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ACLU sues CIA on case of "extra rendition program"

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Sun, 12/16/2007

On Friday the American Civil Liberties Union, or ACLU, filed legal papers against the Central Intelligence Agency of the U.S. government.

the ACLU is suing on behalf of five victims of the U-S government's QUOTE “extraordinary rendition” program.

 KBOO reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund spoke with Ben Wisner The ACLU’s Lead Attorney on the case .

PDX Citizens speak on Hanford Cleanup Delay

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Thu, 12/13/2007
Earlier this week, the Department of Energy, Washington State Department of Ecology and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency held a 'State of the Hanford nuclear site' meeting in Portland.
The U.S. Department of Energy has apparently proposed an additional 20 year delay in cleaning up the Hanford, Washington site, which is the most polluted site in the Western Hemisphere.
A number of local citizens attended to voice their concern over the slow place and incompleteness of the cleanup.

We bring you now some of the voices of Portlanders who spoke at that meeting:      

Human Rights Groups Question Fibre Lasers

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Evening News
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Thu, 12/13/2007

The advanced research wing of the Department of Defense has announced the construction of several new weapons that have human rights groups worried about their potential impacts. KBOO's Ethan Scarl has more:

 

Climate Conference in BALI at standstill

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Thu, 12/13/2007
The international climate conference in Bali is in its final hours, and it seems that the U.S. will not budge on its refusal to agree to timelines and guidelines for emission reductions.
Talks are extending into an extra day as delegates struggle to reach agreement. 
We spoke with Daphne Wysham of Earthbeat Radio, who is in Bali covering the conference:

Street roots report

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Evening News
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Wed, 12/12/2007

And now, this weeks Street Roots report, brought to us by Joanne Zuhl of Street Roots newspaper:

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Animal Liberation Front Interview

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Tue, 12/11/2007

 

Last week, activists from the Animal Liberation Front attacked private property belonging to an Oregon Health Sciences University researcher whom they described as a primate vivisector.
This is the second Oregon vivisector in six months to be targeted by the organization.
KBOO’s Crystal Leighty spoke with Dr. Jerry Vlasak, with the Animal Liberation press office of North America.

 

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ACLU analyzes Oregon for Human Rights Day

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Sun, 12/09/2007

 

 

 

 

Today is International Human Rights Day, and in its honor, the American Civil Liberties union of Oregon has released a comprehensive analysis of racism in America with a focus on Oregon.

 KBOO’s Linda Olson-Osterlund has the story. 

Melvin Goodman on CIA videotape destruction

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Thu, 12/06/2007

The Central Intelligence Agency revealed yesterday that the Agency videotaped interrogations, then destroyed the videotapes. 

KBOO’s Jenka Soderberg spoke with Professor Melvin Goodman about the implications:

Habitat preserved around Johnson Creek(Metro bond measure acquisition)

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Evening News
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Wed, 12/05/2007

A ‘hundred acre woods’ is being slated for preservation within the Portland city limits. 

KBOO’s Helen Honey reports:

 

Corps of Engineers saves PDX trees from FEMA demolition

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Wed, 12/05/2007

The fight to save 100 mature trees along the Bridgeton levee in north Portland got a needed boost today from the U-S Army Corps of Engineers.The Corps is currently reviewing its levee vegetation policy and plans to issue the revised standards as part of a National Levee Vegetation Roundtable to be held in early 2008.The Bridgeton Neighborhood Association’s and Columbia Riverkeeper have been fighting for months to preserve the hundred trees, which were scheduled to be cut due to a directive from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

KBOO spoke with Brent Foster, the director of the Columbia Riverkeeper, about this issue:

 

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