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An Oregon Republican Millennial On His Experience At The RNC

OPB | July 20, 2016 noon

Portlander Xander Almeida attended the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and shared his perspective with Think Out Loud producer Julie Sabatier.

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RNC Workers | Protesters At The RNC | Vancouver Anti-Gang Program

OPB | July 21, 2016 noon

We'll hear from some of vendors and workers at the RNC, and then get a rundown of who's been protesting at the RNC. We then turn our attention to gang violence prevention in Vancouver.

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Oregon's Lone Republican Congressman Says Party's Core Principles Remain The Same

OPB | July 19, 2016 midnight | Cleveland

Oregon Republican Rep. Greg Walden predicts the GOP will win the House, despite Trump's polarizing campaign.

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Former Speaker Of Oregon House Celebrates 85th Birthday As Delegate

OPB | July 18, 2016 midnight

Larry Campbell served as the speaker of Oregon's House of Representatives from 1991-1995. Now he has come to Cleveland as a Kasich delegate, though he was originally a Ben Carson supporter.

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Ginsberg Remarks | Community Policing In Portland | Deschutes River Dam

OPB | July 14, 2016 noon

A Supreme Court expert explains Justice Ginsberg's controversial comments. Then we turn to community policing in Portland, and learn about the significance of a first-of-its kind mixing tower on the Deschutes river.

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African-Americans & Health Care | Raising A Black Son | DNC Preview

OPB | July 12, 2016 noon

We get a preview of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, and we learn about a Harvard study exploring African-Americans' relationships with their health care providers. We also talk to a local African American mother about the anxiety of raising a black son.

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Oregon Artists React To A Week Of Crises

OPB | July 9, 2016 6:27 a.m.

A wave of awareness has swept over America in the wake of two officer-involved shootings and Thursday’s sniper attacks in Dallas, with a national conversation deepening over race, force and accountability.

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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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Lindy West On Being An Outspoken, Fat Feminist

OPB | June 7, 2016 8 p.m.

Lindy West doesn’t like euphemisms. Call her fat. Call her a feminist. Call her outspoken. Call her “Shrill,” the title of her new book. We talk to her about it.

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OPB's Election Night Special: Wins For Kate Brown, Bud Pierce, Ted Wheeler, Bernie Sanders

OPB | 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.