11 27 2014
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The Wake of Vanport oral history

Medical Cannabis Group to Protest Oregonian

A medical marijuana organization is holding a protest against The Oregonian's editorial board for calling into question the legitimacy of cannabis' medical benefits and questioning the motivation of those using cannabis to alleviate pain.
Oregon Green Free is leading the protest on Thursday, July 29 at 10:30 a.m. at 1320 SW Broadway in Downtown.

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Obama Promises to Fight HIV/AIDS and Health Disparities

New strategy aims to stop virus spread

President Barack Obama said Tuesday a new strategy for combating HIV and AIDS fulfills America's obligation to stop the spread of the virus and rooting out the inequities and attitudes on which it thrives.
The strategy sets a goal of reducing new infections by 25 percent during the next five years; getting treatment for 85 percent of patients within three months of their diagnosis; and increasing education about the virus, even in communities with low rates of infection.

Read more: Obama Promises to Fight HIV/AIDS and Health Disparities

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