May 22, 2017
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Salem-News.com (Apr-17-2017 20:30)
The 5 Safest Cities in OregonSalem-News.com
Oregon is a very appealing place to live, and the safety of its cities only adds to the draw.
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Ask someone about Oregon, and they'll probably paint you a rosy picture of cheery, shorts-wearing hikers hustling up a mountain, munching on granola, and collecting banana peels for compost.
Salem-News.com (Apr-17-2017 15:15)
Free Admission This Weekend to All National ParksSalem-News.com
Take advantage of the Centennial and enjoy some new sights!
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This week is National Park Week, which means admission is free to all 417 parks and cultural sites this weekend.
Salem-News.com (Apr-15-2017 21:55)
Lebanon`s Outlawing of Palestinian Civil RightsDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.com
Update on the fighting at Ein al-Hilwe Palestinian camp in Lebanon
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It’s half a century overdue for Lebanon to grant Palestinian refugees, now the fourth post-Nakba generation, the most elementary civil rights to work and home ownership.
Salem-News.com (Apr-07-2017 11:25)
The Attack on Syria in 4 Basic FactsMazin Qumsiyeh, Salem-News.com
War is immoral, illogical, and criminal and has no “good side” or “bad side”.
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The attack on Syria by the United States while illegal per international law (not sanctioned by the UN Security Council and opposed by Russia and China) comes to remind as all of five basic facts of geopolitics:
Salem-News.com (Mar-21-2017 19:20)
Guns and Cocaine and the Murders of U.S. MilitaryRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
The drug pipeline from Central America fueled the crack cocaine epidemic, resulting in the deaths, addictions and imprisonment of thousands of Americans.
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Congress needs to conduct an investigation into the murder of Marine Colonel James E. Sabow at Marine Corps Air Station El Toro, CA, and 101st Airborne troops on Arrow Air 1285 in Gander, Newfoundland, Canada, and the deaths of 256 Americans.
Salem-News.com (Mar-09-2017 09:48)
Basil of Al-Walaja: RIPProfessor Mazin Qumsiyeh, Salem-News.com
Others will speak of his martyrdom; I will speak of his life and what he told me. Basil would have wanted it told this way.
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In 2009, I met Basil and Shireen and started joining them in demonstrations in Al-Walaja village. On 6 March 2017, Basil was murdered by the Israeli army. He was 31-years old.
Salem-News.com (Mar-05-2017 22:53)
National Security Blanket Hides Murders of US Military PersonnelRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
Marine veteran provides information to President Trump and Congress on the murders of El Toro Marines and hundreds of 101st Airborne troops.
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President Donald Trump has the authority to lift the veil of National Security, covering the murders of military personnel and protecting those responsible from prosecution.
Salem-News.com (Feb-25-2017 21:45)
Remains of Kennewick Man The Ancient One Laid to RestSalem-News.com
Since the discovery, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has curated the remains at the Burke Museum under the Archaeological Resources Protection Act, and followed the Native Americans Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division (Corps) transferred the human remains known as the Kennewick Man, or the Ancient One, to the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (Washington) on Friday, Feb. 17 on the condition that the Department then repatriate the human remains to the five Columbia River Plateau tribes.
Salem-News.com (Feb-24-2017 20:33)
Parris Island Announces 18 Marines Become Naturalized US CitizensSalem-News.com
Earning the title Marine can also help non-U.S. citizens earn the rights and privileges of citizenship.
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Today's graduation ceremony was a landmark for the 456 new Marines of Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, and Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion. Of those, 18 new Marines also took the Oath of Allegiance and became naturalized U.S. citizens.
Salem-News.com (Feb-22-2017 13:15)
Review of Oscar Nominated Short Films for 2017Ian Berke special to Salem-News.com
The 89th annual Academy Awards will air live on ABC Sunday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. (PT).
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Even dedicated film fans are often stumped at the Academy Awards when it comes to the short categories. When and where are they ever shown? And who has the chance to see them?