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Once Upon A Time In Philomath

OPB | Broadcast: April 30, 2008

How do former timber communities deal with change? How do they recover when change divides a town?

Homeroom Economics

OPB | Broadcast: April 29, 2008

How much is a teacher worth?

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Primary Conversations: Portland Mayor

OPB | Broadcast: April 28, 2008

What do you want to ask Sam Adams or Sho Dozono?

Asian-American Identities

OPB | Broadcast: April 25, 2008

How is a sense of Asian-American community -- or communities -- being fostered in Oregon?

The Yellow Starthistles Are Coming!

OPB | Broadcast: April 24, 2008

What is the best way to react to invasive species?

Primary Conversations: Attorney General

OPB | Broadcast: April 23, 2008

Who should be Oregon's next attorney general?

Classy Politics

OPB | Broadcast: April 22, 2008

How does your economic outlook affect your politics?

Politics for the Under 35 Set

OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2008

What voice do young people have in politics?

Trauma Lessons

OPB | Broadcast: April 18, 2008

How will the Iraq War change medicine?

Are You Gonna Eat That?

OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2008

Would what farmers grow -- and what they get for it -- have to change to accommodate more local eating?

Guarding Against School Violence

OPB | Broadcast: April 16, 2008

A year after the Virginia Tech shooting what has changed on Oregon campuses?

A Drop to Drink

OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2008

How would you divide up water for the future?

The Employment Boom

OPB | Broadcast: April 14, 2008

Is society ready for your final decades? Are you?

The Democratic Party's On

OPB | Broadcast: April 11, 2008

The state of the state Democratic party.

HIV Testing and Informed Consent

OPB | Broadcast: April 10, 2008

Should regular HIV tests become standard medical practice?

Girlfriends from the Battlefield

OPB | Broadcast: April 9, 2008

An American soldier and an Iraqi translator became friends when the Oregon National Guard was deployed in Iraq. Now both are back in the Northwest, helping each other navigate the personal upheaval they've experienced since leaving Iraq.

General Petraeus on Iraq

OPB | Broadcast: April 8, 2008

What would you like to ask General Petraeus?

Report Cards For Special Education

OPB | Broadcast: April 7, 2008

What's working -- and what isn't -- with Oregon's special education system?

Clinton and the Generational Gender Divide

OPB | Broadcast: April 4, 2008

Clinton and Gender in Oregon

One Billion Served?

OPB | Broadcast: April 3, 2008

Is the Northwest ideally poised to become a hub for businesses catering to the Chinese consumer?

Of Prayer and Penicillin

OPB | Broadcast: April 2, 2008

How do you navigate the intersection of culture, faith, medicine, and law?

Rural Office Politics

OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2008

Are the interests of rural Oregon heard in Salem?

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