OPB | April 23, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | April 22, 2015
On Tuesday, April 21, OPB TV aired the documentary "Lift Ev'ry Voice" about the civil rights struggle in Portland from the 60's through the 80's. Afterwards, Dave Miller hosted a discussion about the African-American experience in Portland in 2015.
OPB | April 08, 2015
Darrell Grand Moultrie's career spans modern dance, ballet, opera, and a stint working with Beyoncé.
OPB | Dec. 01, 2014
MONDAY: The "Driving While Black" app seeks to assist African-American drivers when they're pulled over.
OPB | Nov. 28, 2014
FRIDAY: Walidah Imarisha has been sparking conversations with that question in a presentation she's been making all around Oregon.
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.
OPB | Sept. 26, 2014
FRIDAY: Indian-American, New York City-bred comedian, Hari Kondabolu, reflects on race relations, Matthew McConaughey and more on his debut album, "Waiting For 2042".
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll dig into the policy implications of the data we heard about last week, specifically the racial disparity in infant mortality rates.
OPB | Sept. 18, 2014
THURSDAY: New infant mortality data from Multnomah County show an increasing disparity between white women and women of color.
OPB | Sept. 15, 2014
MONDAY: We'll ask writer and activist Walidah Imarisha how she's been answering that question in a presentation she's been making all around Oregon.
OPB | June 30, 2014
MONDAY: We'll analyze the much-anticipated Hobby Lobby case about contraceptive mandates and look back at the term with two law professors.
OPB | Nov. 13, 2013
WEDNESDAY: Michele Norris is in Eugene to talk to University of Oregon students and others about race and identity.
OPB | Oct. 16, 2013
We'll talk with members of the African-American community in Portland about the challenges they face related to raising their children — particularly their sons.
OPB | July 15, 2013
We'll check in on local reaction to the acquittal of George Zimmerman in Florida. He had been charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in killing unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin.
OPB | Feb. 27, 2013
Mark Potok, a national expert on hate crimes, joins us to discuss the realities of hate in America today.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2012
The August Wilson Red Door Project is using August Wilson's plays to prompt dialogue about race in Portland.
OPB | May 15, 2012
Former Portlander and bestselling author Rebecca Skloot joins us to talk about her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.