Tagged: World

News Roundtable: June 20, 2014

OPB |June 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

The Social And Economic Effects Of The World Cup

OPB |June 19, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: What are the socioeconomic effects of mega-sports events like the World Cup on the host country and the world?

Masha Gessen On Speaking Out In Putin's Russia

OPB |March 12, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Masha Gessen has long been a critic of Vladimir Putin's government, but it wasn't until recently that she felt threatened enough to leave Russia.

75 Years Of War Of The Worlds

OPB |Oct. 30, 2013 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Willamette Radio Workshop in Portland and students at Washington State University, Vancouver are teaming up to re-present the infamous 1938 broadcast of War of the Worlds.

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