Portland

Right-Wing Reunion in Charlottesville, Portland and DC, Outnumbered by Anti-Racist

August 14, 2018

A year after Heather Heyer’s brutal murder, white nationalist rally in Portland and DC, but they are outnumbered by anti-racist opponents. We speak to  Eugene Puryear.

Portland Pledges To Defend Ban on Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Projects

August 4, 2017

City Council votes to appeal overturn of their historic ban of all new fossil fuel infrastructure projects. Nick Caleb, Staff Attorney at the Center for Sustainable Economy says local governments should be able to protect residents from dangers of fossil fuels

Big Oil Overturns Portland’s Landmark Fossil Fuel Ban

July 21, 2017

Portland’s first-of-its-kind zoning ordinance, which banned new fossil fuel projects within city limits and prevented existing facilities from expanding, was overturned under pressure from the Western States Petroleum Association

Right-Wing Militia Helps Police Arrest Portland Protesters

June 13, 2017

Independent journalist Arun Gupta reports on recent anti-Muslim rallies and growing concern that far-right militia groups have an “informal” alliance with U.S. police forces PLAYING COPS: MILITIA MEMBER AIDS POLICE IN ARRESTING PROTESTER AT PORTLAND ALT-RIGHT RALLY ‘Anti-Sharia’ rallies brought out pro-Trump thugs — internet radicalized and spoiling for violence  

West Coast Mayors Pledge To End New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

December 20, 2015

At a press conference held by civil society groups, 10 mayors and over 30 elected officials pledge to follow Portland Mayor Charlie Hales’ lead on banning new fossil fuel infrastructure

Seattle Teachers' Boycott of High Stakes Tests Spreads

October 9, 2013
Jesse Hagopian, a leader of Garfield High’s historic test boycott, given rare opportunity to challenge corporate education reform policies at the Gate’s funded Education Nation, a testament to the growing national opposition to high stakes testing

Students and Teachers Defend Education

October 9, 2013
Jesse Hagopian, a leader of Garfield High’s historic test boycott, given rare opportunity to challenge corporate education reform policies at the Gate’s funded Education Nation, a testament to the growing national opposition to high stakes testing

End deportations now demanded by rallies nationwide

June 2, 2013

Mobilization across the country demands Obama administration stop deportations and pass genuine immigration reform

"The World According to Monsanto"

May 26, 2013
In more than 400 cities protestors call for a ban on GMO food