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Salem-News.com (Mar-04-2016 14:05)
Praise for Passage of Oregon Bill to Implement Comprehensive Rape Kit ReformSalem-News.com
Oregon SB 1571 addresses the embarrassing backlog of untested rape kits.
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DNA evidence is an invaluable investigative tool. When tested, rape kit evidence can identify an unknown assailant, confirm the presence of a known suspect, affirm the survivor's account of the attack, connect the suspect to other crime scenes, and exonerate the wrongly convicted.
Salem-News.com (Sep-23-2015 21:05)
Realities Behind the Iran Nuclear AgreementJack Dresser Ph.D., special to Salem-News.com
Iran is not an aggressor nation, having invaded no other country for over 200 years.
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In a stratified society, the tiny fraction who comprise the ruling class must control perceptions of the much larger fraction under their control.
Salem-News.com (Jun-02-2015 17:43)
Senate Passes Reforms to NSA Programs, Including End Secret Law LegislationSalem-News.com
Reforms should help protect American citizens' privacy.
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Today, the U.S. Senate passed the USA Freedom Act, legislation that will enact reforms to sweeping NSA spying programs for the first time since those programs were put in place more than a decade ago.
Salem-News.com (Jan-26-2015 02:51)
Fully Disclose 9/11 ReportGeorge Hoeltje, Letter to the Editor
"Omission is the most powerful form of a lie." - George Orwell
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Salem-News.com (Sep-04-2014 00:18)
Did Israel Offer ISIS $10 Million to Free Steven Sotloff?Dr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com
Scarcely anyone ought reasonably indulge themselves in feelings of confidence about their own personal security.
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Though details are not yet fully known to this observer, reliable sources who have contact with DAASH report that the Islamic State rejected frantic Mossad efforts to buy the release of American journalist Steven Joel Sotloff.
Salem-News.com (Aug-22-2014 15:02)
John Yoo and The Senate Torture ReportRalph E Stone Salem-News.com
John Choon Yoo, aka John Yoo, authored the Torture Memos used to justify torture of human beings by the Bush Administration.
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Professor John Yoo stepped away from his lectern at the UC Berkeley School of Law to send an e-mail to the San Francisco Chronicle criticizing the forthcoming Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) torture report saying that if "torture was used and it didn't work, she [Senator Dianne Feinstein] is flat wrong." Yoo claimed the report failed to maintain "bipartisanship" that "will undermine its conclusions."
Salem-News.com (Jun-24-2014 13:45)
Federal Judge in Oregon Rules No Fly Lists UnconstitutionalSalem-News.com Staff
The decision hands a major victory to the 13 plaintiffs - four of them veterans of the U.S. military.
(PORTLAND, Ore. ) - The U.S. government's no-fly list banning people accused of links to terrorism from commercial flights violates their constitutional rights because it gives them no meaningful way to contest that decision, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-15-2013 15:43)
The Real Sacrificial LambJafar M Ramini Salem-News.com
"The ultimate sacrifice we are offering [is] Palestine. Not to God, but to our enemies."
At this time of year, all able-bodied Muslims are expected to travel to Mekka and perform one of the most revered pillars of Islam, Al Hajj (The pilgrimage). Before they celebrate EID AL-ADHA they are required to offer a sacrifice of a lamb in memory of Ibrahim and his son, Ismail.
Salem-News.com (Oct-15-2013 13:55)
For True Reconciliation, You Must First Know The TruthJennifer Fierberg, MSW Salem-News.com
Dr. Theogene Rudasingwa testifies in Spain
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In a brief statement on social media today, Dr. Theogene Rudasingwa, founding member of the Rwanda National Congress, made the following statement: PRESIDENT PAUL KAGAME RESPONSIBLE FOR THE KILLING OF NINE SPANISH CITIZENS
Salem-News.com (Oct-02-2013 23:45)
PTSD: There`s No Such Thing!?Dr. Phil Leveque, Professor of Pharmacology Salem-News.com
Consider the Washington massacre and personality disorder
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I don't know if I can call myself a PTSD expert, or not, but I did have more than 1000 PTSD patients whom I successfully treated. I also have PTSD from my 25-month visit to the US Army in World War Two. PTSD is a mental disorder, because people with it are not normal.