The retiring head of the Portland Development Commission joins us. Also, science writer Steven Johnson tells us where new ideas come from. And we learn about the springtime sport of ground squirrel hunting.
News | local | Think Out LoudOPB | May 23, 2016 noon
Just where do the electronics you take to be recycled end up? Also, we talk to UO professor Ben Saunders about the power of comics to address what might be considered subversive topics. And we talk to an Oregonian who has lived with HIV for over 30 years.
NW Life | Arts | News | local | State of WonderOPB | May 21, 2016 noon
This week on State of Wonder, the Waterfront Blues Festival's ticketing quandary, the return of Nu Shooz, "timber rock" guitarist Scott Pemberton, the quest for an all-ages venue with Friends of Noise, PSU's surprising choir and more.
News | Politics | Election | local | Think Out LoudOPB | May 17, 2016 8 a.m.
We talk to reporters at rallies across the state, nominees—some with victory speeches and some with concession speeches—and outright winners in Oregon's 2016 primary.
News | local | Think Out LoudOPB | May 11, 2016 noon
We talk to a transgender high school student about new guidelines from the Oregon Department of Education and we hear from the three candidates who are running for Secretary of State in the Democratic primary.
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spoke with Think Out Loud's Dave Miller about the Malheur occupation, gun control, and what the race looks like going forward.
We find out about the deep dive NPR and member stations did into how public schools are funded across the country. Then turn to the University of Oregon debate over investing in fossil fuel companies, and get an update on the trial against the occupiers of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.