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Brexit | News Roundtable | Native American Law

OPB | June 24, 2016 noon

Our panel of news watchers discuss some of the biggest stories of the week. Also, the president of the National Native American Law Students Association is a UO student.

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Madras High School Teaches Native Languages

OPB | June 14, 2016 midnight

Arleta Rhoan teaches her native Ichishkiin language to Madras High School students.

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Oregon's Soviet Diaspora: 25 Years Later, The Refugee Community Wants To Be Known

OPB | June 6, 2016 noon

It's been almost 25 years since the Soviet Union dissolved, so Think Out Loud asked the immigrant community in the Portland area about their lives in America.

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After Orlando Shooting, Christian Activist Urges Religious Compassion

OPB | June 14, 2016 12:25 p.m.

The activist and author of "God and the Gay Christian" spoke to Think Out Loud host Dave Miller ahead of his Portland event promoting an inclusive Christian view of sexual minorities.

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Willamette River Cleanup Plan | On The Road: US Route 395

OPB | June 15, 2016 noon | Portland

We learn about the Environmental Protection Agency’s draft clean-up plan for the Willamette River Superfund site. And we take you on a radio road trip down route 395 from Pendleton to John Day.

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On The Road: Pendleton To John Day – US Route 395

OPB | May 19, 2016 midnight

U.S. Route 395 runs from Los Angeles all the way north to the Canadian border. On its way through Oregon, 395 passes through three National Forests, several wildlife refuges, and numerous small towns that dot the Eastern Oregon landscape.

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Denser Portland? | Gay Christians | Native Language Teacher

OPB | June 14, 2016 noon

In the wake of the Orlando shooting, we talk to a gay Christian reform activist about religion and sexuality. We also learn about new plans that might allow for denser residential development in close-in Portland. And we hear from one of the last speakers of the native language Ichishkiin.

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Taking Shape: Allan McCollum And Delia Paine Celebrate The WPA

OPB | June 11, 2016 10 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

A collaboration between two seemingly different makers — Allan McCollum and Delia Paine — bears exponential fruit at the High Desert Museum in Bend.

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PPS Superintendent Didn't Ask For Results Of Lead Tests

OPB | June 10, 2016 noon

Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith says even though she knew lead testing was taking place at a Portland school, she never asked to see the results of those tests.  

News | Science | Parents | Think Out Loud

The Invisible World Of Imaginary Friends

OPB | June 9, 2016 noon

At least 65% of children have imaginary friends. And that's a good thing, says a University of Oregon professor who runs the Imagination Research Lab.