Three arrested at Portland climate protest

Thousands of students demanding action on the global climate crisis walked out of class in Portland, part of global protests that stretched from Australia to South America. KTVZ KOIN reports that students rallied Friday outside City Hall, making demands of Mayor Ted Wheeler. In a letter to parents, Portland Public Schools wrote that it believed "this action by our students is a clear example of learning and advocacy we hope for in all our students. The subject matter aligns with both our distr...
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Oregon Militia: ‘We’re Not Looking for Bloodshed’

One of the apparent leaders of the armed occupation of an Oregon federal wildlife refuge on Monday toned down the violent rhetoric he delivered a day earlier, saying the activists are not trying to provoke a confrontation with the government. "We don't want it to end with violence," said Ryan Bundy in an interview, who with his brother Ammon has spoken for the the group occupying a group of federal buildings in Oregon’s outback. "We're not looking for bloodshed." On ...
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