April 18, 2015
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Salem-News.com (Apr-06-2015 10:30)
21st Anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide against the TutsisJohn V Karuranga, President, RPP Special to Salem-News.com
RPP message commemorating the horrific events of 100+days in 1994 when 500,000–1 million Rwandans were killed.
Fellow Rwandans, today, the seventh of April, is the twenty-first anniversary of the most horrific systematic genocide of modern times.
Salem-News.com (Mar-25-2015 20:40)
Merkley Slams Republican Efforts to Roll Back Consumer Protection and Wall Street ReformSalem-News.com
Republicans push consumer protections....and Democrats push back.
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Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley, along with Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Al Franken (D-MN), slammed Senate Republicans’ budget push to roll back consumer protections and Wall Street reform at a press conference held in the Capitol today.
Salem-News.com (Mar-20-2015 18:19)
NETANYAHU WINS, PEACE LOSESRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
The slim hope for a Palestinian state lies with the United Nations.
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Benjamin Netanyahu has probably retained power in Israel as his Likud party won 29 seats in Parliament while the center-left Zionist Union had 24 seats. The Likud Party is likely to form a coalition to put together a 61-seat majority.
Salem-News.com (Mar-07-2015 20:47)
It`s Time to Sanction OFACDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.com
...Not the Civilian Populations of Syria and Iran
Without much doubt, the US Congressional Zionist caucus was energized this week by PM Netanyahu’s appeal to scuttle the Obama administration’s negotiations with Iran. Even as it spent roughly 27% of his 40 minute speech wildly applauding.
Salem-News.com (Mar-07-2015 19:19)
Pakistan: Lift the Travel Ban Against Abdul Qadeer BalochWilliam Nicholas Gomes, Human Rights Ambassador
Human Rights Ambassador William Gomes asks to immediately and unconditionally lift the travel ban
I would like to draw your attention to the following case.
Salem-News.com (Mar-06-2015 15:19)
Oregon SB 324 goes to Governor Kate Brown for SignatureSalem-News.com
Statement from OLCV Executive Director Doug Moore on Passage of Clean Fuels Extension by Oregon House of Representatives
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After more than five hours of debate, the Oregon House of Representatives passed SB 324, legislation that lifts the 2015 sunset on Oregon’s Clean Fuels Program, which reduces the carbon intensity of fuels by 10% over 10 years.
Salem-News.com (Mar-04-2015 14:50)
Reverse the Concert Cancellation of the Gilad Atzmon and The Orient House EnsembleSpecial to Salem-News.com
“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” ― Victor Hugo
Jazz was born as an art form for social commitment through improvisation as a way to express freedom.
Salem-News.com (Mar-03-2015 22:18)
Netanyahu`s Farcical Fear MongeringAlan Hart for Salem-News.com
What Netanyahu really wants is war, an American war, on Iran.
My Chambers dictionary defines farce (a noun) as "comedy of extravagant humour, buffoonery and improbability"; and farcical (the adjective) as "comical, risible, ludicrous. ridiculous."
Salem-News.com (Mar-03-2015 18:39)
Oregon Farm Bureau says Senate Bill 324 A Will Hurt Oregon AgricultureSpecial to Salem-News.com
The possible impact on Oregon's agriculture may be substantial.
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As the house gets ready to take a look at Senate Bill 324 A, more commonly referred to as the low carbon fuel standard bill, agricultural organizations express their concerns over SB 324 A to Oregonians.
Salem-News.com (Feb-18-2015 15:05)
I Was Born in Israel Many Years before I Realized Israel Was PalestineGilad Atzmon Special to Salem-News.com
Israel is not colonialism. Colonialism is a clear exchange between a mother state and a settler state. Israel is a settler state, yet there is no Jewish mother state.
I was born in Israel and it was many years before I realized that Israel was Palestine. I was relatively patriotic. I was looking forward to serving in the army and then I grasped that there was little truth in the Jewish historical narrative.