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  1. Citizen (police) Review Committee - Community Input Wanted on August 26 [today]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | IndyMedia

    Citizen Review Committee members make an announcement to the Human Rights Commission about the upcoming "public input opportunity" on 8.26.15. The Director of Equity and Human Rights Commission speaks to the HRC with his Directors Report.

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  2. Video: 8 5 15 Human Rights Commision MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | IndyMedia

    The August Portland Human Rights Commission Monthly Meeting. Some of this month's discussions at this meeting were on CPRC, GITMO Cleared Detainee support, Human Trafficking, and their newly narrowed down focus on "Administrative Justice" and "Housing Justice" and more.

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  3. 911 Truther Kevin Barrett will give a talk on Charlie Hebo July 31st in PortlandRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Widely regarded as the world's leading Muslim 9/11 truth activist he spent 2006-2008 as the only talk show host featured on all three leading patriot radio networks . Kevin even ran for Congress in Wisconsin's 3rd District in 2008: http://www.barrettforcongress.us He is currently I'm working on a couple of book projects... he will speaking primary about his book "We Are NOT Charlie Hebdo".

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  4. Police Accountability Discussions - Portland Public Invited to Share on July 29thRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | IndyMedia

    July 29th *today the "Independent" Police Review Division will hold its third community outreach meeting to hear from the public what kind of oversight system YOU would like to see in Portland. This time it will be at the Q Center in N Portland at 5:30 PM City Auditor's Independent Police Review Information and Community Engagement Session Wednesday, July 29, 2015 5:30pm - 7:30pm Q Center 4115 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97217 Copwatch [June Meeting] Analysis The June meeting wasn't as well attended as the May one, and the IPR and CRC took way too much of the time explaining how the "Byzantine" system works.

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  5. Videos: Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15! - June 17 2015 in PDXRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Here on portland indymedia are two videos from the June 17 "Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15!" event. A protest and rally with speeches and interviews on the steps of Portland City Hall, then the march to the Pittock Building on 10th street.

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  6. Code Pink Portland Peace Calendar PDX. July - AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Upcoming Events in Portland Oregon - July and August 2015. This list is for women in Portland Oregon to organize Code Pink gatherings in favor of peace and justice.

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  7. Videos: Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15! - June 17 2015 in PDXRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Here on portland indymedia are two videos from the June 17 "Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15!" event. A protest and rally with speeches and interviews on the steps of Portland City Hall, then the march to the Pittock Building on 10th street.

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  8. Police Accountability Discussions - Portland Public Invited to Share on July 29thRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | IndyMedia

    One week from today the "Independent" Police Review Division will hold its third community outreach meeting to hear from the public what kind of oversight system YOU would like to see in Portland. This time it will be at the Q Center in N Portland at 5:30 PM Copwatch Analysis The June meeting wasn't as well attended as the May one, and the IPR and CRC took way too much of the time explaining how the "Byzantine" system works.

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  9. what in the hayRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | IndyMedia

    "Marijuana's Legal: Now What Happens to those Already in Jail\?" July 14th Guest Speakers: Lew Fredericks, State Representative, District 43 Roy Jay, Executive Director, Project Second Chance [re-post] Dear Friends of Race Talks , Please join us for the upcoming Race Talks program: "Marijuana's Legal: Now What Happens to those Already in Jail\?" With Guest Speakers Lew Fredericks, State Representative, District 43 Roy Jay, Executive Director, Project Second Chance There will be small group discussions facilitated by trained volunteers from: Uniting to Understand Racism link to www.understandracism.org LOCATION: Kennedy School 5736 NE 33rd Ave., Portland.

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  10. Tallest trees in Eastmoreland could be cut down ; Three 150 foot SequoiasRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | IndyMedia

    These are the tallest trees in Eastmoreland, and probably the oldest. . I measured the foremost of the 3 giants, at 153- 154 ft with inclinometer from 4 different angles.

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  11. Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Fight for $15! Wednesday, June 17th 11:00am - City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave marching to 12:45pm - 921 SW Washington Street Justice for Janitors and the Fight for $15! Wednesday, June 17th 11:00am - City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave marching to 12:45pm - 921 SW Washington Street Fight for $15 rally - Sign up and share on *Facebook [ ] {*Facebook is Evil!} On Justice for Janitors Day 2015, Janitors will join Portland City Workers, striking workers at Instafab and the fight for $15 in an exciting day of action. The day begins with a rally for $15 at Portland City Hall and will march to other locations from there, finishing with the Justice for Janitors rally at 921 SW Washington Street at 12:45pm.

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  12. 'Independent' Police Review Division community outreach forumRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | IndyMedia

    The City Auditor's Independent Police Review IPR) is facilitating a series of police accountability discussions on the last Wednesday of every month in community centers around the city for the next four months. These sessions are open to everyone.

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  13. Resolving Iraq and Syria Through Diplomacy, not War this EveningRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | IndyMedia

    On Monday, May 18, Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies will conduct a video forum in Portland, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., including a question and answer period. The event is being held at Multnomah Friends Meeting House, 4312 S.E. Stark.

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  14. Portland Cops Shoot Man in SE PortlandRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | IndyMedia

    An officer-involved shooting occurred on the 1500 block of SE Boise Street Sunday afternoon, officials said. Central Precinct officers responded to a report of a man cutting himself with a knife around 2:15 p.m., Portland Police Bureau said.

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  15. May Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Come out this May Day and stand united for social & economic justice. Together we can build a movement to take back our communities .

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  16. Board, staff, and internship opportunities with Portland Fruit Tree ProjectRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | IndyMedia

    An announcement by local non-profit, Portland Fruit Tree Project, about current opportunities . Portland Fruit Tree Project has some exciting leadership opportunities to share! We're currently accepting applications for our Board of Directors, a part-time staff position as Community Involvement & Harvest Coordinator, and three exciting internships! [...] Join PFTP's Board of Directors! Board Members play an important and rewarding role in PFTP's efforts to make healthy food available to all, strengthen communities, and ensure equity in access to our programs.

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  17. 'Boiler Room' ReviewRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | IndyMedia

    The following is my written and detailed experience of what it means for one to enjoy themselves.....at a REALLY happening spot......BOILER ROOM! ""I've seen countless regulars come and go. I've seen proposals, breakups, great dates, failed dates, hookups, hookers, rockstars, and crooners.

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  18. March on University of WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | IndyMedia

    No New Animal Lab: March on the University of Washington! When: Saturday, April 25, 2pm Where: Meet in Red Square, University of Washington - Seattle campus *CARPOOLS WILL BE ORGANIZED FROM PORTLAND No New Animal Lab: March on the University of Washington! The University of Washington and construction company Skanska are planning to build a new underground Animal Research and Care Facility. As they attempt to move forward with plans to bury the torture of thousands of animals underground, the No New Animal Lab campaign is organizing international opposition and calling on our movement to make sure this lab is never built.

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  19. Shut Down The TERF Rally Next WeekRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Portland's most militant Trans* and GenderQueer Liberation group, PATSAT, in solidarity also with PDX Trans* Pride organization, protests and pledges an end to upcoming TERF anti-Trans*feminine, anti-CAMAB, cis "rights" rally sponsored by Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, a known anti-Trans* defamation and hate group. Attention all CAMAB Trans*feminine and GenderQueer folks, CAFAB allies, and Cis Male allies! Next Saturday, April 18 is the Day of Reckoning for TERF/SWERF group Michigan Womyn's Music Festival Portland Chapter.

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  20. Video: Portland human rights Commission Meeting 3.4.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | IndyMedia

    The monthly meeting of the Portland Human Rights Commision This was the March meeting held in their office in downtown Portland {video 2. hr 35. min} 3 4 15 Meeting Portland Human Rights Commission Open to the public - held on the first Wednesday of the month Welcoming and Gathering Approval of Agenda and Minutes Executive Committee and Staff Report Actions Taken: JTTF Open Letter HRC and the COAB.

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