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 | 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.
Oct. 08, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Are school disciplinary policies effective?
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?
Jan. 19, 2009 midnight
What are the civil rights struggles of the next 40 years?
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