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Battle Ready

Explore the hidden history of the military, the Northwest and the environment.

Battle Ready

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Portland Mayoral Debate 2016

Think Out Loud mediates a debate among six candidates vying to be Portland's next mayor.

Portland Mayoral Debate 2016

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Fast Food Frenzy at Bob's Hamburgers

An old commercial from Bob's Hamburgers, for our Lost Summer series.

Fast Food Frenzy at Bob's Hamburgers

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Jesse Otey: Education In Prison

Jesse Otey is a current student of the prison's College Inside Program.

Jesse Otey: Education In Prison

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Eli Kinsley: Education In Prison

Eli Kinsley is a current student of the prison's College Inside Program.

Eli Kinsley: Education In Prison

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Jeff Jacobs: Education In Prison

Jeff Jacobs is a current student of the prison's College Inside Program.

Jeff Jacobs: Education In Prison

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Blacksmith Arnon Kartmazov

Arnon Kartmazov crafts chef's knives influenced by Japanese knife-making techniques.

Blacksmith Arnon Kartmazov

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Francoise Weeks' Bontanical Ring

Learn how floral designer Fran├žoise Weeks makes a botanical ring.

Francoise Weeks' Bontanical Ring

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Marv Ellis Raps Out A Surprise For OPB Soundman

Hip-hop artist Marv Ellis offered to tell us everything about himself, all in rhyme.

Marv Ellis Raps Out A Surprise For OPB Soundman

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Janessa Munt's Dollar-Bill Origami

Learn how artist Janessa Munt designs and folds origami using a dollar bill.

Janessa Munt's Dollar-Bill Origami

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Rising to the Challenge of Banned Books

Uprise Books is a non-profit organization confronting the practice of censoring books.

Rising to the Challenge of Banned Books

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Author Phil Klay Reads From "Redeployment"

Phil Klay reads an excerpt from his critically acclaimed new work.

Author Phil Klay Reads From "Redeployment"

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One Of Portland's Coolest Artists, Isn't Making GIF Art

A Portland digital artist spends hundreds of hours on art that lasts half a second long.

One Of Portland's Coolest Artists, Isn't Making GIF Art

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Poet Nikki Giovanni - Chasing Utopia

Poet Nikki Giovanni reads "My Dream" and discusses her latest work "Chasing Utopia."

Poet Nikki Giovanni - Chasing Utopia

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Building Stories

Take a look inside Chris Ware's graphic novel Building Stories

Building Stories

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Oregonians Celebrate William Stafford's Enduring Legacy

A group of individuals read William Stafford's poetry in Portland's downtown library.

Oregonians Celebrate William Stafford's Enduring Legacy

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Glena: The Documentary

Glena Avila is the subject of a documentary about her life as a mixed martial artist.

Glena: The Documentary

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Studio Session: Lake Street Dive

Lake Street Dive visits OPB to talk about their upcoming album, 'Bad Self Portraits.'

Studio Session: Lake Street Dive

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The Silent Invasion

A look at the economic and environmental consequences of invasive species in Oregon.

The Silent Invasion

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Local Color

The little-known history of racism and the struggle for civil rights in Oregon.

Local Color