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Mariann Hyland Interview

Airs at: Fri, 04/10/2015 at 12:00am
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Mariann Hyland, a Portland Oregon attorney, along with a partner and a programmer, created the controversial "DWB" or "Driving While Black" app. She talks with Don Merrill about the app and its implication in light of the April 2015 police shooting of an unarmed motorist in... Read more

Joshua Weltman Interview

Airs at: Mon, 04/06/2015 at 12:00am
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Josh Weltman has been a co-producer for the AMC hit series "Mad Men" since its inception in 2007.  The series is airing its last few episodes this month, and Mr. Weltman has released a new book called "Seducing Strangers: How to Get People to Buy what you're Selling".  It's... Read more

Brian Malte Interview

Airs at: Mon, 03/16/2015 at 12:00am
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Brian Malte is the National Policy Director for the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence.  Both were started after former Reagan press secretary James Brady was shot and severely wounded by gunman John Hinkley in 1981.  March 3... Read more

Jim Fullan Interview

Airs at: Sat, 03/07/2015 at 12:00am
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Jim Fullan is the Vice President of Marketing, Communications and Sales for the Oregon Symphony Orchestra.  This is the third year he has helped the OSO promote music geared to lovers of hard rock classics as well as video game enthusiasts (and gamer composers) who not only... Read more

Doug Ziegler Interview

Airs at: Thu, 02/05/2015 at 12:00am
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The Good Men Project is trying to help make men better. Less domestic violence, less homophobia, less machismo, more strength, more love, more masculinity. Doug Ziegler, contribution editor of the Good Men Project talks with Don Merrill about whether or not men feel under a... Read more

Caroline Miller on her play "Woman on the Scarlet Beast"

Airs at: Thu, 01/29/2015 at 11:45am - 12:00pm
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Author Caroline Miller has been known to the Portland writing community for many years.  But her latest endeavor is a play, and her new play is called "Woman on the Scarlet Beast".  She talks with Don Merrill about the joys and pains of being a playwright and how the Book o... Read more

JoAnn Hardesty Interview

Airs at: Fri, 01/23/2015 at 12:00am
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Depending on who you talk to, longtime Portland activist JoAnn Hardesty's installation as president of the Portland NAACP is either a blessing or a nightmare.  This local civil rights icon's assumption to the office was compared by one post to the impact of an incoming arti... Read more

Amy Pearl Interview

Airs at: Fri, 01/23/2015 at 12:00am
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Amy Pearl is the Executive Director of Springboard Innovation, rebranded as Hatch Innovation, a 10-year old non profit that is essentially in the business of building businesses. She was the driving force behind the Community Public Offering, an idea whose implementation by... Read more

Caroline Miller Interview

Airs at: Thu, 01/22/2015 at 12:00am
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Author Caroline Miller has been known to the Portland writing community for many years.  But her latest endeavor is a play, and her new play is called "Woman on the Scarlet Beast".  She talks with Don Merrill about the joys and pains of being a playwright and how the Book o... Read more

Richard Deyo Interview

Airs at: Tue, 12/16/2014 at 12:00am
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"Oh, my aching back." And many of the tools of modern medicine aren't very helpful solving or even explaining that pain to the tens of thousands of people who suffer from it each year. In his book, "Watch Your Back", primary care physician Dr. Richard Deyo talks about how t... Read more