Close to 100 people rallied for single payer healthcare today on the steps of the Federal Building in downtown Portland to deliver Sen. Ron Wyden a message: They want change, not compromise. KBOO reporter David Rosenfeld filed this report.
Greetings Cascadia! My name is Steve, and this is the KBOO Community Calendar for Wednesday, June 24th, 2009.
The Beaverton Athiest Meet-up is tonight, Wednesday, from 7:00 - 10:00 PM, at the Moonstruck Chocolate Café at the Beaverton Town Square. Meet local atheists, agnostics, secular humanists, scientific naturalists and other friends of reason for conversation and friendship! We often meet on Portland's West side but welcome people from anywhere. Meetings are informal and social. Conversation is spirited and polite.
Kathleen Stephenson speaks with veteran journalist Michelle Goldberg about her recent book, "The Means of Reproduction: Sex, Power, and the Future of the World". Goldberg exposes the unjust treatment of women due to reproduction around the world.