Tagged: Child Abuse

Conflict Minerals: The Human Cost of Consumer Tech

OPB |Jan. 09, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: While the ubiquity of smart technology has led to greater awareness of human rights issues worldwide, obtaining the metals used in these devices often comes with a terrible human cost. 

How To Curb Child Sex Trafficking

April 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.

Behind the NCAA's Penn State Decision

July 24, 2012 9:40 a.m.

Oregon State University President Ed Ray will be on to discuss the NCAA sanctions against Penn State as well as some issues affecting higher education here in Oregon.

The Murder of Karly Sheehan

May 23, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Karen Spears Zacharias's latest book — part crime story, part memoir — explores the brutal 2005 murder of a three-year-old girl.

Sealing the Cracks in Foster Care

March 04, 2011 9 a.m.

We'll look at the cracks in Oregon's foster care system that allow cases of abuse to go unchecked.

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