OPB | Aug. 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Bill Messer, an infectious disease expert, about the medicines available to treat Ebola and why, at this point, a focus on those could be counterproductive.
OPB | June 27, 2014 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: The National Newspaper Publishers Association, also known as the Black Press of America, holds its convention in Portland this week.
OPB | April 15, 2014 12:45 p.m.
TUESDAY: Former Nike director D'Wayne Edwards wants to see more African-American designers in shoe fashion.
OPB | Feb. 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni's latest collection, Chasing Utopia, blends poetry and prose to tells stories that are both personal and political.
OPB | Jan. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Rep. John Lewis reflects on the civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr., and his own introduction to activism as a young man.
OPB | Oct. 16, 2013 12:15 p.m.
We'll talk with members of the African-American community in Portland about the challenges they face related to raising their children — particularly their sons.
May 29, 2013 12:15 p.m.
The journalist and historian Gregory Nokes explores Oregon's little-known history of slavery in his new book Breaking Chains: Slavery on Trial in the Oregon Territory.
Jan. 21, 2013 12:06 p.m.
We're broadcasting on MLK Day from the 28th Annual "Keeping Alive the Dream" celebration, and getting reaction to President Barack Obama's Second Inaugural.
Dec. 06, 2012 12:25 p.m.
The August Wilson Red Door Project is using August Wilson's plays to prompt dialogue about race in Portland.
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