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Evening News on 04/23/14

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Wed, 04/23/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/22/14

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Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/21/14

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Mon, 04/21/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/18/14

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Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 04/17/14

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Thu, 04/17/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/16/14

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Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/15/14

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Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/14/14

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Mon, 04/14/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 04/11/14

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Fri, 04/11/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 04/10/14

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Habitat preserved around Johnson Creek(Metro bond measure acquisition)

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Evening News
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Wed, 12/05/2007

A ‘hundred acre woods’ is being slated for preservation within the Portland city limits. 

KBOO’s Helen Honey reports:

 

Will Seaman discusses the stilting of dialogue on Interstate/Cesar street name change

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Sun, 12/02/2007

 

Since November 21st, when the Portland City Council gave up on the renaming of any street in Portland after Cesar E. Chavez, the debate has disappeared from the local media.

But peace activist Will Seaman (SEE-man) took to the street on Friday afternoon with a megaphone, along with other activists, to challenge the media’s portrayal of the issue:

Tongans discuss tradition of nobility; role in democratic reform

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Evening News
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Sun, 12/02/2007

In the South Pacific earlier this year, Tongan youth rioted when their legislature failed to enact democratic reforms.

KBOO’s Michael Gene Horowitz recently traveled to Tonga, and brings us this update:

 

New Study on Effects of Prison Policies

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Evening News
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Wed, 11/28/2007

AND NOW, THIS WEEK’S STREET ROOTS REPORT, BROUGHT TO US BY JOANNE ZUHL

  • Title: street roots report
  • Length: 3:05 minutes (2.82 MB)
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Pakistan's role in the world(Interview w/Stephen Zunes)

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Evening News
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Wed, 11/28/2007

As President Pervez Musharraf steps down as the head of the military in Pakistan, KBOO took the opportunity to speak with Professor Stephen Zunes about what this means:

 

  • Title: Pakistan update
  • Length: 2:33 minutes (2.35 MB)
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Bolivian Constitutional Reform

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Evening News
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Tue, 11/27/2007

 

Bolivia is recovering from a violent weekend of protests in Sucre . 4 people were killed and hundreds were injured as groups protested a constitutional assembly being held to reform Bolivia’s founding document.
 
KBOO's Eoin Bastable spoke earlier today with Evan Cuthbert who is living in Bolivia and reporting on the current political situation.

 

CA car emission clean-up blocked by Cheney

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Evening News
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Tue, 11/27/2007

 

Vice President Dick Cheney was behind a controversial decision to block California’s attempt to impose tough emission standards on car manufacturers.
KBOO’s Crystal Leighty has more.

 

Interview w/Oregon Psychologists on Complicity w/Torture Techniques

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Tue, 11/27/2007

Just over a week ago a major operating manual for the United States Military prison camp at Guantanamo Bay was leaked and posted on the internet.This manual reveals that the military had an official policy of putting some new prisoners in isolation to break them down psychologically.A number of psychologists were involved in the development of the so-called ‘harsh interrogation techniques’.

the American Psychological Association continues to condone psychologists’ work on interrogations at Guantanamo and CIA black sites. 

KBOO reporter linda Olson-Osterlund talks with the head of the Oregon Psychological Association to see what position they are taking on this debate.

 

Bombs tested on Hawaiian army base w/depleted uranium

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Evening News
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Tue, 11/27/2007

On Hawaii’s Big Island, U-S Air Force planes are dropping unarmed bombs the size of a small automobile.

The first fear was of a bomb missing its target and hitting a school or hospital.
But now, as we reported yesterday on KBOO News, the army base where the practice bombs are being dropped has been discovered to be contaminated with depleted uranium.

Today, KBOO’s Crystal Leighty spoke with Activist Jim Albertini on the Big Island.

Quakers Speak about Issues at Palestine-Israel Peace Talks

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Evening News
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Tue, 11/27/2007

As George Bush hastily made his entrance and exit at a one-day Israel-Palestine peace talk in Annapolis Maryland yesterday, others in the area were organizing events to bring attention to issues that weren’t addressed in the summit.

Phil Karoum is with the Annapolis Friends Meeting, a Quaker church that organized events yesterday and Monday in Annapolis. KBOO’s Jenka Soderberg spoke with Mister Karoum earlier today:

 

 

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