OPB | March 12, 2015
In this second installment of our new series "Represented," we'll examine bills to curb child sex trafficking in the state. We're in the The Dalles, the home of the bills' sponsor, Republican representative John Huffman.
OPB | Dec. 03, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Opponents and proponents of adding fluoride to Portland's water produced a report about alternative ways to improve children's dental health in Multnomah County.
OPB | Nov. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new survey of 25 thousand Harvard Business School graduates, reveals gaping disparities between men and women's career expectations and outcomes.
OPB | Nov. 04, 2014
TUESDAY: "Lowriders In Space" follows the interstellar adventures of mechanic Lupe Impala and her sidekicks El Chavo Flapjack Octopus and Elirio Malaria.
OPB | Oct. 28, 2014
TUESDAY: The Oregon Youth Authority hopes to bring in more foster parents to care for some of the hardest kids to place — those who are in the criminal justice system already.
OPB | Aug. 28, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll talk about how johns are prosecuted, and how that relates to the overall strategy of combating child sex trafficking.
OPB | Aug. 14, 2014
THURSDAY: This week a court ruled that denying a popular but expensive autism treatment violates state and federal law.
OPB | June 11, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.
OPB | May 01, 2014
THURSDAY: After being granted extra time to meet federal standards, a group of Oregon education professionals has drafted a new plan for how teachers are held accountable.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: A six-year-old American citizen is being sent to live with her father in Mexico who has a history of violence.
OPB | Jan. 09, 2014
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.
OPB | Oct. 21, 2013
MONDAY: Karen Karbo, the author of the Kick Ass Women series, joins us to talk about the iconic yet unpretentious chef, author and cooking show star, Julia Child.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2013
A new report commissioned by the Department of Justice shows how widespread child trafficking is in the Portland metro area.
OPB | May 29, 2013
The mother of the Albany high school student arrested for allegedly plotting an assault on the school says he has a rare condition linked to strep.
OPB | April 03, 2013
We'll talk with the executive producer of "Stuck," a film that highlights the long wait for international adoptions.
OPB | April 01, 2013
Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.
OPB | March 13, 2013
We'll talk to former bullies about what motivates domineering behavior, and how they overcame the urge to bully.
OPB | March 01, 2013
Residents of West Salem are concerned about a rare form of bone cancer that has sickened some children in the area.