Anand Tawker, a former director of emerging markets in India for Hewlett Packard, says he hopes the "American Dream" can become more substantive and meaningful for more Americans.
Books | Nation | Entertainment | NW Life | Arts | History | News | Recreation | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 24, 2016 noon
Three newspaper editors tell us who their papers endorsed, and why. Also, we learn about the treatment of transgender people in prison, and we talk to playwright August Wilson's widow about his autobiographical play, now running in Portland.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 21, 2016 noon
Our news roundtable will take up some of the biggest stories of the week. We'll also hear from former presidential candidate Ralph Nader and two of the people behind the annual Portland Retro Gaming Expo.
Why don't we prepare for earthquakes, even though we know they are coming? And just what might happen along the Oregon coast when the massive earthquake and tsunami hit?
NW Life | local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 18, 2016 noon
Phil and Penny Knight donate $500 million to the University of Oregon. Climate change is directly tied to wildfires in the West. A naturalized citizen tells us about the American Dream. And we dive deep into Measure 97.
Nation | News | Arts | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 14, 2016 3:30 p.m.
Four students from Portland's made a film about racism that was one of the 15 finalists in the White House Student Film Festival.
Nation | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 14, 2016 noon
We discuss some of the biggest stories of the week. Then, we hear about overcrowding at Oregon's only women's prison, and we hear about how depression affects the mortality rate of lung cancer patients.
Anushka Naiknaware won the LEGO Education Builder Award in the 2016 Google Science Fair with her "smart wound care" project. She is this year's youngest winner.
Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts | News | State of WonderOPB | Oct. 8, 2016 noon
This week on State of Wonder, we meet southern rock's philosopher kings, the Drive-By Truckers; visual artist Malia Jensen; PNCA's new president; and the fantastic ceramicist Chris Antemann.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 10, 2016 noon
We hear from an Oregonian who is this year's youngest Google Science Fair winner and a Portland comedian whose solo show draws on her dating life. And we explore Japan's love for all things Portland.