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Salem-News.com (Aug-13-2012 22:30)
FBI Raids Homes of Seattle and Portland Occupy ActivistsSalem-News.com
A US newspaper has revealed that the FBI has been raiding the houses of anti-Wall Street protesters in Oregon and Washington in what the agency describes an “ongoing violent crime investigation.”
The Oregonian newspaper reported that heavily-armed domestic terrorism units of the FBI have been raiding the homes of activists in Seattle and Olympia, Washington and Portland, Oregon over the last month.
Salem-News.com (Mar-26-2012 20:44)
`The Deadly Connection: Endless War and Economic Crisis` - Bruce Gagnon speaks in Washington stateSubmitted by Leonard Eiger for Salem-News.com
“The Deadly Connection: Endless War and Economic Crisis” will be the subject of Bruce Bagnon's six-city tour of Washington State.
International peace activist and organizer Bruce Gagnon comes to Washington State April 24 to April 30, 2012 to engage local communities around the theme “The Deadly Connection: Endless War and Economic Crisis.”
Salem-News.com (Feb-07-2012 22:34)
Wildcat Truckers Strike Hits Port of Seattle - Hundreds Walk OffSalem-News.com
Port truck drivers in Seattle and Tacoma are paid as little as $10 or $11 an hour.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Jan-23-2012 11:47)
`Snowed in in Seattle`: A Plea for Peace to the White HouseCynthia McKinney for Salem-News.com
Most people know about being "Sleepless in Seattle." Well, I am "snowed in in Seattle!" But even six inches of snow in Seattle don't keep me from becoming steamed when I read the latest news reports on the activities of the U.S. war machine:
At a time when U.S.-Iran tensions are the highest I have experienced in my lifetime, Danger Room of wired.com breaks a news story that a new US commando special operations team is operating near Iran.
Salem-News.com (Jan-16-2012 11:01)
Substantial Snow Headed for Seattle This WeekBill Deger Special to Salem-News.com
By the end of Tuesday, at least 3 to 6 inches of the white stuff will be on the ground around the Emerald City.
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After a modest round of wintry weather over the weekend, more snow, including a potentially historic winter storm will target the Pacific Northwest this week, with heavy accumulations expected, even in Seattle.
Salem-News.com (Dec-20-2011 17:07)
Global Movement to Create a Non-Violent World LaunchedSubmitted by Anita McKone and Robert J. Burrowes for Salem-News.
People who wish to join the movement are invited...
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On 11 November 2011, the 93rd anniversary of the armistice of World War 1, a new movement to end human violence was launched around the world. 'The People's Charter to Create a Nonviolent World' was launched simultaneously in Australia, Malaysia, the Philippines and the United States and has already gained signatories in twenty-one countries.
Salem-News.com (Oct-03-2011 17:57)
Planning Underway for Occupy PortlandSalem-News.com
A strong show of support in other cities indicates that Occupy Portland is part of a growing national movement of people who no longer feel that their government works in their best interest.
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Occupy Portland begins Thursday at noon. Organizers of the event say they will gather in solidarity with the ongoing protest in New York City, Occupy Wall Street, and the growing number of cities whose people will no longer sit back watching corporate and special interests run their government.
Salem-News.com (Oct-03-2011 00:41)
Marines Heading to Wall Street to Protect ProtestersTim King Salem-News.com
This is a war against people who are utilizing their constitutional rights.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Wall Street protesters will soon have the protection of U.S. Marines who will form a human wall between the crowds of tireless protesters and the increasingly unpopular New York cops who continue to appear on YouTube in scenes that twist the insides of patriotic Americans.
Salem-News.com (Oct-02-2011 20:35)
Raw Story Reports: `Occupy Wall Street` Movement Arrives in SeattleEric W. Dolan Special to Salem-News.com
“This is a grassroots satellite protest to bring awareness to the struggle on the streets of New York and to empower the 99% in this country,” - Occupy Seattle Website.
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Protesters in Seattle gathered at Westlake Park on Saturday morning to protest against corporations influence on the government. More than 100 people participated in “Occupy Seattle,” according to the event’s organizers.
Salem-News.com (Sep-24-2010 02:46)
Marc Emery, The Prince of Pot, Endures Ongoing Challenges of Prison LifeBonnie King Salem-News.com
Jodie Emery announced today that her husband Marc is being punished for two months--for an unwritten rule.Read Full Article