Deep-dish pizza is also available by the slice if you're short on time.

Deep-dish pizza is also available by the slice if you’re short on time.

Ifanyi Bell/OPB



  • Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler proposed an ordinance that would allow him to dictate the time, place and manner of protests if they pose a public safety threat or if they would disrupt public services. Critics have said the policy would violate protesters’ constitutional rights. We break down the proposal with Lewis and Clark law professor Jim Oleske



  • Now that Oregonians are starting to fill out their ballots, we’ll hear from newspaper editors about how they chose which candidates and measures to endorse. Laura Gunderson from The Oregonian, Aaron Mesh from Willamette Week and Gary Nelson from the Mail Tribune and the Ashland Daily Tidings join us.



Contact "Think Out Loud"

If you’d like to comment on any of the topics in this show, or suggest a topic of your own, please get in touch with us on Facebook or Twitter, send an email to, or you can leave a voicemail for us at 503-293-1983. The call-in phone number during the noon hour is 888-665-5865.