Westmoreland Park Encampment Faces Eviction Notice From City

Local activists with Decriminalize Homelessness and Stop Death On The Streets, among others, then helped to move tents and belongings out of the exclusion zone while a work crew from the city cleaned up everything left behind.

Eugene Rising, Part IV

Welcome to The Anarchist Capital of the World

Eugene Rising, Part II

Part II: The Workers, The Racists, and The Vagrants

Eugene Rising: A History of Protest in the Emerald City

Part I: The Birth of the Emerald Empire

Essential for Survival: Measure 110 and the Queer Community

Oregon is building a new future that we all have a stake in, a future that seeks to mend the wounds inflicted by the war on drugs.

News You Might Have Missed: Week of January 17

News You Might Have Missed is a weekly run-down of quick local news stories and links where you can investigate these stories for yourself.  In a perfect world, I’d be able to write all these stories myself, but I only have so much time in a day to write articles. Climate I got an emailContinue reading “News You Might Have Missed: Week of January 17”

Proud Boys Attend Rally in Eugene, Three Arrested

Members of the Proud Boys and rally organizers accused EPD officers of “protecting antifa” but video shows an EPD officer returning a flagpole to the same person who had wielded it as a spear.

UPDATED: EPD Officers Shoot Black Man, Department Struggles to Keep Story Straight

Muhsin Sharif’s name wasn’t even released by law enforcement–it was his sisters who revealed his identity to KEZI two days after he was shot.

Activists Urge City to Reconsider Fracking Franchise

The letter–which is cosigned by groups such as the Eugene-Springfield NAACP, Sunrise Eugene, Cascadia Wildlands, and the Cascadia Action Network–calls on the city to both prohibit the installation of new natural gas hookups in Eugene and prevent future construction of fossil fuel infrastructure.

How Copaganda Works: A Look at Eugene Police Department’s Digital Newsroom

Propaganda isn’t always about changing minds. It’s often about maintaining the expectations of minds you already have.