07 24 2014
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Protest at Mlking Heritage Marker

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Members of the group criticized the Portland Development Commission's contract award process which, they say, did not result in significant investment in the local Black community's businesses despite the fact that the Heritage Marker was designed to honor the Black community


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Free Speech Or Incitement? French Mag Runs Cartoons of Prophet Mohammed

Any depiction of Islam's prophet is considered blasphemy by many Muslims

PARIS (CNN) -- After a week of deadly, international protests against an anti-Islam film, a French satirical magazine is fueling the debate between freedom of expression and offensive provocation.


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Oral History Is Focus of Npmtc Hd Camera Workshop September 29

Providing tools to collect the oral histories of those in our community is the current project of the North Portland Multimedia Training Center (NPMTC). For thousands of years, people have been collecting and learning from oral information passed down from one generation to the next. Today,


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Franciscan Files Tell Abuse Story Inside the Roman Catholic Order

The documents show how abuse in a religious order can be closely tied to the formation of children who grow up to become brothers and priests

The documents show how abuse in a religious order can be closely tied to the formation of children who grow up to become brothers and priests, said Terence McKiernan, founder and co-director of Bishop Accountability.org, which collects documents on clergy sex abuse and posted the Franciscan files online Wednesday.


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