March 23, 2018
Salem-News.com (Oct-13-2017 13:49)
Hamas Can Achieve the Right to Work For Palestinians in Lebanon by Reconciling With Fatah and IranDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Previous reconciliations between Hamas and Fatah have failed to materialize.
A deal has been agreed to by rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah during this month’s Cairo Reconciliation talks.
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 20:38)
Thirty-Five Years after the Sabra-Shatila Massacre: Where is The Resistance?Dr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
A massive crime against humanity which has yet to be adjudicated.
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This week commemorates the 35th anniversary of the Wednesday, Sept. 15 to Saturday, Sept. 18, Sabra-Shatila Massacre in the Fakhani neighborhood of Beirut.
Salem-News.com (Aug-30-2017 14:06)
Anti-Racism Donations Spike for ADL Amid Their Own RacismAlison Weir Opinion
ADL works to maintain oppression and discrimination against Palestinian Muslims and Christians
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -
In the wake of Charlottesville, numerous Americans have come forward to oppose racism in a variety of ways. In some cases this has taken the form of donations.
Salem-News.com (Aug-29-2016 21:22)
Kudos to Colin KaepernickRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
Don't professional athletes have a greater responsibility than just to themselves?
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Kaepernick’s protest is reminiscent of Tommie Smith and John Carlos, two black-American sprinters standing on the medal podium with heads bowed and fists raised at the Mexico City Olympic Games in 1968.
Salem-News.com (Jul-07-2016 23:37)
President Obama`s Statement on Police ShootingsSalem-News.com
"This is an American issue" -U.S. President Obama, 7/7/2016
(WARSAW, Poland) -
THE PRESIDENT: Good evening, everybody. I know we've been on a long flight, but given the extraordinary interest in the shootings that took place in Louisiana and Minnesota, I thought it would be important for me to address all of you directly.
Salem-News.com (Dec-11-2015 17:19)
Trump`s Grandfather was a Pimp and Tax Evader; Father a Member of the KKKTim King Special to Salem-News.com
Donald Trump's racism can easily be traced through his lineage.
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Most families of enormous wealth have a dark and sometimes scandalous, even monstrous past. Donald Trump's clan is no exception to that rule. His grandfather was a pimp and a tax evader, his father a racist who would in the course of his life, clash with New York City Police as a member of the Ku Klux Klan and then as a wealthy real estate magnate, refuse to rent to people of color.
Salem-News.com (Aug-04-2014 16:13)
Is GOP Lawsuit Against Obama Based Partly on Racism?Ralph E Stone Salem-News.com
When criticism turns into divisive racism, where does our accountability lie?
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On July 30, 2014, the Republican-led House approved a resolution authorizing Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama over claims he abused his powers at the expense of Congress and the Constitution.
Salem-News.com (May-09-2014 13:28)
Oregonians Tell Washington County Sheriff: ``We Won`t Forgive. We Won`t Forget``Salem-News.com
After years of community pressure across Oregon, a federal judge’s ruling forced over two dozen county sheriffs to decide to stop honoring requests for ICE holds.
Today, Oregon DreamActivists and other supporters released a statement saying “We won’t forgive or forget the actions of the sheriff. We will continue struggling for an end to all deportations, for the right to migrate, and for an end to police violence.”
Salem-News.com (May-08-2014 18:40)
Racial Humor Among Friends Deemed ``Harassment`` at Lewis & Clark CollegeSalem-News.com
“From the start, this case has been marked by disregard for free speech and failures of basic common sense,” - Peter Bonilla, director of FIRE’s Individual Rights Defense Program
Lewis & Clark College has declared two students, one African-American and one white, guilty of creating a “hostile and discriminatory environment” after racially themed jokes spoken between the friends at a private party were overheard and reported to campus authorities.
Salem-News.com (May-07-2014 08:26)
Can Multnomah County Help Black Youth Stay Out of Juvenile Court?Helen Silvis Of The Skanner News
In 2001 Multnomah County was hailed nationally for its success in reducing the disproportionate numbers of Black and Hispanic youth in juvenile detention.
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Black youth in Multnomah County are 4.68 times more likely to end up in juvenile court than white youth. Once involved with the juvenile justice system Hispanic youth in Multnomah County are more than three times as likely as white youth to go to a secure juvenile prison.