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Executive Order That Led To Japanese-American Internment Turns 75

OPB | Feb. 19, 2017 noon

The Tule Lake internment camp on Oregon's southern border was in many ways the most notorious of the 10 detention centers.

News | Think Out Loud

News Roundtable | General Strike | African Film Festival

OPB | Feb. 17, 2017 noon

Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest stories of the week. We also hear from organizers of a general strike and boycott in Portland and the coordinator of Portland's long-running African film festival.

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Minoru Yasui's Fight For Justice | The Legacy Of Tule Lake Internment Camp

OPB | Feb. 20, 2017 noon

Sunday, Feb. 19, marks the 75th anniversary of the presidential executive order that paved the way for the internement of over 120,000 Japanese Americans. We listen to interviews about that time.

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University Of Oregon Immigrant Advocate | Village Movement | 'Buzz One Four'

OPB | Feb. 15, 2017 noon

The UO has appointed a resource person for undocumented and international students. A community movement to help people age in place is 15 years old. And local filmmaker Matt McCormick tells us about his his new film.

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Oregon Students Have Until Feb. 15 To Be Vaccinated

OPB | Feb. 14, 2017 4:14 p.m. | Portland

Wednesday is the deadline for parents of Oregon students to get their children vaccinated.

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Oregon State Sen. Lew Frederick Looks To Reduce Racial Profiling

OPB | Feb. 13, 2017 midnight

Oregon state Sen. Lew Frederick (D-Portland) spoke with OPB's Think Out Loud about how new proposed legislation grew out of his prior efforts to reduce racial profiling by law enforcement.

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Talking Business | Open Signal | Oregon Supply Chain Trade | Confederate Flag

OPB | Feb. 14, 2017 noon

The latest regional business news, a new community media arts reorganization, an explanation of supply side trade, and a public school conflict over the Confederate flag.

Nation | News | Think Out Loud

Portland Landlords | Profiling Bills | Malheur Refuge Trial Jurors

OPB | Feb. 13, 2017 noon

How do Portland's landlords feel about the new renter assistance ordinance? What bills is the legislature looking at to curb racial profiling? And why did the first trial of the Malheur Refuge occupiers end in a not-guilty verdict?

News | Think Out Loud

News Roundtable | Transportation Audit | Marijuana Delivery

OPB | Feb. 10, 2017 noon

We discuss some of the biggest stories of the week and learn about a new audit of the Department of Transportation. And we hear about legal marijuana delivery.

Communities | Nation | News

Hundreds March In Hillsboro To Push For Sanctuary City

OPB | Feb. 8, 2017 12:15 p.m.

The Hillsboro City Council will decide next month whether it will be a sanctuary city.