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Evening News on 07/11/14

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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 07/10/14

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Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/09/14

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Wed, 07/09/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/08/14

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Tue, 07/08/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/07/14

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Mon, 07/07/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/02/14

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Wed, 07/02/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/01/14

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Tue, 07/01/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 06/30/14

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Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 06/27/14

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Fri, 06/27/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 06/26/14

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Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Animal Liberation Front Interview

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Evening News
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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.

 

  • Title: animal rights
  • Length: 3:06 minutes (2.85 MB)
  • Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)

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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Evening News
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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:

Corps of Engineers saves PDX trees from FEMA demolition

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Evening News
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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:

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:

 

Will Seaman discusses the stilting of dialogue on Interstate/Cesar street name change

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Sun, 12/02/2007

 

Since November 21st, when the Portland City Council gave up on the renaming of any street in Portland after Cesar E. Chavez, the debate has disappeared from the local media.

But peace activist Will Seaman (SEE-man) took to the street on Friday afternoon with a megaphone, along with other activists, to challenge the media’s portrayal of the issue:

Tongans discuss tradition of nobility; role in democratic reform

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Sun, 12/02/2007

In the South Pacific earlier this year, Tongan youth rioted when their legislature failed to enact democratic reforms.

KBOO’s Michael Gene Horowitz recently traveled to Tonga, and brings us this update:

 

New Study on Effects of Prison Policies

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Evening News
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Wed, 11/28/2007

AND NOW, THIS WEEK’S STREET ROOTS REPORT, BROUGHT TO US BY JOANNE ZUHL

  • Title: street roots report
  • Length: 3:05 minutes (2.82 MB)
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Pakistan's role in the world(Interview w/Stephen Zunes)

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Evening News
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Wed, 11/28/2007

As President Pervez Musharraf steps down as the head of the military in Pakistan, KBOO took the opportunity to speak with Professor Stephen Zunes about what this means:

 

  • Title: Pakistan update
  • Length: 2:33 minutes (2.35 MB)
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Bombs tested on Hawaiian army base w/depleted uranium

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Evening News
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Tue, 11/27/2007

On Hawaii’s Big Island, U-S Air Force planes are dropping unarmed bombs the size of a small automobile.

The first fear was of a bomb missing its target and hitting a school or hospital.
But now, as we reported yesterday on KBOO News, the army base where the practice bombs are being dropped has been discovered to be contaminated with depleted uranium.

Today, KBOO’s Crystal Leighty spoke with Activist Jim Albertini on the Big Island.

 

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