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U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Same-Sex Marriage

OPB | June 26, 2015

The ruling makes same-sex marriage legal in every state.

The Role Of Plaintiffs In Supreme Court Cases

OPB | Jan. 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY: As we look ahead to the Supreme Court case on same-sex marriage, we'll ask: how important is it to have sympathetic plaintiffs at the Supreme Court level?

ACLU Of Oregon Director Looks Back At 33 Years

OPB | Jan. 06, 2015

TUESDAY: ACLU of Oregon executive director Dave Fidanque will retire this year after more than three decades with the organization.

U.S. Supreme Court's 2014 Fall Term Begins

OPB | Oct. 06, 2014

MONDAY: We'll talk with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the start of the new term this week.

Documenting The Dwindling Number Of Lesbian Spaces

OPB | July 16, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about the decline in the number of spaces specifically for lesbians in Portland — and around the country — and different community responses to it.

News Roundtable: May 23, 2014

OPB | May 23, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Judge Hears Oral Arguments In Marriage Case

OPB | April 24, 2014

THURSDAY: Attorneys for four couples seeking to overturn Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage made their arguments in court Wednesday.

Masha Gessen On Speaking Out In Putin's Russia

OPB | March 12, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Masha Gessen has long been a critic of Vladimir Putin's government, but it wasn't until recently that she felt threatened enough to leave Russia.

News Roundtable: February 21, 2014

OPB | Feb. 21, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: June 28, 2013

OPB | June 28, 2013

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week.

Making Sports Safe for LGBT Athletes

OPB | June 12, 2013

With more LGBT professional athletes coming out, Cyd Zeigler wants to see youth sports teams welcome LGBT players

Jason Collins Comes Out

OPB | April 29, 2013

Jason Collins has become the first openly gay athlete active in a major American team sport.

Boy Scouts Consider Policy Change On Gay Scouts

OPB | April 22, 2013

The Boy Scouts of America are considering allowing gay scouts into the organization.

News Roundtable: March 29, 2013

OPB | March 29, 2013

We'll review the top regional and local news of the week.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

OPB | March 27, 2013

This week the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments for and against same-sex marriage laws.

Gay Couples Register For Marriage Licenses

OPB | Dec. 06, 2012

Marriage licenses for same sex couples will be issued in Washington State starting this Thursday.

Gene Robinson

OPB | Oct. 31, 2012

The first openly gay Episcopal bishop has written a book for people conflicted about gay marriage.

Same-Sex Marriage in Washington

OPB | June 07, 2012

Opponents of Washington's same-sex marriage law blocked it from going into effect this week by turning in signatures to put the law to a vote in November.

Coming Out in Rural Regions

OPB | May 17, 2012

We're talking to country music star Chely Wright about coming out as a lesbian. We'll also check in on the climate for gays and lesbians coming out in rural Oregon.

Obama Comes Out For Gay Marriage

OPB | May 10, 2012

What does it mean that President Barack Obama publicly voiced his support for same-sex marriage?