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Oregon History Project: the 60th Anniversary of the Vanport Flood

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Thu, 06/05/2008

As reported
yesterday on the KBOO News, this week marks the 60th anniversary of Portland's
Hurricane Katrina-like disaster: the Vanport flood. 

Professor Michael
McGregor has written about the relevance of the Vanport flood for today's
Portland:

 

That was Michael McGregor, a researcher with the
Oregon History Project, speaking on the 60th anniversary of the Vanport flood
in Portland.

 

British Media Reveals US Plan to Occupy Iraq Indefinitely

program: 
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Thu, 06/05/2008

A British newspaper revealed today that Bush is
secretly brokering a deal to continue US military occupation of Iraq
indefinitely.

KBOO’s
jacob anderson-minshall has more:

 

Rosemont Center Workers: 13 Local Organizations Support Picketing

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Thu, 06/05/2008

Workers at the Rosemont Treatment Center and School for at-risk girls held a picket today in Northeast Portland. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">

They were protesting their low pay and difficult working conditions.

The workers have the support of a coalition of 13 local unions and social justice organizations.

KBOO's Allison Milionis spoke with one of the picketing workers:

Astoria LNG Terminal Approved by Feds: 1 Down 2 To Go

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Thu, 06/05/2008

Federal regulators have given the environmental go-ahead for a proposed liquefied natural gas, or LNG, terminal near Astoria.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released its environmental impact statement on the controversial Bradwood Landing Project late this afternoon.

The commission said the terminal would have “limited adverse environmental impacts".

To address those adverse impacts, the commission laid out 110 recommendations to mitigate the most serious environmental effects.

The LNG terminal would import, store and process supercooled liquefied natural gas for movement through pipelines to points across the country.

The backers of the project, Houston-based NorthernStar Natural Gas, can now move forward on the seven hundred million dollar project.

The Company got the approval after submitting a biological assessment to the Federal Agency on Wednesday.

Opponents to the LNG Terminal have voiced concern about the Company’s biological assessment, saying it minimized the project’s environmental impacts.

Brent Foster is with the Columbia Riverkeeper Environmental group:

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The Astoria project is one of three proposed LNG terminals in Oregon.

All three are unnecessary, according to critics, because the gas is not necessary to meet Oregon’s energy needs.

Most of the gas would be shipped via pipeline to California.

The environmental group BARK will be hosting a ‘hike the pipe’ event on Tuesday to encourage the public to view the vital ecosystems that will be destroyed when the pipeline is constructed.

 

City Council: Police "Use of Deadly Force" Redefined

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Wed, 06/04/2008

Yesterday,
Portland's City Council voted to approve new guidelines on the 'Use of Deadly
Force' by the Portland Police.

KBOO's Don Wolfe has more

 

Obama's Declaration to Give Jerusalem to Israel

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Wed, 06/04/2008

With the New York
Times reporting that Senator Hillary Clinton will resign from the Presidential
race, the Democratic nomination will almost certainly go to Senator Barack
Obama.

Obama gave a
speech yesterday that raised a great deal of criticism among human rights
advocates.

In the speech, given at the annual conference of the
American-Israel Political Action Committee, or AIPAC Obama stated that he would
give the disputed city of Jerusalem to Israel without any negotiation.

KBOO's Saed
Bannoura spoke with Professor Naseer Aruri about the implications of Obama's
speech:

That was Professor Naseer Aruri, speaking with
KBOO reporter Saed Bannoura.

 

Homeless Tie Themselves to Trees at City Hall

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Wed, 06/04/2008

Two protestors
have tied themselves to trees outside of Portland's City Hall. 

The two are
organizers with the homeless sit-in that was dismantled by Portland police two
weeks ago.

KBOO's Kyle Burris reports from in front of City
Hall:

 

Bradley-Angel House Bi-Gender Discrimination Case

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Wed, 06/04/2008

According to Oregon’s Bureau of Labor and
Industries, Portland domestic violence shelter Bradley-Angel House
discriminated against a bi-gendered individual. 

KBOO’S Jacob Anderson-Minshall has more on the
story:

 

Winter Soldier Northwest: Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Speak in Seattle

program: 
Evening News
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Tue, 06/03/2008

Iraq Veterans Against the War hosted an event
called Northwest Winter Soldier at Seattle’s town hall on Saturday.

Winter Soldier brings together Iraq and Afghanistan
veterans to share their experiences and tell stories that have not been covered
in the mainstream media.

Over 600 people attended Saturday's event, which
culminated with a peaceful anti-war march from 
Seattle’s Town Hall to the city’s Federal Building.

The following excerpts were taken from the
testimonies of veterans who spoke at the event.

Those were excerpts of testimony by Iraq and
Afghanistan war veterans given at the northwest winter soldier event this
weekend in Seattle.

KBOO
will air the full testimony at 9:00 am on Friday June 13th.

 

Hunger Strike Against Liquefied Natural Gas

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program: 
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Tue, 06/03/2008

On Sunday June 1st, the battle to halt the siting
of a Liquefied Natural Gas Pipeline through Oregon entered a new phase. a man
named Rick also known as Brokenfeather 
began a 10 day Hunger Strike in front of the NW Natural Energy Company
Headquarters at 220 NW ist ave.

Nw natural is just one of several pipeline
proposals being considered by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. It is
working with Palomar Gas Transmission System on a plan that would install 500
miles of Oregon’s public and Private lands.

Brokenfeather has scheduled his hunger strike to
coincide with the Rose Festival in attempt to bring attention to the proposal
and to gain support in opposing any  LNG
pipeline plan in Oregon.

Kboo reporter Linda Olson- Osterlund spoke with Nat
of the Earth Community Alliance about the Hunger Strike.                            



 

 

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