Nichole Watson is the developer of racial equity and community partnerships for the Portland Association of Teachers. 

Nichole Watson is the developer of racial equity and community partnerships for the Portland Association of Teachers

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  • We get opinions and analysis of some of the week’s big stories on our news roundtable. This week we’re joined by Jason Conger, a former Republican representative, Christopher McKnight Nichols, the director of Oregon State University’s Center for the Humanities and Marisa Zapata, an associate professor of urban planning at Portland State University. 

 

  

 

  

  • Portland filmmaker Heidi Yewman joins us to talk about her own experience with gun violence and her new documentary film about the subject. “Behind the Bullet” explores the impact of gun violence through stories of four people who pulled a trigger.

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