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Fri 1/24/2020 1:00 pm

People United features Jeff Travillion, Travis County Commissioner for Precinct One, on government, community, and equity.

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Sat 1/18/2020 7:00 pm

En celebración de los 25 años al aire del programa radial “La Hora Andina” y la radio comunitaria KOOP 91.7 FM, la Alianza Culutral Latinoamericana les invita al primer Café con Letras de la década, un concierto extraordinario con música de los diferentes paises que comparten la cordillera de los Andes. Presentando al piano a la maestra y misma productora del programa, la música boliviana Gilka Céspedes, junto a un selecto grupo de músicos de nuestra comunidad, Ana Cantú, Juan Antonio de los Angeles, Eduardo Cassapia, Javier Jara, Juan Cazorla y Jacco Velarde.

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Fri 1/17/2020 1:00 pm

People United presents the second in its two-part coverage of the panel "Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black," convened during Austin Black Pride's third annual festival, and featuring Jeremy Teal, Fum Fum Ko, Constance Upshaw, Fatima Mann, and Sam Davis.  Upshaw, Austin Black Pride's outreach director, moderated the panel.  In this episode, the panelists continue to take questions from the moderator and also begin to take questions from the audience.

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Wed 1/15/2020 7:00 pm

CALLING ALL DEAD ANIMALS!! CALLING ALL DEAD ANIMALS!!

Wednesday, January 15 it's that time again to GET DOWN to Sahara Lounge for KOOP's Dead Animal GET DOWN ii

Featuring performances from:

Little Mazarn
https://www.littlemazarn.net/home

Julian Neel
https://www.julianneel.com/

Cartright
https://cartright.bandcamp.com/

The Majical Power

Dead Animal
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Tue 1/14/2020 9:00 am

Under the X in Texas welcomes Ameripolitan Music artists Dale Watson & Celine Lee in studio before Dale Watson and His Lone Stars headline KOOP's 25th B-Day Party @ Antone's Jan 25th and The 7th Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards Show in Memphis Feb 24th.  Tuesday, 1/14, 9-11am.  

Mon 1/13/2020 1:30 pm

KOOP’s series Boots On The Air continues Monday, Jan. 13 at 1:30pm CST / GMT -6. (1330 hrs. We’ll be reporting and discussing several important veterans’ news stories, including about the Department of Veterans Affairs recruiting efforts, new services for vets who have suffered military sexual trauma, and an odd tale of a scam to convince young people they have been drafted into the army. We also welcome the CEO of the National Veterans Memorial and Museum, retired Lieutenant General Michael Ferriter. Join US Army vet Michael A. Brown and KOOP’s Greg Ciotti and Bob Dailey for veterans’... Read more

Fri 1/10/2020 1:00 pm

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of the panel "Too Black to Be Queer, Too Queer to Be Black," convened during Austin Black Pride's third annual festival, and featuring Jeremy Teal, Fum Fum Ko, Constance Upshaw, Fatima Mann, and Sam Davis.  Upshaw, Austin Black Pride's outreach director, moderated the panel.  In this episode, the panelists take questions exclusively from the moderator.  (Next week's episode has them also taking questions from the audience.)

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Fri 1/3/2020 1:00 pm

People United features cultural critic and social-media activist Lindy West on her memoir Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman, the basis for the subsequent Hulu series starring Aidy Bryant.

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Fri 12/27/2019 1:00 pm

People United talks about the mental health of Palestinians living under Israel's occupation with Samah Jabr, a psychiatrist and psychotherapist from East Jerusalem, and Alexandra Dols, a filmmaker from Paris.  Dols' film Beyond the Frontlines: Resistance and Resilience in Palestine documents life in East Jerusalem, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip, as it draws on Jabr's insights about mental health in these occupied territories.

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Sat 12/21/2019 7:00 pm

Saturday, Dec 21st, join us at 7pm at Barrel O' Fun (1911 Aldrich St; inside of Alamo Drafthouse Mueller) for a night of progressive rock featuring Memry Man (new band from Robert Howard of Seven Circles) and electric violin sound-sculpturess Violinda Lola!

Full bar, tasty food options, and FREE ADMISSION! See you there!

21+ after 8 PM

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