August 15, 2020
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Salem-News.com (Aug-11-2020 01:10)
The American Debt Crisis - Growing Debt a Concern Amidst PandemicSalem-News.com
As of March 2020, the average American household was drowning in over $138,000 in debt.
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The American economy set records in the second quarter, and not in a good way.
Salem-News.com (Aug-06-2020 12:33)
Puget Sound Peace Activists on 75th Remembrance of Hiroshima/Nagasaki BombingsSalem-News.com
Activists appeal to personnel at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor: Refuse illegal orders; Refuse to launch nuclear missiles
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Our proximity to the largest number of deployed strategic nuclear weapons puts us near a dangerous local and international threat. When citizens become aware of their role in the prospect of nuclear war, or the risk of a nuclear accident, the issue is no longer an abstraction.
Salem-News.com (Aug-04-2020 13:50)
Federal Agents Expelling Asylum Seekers as Young as 8 Months from the Borderby Lomi Kriel, The Texas Tribune/Propublica Salem-News.com
“The government is playing cowboy with regards to children’s safety”
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There are specific rules on how the government is allowed to hold migrant children. The 1997 Flores Settlement requires migrant children in detention have certain rights, including that they be released quickly and held in licensed child care facilities.
Salem-News.com (Aug-04-2020 12:51)
China and the United States Could Avoid an Unnecessary WarLawrence Wittner special to Salem-News.com
Both the Chinese and U.S. governments are engaging in reckless behavior that could lead to disaster.
Although few Americans seem to have noticed, China and the United States are currently on a collision course—one that could easily lead to war. Their dispute, which has reached the level of military confrontation, concerns control of the South China Sea.
Salem-News.com (Aug-03-2020 00:49)
Major League Baseball Opened Too SoonRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com Commentary
It is clear that the MLB cannot keep its players safe.
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It is time to pull the plug on Major League Baseball. From the beginning, I suspected from the beginning that the reopening of the pandemic-shortened Major League Baseball season would be short-lived.
Salem-News.com (Jul-29-2020 19:03)
July 29 National Day of Action to Save Hotel JobsSalem-News.com
Only 37% of hotels have brought back at least half of their employees
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The pandemic continues to have a devastating effect on the hotel industry and its employees.
Salem-News.com (Jul-28-2020 15:20)
14 COVID Deaths in Oregon Bring Total to 303Salem-News.com
Oregon reports 342 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 14 new deaths
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A message of condolence:
Salem-News.com (Jul-26-2020 12:50)
US Judge Robert Drain: Recuse Yourself!Marianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
US Judge Robert Drain should not be presiding over the Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case.
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The disgraced Sackler family, owner of Purdue Pharma maker of the criminally marketed opioid OxyContin, has been in the news over a bankruptcy case in NY.
Salem-News.com (Jul-17-2020 13:06)
Unidentified Federal Officers Detain Peaceful Anti-Racist ProtestersSalem-News.com
"The outside agitators from Donald Trump’s paramilitary force must be withdrawn from Portland immediately."
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The Trump Administration sent federal law enforcement into Portland in order to suppress Oregonians advocating for justice at Black Lives Matter protests.
Salem-News.com (Jul-16-2020 13:17)
What Oregon Sportsbooks Can Learn from Their UK CounterpartsSalem-News.com
Oregon is one of four US states that allows sports betting.
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In the UK, it’s safe to say that the betting industry is currently thriving.