Posts Tagged ‘Oregon’

Oregon Decriminalizes Small Amounts of Heroin and Cocaine; Four States Legalize Marijuana

Photo Credit: Martjin Baduin/Unsplash (New York Times) — The march to decriminalize drugs moved further across the nation on Tuesday despite continued federal prohibition. Oregon became the first state to decriminalize small amounts of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and other drugs. And in New Jersey, South Dakota, Montana and Arizona, voters decisively passed laws legalizing recreational […]

Oregon Becomes First State To Decriminalize Small Possession Of All Drugs

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout. November 4, 2020 Above photo: An election worker sorts submitted ballots at the Multnomah County Elections Office on November 2, 2020, in Portland, Oregon. Nathan Howard/Getty Images. Voters in Oregon approved a historic ballot initiative that would decriminalize possession of smaller amounts of all illegal drugs and funnel tax revenue from […]

Oregon’s Best Firefighting Helicopters Are In Afghanistan, Can’t Help With Wildfires

By John Vibes As unprecedented fires sweep across the West Coast of the United States, Oregon’s best firefighting helicopters are unavailable because they have been deployed to the war in Afghanistan. The Oregon National Guard is currently using four UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters to search for survivors and to drop water on some of the […]

‘You Loot, We Shoot’: Oregon Residents Show Big City Liberals How to Maintain Law and Order

Oregon homeowners dealing with the wildfires that are devastating the state have a message for potential looters: Don’t even think about. Rural Oregonians who are unafraid to exercise their Second Amendment rights have taught big city liberals a lesson about how to maintain law and order in the community. Several signs in Clackamas County went […]

Oregon Sheriff Admits The Fires Are Being Ignited Deliberately

I have seen lots of pictures and reports, some of them likely fake, about how Antifa is setting these fires, which makes perfect sense. This video shows clear evidence that sheriffs are aware of this threat. Apparently this officer was put on administrative leave for him remarks, but I cannot confirm this. Four people have […]

Half A Million Forced To Flee As Wildfires Rage across Oregon

Half a million people have been forced to evacuate in the US state of Oregon as deadly wildfires, not seen in decades, rage across the Pacific northwest. At least 15 people have been killed and entire neighborhoods leveled as the uncontolled blazes spread through America’s West. Wildfires are also wreaking havoc in several states including California, […]

Directed Energy Weapons (DEW) Seem To Be Starting Fires In California And Oregon

by Mac Slavo A Directed Energy Weapon was caught on a live stream going right into a fire in California. Then there was another shown igniting a fire in Oregon. Now, there’s a black censorship line through the beam. What is going on?! YouTuber Dutchsinse has discovered something unbelievable while looking at the fires in the […]

Is it La Niña or the geoengineers who are exacerbating it that’s responsible for burning down Oregon?

ZeroHedge.com As wildfires move north from California, the state of Oregon is being engulfed in dangerous wildfires – some of the most destructive in its history – as La Nina conditions drive some of the worst wildfires seen in the American West in years. The weather pattern has also been blamed for the latest string […]

Huge Convoy of Patriots Drive To Salem, Oregon and Beat Sh*t Out of BLM & Antifa

The patriotic residents of Salem, Oregon put major American cities including Portland to shame, running Antifa and Black Lives Matter protesters out of town as soon as they showed their faces and threatened to cause a scene. Patriotic residents of the Oregon state capital Salem teamed up with patriots from nearby towns to settle some […]

Oregon Gov. Brown Blames ‘White Supremacists’ for Portland Violence; SILENT on Antifa, BLM

Oregon Democrat Gov. Kate Brown has blamed “white supremacists”and “vigilantes” for the violence and rioting in Portland, while refusing to condemn, or even mention, Black Lives Matter or Antifa’s role in almost 100 nights of riots in the leftist city. The whole country has watched in horror as far-left Black Lives Matter and Antifa radicals have terrorized and […]

WATCH: Oregon Democrat SHUTS DOWN Hearing To Stop Cop From Testifying About Antifa Violence

Democrat Oregon Rep. Janelle Bynum, the chairwoman of the state’s House Judiciary Committee, temporarily shut down a virtual hearing in July to prevent the deputy chief of the Portland Police Bureau from testifying about Antifa violence. Bynum is currently pushing for widespread police reforms as the Oregon Capitol is locked down to the public due […]

WATCH: Oregon Democrat SHUTS DOWN Hearing To Stop Cop From Testifying About Antifa Violence

Democrat Oregon Rep. Janelle Bynum, the chairwoman of the state’s House Judiciary Committee, temporarily shut down a virtual hearing in July to prevent the deputy chief of the Portland Police Bureau from testifying about Antifa violence. Bynum is currently pushing for widespread police reforms as the Oregon Capitol is locked down to the public due […]

WATCH: Oregon Democrat SHUTS DOWN Hearing To Stop Cop From Testifying About Antifa Violence

Democrat Oregon Rep. Janelle Bynum, the chairwoman of the state’s House Judiciary Committee, temporarily shut down a virtual hearing in July to prevent the deputy chief of the Portland Police Bureau from testifying about Antifa violence. Bynum is currently pushing for widespread police reforms as the Oregon Capitol is locked down to the public due […]

Oregon Opens Coronavirus Relief Fund Only For “Black Community”

The state of Oregon has opened applications for a coronavirus relief fund specifically for the “black community.” The Oregon Cares Fund is a $62 million fund set aside from the federal CARES Act and is intended only for black individuals and black-owned entites. “The Oregon Cares Fund is a targeted investment in the Black community […]

Oregon is suing the Trump administration, alleging unidentified federal agents grabbed people off the streets ‘without warning or explanation’

Oregon’s attorney general is seeking an order to stop militarized federal agents from arresting people in Portland as the city continues to be convulsed by nightly protests that have gone on for seven weeks and have now pitted local officials against the Trump administration. Federal agents, some wearing camouflage and some wearing dark […]

Oregon Officials Decry Federal Agents After Protest Clashes

Oregon Officials Decry Federal Agents After Protest Clashes Above photo: Police respond to protesters during a demonstration, Friday, July 17, 2020, in Portland, Ore. Militarized federal agents deployed by the president to Portland fired tear gas against protesters again overnight as the city’s mayor demanded the agents be removed and as the state’s attorney general vowed […]

Burgerville Fight Revives The Wobblies, A Radical Union From Oregon’s Industrial Past

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Researchers discover 900 new methane seeps off the Oregon coast near the Cascadia Subduction Zone

     For the past two years, scientists from Oregon State University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have surveyed the Pacific Northwest near-shore region mapping sites where underwater bubble streams signify methane gas is being released from the seafloor. And what they have found is eye-opening. Since the first evidence of underwater methane […]

State of Emergency Declared in Oregon as Public Discovers Capital City Has Toxic Water

  (ELF) — Toxins have been found in tap water in Salem, Oregon, resulting in the declaration of a state of emergency by Oregon Governor Kate Brown. The declaration was issued for both Marion and Polk Counties and includes the capital city of Salem, as well as the towns of Turner and Stayton. […]

Teen Fined Over $36 Million For Sparking Oregon Wildfire

A teenager has been ordered to pay $36,618,330 in restitution for the damage he caused by starting a wildfire in Oregon last year. County Circuit Judge John A. Olson ordered the unnamed 15-year-old to pay the fine on Monday for throwing fireworks into Eagle Creek Canyon, sparking an almighty inferno that spread across the forest. […]

Meet The Oregon Middle Schoolers Fighting For Net Neutrality

Meet The Oregon Middle Schoolers Fighting For Net Neutrality Above Photo: Luca (left), Lola (middle), and Athena (right) address the Oregon House Committee on Rules in support of the state’s net neutrality bill.Photo: Brandon Wooters Luca, a 12-year-old student at Mt. Tabor Middle School in Portland, Oregon, first learned about net neutrality through an Instagram post. […]

You Need To Hear These FAA Tapes From That Oregon UFO Incident That Sent F-15s Scrambling

Last November, The War Zone posted an exclusive story detailing a bizarre incident involving an unidentified aircraft that transited the skies of the Pacific Northwest in the early evening of October 25th, 2017. What started as a radar target moving at very high speed over Northern California turned into a series of eyewitness accounts made by […]

Oregon UFO Incident

Oregon UFO Incident February 17th, 2018 Via: The War Zone: Last November, The War Zone posted an exclusive story detailing a bizarre incident involving an unidentified aircraft that transited the skies of the Pacific Northwest in the early evening of October 25th, 2017. What […]

Oregon Just Sued Monsanto For $100 Million Due To Toxic & Unsafe Products

Monsanto is being sued by the state of Oregon in an unprecedented case that could help bring justice to the company’s innumerable victims. The lawsuit was filed last week and is seeking to receive a “minimum” of $100 million in damages—the money will go towards medical costs and clean-ups after the damaging effects the state claims it […]

WATCH: Oregon Admits Violating Rights of Man Fined For Using Math

Back in April, we reported on Mats Järlström, an Oregon resident who was fined $500 for using math to challenge the state’s traffic cameras. This week, The Oregonian reported that the Oregon state board admitted it violated Järlström’s First Amendment rights when issuing the fine. Though Järlström’s $500 was returned, he and the group at […]

Airliners And F-15s Involved In Bizarre Encounter With Mystery Aircraft Over Oregon

Airliners And F-15s Involved In Bizarre Encounter With Mystery Aircraft Over Oregon November 17th, 2017 Via: The Drive: Something quite out of the ordinary occurred in the skies over Oregon on October 25th, 2017. A mystery aircraft was flying in daylight hours among the […]

Oregon Police Officers Leave Dog in Car to Die After Arresting Woman

Oregon cops have been sued by a woman who claims officers arrested her under questionable circumstances, then left her dog in her car for 17 days where she found it dead upon her release from custody. Tamala Bemis filed the lawsuit in federal court last week against the City of Eugene, officer Brad Hanneman and […]

Tons Of Animals Have Floated From Japan To Oregon On Plastic Junk

The morning of June 5, 2012, invasive species researcher John Chapman’s wife, who works for the health department in Newport, Oregon, told him he had to go with her to see a mysterious object that had washed onto the town’s beach. Chapman was initially skeptical that the beached mass would be of any interest to him, scientifically speaking. The […]

Oregon Governor Signs Gun Confiscation Bill Into Law

Oregon Governor Kate Brown signs SB719 into law on Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017. the law allows Oregon courts to seize guns from citizens without advance notification, under the guise of “suicide prevention”. (Image: Oregon Governor’s Website) On Wednesday, Oregon Governor Kate Brown approved major gun control legislation. Based on a California law enacted in 2014, […]

Oregon lawmakers ditch bills backed by Israel lobby

Nora Barrows-Friedman Activism and BDS Beat 26 July 2017 Caterpillar machinery is used by Israeli forces to destroy the Shepherd Hotel in occupied East Jerusalem to make way for Israeli settlement colonies, January 2011. Ryan Rodrick Beiler Following sustained pressure by Oregon human rights activists and faith leaders, three separate bills targeting supporters of Palestinian […]

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