OPB |Nov. 28, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: Walidah Imarisha has been sparking conversations with that question in a presentation she's been making all around Oregon.
OPB |Nov. 20, 2014 12:35 p.m.
THURSDAY: Oregon State University professor Patrick Iversen helped develop a new anti-viral drug that could be used to treat Ebola.
OPB |Sept. 15, 2014 12:35 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk with a missionary doctor who's been in West Africa for the last 16 months about the outbreak and what she sees as the region's most urgent needs.
OPB |Sept. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll ask writer and activist Walidah Imarisha how she's been answering that question in a presentation she's been making all around Oregon.
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.
Nov. 28, 2012 12:45 p.m.
Gerry Ellis of The Great Ape Diaries joins us from Rwanda where he is searching for an answer to this question: will there be Great Apes in the wild by the end of this decade?
Oct. 08, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Are school disciplinary policies effective?
July 05, 2012 9:25 a.m.
Will there be any great apes in the wild by the end of this decade?
Oct. 06, 2011 9:20 a.m.
The primatologist and activist Jane Goodall joins us to talk about chimps, humans, war and peace.
Sept. 27, 2011 9:40 a.m.
International relief agencies are in the region assisting with food and medical needs. What's the latest on the crisis?
Feb. 23, 2011 9 a.m.
The latest PDX Jazz Festival celebrates Jewish and African Americans playing jazz together.
July 27, 2009 9 a.m.
What is the state of black Oregon?
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