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repost from listerve 03.07.2002 10:46
Protest against U.S. atrocities in Eugene!
We need to stand united against these military bombings! Please show your solidarity and commit an hour of your time this week to protest against the brutality of our government. It is our right and responsibility to do so.

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Anna 02.07.2002 22:50
Walk for Farmworker Justice
Walk for Farmworker Justice The 2nd annual walk for farm workers is a one-day walk around farms in Oregon to show support for workers rights and to educate ourselves more about the conditions farmworkers face.

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CFD 02.07.2002 10:13
Update on the ancient forests falling at Berry Patch timber sale
Several forest advocates have visited the site of the Berry Patch timber sale amid heavy presence by law enforcement. We need your help. Below is an update of what is going on at the sale.

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Barbara Raisbeck 01.07.2002 19:01
Crossing Lines of Justice –Voices of SOA Activists
Crossing Lines of Justice –Voices of SOA Activists SOA activists tell their stories in Eugene, OR.

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Cascadia Forest Defenders 01.07.2002 13:31
Rally and Critical Mass for Fall Creek (Clark timber sale)
The Clark timber sale has been occupied by activists associated with CFD for over 4 years. The sale has been significantly reduced due to buffers for the red tree vole, and is now 29 acres out of the original 96 acres. Zip-O-Log Mills, the purchaser of this sale, needs a push in the right direction to get out of this sale and to stop logging old-growth! Come to Eugene to rally against this sale!

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Anna 01.07.2002 08:43
Oregon AFL-CIO opposes health care initiative
The Oregon AFL-CIO votes to protect its own rather than support health care for all Oregonians.

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Southern Oregon IMC Pod 30.06.2002 23:03
Ashland 4th of July parade: Alternatives to war
Ashland 4th of July parade: Alternatives to war People from all over Southern Oregon and beyond come to Ashland for the 4th of July parade every year. Enthusiastic and colorful contingents of costumed marchers and floats range from the traditional to the outrageous, and everything in between. Virtually every local person, family, affinity group, organization and business turns out for the annual 4th of July parade in Ashland. Visitors and guest marching contingents are very welcome.

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Southern Oregon IMC Pod 29.06.2002 21:49
Forest Fires and Logging
As pretty much all of you know, there are some serious forest fires happening in Colorado and Arizona and elsewhere right now. Amazingly, the timber industry and some western politicians are trying to spin this to show that we need more logging, since logging must be a good way to prevent forest fires? Right? *WRONG*

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Southern Oregon IMC Pod 29.06.2002 21:33
Rough & Ready Creek - Southern Oregon
Rough & Ready Creek is a 24,000 acre mostly roadless watershed adjacent to the Kalmiopsis Wilderness. Out of 1,400 Oregon watersheds, Rough & Ready Creek and the West Fork Illinois ranked number one for botanical diversity and rare plants. It is a candidate Wild & Scenic River and it is geologically and botanically unique. There is no other watershed quite like it anywhere else in the world.

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Barbara 28.06.2002 21:52
Two Woman 'Patriot Act' Rally in Eugene
Two Woman 'Patriot Act' Rally in Eugene protesting against the Patriot Act

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Bridget 28.06.2002 17:37
Pacific Green Party endorses first two candidates
Pacific Green delegates voted their enthusiastic support
for candidates at their second statewide nominating convention, held
June 22-23rd in Eugene.

Third Statewide nomination convention will be held August 17th.

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Bridget 28.06.2002 14:38
Corvallis, 9/11 anniversary planning meeting
9/11 one-year anniversary Ceremony planning meeting scheduled in Corvallis

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Cascadia Forest Defenders 28.06.2002 13:08
New Tree-Sit at Blodgett timber sale in Cottage Grove
Forest Defenders take to the trees at Blodgett with support from local citizens

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Southern Oregon IMC Pod 27.06.2002 17:34
Southern Oregon Wilderness Issues
Southern Oregon Wilderness Issues The Peak Timber Sale, near Crater Lake, has been put on hold, pending judicial review of a lawsuit brought by Ashland Headwaters That puts off Peak logging until mid or late July, instead of early July. ( http://www.headwaters.org/)

Meanwhile, other areas are under attack by Republicans seeking to reverse or gut Monument and Wilderness designations...Your input is needed.

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Tom 27.06.2002 14:26
Peaceful Tomorrows: Astoria and Chicago
Peaceful Tomorrows:  Astoria and Chicago Mindless revenge is not an appropriate response to terrorist violence. Families of victims of terrorist bombing of WTC and Pentagon have joined together (September Eleventh Families for Peacefuly Tomorrows) to seek alternatives to violent response, and to demand assistance to innocent Afghani victims of U.S. retaliatory bombing. Watch Oprah today (ABC TV at 4:00) for interview with Kelly Campbell, representative of the Families.

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Southern Oregon IMC Pod 26.06.2002 23:30
American Lands Roadshow
West Coast Tour : July 14-22

A traveling roadshow that highlights devastating impacts of "free trade" policies on forests and biodiversity will soon be making its way along the West Coasts.

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Ellen O'Shea 24.06.2002 12:02
On June 27th, the working class of Oregon will speak - Everybody in, Nobody out!
On June 27th, the working class of Oregon will speak - Everybody in, Nobody out! On Thursday, June 27th at 11:00 AM a group of Oregonians will meet on the Capitol steps in Salem to announce that near 90,000 people in the state of Oregon have signed petitions and support a fair and just healthcare system for the people of Oregon. The motto of the group sponsoring this program is "Everybody in - Nobody out"

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fair-trader 20.06.2002 20:50
STAND UP ON JULY 4TH!
4th of July Plans in Ashland will be our usual parade. Its not a usual parade, though, when many thousands pour into town and line the streets for this annual blow-out on J4.

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Loren Coleman 20.06.2002 15:42
Connecting the Dots, the Padillas, and the Bisharas
Who should be connecting the dots? Should it be alternative
websites and conspiracy authors or the mainstream media and
intelligence services? We speculate that it is about time that everyone
engages in this sport because the narrow-minded approach is missing
too many of the dots, let along not connecting them.

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peace rebel boy 20.06.2002 14:07
Call to Eugenians to start up Friday Fed Bldg protests again
Eugene folks -- please consider this call-to-action

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Loving Resistance 19.06.2002 17:39
Labor Solidarity Protests Successful!
International Actions (targeting FootLocker and Tainan Industries) get results!

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NA-ELPSN 18.06.2002 12:57
Article by Anarchist prisoner Craig 'Critter' Marshall
Article by Anarchist prisoner Craig 'Critter' Marshall Photo is of Craig 'Critter' Marshall currently serving a 5.5 year sentence in Snake River Prison in Ontario, Oregon for his role in setting fire to three SUV's at Romania Chevrolets in June 2000. On his right is anarchist prisoner Robert "Los Ricos" Thaxton who is serving a 7 year sentence at Oregon State Prison for riot and assault on a cop for his role in the 1999 Eugene Reclaim the Streets Action.
Craig Marshall #13797662 SRCI 777 Stanton Blvd. Ontario, OR 97914
Robert Thaxton-#12112716, OSP, 2605 State Street, Salem, OR 97310 USA
Checks/Money orders for Rob can be sent to Rob los Ricos, PO Box 50634,Eugene OR 97405

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Chuck Kaufman (reposted by someone else) 17.06.2002 22:43
The Movement Loses a Visionary Leader
The Movement Loses a Visionary Leader Trim Bissell, founder and National Co-Coordinator of the Campaign for Labor Rights, succumbed after a 20-month battle with a brain tumor and left the ranks of those who struggle for justice and peace.

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gregfan 17.06.2002 11:19
Greg Palast in Eugene
Here are Greg Palast's Eugene plans - you don't want to miss this chance to meet him!

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John Phillip 16.06.2002 11:40
Oregon and Washington's Population Growth Out Of Contol
The economy maybe in a downturn but people are still flocking here!

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Bridget 15.06.2002 17:21
Fast Track Update
Fast Track could get lost in committee or it could be passed into law. What will it be? We need your help in lobbying against this bill that would transfer constitutionally-mandated powers of Congress to the Executive Branch.

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peace rebel boy 15.06.2002 17:14
6/14 Rally in Eugene: Liberty and Justice for All
Civil Liberties rally in Eugene, 14 June, with a lot of thinking out loud about how to have a rEvolution.

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Southern Oregon Media Collective 15.06.2002 11:08
Mobilization in Southern Oregon to Save Old Growth
Mobilization in Southern Oregon to Save Old Growth Protest the Replacement Volume Program!
Tell the Forest Service: Stop Old Growth Logging on Public Lands!

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Bridget 14.06.2002 22:16
Yucca Mountain Earthquake Today!
It's true...there was a 4.3 magnitude earthquake at Yucca Mountain Today

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Bridget 14.06.2002 22:00
How close will radioactive waste come to your house?
Congress plans to ship deadly radioactive waste by truck or train through your community to Yucca Mountain. How close will it come to your house. Go to the following interactive map website and put in your address and see how close the radioactive waste will come to your home

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Native Forest Council 14.06.2002 06:52
National Day of Action Saturday JUST SAY NO TO FEE DEMO!!
Protests Against Fee Demo Scheduled Across the Nation

"Just say no to forest fees!"

 http://www.forestcouncil.org/act/feedemopr.php#text

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LovingResistance 13.06.2002 18:28
Local Action in Solidarity with Workers in El Salvador (eugene)
International Day of Action Targets Footlocker - Tainan Enterprises trying to cut and run to avoid union

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Jeremy David Stolen 12.06.2002 20:23
Faith in Action vigil: 'Depart from evil and do good; Seek peace and pursue it'
photos and story: 12 June 2002 peace vigil in Eugene

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Southern Oregon Media Collective 12.06.2002 18:34
Extended PEAK OUT - June 14-30
Come and learn! Connect with the forests of the upper Rogue basin. Connect with activists working to protect the land. Gain and share skills in tree climbing, wilderness first response, nonviolence, public lands strategy, forest defense, survey and manage, and plant and critter identification.

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peace rebel boy 12.06.2002 12:21
Protest in Eugene this Friday -FLAG DAY- at 5:00
Call for a protest at the Federal Building this Friday (the 14th) which is FLAG DAY, at 5:00 p.m.

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Sue and Tom 08.06.2002 23:26
Astoria Peace Vigil
Astoria Peace Vigil Weekly gathering protesting nuclear weapons and endless undeclared war

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Jeremy David Stolen 08.06.2002 16:44
9.11 LIES march and rally in Eugene biggest one yet
For the fourth consecutive Friday, students and community members in Eugene took to the streets to demand investigation into 9.11 and to expose the lies being told by the government and corporate media. This Friday's was the biggest action yet, with twenty people altogether participating.

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Lotus 08.06.2002 16:28
Eugene billboard gets a makeover
Eugene billboard gets a makeover A billboard on Franklin Blvd. in Eugene was modernized Friday night with a "Join the War on Terrorism" nazi recruiting poster. The poster seemed small in comparison to the huge size of the whole billboard, but the graphic and text could clearly be read by traffic. Finally, Eugene polluters will have some exposure to anti-war artforms. (article 1)

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posting for Oregon Farm Worker Ministry 08.06.2002 10:26
Oregon Farm workers Rally in Salem! (announcement, clarification of DATE)
The date of the rally that was announced in recent publications of Oregon Farm Workers Ministry HAS BEEN CHANGED to June 9, 2002: so ignore the earlier information from their publications!

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peace rebel girl 08.06.2002 00:44
WAR IS PROFITABLE! Rally
rally in eugene

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9.11 Truth Seeker 07.06.2002 11:52
Rally in Eugene: 9-11 LIES - Demand the Truth !!
4:30 - EMU Building. March to Fed Bldg. Bring signs and your RAGE.

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Donald Fontenot 06.06.2002 18:12
OBF greenwashes clearcutting of 5000 acres of Tillamook Rainforest
To greenwash clearcutting 5000 acres of the Tillamook Rainforests the Oregon Board of Forestry  link to www.oregonforestry.org
(which is funded by taxpayers) and will run a series of TV ads assuring everybody that everything us just fine and dandy in Oregon's forests.

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alwun 06.06.2002 13:42
HELP!!! Ark Animal Emergency Evacuation Continues
Donations and help needed! If you can carpool with us please contact me at  nwida@aol.com or 503 293-1853. NEEDED: ROOMY VEHICLES to transport animals. CAGES to help catch the 125 cats and 30 bunnies. SENIOR DOG FOOD is needed if anyone can provide. DONATIONS: US BANK 408 Main Street Tillamook, Oregon 97141 503 842-3690 ABA Routing Number: 123000220 Account Number 153653551108 For the Benefit of Ark Animal Relief Fund (AARF)

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Anne in Sisters 06.06.2002 09:53
Sisters volcano bulging...more equipment brought in
While the press pooh-pooh's the bulging found in the South Sister volcano..USGS is setting up more equipment to monitor the build up of gases...Remember the silence around Mt. St. Helens and read on...

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moneypenney 05.06.2002 21:47
6/5 collection of stories
6/5/02: "rights, coverups, questions & debunking"

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ospreyphire 05.06.2002 21:46
New Book--with footnoted sources--on 9-11 implicates Bush, NSA, CIA,...
New Book entitled: "The War On Freedom" available online
at  http://www.thewaronfreedom.org It's extensively
researched, footnoted to verifiable credible sources,
and thoroughly implicates Bush, the National Security
Council (NSA), CIA, FBI, and Pentagon/military in both
foreknowledge, and cover-up of 9-11.

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Bridget 05.06.2002 15:53
Benefit for SOA Protestors in Salem
This benefit concert is to raise funds for their travel
expenses and their legal expenses. For their
disobedience against the United States' own school
of terrorists, they face the possibility of six
months' jail time in a federal prison.

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NA-ELPSN 05.06.2002 12:41
Bio of anarchist prisoner, Jeff "Free" Luers
Bio of anarchist prisoner, Jeff "Free" Luers The following is a biography of Jeff "Free" Luers. On June 11th, 2002 Free will have spent one year in the Oregon State Prison system (although he spent almost a year in Lane County jail awaiting trial).

For more information, see the below website or contact the address listed below.

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jc 04.06.2002 21:29
Animals in dire need of help! "Sanctuary" shut down for neglect.
The Ark Animal Sanctuary in Tillamook has finally been closed down due to chronic, extreme neglect of its animals. Assistance desperately needed to treat sick animals and find them homes!

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eugene peace works 04.06.2002 10:49
Senate Committee to vote on Yucca Mountain Radioactive storage site Wednesday
The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee plans to tackle legislation (S J Res 34) this Wednesday that would overturn Nevada's veto of the use of Yucca Mountain as the nation's nuclear waste repository.

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Lotus 03.06.2002 17:26
Peltier Parole Letter Writing Campaign Organized by Eugene Students
Several University of Oregon students in Eugene have begun an aggressive letter writing campaign to show solidarity with the wrongfully-imprisoned Leonard Peltier, whose next parole hearing will be around the end of this month. Tabling has been remarkably successful, with at least a hundred letters projected to be written as a result of today's effort. If we could get a hundred more for each of the next four days this week...(!) The effort is scheduled to take place throughout the week. Read more...

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Save our Wild Siskyous 03.06.2002 13:07
Urgent Alert: Bush Decimates Protection for Siskiyous
Last Tuesday, the Bush Administration put 800,000 acres of the Siskiyou Wild Rivers area at risk to new mining claims...Half of the Rough and Ready Creek watershed is now open to new mining claims...TAKE ACTION for the SISKIYOUS!

Siskiyou Wild Rivers is in DeFazio's district. Ask him to champion Wilderness designation for Rough and Ready Creek THIS YEAR, and to help win protection for Siskiyou Wild Rivers as a National Monument.

Eugene phone: (800) 944-9603 or (541) 465-6732
Email:  peter.defazio@mail.house.gov

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Tina Empol 03.06.2002 01:52
No on Fast Track activists need help.
Corvallis No on Fast Track activists need your help!

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small-town activist 02.06.2002 23:05
Astoria Post Office reclaimed!
The Astoria Peace Gathering Lives!

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The PDX Prop Busta 02.06.2002 21:59
Indymedia in Ashland
A report from Ashland on increasing Indymedia activity in the Rogue Valley.

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anne-r-kissed 02.06.2002 20:52
Anarchy: The Intentional Creation of a New Movement
a Australian documentary will be shown about the Earth
Liberation Front, and Eugene's own earth liberation political prisoner Jeffrey "Free"Luers.

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wes 02.06.2002 08:09
TEXTBOOKS FOR PALESTINE
"We are sponsoring a drive to collect books and software for the children in the refugee camps in both languages English and Arabic. We are collecting books and software in the academic fields of mathematics, science, social studies and other relevant subjects." --from the Book Campaign of the Palestine Children's Welfare Fund  http://pcwf.virtualactivism.org/books.htm

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truth seeker 01.06.2002 13:43
Flyers for '9.11 LIES - DEMAND TRUTH' rally and march in Eugene, June 7
Flyers for '9.11 LIES - DEMAND TRUTH' rally and march in Eugene, June 7

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Jeremy David Stolen 01.06.2002 13:31
Students in Eugene march to expose '9.11 Lies'; Police cite two
A dozen people gathered to expose "9-11" lies, and marched from the campus to the Federal Building. Two young women rec'd traffic citations for handing out flyers to drivers stopped at traffic lights.

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Organize! 01.06.2002 12:26
UPDATE. June 6 DEA National Day of Direct Action. 54 cities for Medical Cannabis
Nearly 800 people so far have signed a Pledge of Resistance to participate in civil disobedience actions in the case of federal arrests or harassment of medical marijuana patients, caregivers, or dispensaries. To prepare for both the June 6 National Day of Action and the Emergency Response in case of federal actions, trainings will be held in 8 [it's now up to 11 cities nationwide] cities on the west coast. These sessions will cover the ASA campaign, media work, organizing logistics, nonviolent direct action tactics, knowing your legal rights, and strategic planning. Please contact your local organizer to reserve a space!

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