‘TriMet Heroes’ GoFundMe accounts raise more than $200K combined in less than 24 hours

'TriMet Heroes' GoFundMe accounts raise more than $200K combined in less than 24 hours

Portland Murder Suspect Appears Unlinked to Northwest's Racist Groups

"He was a hero and will remain a hero on the other side of the veil. Shining bright star I love you forever," she wrote. Meche graduated last year from Reed College in Portland with a bachelor's degree in economics, the college said on its website

An alleged white supremacist accused of slaying two and wounding another in Portland, Ore., reportedly threatened a knife attack the night before a deadly commuter train killing. A terrified passenger recorded a ponytailed man ranting about religion … . San Francisco – The stunned residents of Portland, Oregon have rallied around the families of two men who were brutally murdered and another who was seriously hurt while trying to help a pair of young women being harassed on a train by a man who took

Last Updated May 29, 2017 3:16 AM EDT. The man accused of stabbing three people, two fatally, on a Portland train had previously gone on a racist tirade on a train one night before the deadly attack, police confirmed to CBS affiliate KOIN. Jeremy … . Taliesin Namkai Meche was killed defending two young girls from racial abuse. PHOTO: Facebook/Aurora Dachen. A sum of $600,000 was raised to donate to the families of three heroes from the US who had defended a Muslim teenager and her friend on a

When he was in college, Taliesin Namkai-Meche took an introductory religion class on Islam and impressed his professor with a deep desire to understand how others see the world. Rick Best spent years in Muslim countries as an Army platoon sergeant in. (CNN) Dozens of people gathered on Saturday around a circle of flowers and photos to honor a recent college graduate and an Army veteran who were fatally stabbed on a Portland commuter train. The two men were killed after they intervened when a man

More than $800,000 (£623,000) has been raised for the families of the three men stabbed while defending a Muslim teenager and her friend on a train. Army veteran Ricky John Best and college graduate Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche were killed following

Destinee Mangum, one of the targets of hate speech on a MAX train, thanks strangers for saving her life. pic.twitter.com/sefmOAyIVt. — FOX 12 Oregon KPTV (@fox12oregon) May 28, 2017. One of the teenage girls caught in the middle of the anti-Muslim …

Crowdfunding for Portland Stabbing Victims: Standing Together Against Hate

VIDEO: Portland train stabbing suspect went on racist rant night before attack

VIDEO: Portland train stabbing suspect went on racist rant night before attack
The white supremacist who is accused of killing two men on a Portland train who were protecting two teenage girls had gone on a racist rant on another train the night before the attack. Jeremy Joseph Christian, 35, is accused of stabbing to death Rick … . PORTLAND, Ore. — Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the defense of two young women — one wearing a hijab — who were. Three separate fundraising campaigns have raised over $840,000 (£655,000) for the families of two men who were killed after apparently standing up for a Muslim girl and her friend in Portland. Two men died and a third was injured after a man allegedly

Portland praises its heroes after fatal stabbing

Teen tearfully thanks men who saved her life on Oregon train

Teen tearfully thanks men who saved her life on Oregon train
Muslims among those raising funds as solidarity soars, but fears simmer over planned 'anti-Sharia' march after attack. 29 May 2017 08:19 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social …
Muslims in Portland thank community, raise money for families of 'heroes' who defended young women

Muslims in Portland thank community, raise money for families of 'heroes' who defended young women

Destinee Mangum tearfully thanked the two men who were killed while trying to intervene after a man allegedly directed an anti-Muslim hate speech at her and her friend aboard an Oregon train on Friday. Speaking to Portland's Fox affiliate this weekend … . PORTLAND, OR (KOIN) — The man accused of stabbing 3 people, 2 of them fatally, on a Portland MAX train Friday afternoon went on another racist rant on public transportation just the night before, police confirmed. Jeremy Joseph Christian is accused of. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) " The mayor of Portland, Oregon, hailed as "heroes" two men who were stabbed to death trying to protect two women police say were the target of an anti-Muslim rant by a man on a light-rail train, a crime that shocked this city that …

A sign of thanks rests against a traffic light pole at a memorial outside the transit center in Portland, Ore., on May 27, 2017. (Gillian Flaccus / AP). Gillian FlaccussAssociated Press. Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its …

The Northwest has a rich history of organized white racism dating more than three decades, but the man accused of an anti-Muslim outburst that led to the alleged killing of two passengers on an Oregon train last week doesn't appear connected to the …


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