Slavery "A Dreadful Deceit" About Race By Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren • Jan 8, 2014 Wikimedia Listen Listening... / 41:40 Jacqueline Jones talks about fluid descriptions of races--and some truly awful treatment of people--in American history. Maybe we're finally getting away from the idea of different races, but in no great hurry. Remember, people once referred to "the Jewish race," among other things. Science has established that there's ONE race--human--but the old ways die hard. Oregon's Dark Secret: Legal Slavery By Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren • Sep 24, 2013 R. Gregory Nokes Listen Listening... / 42:10 R. Gregory Nokes talks to Geoffrey Riley about slavery in Oregon's past. We all know the story of pre-Civil War America: there were slave states and free states. But the line between them got a lot blurrier in the newer territories, including Oregon.