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Evening News on 03/14/14

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Evening News on 03/13/14

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Evening News on 03/12/14

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Evening News on 03/11/14

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Evening News on 03/10/14

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Mon, 03/10/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 03/07/14

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Fri, 03/07/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 03/06/14

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Thu, 03/06/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 03/05/14

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Wed, 03/05/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 03/04/14

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Evening News on 03/03/14

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Portland Ranks Sixteenth for Solar Power in the Nation

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Thu, 04/10/2014
A report released on April 10 by Environment Oregon ranked Portland sixteenth among US cities for solar power.
KBOO reporter Ethan Martin spoke with Charlie Fischer of Environment Oregon and Andrea Jacob of Solar Forward for more on the report and Portland's ranking.
  • Length: 6:56 minutes (6.34 MB)
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Paradox Tree News story 041014

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Thu, 04/10/2014
Story about the Paradox Walnut Tree in SE Portland threatened by new housing development.
  • Length: 6:23 minutes (5.84 MB)
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PSU & Faculty settle contract - Student & admin reactions

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Mon, 04/07/2014
     PSU-AAUP, the faculty union at Portland State University, and the PSU administration reached an agreement on a new two-year contract in the wee hours of Saturday night, averting a strike on April 16th. Faculty, students, and the administration seem satisfied.
     KBOO captured on-campus reactions from two student leaders and also the administration:
 
     1) Cameron Frank and Christina Kane, student leaders in the PSU Student Union (PSUSU) and also the Student Action Coalition, give immediate reflections.
 
    2)  Cameron Frank, also a student observer of the negotiations, then shares possible next steps for a movement to build student and faculty influence.
 
     3) Christopher Broderick, Associate Vice President of University Communications, reports that the $6 million needed to cover the new faculty contract won’t come from tuition, but tells us where it will.
  • Length: 3:40 minutes (3.36 MB)
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New Court Cases Target Guantanamo Force-Feeding

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Thu, 03/27/2014

KBOO's Sam Bouman spoke with Alka Pradhan, Counter-Terrorism Counsel with Reprieve US, who is representing Guantanamo Bay prisoner Ahmed Rabbani in the Washington DC Court of Appeals, in one of the first court cases related to conditions of detention at the controversial military prison. Rabbani has been imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay since his arrest in Pakistan in 2002, and is joining historic litigation begun by fellow prisoner Imad Abdullah Hassan. Both men are attempting to have a the court issue an injunction against abusive force-feeing techniques used by guards against hunger-striking prisoners.

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Interview with Professor Francis Boyle about Ukraine/Crimea crisis

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Thu, 03/20/2014
KBOO News interviews Professor Francis Boyle to explore the latest developments in Ukraine and Crimea, and the U-S role in the current situation.

Interview with visiting Journalist Sadia Khan

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Tue, 03/18/2014
Sadia Khan is KBOO's visiting journalist for the month of March 2014.
More information about Sadia and the visiting journalist program.
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Illmaculate Protests Police Presence at Portland Hip Hop Show

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Mon, 03/03/2014
When Portland police swept in to close off the street around a hip hop concert Saturday night, one of the artists stepped off the stage and decided not to perform.
Concerns around police intimidation have been a long-standing issue in Portland’s black community, and the incident on Saturday raised a number of questions.
Some local hip hop artists question the motives behind police activities at hip-hop events.
The Portland rapper ILLMACULATE made the decision to NOT perform in protest of the gang task enforcement presence at the event.
He spoke with KBOO’s Sekoynia Wright this afternoon.
  • Length: 4:20 minutes (3.97 MB)
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US Job Growth Subsidies Favor Corporate Tax Breaks Over Small Businesses

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Mon, 03/03/2014
A new report on job growth in the U-S suggests that the bulk of subsidies being granted to business to spur job growth go to large corporate tax breaks, rather than small, local businesses.
Leigh McIlvane is a research analyst with Good Jobs First, who issued the report.
Their organization describes itself as a resource center for promoting accountability in economic development.
She discussed the report and the upgraded Subsidy Tracker tool with KBOO Reporter Robin Ryan.
  • Length: 3:56 minutes (3.6 MB)
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2014 Ballot Measures Address Marriage Equality

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Mon, 03/03/2014
In the fall of 2014 Oregonians will vote on two initiatives about the issue of marriage equality:
Ballot Measure 8 would overturn a previous measure and allow people to marry as they choose.
Ballot Measure 52 would allow businesses and individuals to discriminate against same sex couples.
In 2004, Oregonians passed Ballot Measure 36, which defined marriage as between one man and one woman.
KBOO’s Joe Meyer spoke with both backers for both 2014 initiatives and filed this report.
  • Length: 3:44 minutes (1.71 MB)
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PSU Students Walk Out of Classes to Support AAUP Teachers Rally

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Mon, 03/03/2014
          The teachers at Portland State University face a possible strike by early April, after declaring impasse in their negotiations with the university administration last week.
           Thursday Feb. 27, over 600 P.S.U. students walked out of their classes to support the Portland State chapter of the American Association of University Professors, who held a rally on the P.S.U. Park Blocks at noon. The teachers’ union has been bargaining with the P.S.U. administration for a new contract for 11 months.
        The A.A.U.P - PSU also filed an unfair labor practice charge with the Oregon Employment Relations Board.
        The two sides continue to negotiate.
     KBOO’S THEO BURKE AND JENKA SODERBERG attended the rally and bring us some of the voices of the protesters:  

 

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