On Thursday, the
Oregon AFL-CIO picketed at three gas stations in the Springfield area. High gas
prices already are getting plenty of attention, but the labor federation says
the focus of the event was the lack of federal solutions to keep prices low, despite
political candidates' pre-election promises.
Milionis in collaboration with the Oregon News Service reports:
Bay area singer/songwriter Corinne West (CorinneWest.com), live in studio. Corinne brings a highly emotive voice to her own hybrid of Americana-roots, folk, newgrass, and progressive country, from soulful ballads to hard driving road tales. Her latest CD "Second Sight" has been highly acclaimed in the US as well as England and Ireland so...........Listen up!
Cuba has authorized
Sex-Change Operations for Transsexual citizens.
KBOO’s Jacob Anderson-Minshall has more on the
The Associated Press reported Monday that Cuba has
official authorized gender-reassignment operations and will offer them free to
The move—one of the latest
in a series of changes implemented by President Raul Castro since he succeeded
his elder brother, Fidel—puts Cuba above any US state in providing affordable
access to gender reassignment surgery.