OPB | July 3, 2017
Refugee programs in the Portland area are still coming to terms with what the partial reinstatement of President Trump’s refugee and travel ban means for the vulnerable people they serve.
KUOW/EarthFix | June 4, 2017
People in the U.S. technically have no say in the matter of Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline. But that hasn’t kept them from protesting increased tanker traffic in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
OPB | Feb. 1, 2017
The National Academy of Sciences has chosen Oregon State University marine studies professor Jane Lubchenco for its highest award.
Matthew dos Santos, legal director for the Oregon American Civil Liberties Union, spoke to OPB Morning Edition Host Geoff Norcross about the presidential executive order that strictly limits who can enter the United States.
Communities | Transportation | News | Politics | Nation | History | World | FamilyOPB | Jan. 29, 2017 7:10 p.m.
Noor Hilmi's family fled Iraq after her brother was kidnapped. Now they're refugees in Portland. They're also one of many families thrust into confusion by President Trump's travel ban.
Economy | NW Life | Parents | Election | News | Politics | Nation | Education | local | History | Health | Business | World | FamilyOPB | Jan. 27, 2017 4:45 p.m. | Portland
Leaders from Portland’s churches, mosques and synagogues called Friday for a united front against President Trump’s new executive orders on immigration.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown says it's not clear what effect President Trump's executive order on sanctuary cities will have on state government.
NW Life | Climate change | Communities | News | Environment | Nation | Politics | WorldOPB | Jan. 17, 2017 11:12 a.m. | Bend, Oregon
The backlash against Donald Trump's election has been intense in places such as Portland and Seattle -- cities that overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton. But east of the Cascades, opponents of the president-elect are working more quietly.
As American tourists stream into the newly opened nation of Cuba, they're driven by a desire to capture this magical moment. But how "authentic" is a Cuban dining experience when full-time residents don't have access to many foods?
The Tigard-based humanitarian aid group Medical Teams International is sending its first shipment of supplies to help Syrian refugees.
A demonstration by undocumented students at the Portland Community College Rock Creek campus has affected school policy. The college has agreed to declare it will be a “sanctuary college.”
Communities | News | Environment | Nation | Land use | local | History | Business | World | WaterOPB | Nov. 24, 2016 9:35 a.m.
While many Oregonians spent the Thanksgiving holiday eating large meals with their families, some drove hundreds of miles to support the Standing Rock Sioux in North Dakota.
A spokesman for the protest group Portland’s Resistance says pressuring the Electoral College to choose a president other than Donald Trump is not among their top priorities.