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Listening Back To The William Stafford Centennial

OPB | Dec. 25, 2014

THURSDAY: For our Christmas day rebroadcast, we bring you the show we recorded on January 17 this year, the day that would have been the 100th birthday of the late poet laureate.

TOL Producers Choose Some Favorite Moments From 2014

OPB | Dec. 24, 2014

WEDNESDAY: The "Think Out Loud" production team plays clips and talks about some favorite segments from the year.

William Stafford Centennial

OPB | Jan. 17, 2014

FRIDAY: 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of William Stafford. You can join the conversation about his life and legacy at Portland's Central Library. Find out more here.

We Belong in History: Writing with William Stafford

OPB | Dec. 24, 2013

TUESDAY: We'll talk to some of the student poets whose work appears in the new anthology inspired by the writing of Oregon's former poet laureate.

Getting Back to Work: Entrepreneurs

OPB | June 10, 2010

What does it mean to start a new job as your own boss?

To The Woods

OPB | June 02, 2010

What has an Oregon couple learned from seventeen years living in a trailer in the Coast Range with little electricity and no running water?

What Wind Means for the Gorge

OPB | May 31, 2010

What economic changes will multiple wind energy projects bring to the Columbia River Gorge?

Involuntary Commitment

OPB | May 24, 2010

When should someone be compelled to seek mental health treatment against his or her will?

How to Talk to Kids about Sexual Offenders

OPB | May 21, 2010

How do you talk to kids about sexual offenders?

Faith Fissure

OPB | May 05, 2010

What happens when a community's beliefs are at odds?

When Unemployment Benefits Run Out

OPB | May 03, 2010

What happens when there are no more extensions for unemployment benefits and you still haven't found a job?

The Big One

OPB | April 21, 2010

Are Northwest people and places ready for the Cascadia subduction earthquake?

The Oregon Coast Lifestyle

OPB | April 20, 2010

The Rural Economy Project visits Newport to explore what the coastal community is doing to attract "lifestyle entrepreneurs" and kickstart its economy.

Never Again

OPB | April 13, 2010

Remembering the Holocaust and Rwandan genocide through Oregonians who survived.

Turf Wars

OPB | April 05, 2010

What's the best way to care for or replace a lawn?

RX: Containing Costs

OPB | April 01, 2010

Can we contain healthcare costs without rationing care?

Mental Health and Homelessness

OPB | March 31, 2010

How do mental health issues and homelessness overlap? And what should society (including the police) do to help these people?

Women in the Military

OPB | March 29, 2010

What is life like for women who serve in the military?