Race In The Northwest

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Symbols of white supremacy confront Redmond teen

Protests have brought attention to racism in systems, actions and beliefs. But as 15-year-old Lily Gallentine discovered, hate can also take shape in objects at a store, and even on her doorstep.


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Naomi Tsurumi

An American Of Japanese Descent Sees The Foreignness In Herself

OPB is asking people across the Pacific Northwest to talk about the role race plays in their daily lives. In this installment, a woman of Japanese descent who recently learned a stark lesson about her own unconscious attitudes toward what it means to be an American.



Natalie and Loren Brenner with their sons, Ira and Sage.

Raising 2 Sons And Navigating 2 Races

OPB is asking people across the Pacific Northwest to talk about the role race plays in their daily lives. Today, a white couple adjusts to raising a mixed-race family.


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