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New Portland Police Chief | Rape Threats On Twitter | Rebroadcast: Tides

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 8, 2017

We learn more about the newly named Portland police chief, talk to a woman trying to address a culture of sexual violence on social media, and listen back to our interview with "Tides" author Jonathan White.

Salem-Keizer School Administrators Respond To Cyberbullying

OPB | July 24, 2017

A cyberbullying incident at Whiteaker Middle School in the Salem-Keizer school district shows the challenges educators face when trying to deal with off-campus bullying.  

Talking Business | Local Superintendent Wins Award | War On The Media?

OPB | Broadcast: March 7, 2017

The Editor of the Portland Business Journal gives us some of the latest business news. The North Clackamas Superintendent wins a national award. And a UO professor says maybe President Trump's antagonism towards the press isn't such a bad thing.

Talking Business | Open Signal | Oregon Supply Chain Trade | Confederate Flag

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 14, 2017

The latest regional business news, a new community media arts reorganization, an explanation of supply side trade, and a public school conflict over the Confederate flag.

Voting Issues | Presidential Powers | Facebook, News And Democracy

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 7, 2016

We hear about some unusual voting issues in Oregon and Washington, presidential powers writ large, and the staggering influence of Facebook.

Elder Abuse Prosecutor | Cubs Win | Misogyny On Twitter | Gary Johnson

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2016

We hear why bestselling Portland author Chelsea Cain recently shut down her Twitter account. We'll also talk to the state's first elder abuse prosecutor and end with an interview with Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson.

Oregon Instagrammer Camille Storch Gives A Glimpse Of Rural Life

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 3, 2016

Philomath resident Camille Storch was named Oregon's Instagram photographer to follow by Time magazine. She explained why her account represents the state.

Trump's Twitter Activity | Poet Laureate Elizabeth Woody | Living With Microcephaly

OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2016

We talk to an analyst who took up Donald Trump's Twitter activity to see what it revealed. Oregon poet Elizabeth Woody joins us. And we hear from the mother of a child with microcephaly.

News Roundtable: Dec. 10, 2015

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 10, 2015

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

Conflicting Coverage Of Kitzhaber Ethics Scandal

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 16, 2015

Oregon newspapers disagree on some key details of the story — including whether or not anyone sought to destroy the former governor's emails.

Small Newspaper Gains New Role During Wildfire Season

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 4, 2015

A small newspaper steps up in a big way to help keep local residents in Grant County up to speed on the wildfires.

Bill Moyers And Judith Davidson Moyers

OPB | Broadcast: May 7, 2015

Bill Moyers and his wife and creative partner Judith Davidson Moyers share their experiences in public broadcasting.

Social Media Is Changing Advertising

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 30, 2015

FRIDAY: Super Bowl commercials are an American tradition but has the digital age rendered them old-fashioned?

Editors Defend Their Election Endorsements

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 29, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with three regional newspapers about their ballot measure and candidate endorsements and the reasoning behind them.

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

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 6, 2014

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

A Conversation With NPR's New President And CEO

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 9, 2014

TUESDAY: Jarl Mohn took on the job of president and CEO of NPR in July. We'll hear about his ideas for making the organization more sustainable, and more diverse.

News Roundtable: August 29th, 2014

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 29, 2014

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

News Roundtable: July 18, 2014

OPB | Broadcast: July 18, 2014

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

What Is The State Of Black Newspapers?

OPB | Broadcast: June 27, 2014

FRIDAY: The National Newspaper Publishers Association, also known as the Black Press of America, holds its convention in Portland this week.

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB | Broadcast: June 13, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.