Environment | Books | local | Music | NW Life | Arts | State of WonderOPB | March 12, 2016 9 a.m.
We look at what a real job description for a woman in tech would sound like, remember the pioneering environmental photographer Gary Braasch, talk with the soul-hop band Dirty Revival and more.
We visit a Lunar New Year celebration in Portland’s historic Chinatown and learn about Oregon’s Chinese American roots. We check in with our EarthFix reporting team for the latest environmental stories. And we hear about the online activity of the remaining Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupiers.
We talk to a law professor about her idea to create new legal requirements for parents. We hear about a series of conversations put on by Oregon Humanities around death and dying. Then we get an EarthFix update about coal and oil-by-rail.
Nearly 200 nations came together to agree to reduce emissions. What are states' roles in reaching the goals that were set?
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has just returned from taking part in the international climate change conference in Paris.