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Woman Chains Herself To Barrel Of Concrete, Sits On Tracks In Protest

A woman who chained herself to a barrel of concrete sat on railroad tracks in Portland Monday morning to protest oil trains

CBS Seattle–06/30/2014

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Students Stir Controversy For ‘Gay Is Not OK’ Shirts Protesting National Day Of Silence

Students at a high school in Oregon City sparked controversy after wearing “Gay Is Not Ok” shirts in protest of the National Day of Silence, an event intended to bring attention to bullying against the LGBT community in schools.

04/15/2014

Fast Food workers across the country marched to demand a higher minimum wage. (Getty Images)

$15 Minimum Wage Campaigners March On Seattle

Seattle marchers joined a national walkout to demand a higher minimum wage.

12/05/2013

Handcuffs secure the back door of a US Customs and Border Protection border patrol vehicle. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Ore. Activists Join Immigration Reform Fast

About half a dozen Oregon immigrant rights activists are fasting for 24 hours to protest inaction in Congress on immigration reform.

12/03/2013

Protesters march to call for an end to the government shutdown.  (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Rainy Shutdown Protest Draws About 25 People

About 25 people stood in the rain in downtown Fargo over the noon hour Monday to protest the federal government shutdown that’s reached the two-week mark.

10/14/2013

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Activists Plan Protest Of Wisc. Governor’s Visit

Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is headed to Seattle on Thursday and New York City later this month for a pair of fundraisers.

CBS Seattle–09/03/2013

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Union Pickets Seattle Tunnel Project Over 4 Jobs

Longshoremen are picketing at the site of Seattle’s $3.1 billion tunnel project, arguing that four jobs along the waterfront have been improperly given to other union workers.

CBS Seattle–08/20/2013

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Advocates Hope May Day March Focuses On Immigrants

A year after anarchists went on a rampage in downtown Seattle, organizers of Wednesdays’ May Day march hope the focus turns back to reforming the nation’s immigration laws.

CBS Seattle–04/30/2013

File photo of a sea lion with a friend (Photo by Bob Couey - SeaWorld San Diego via Getty Images)

Sea Shepherd Campaigns To Stop Sea Lion Killing

A conservation group known for interfering with whaling ships wants to stop Oregon’s killing of sea lions that eat endangered salmon in the Columbia River.

03/25/2013

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Seattle Times Reporters Protest Campaign Ads

More than 100 reporters, photographers, designers and other staffers signed a letter protesting The Seattle Times Co.’s decision to support the campaigns of Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna and a gay marriage referendum.

10/18/2012

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