May 29, 2017
Salem-News.com Equality articles
Salem-News.com (Jan-20-2017 21:34)
The Women`s March on Washington: Oregon StyleBonnie King Salem-News.com
The women's marches are a global demonstration of solidarity. Here is the information for OREGON.
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Tomorrow, January 21, people will come together in Washington, D.C. for the Women’s March on Washington. At the same time, there will be Women's Marches happening in cities across the country, including many in Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Oct-25-2016 20:10)
Will a Rohingya Armed Struggle Be Legitimate?Mohiuuddin M Yusof for Salem-News.com
A constant fear has been imposed upon all who share an uncertain future.
(NEW YORK CITY) -
Think about the legitimacy of the armed struggle of the Rohingya people.
Salem-News.com (Mar-08-2016 07:36)
Int`l Women`s Day Proves Strength and Tenacity Year after YearMazin Qumsiyeh, PhD Salem-News.com
Women’s day is about actions against injustice, in deeds, not simply words.
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On this International Women's Day, I am in Amman attending the Lancet Palestinian Health Alliance Conference where most presentations are by brilliant women (thank you Rita Giacaman for excellent coordination/organizing).
Salem-News.com (Sep-23-2015 15:46)
Swiftboating Planned ParenthoodRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
"We are outraged by those who debase these women, this work, and Planned Parenthood by distorting the facts for political ends."
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In July 2015, David Donaldson, an anti-abortion activist, released videos purporting to show Planned Parenthood officials discussing the illegal sale of fetal tissue.
Salem-News.com (Oct-14-2014 01:10)
The Scottish Referendum In A NutshellRalph E Stone Salem-News.com
"Should Scotland be an independent country?" The "No" side won, with 55.3% voting against independence.
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My wife and I just returned from a week's stay in Edinburgh, which was shortly after the Scottish independence vote. The Scots voted to stay with England 55 to 45 percent. There was no rioting in the street over the vote results.
Salem-News.com (Aug-29-2014 22:15)
Hindus Urge Mormons to Reconsider Ordination of WomenSalem-News.com
"Exclusion of women from some religious services, just because they were female, was very unfair and ungodly."
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Hindus have urged The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) and its President Thomas S. Monson to reconsider favorably the ordination of women.