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Northwest Passages: Charles Johnson

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 29, 2010

MacArthur Fellow and Seattle writer Charles Johnson, on the interconnectedness of everything.

Candidate Conversation: John Kitzhaber

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 28, 2010

A discussion with Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Kitzhaber.

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The Congressional Races

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 27, 2010

Parsing Oregon and SW Washington's Congressional races.

Philosophy of Taxes & Spending

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 26, 2010

How would you describe your personal relationship with taxes?

Multnomah County Elections

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 25, 2010

Our election coverage continues as we discuss several items on the ballot in Multnomah County, as well as the TriMet bond, which voters in Clackamas and Washington counties will also weigh in on.

Addressing Gang Violence

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 22, 2010

How are law enforcement and various agencies doing in their effort to reduce and prevent gang violence?

Candidate Conversation: Chris Dudley

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 21, 2010

What do you want to know from gubernatorial candidate, Chris Dudley?

State Elections

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 20, 2010

What are the big races in the state legislature this election season?

Bullying in School

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 19, 2010

How does bullying in schools affect the education and emotional development of students and the broader learning environment?

The State of Taxes

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 18, 2010

Will you be voting on Washington's I-1098? If it passes, could an income tax on high earners in Washington affect Oregon?

Latino Summit

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 15, 2010

What challenges do Latinos face in their efforts to gain political influence in Oregon?

Candidate Conversation: State Treasurer

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 14, 2010

Our election coverage continues with a conversation with the candidates for State Treasurer.

Esperanza Spalding

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 13, 2010

Are you a fan of jazz musician (and Portland native) Esperanza Spalding? What would you like to ask her?

Candidate Conversation: 5th District

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 12, 2010

Candidates Kurt Schrader and Scott Bruun face off on who is best to represent the state's 5th Congressional District.

Equal Protection for Sexual Minorities?

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 11, 2010

We explore the issues raised by the reassignment of a gay student teacher in Oregon — and what impact the national climate for gays and lesbians may be having on the recent spate of gay teen suicides.

Keeping the Faith

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2010

We explore how people hold on to their faith when it is tested.

How Religion and Politics Intersect

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 7, 2010

How should religion and politics intersect? Can faith-based organizations take over where government services end?

Religious Literacy

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 6, 2010

How well do you think you understand your religion or others?

Funding Parks and Candidates

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 5, 2010

How will you vote on funding parks through lottery money? How about continuing Portland's voter-owned elections?

Stories of Adoption and Adaptation

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 4, 2010

How does adoption impact the lives of children, adoptive families and birth parents?

Day After the Debate

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 1, 2010

What did you take away from the debate between Oregon's gubernatorial candidates?

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