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Obama to Note Irony of Peace Prize in Wartime
As Obama accepted the Nobel Peace Prize on Thursday he made an impassioned case for building a "just and lasting peace." … but nevertheless turned his Nobel moment into an unapologetic defense of armed intervention in times of self defense or moral necessity. The hawkish message was an inevitable nod .… To read the rest of this story click here

Prostitution Report Recommends Keeping Progressive Programs
Prostitution Report Recommends Keeping Progressive ProgramsProstitution Report Recommends Keeping Progressive ProgramsThe 82nd Avenue Prostitution Advisory Committee issued the 62-page report Wednesday to City Council, outlining a plan to address why the neighborhood draws prostitutes and johns, and to more effectively get prostitutes to social services to keep them from returning to the streets. The city lauded the authors with praise for tackling such a controversial issue in such a progressive way .… To read the rest of this story click here

Urban League Opens Archives Tonight
Join the Urban League of Portland tonight to explore their archives of more than 64 years from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Urban League building, 10 N. Russell St. in Portland. Archivist Larry Landis will be on hand to help. So bring your own historical photos, and help identify the names, dates, locations and events in the archives .… To read the rest of this story click here

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