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Race In The Northwest | Jordan Refugee Camp | Oregon's Non-unanimous Juries

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 21, 2016

We explore OPB's series on racial identity, talk with a former lawmaker about his first-hand experience visiting a refugee camp in Jordan, and hear a number of perspectives on the wisdom of allowing non-unanimous jury verdicts.

News Roundtable: November 20, 2015

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 20, 2015

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

'50 Feet From Syria' Highlights Personal Journey And Global Crisis

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2015

Portland filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald's film tells the story of Portland surgeon Hisham Bismar, who was moved to travel to Turkey to operate on severely injured Syrian refugees.

News Roundtable: September 25, 2014

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 25, 2014

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

Reactions To President Obama's Syria Speech

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 11, 2013

President Barack Obama is scheduled to give a speech on Tuesday evening making his case for military action in Syria. We'll get reaction.

Summer Recess Conversation: Jeff Merkley

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 5, 2013

Our series of congressional recess conversations concludes with Oregon's junior U.S. senator, Jeff Merkley.

Congressional Representatives on Syria

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 4, 2013

We talk with Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici about how they will vote on authorizing a military response to Syria's chemical weapons attack.

Representative Kurt Schrader on Syria

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 3, 2013

We talk with Kurt Schrader about how he will vote on authorizing a military response to Syria's chemical weapons attack. 

Media and the Muslim World

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 2, 2012

What role has digital media played in the relationship between Western and Muslim cultures?