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KYRS Local News Nov 2

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Highlights, history and analysis from Thursday’s news conference announcing the submission of a newly proposed Police Ombudsman Ordinance for the City of Spokane by the Center for Justice and the Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane. Includes and interview with Liz Moore, Director of PJALS. Listen here: http://www.kyrs.org/mp3s/LocalNewsNov2final.mp3  

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Interfaith Peacebuilders exposes people to struggles, efforts for peace

From the Fig Tree When Myrta Ladich toured the Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem last May, she saw a photo of family of her closest friend during college and her early years of marriage. The photo brought tears to her eyes. Myrta has long been attuned to the suffering of Jews in the Holocaust. Her friend […]

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Selected news coverage of PJALS 2008-2010

Tax Breaks Burden Poor May 2011   County Jail Site Opposed at Hearing March 2011   A Night in the Life of the Inland Northwest February, 2011   Union wants lender’s support January  2011   UN Human Rights Day speaker focuses on Middle East conflict December 2010 Spokane unites against Westboro’s message of hate October 21, 2010 […]

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On Hold

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Originally published by the Inlander (http://www.inlander.com/spokane/on-hold/Content?oid=2195478) by Heidi Groover As citizens streamed forward to the microphone Monday, Councilman Steve Salvatori looked out to the audience and down at his hands, long-faced and exasperated. “Transparency is awkward until your eyes adjust to the light,” Salvatori told the group, carefully choosing his words to explain an ordinance […]

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