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  1. Solidarity with Trans Women: Picket Portland 'Mini-Michfest' TERF Festival April 18Read the original story

    Tuesday | IndyMedia

    TERFs in Portland area are holding a "mini-Michfest" event on April 18 to raise money for Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, the annual weeklong orgy of TERF Lesbian Separatist hate rallies against Trans Women and Gender Non Conforming CAMAB folks. TERF's believe Trans Women and Gender Non Conforming/Genderqueer CAMAB folks do not deserve human rights.

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  2. Confronting Climate Change Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 - 6:00pm -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | IndyMedia

    Growth-oriented capitalism has ceased to function rationally. [We need] To ward off our own self-destruction.

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  3. Portland's First Renters Assembl;yRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | IndyMedia

    Ani and Lyn talk w/ Tori Abernathy and Nick Caleb about the upcoming Portland Renters Assembly We are pleased to have The First Portland Renters' Assembly organizer, art worker and activist Tori Abernathy, plus Nick Caleb, former city council candidate, professor of government and speaker at this event. Check details of this event out at FB [Tiny URL link to FB page] Listen and join the discussion on KBOO, Friday morning 8-9 AM The Portland Renters' Assembly is a gathering of people united by the burden of rent.

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  4. Rent Control Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | IndyMedia

    Although 40% of Portland area residents live in rented housing, the political class continually indicates that their focus can only be the profitability of well-connected developers and the protection of higher-wage home owners. The needs of lower-income working people, especially those in service-economy jobs who badly need housing near those jobs, have been consistently left out of consideration.

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  5. Global Divestment Day Action! - Friday, February 13th, 12-1pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | IndyMedia

    Start the Valentine weekend off right and show our mayor how much we "heart" him. Let's ask our mayor Charlie Hales to return the love by honoring his pledge of a fossil free future for Portland.

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  6. Watch Arresting Power on Monday, February 23 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | IndyMedia

    Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence in Portland, Oregon This documentary explores Portland's unique history of policing, race relations and community resistance from the 1960s to present. Arresting Power has been in production for over two years, born out of frustration from witnessing decades of police misconduct, demands for change, and hollow responses from the city government.

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  7. February Community Discussions on Race and PolicingRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | IndyMedia

    A series of free, facilitated conversations on race and policing will be happening in Portland in the month of February at Multnomah County Libraries. Portland has a long history of antagonism between police and communities of color, including the deaths of unarmed black men and women -- Kendra James, Aaron Campbell, James Jahar Perez and Lloyd D. Stevenson, among others -- at the hands of the police.

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  8. February 8 Youth and Young Adult CALL2ACTION Against Police Brutality and RacismRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Due to the recent events in our country of police brutality and racism, the Multnomah Youth Commission is hosting a Call to Action event on Sunday, February 8, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Rosewood Initiative .

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  9. February Community Discussions on Race and PolicingRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | IndyMedia

    A series of free, facilitated conversations on race and policing will be happening in Portland in the month of February at Multnomah County Libraries. Portland has a long history of antagonism between police and communities of color, including the deaths of unarmed black men and women -- Kendra James, Aaron Campbell, James Jahar Perez and Lloyd D. Stevenson, among others -- at the hands of the police.

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  10. February 8 Youth and Young Adult CALL2ACTION Against Police Brutality and RacismRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Due to the recent events in our country of police brutality and racism, the Multnomah Youth Commission is hosting a Call to Action event on Sunday, February 8, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Rosewood Initiative .

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  11. Martin Luther King Celebrations in Portland 2015Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Wednesday, January 21st Homeless Bill of Rights & MLK Action 8.00am Gather at the MLK Worker Center and march to Right 2 Dream Too 8.30am March from Right 2 Dream Too to City Hall 9.00am Short rally at City Hall Speakers from Voz, Right 2 Dream Too, Right 2 Survive and Sisters of the Road 9.30 - 10.30am Pack the Council Chambers In support of public testimony bringing awareness to the 'Right To Rest' Act and the unjust criminalization of people based on their housing status. After testimony - March together to Sisters of the Road For a celebration of Martin Luther King, and the Homeless Bill of Rights Campaign in CA, OR and further! Includes food, entertainment, an open mic, and a documentary.

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  12. Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence in Portland, OregonRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | IndyMedia

    Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence in Portland, Oregon This documentary explores Portland's unique history of policing, race relations and community resistance from the 1960s to present. Arresting Power has been in production for over two years, born out of frustration from witnessing decades of police misconduct, demands for change, and hollow responses from the city government.

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  13. Kickoff Rally for Campaign to Rescind City's Appeal of Judge's Order on 1-7-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | IndyMedia

    The City of Portland has decided to appeal Judge Michael Simon's court order to appear annually for a hearing assessing its implementation of the US Department of Justice Settlement Agreement. Kickoff Rally for Campaign to Rescind City's Appeal of Judge's Order When: Wednesday, January 7, 2015, 12:00 Noon Where: Portland City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Welcome to 2015 folks! Below is an announcement from the AMA Coalition that they will kick off a campaign for City Council to rescind their appeal of the Judge's order in the DOJ Settlement Agreement with a news conference/picket line at noon on Wednesday.

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  14. An Open Letter To Mayor Charlie HalesRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | IndyMedia

    An Open Letter To Portland Mayor Charlie Hales: Charlie, Last week you released a statement addressing the Ferguson protests in Portland. Of the several concerns you have for future demonstrations you seem fixated on demonstrators blocking streets, intersections and highways.

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  15. Project Viewfinder Screening - 12/10/14 - Wednesday 5pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | IndyMedia

    "Project Viewfinder gives youth a chance to draw out their individual talents. They are motivated to believe in themselves after so many others have given up on them."

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  16. Video: Portland Human Rights Commission Meeting 12.3.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | IndyMedia

    This is the monthly meeting of the Portland Human Rights Commission, filmed on 12.3.14. The meeting is around 2 and half hours long and is open to the public.

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  17. OIR Group - Report 2 PM [officer-involved shootings and in-custody deaths]Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | IndyMedia

    The City Auditor's Independent Police Review invites the public to a community meeting with representatives from OIR Group regarding their latest report on Portland Police Bureau's officer-involved shootings and in-custody deaths. The City Auditor's Independent Police Review invites the public to a community meeting with representatives from OIR Group regarding their latest report on Portland Police Bureau's officer-involved shootings and in-custody deaths.

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  18. Join the Fur Free Friday march, Friday November 28thRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | IndyMedia

    Fur Free Friday is the most widely attended annual demonstration in the history of the animal protection movement and the largest animal related free speech event in Portland. Don't miss this opportunity to join with thousands of other activists worldwide for this international day of action.

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  19. Video: American SPCC presents an event for the youth in Portland 11-20-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | IndyMedia

    On Universal Children's Day, Portland youth activists will take center stage at community forum This is an out take "announcement" taken from Portland Human Rights Commission Meeting Announcement by SPCC member Joe about the upcoming "Listening To Youth Driven Solutions" event here in Portland on November 20th 2014. American SPCC presents an event for the youth in Portland.

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  20. Movie Occupy the Farm now showing in PortlandRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | IndyMedia

    Synopsis: OCCUPY THE FARM tells the story of a community's fight to save public land for urban farming. When 200 farmers march to the gates of the last farmland in the urban East Bay near Oakland, they don't carry signs protesting University of California's plans to build a shopping center.

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