The longest-serving of the regulars of the Portland Peaceful Response Coalition, bearers of the weekly Friday at Five O’Clock Anti-War Witness at Pioneer Courthouse Square, Herschel Soles, writes
I was up in the third row and overheard his aid[e] pass on the “Hands UP- Don’t Shoot” demonstrator’s request for 4.5 minutes of microphone time to Senator Wyden. I did see Ron shake his head in the negative and say “No!” That makes his expressed disappointment about not having a dialogue see[m] so disingenuous. Yielding 4.5 minutes of mike time would have allowed the Town Hall to proceed but Ron is to subservient to the Oligarchs.
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