Portland May Day Protest March Turns Ugly

Posted by Brett Reckamp on May 1, 2015
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Photos: KGW

PORTLAND, Ore. — A May Day march through downtown Portland on Friday resulted in confrontations with police.

The Don’t Shoot Portland group wound their way around downtown starting at around 4:30pm.  It wasn’t long before the group broke away from the planned route and started clogging up streets and disrupting MAX service.

Battle lines between Portland Police and protesters were draw …

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Eat Pray Hate Protest at A Vancouver Prayer Breakfast

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 17, 2014
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Vancouver, Washington –  The keynote speaker at a Clark County Prayer Breakfast this morning has the Mayor of Vancouver staying away from the event. A dozen protestors are outside the HIlton Hotel in downtown Vancouver where the breakfast is taking place.

The keynote speaker is retired Army Lt. General William Boykin. Protestors say he is anti Muslim and anti gay and …

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Ukraine’s President Buckles, Protesters Split

Posted by Associated Press on February 21, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In a fast-moving day that aimed to reshape Ukraine’s political destiny, protest leaders and the beleaguered president agreed Friday to form a new government and hold an early election. Parliament slashed the powers of President Viktor Yanukovych and voted to free his rival, former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, from prison.

It was a crucial shift in Ukraine’s …

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