KOOP News

Photo: Jessica Gordon Nembhard
Friday 12/26, 1:00pm

People United features political economist Jessica Gordon Nembhard talking with Carlos Pérez de Alejo of Cooperation Texas about her book Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative Economic Thought and Practice.

Wednesday 12/31, 5:15pm

18 game softball schedule comes to an end... Your "KOOP Killawatts" turn season around start 0-4, and beat Austin Chronicle 19-13 to win 4th straight playoff game and become first team in Alternative Softball League (ASL) history to win two Championships... Radio for People (and occasionally softball) Not for Profits!!

KOOP News Archive

Fri 12/19/2014 1:00 pm

People United features geographer Eliot Tretter on the struggle between environmental activists and the business community in Austin and its consequent impact on the development of the city's downtown

Tue 12/16/2014 9:00 am

Austin favorites Beto and the Fairlanes invade Studio 1 and will talk about their new release, Merry TeXmas, and their upcoming show on December 21 at the One World Theater. Piper LeMoine, host of Rancho Alegre, subs for Ted Branson for this very special edition of Under the X in Texas. Tues, 12/16 9-11am.

Mon 12/15/2014 7:00 pm

Tune in for tonight's What's Your Status Christmas Party! Makalah catches up with special guests The Levites who will perform also classic Christmas favorites! Listen to them live on koop.org at 7:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.

Fri 12/12/2014 4:30 pm

It may not yet feel like it here in Austin, but winter is fast approaching—and there’s no nation better situated to sing about it than Canada.

Join us this Friday at 4:30 PM for a wintry mix—not of snow and rain, but of Canadian songs about the bitter cold, the fluffy snow, the frozen winter, and the mornings spent under warm blankets, not wanting to get out of bed. We’ll be featuring artists including Said The Whale, Rah Rah, The Zolas, The Weakerthans, Dinosaur Bones, The Acorn, and many more.

So grab a mug of hot cocoa, pull up those thick woolen socks, wrap yourself in a... Read more

Fri 12/12/2014 2:00 pm

Thorne Dreyer's guests on Rag Radio are historian Philip L. Russell, author of the textbook, The History of Mexico: From Pre-Conquest to Present, and Johnny Hazard, Rag Blog Mexico City correspondent. Philip will dissect Peña Nieto's presidency and they will discuss the dramatic events, including mass demonstrations, over the disappearance -- and apparent murder -- of 43 students.