Eden, Tawana Walter-Cadien, and Mike Siegel are competing for their party's 2018 nomination to challenge Republican incumbent Michael McCaul in the fall.  (In 2018, early primary voting runs from Tuesday, Feburary 20, through Friday, March 2.  Primary electon day is Tuesday, March 6.)

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Tue 2/13/2018 2:30 pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Tuesday, February 13 at 2:30pm CDT (1430 hrs). The February theme is "Veterans Getting Educated in Central Texas." We will explore what veterans need to know about educational opportunities, options, financing, and what to watch out for when choosing a school.

If you are a US military veteran, this program is for you. Join former Army First Sergeant Perry Jefferies, former Army Specialist 4 Michael A. Brown, and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti for veterans news and good conversations with people and organizations dedicated to veterans’... Read more

Fri 2/9/2018 1:00 pm

People United features Travis County Clerk Dana DeBeauvoir on election interference and the responsibility of elected officials to protect the integrity of the voting process.

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Tue 2/6/2018 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes back from Italy, 2018 Ameripolitan Music Rockabilly Band Nominees, The Don Diego Trio performing live in studio songs off their new album Greetings From Austin, before the 5th Annual Awards show in Memphis the 13th. Tuesday, 2/6, 9-11 a.m.  

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