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"Don't Shoot Portland" Aims To Tackle Root Causes Of Violence

OPB | Jan. 19, 2015

MONDAY: In the last few weeks, Don't Shoot Portland shut down a Portland Public School meeting and a town hall held by Senator Ron Wyden.

Portlanders Protest Peacefully Before Splinter Group Turns Violent

OPB | Nov. 25, 2014

TUESDAY EVENING: In this special live 8 PM broadcast, we checked in on the Portland protest after a Ferguson grand jury decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson.

Portlanders React To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

OPB | Nov. 25, 2014

TUESDAY: A small group of protesters gathered Monday night in Portland after learning a grand jury did not indict the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments In Oregon Case

OPB | March 27, 2014

THURSDAY: Justices heard oral arguments Wednesday in a case that grew out of a 2004 protest in Southern Oregon.

Second Megaload of Oil Refinery Equipment Hits The Road

OPB | Dec. 24, 2013

TUESDAY: The trucking company hauling massive oil refinery equipment across Eastern Oregon is gearing up for protests along the way.

U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Oregon Case

OPB | Dec. 04, 2013

WEDNESDAY: A 2004 protest in Jacksonville, Oregon is at the center of a Supreme Court case involving qualified immunity for Secret Service agents.

Increasing Penalties For Logging Protests

OPB | May 02, 2013

The Oregon House just passed two bills that would restrict protests that aim to block logging operations on state forest lands.

Students Protest Standardized Test

OPB | Feb. 11, 2013

Portland Public School students are waging a campaign to boycott a state-mandated standardized test.

One Year Later, An Occupy Update

OPB | Oct. 05, 2012

Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of the Occupy Portland movement.

Occupy Portland Clashes with Police

OPB | Nov. 18, 2011

Dozens of Occupy Portland protesters were arrested in downtown Portland on Thursday. What happened?

The Role of Protesting

OPB | Feb. 28, 2011

To explore the forces behind protests around the world and in the United States.

Vortex I

OPB | Feb. 09, 2010

What can we learn from Vortex I?

The Battle of Seattle

OPB | Nov. 30, 2009

Monday, November 30th marks the 10th anniversary of the WTO protests in Seattle. Ten years on, what do you see as the legacy of the so-called Battle of Seattle?

Rx: Profiting from Sickness

OPB | Aug. 06, 2009

Is it wrong for corporations to profit from people being sick?

Which Protests Work?

OPB | July 13, 2009

Of all the many ways to express dissent, what works best and why?

Iran from the Northwest

OPB | June 19, 2009

How are Iranians in the Northwest reacting to the current unrest?

Driven to Distraction?

OPB | May 04, 2009

Should Oregon lawmakers ban the use of hand-held cell phones while driving?

Tuition Equity?

OPB | April 17, 2009

Should illegal immigrants who graduate from Oregon high schools be allowed to pay in-state tuition for college?