Anti-Fluoride March draws big crowd at Last Thursday


Healthy Kids, Healthy Portland may have more cash in the war chest, but the anti-fluoride folks are trying to put more boots on the ground. Advocates for Clean Water Portland, the “no” vote in the measure to fluoridate the city’s water supply, held a raucous march down Northeast Alberta Street during Last Thursday. Revelers walked, biked, skated and danced the twelve blocks to a vacant ...   More
Friday, April 26, 2013 by Matt Kauffman

Liveblog: One Billion Rising in Portland

One Billion Rising in Portland; WW covers V-Day rally against sexual violence


V-Day is here, and with it comes One Billion Rising, a mass action against sexual violence. Today's event in Portland, the culmination of a year-long campaign to raise awareness about violence committed against women and girls worldwide, begins at 3:00 pm with a march from at Director's Park to First Unitarian Church, where there will be activities including dancing, speakers, music, and workshops. As ...   More
Thursday, February 14, 2013 by Michael Munkvold

March Across Hawthorne Bridge to Protest War in Iraq

Portland peace activists will march across the Hawthorne Bridge this Friday afternoon to mark the first U.S. attack 20 years ago on Iraqi forces. Organizers of what's being called "The 'Gulf War' 20 Years Later" action want demonstrators to meet Jan. 14 at 4:30 pm near Terry Schrunk Plaza downtown. The march is connecting the 43-day U.S. bombing and ground campaign that started Jan. 16, 1991 to ...   More
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 JESSICA LUTJEMEYER


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