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Liberal democrats in Oregon are on the verge of decriminalizing the use of Meth, cocaine and heroin, which they claim will reduce crime.  Let’s decriminalize rape and bank robbery, too because if we do that crime stats will go down also.  A second bill reduces penalties for possession of a small amount of these drugs …

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Oregon became the first state to legally recognize non-binary, intersex, and agender people on ID cards Thursday. The rule, passed by the state Transportation Commission, goes into effect on July 3. Oregon residents will have the option to choose male, female, or “X” for non-binary when applying for driver’s licenses or state ID cards. “I’ve trembled with …

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Bend, OR — Late Tuesday evening, it was announced that an unnamed FBI agent involved in the killing of Robert “LaVoy” Finicum has been indicted. The agent is accused of lying about shooting at Finicum in 2016 when officers arrested the leaders of an occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon. In March of 2016, …

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A study on the increasing minimum wage in Seattle, Wash., found that the low-income workers in the city actually have been losing an average of $125 per month since the hike went into effect. Seattle has been gradually increasing the minimum wage for workers in the city for years hoping to get to $15 per hour, but a working paper published Monday …

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Every year there is a nudist bike ride, although being nude isn’t mandatory.  People more or less wear as little or as many clothes as they feel comfortable.  Portland police limit the access to the bike ride as much as they can to discourage gawkers.  This year’s participants was estimated to be about 10,000 people. …

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Antifa in Portland, Oregon have added some really gross bombs they use against the police.  But the Antifa Mayor Ted Wheeler is giving them hell over their response to the attacks.  He wants them to stand down and take it.  Naturally he would since he has strong ties to anarchists groups there.  The ACLU is putting …

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Researcher are claiming states with marijuana legalization are experiencing higher rates of car crashes, but note more research is needed to understand the influence of pot on traffic accidents. The Highway Loss Data Institute released a study Thursday showing an increase in collision claims to insurance companies in Colorado, Washington, and Oregon, the first three states …

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Oregon became the first state to legally recognize non-binary, intersex, and agender people on ID cards Thursday. The rule, passed by the state Transportation Commission, goes into effect on July 3. Oregon residents will have the option to choose male, female, or “X” for non-binary when applying for driver’s licenses or state ID cards. “I’ve trembled …

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At least 14 people were arrested at a free speech rally in Portland, Oregon after anarchist antifascists (or “antifa”) showed up to counter-protest, resulting in violent clashes between the two groups. The pro-Trump free speech rally was a pre-planned conservative event in Portland. It featured Kyle Chapman, aka “Based Stick Man,” who became internet famous …

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I’m old enough to remember when living in a racial and cultural melting pot was a good thing. Not anymore. Michael Bartiromo, Fox News: Just one week after Kooks Burritos in Portland, Ore., was featured in a profile for local publication Willamette Week, the pop-up Mexican food cart has closed down amid accusations that they …

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A blood soaked man walked into an Oregon grocery store Sunday afternoon, May 14th at about 2:15 PM carrying a knife and what appeared to be a human head.  he stabbed an employee of the store, who had to be airlifted to a hospital.  The condition of the employee is not yet known.  Some other …

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An Oregon man had three shocking words in court before being sentenced to prison for shooting at police officers and taking a Subway employee hostage. Jeffrey Giddings was sentenced to 30 years in prison after an incident in August 2016 that began when police stopped him while he was riding a bike. After they began …

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A 75-year-old Oregon man died peacefully at his home after his ex-wife told him that President Donald Trump had been impeached. Michael Garland Elliot passed away on April 6, the New York Daily News reported. He was surrounded by friends, neighbors and caregivers. According to his obituary, a woman identified as Teresa Elliott lied to …

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Portland, Oregon’s public school system yanked an advertisement encouraging high school dropouts to come back, after critics claimed it was racist for not featuring white people. The ads promoted the Reconnect Campaign, which urges students who dropped out to return to school and finish their diplomas. “Have you left high school before graduating?” the ad …

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