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Robert Putnam On Upward Mobility

OPB | June 10, 2015

The Harvard political scientist says the economic ladder that poor people used to use to pull themselves up has all but disintegrated.

Brad Avakian Talks About State Law After Bakery Incident

OPB | Feb. 08, 2013

After a Gresham bakery refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, we'll ask the State Labor Commissioner: what laws apply to customers and business owners?

Inequality: Perceptions and Reality

OPB | Jan. 05, 2012

Why do many Americans misjudge the level of wealth inequality?

Inequality: HIV/AIDS

OPB | Dec. 20, 2011

As part of our ongoing inequality series, we look at the differences in diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS in different populations.

Inequality: By the Numbers

OPB | Dec. 09, 2011

What can we learn about inequality from a look at shifting demographics in our region?

Inequality: What Is It?

OPB | Dec. 06, 2011

Kicking off a new series about inequality, we're asking a seemingly basic question: what is it?