Past Events

Webinar: Protests & Police Accountability in Portland

Join us for an important discussion with community leaders who each have their own unique expertise and experience on the front lines of Portland protests, public policy, and the never-ending search for police accountability.

June 21, 2021

Still in Prison Virtual Town Hall

Right now, hundreds of people in Oregon are imprisoned by a racist non-unanimous jury law passed in 1934, following the rise of the Klu Klux Klan in the state. Accordingly, for almost 90 years, someone in Oregon could be convicted and caged even if two jurors returned a “not guilty” verdict.

April 22, 2021

Minoru Yasui Day

During World War II, America’s shameful Executive Order 9066 was used to authorize the forced removal and imprisonment of over 110,000 Japanese Americans and people of Japanese ancestry in the U.S

March 27, 2021

2021 Virtual Liberty Dinner with Keynote Speaker Nikole Hannah-Jones

We’re gathering together virtually to continue the fight for equality, liberty and justice for all. Join us for a powerful evening online to celebrate our impact and hear from leaders in this movement—including Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones, creator of The New York Times.

March 12, 2021

2021 Oregon Budget Workshop

Oregon’s budget isn’t just a bunch of numbers on a page. It’s a reflection of the state’s values and priorities, dictating who benefits from finite resources and who gets left behind.

February 4, 2021

2021 Legislative Session Preview Webinar

Over the next few months, Oregon lawmakers are convening in Salem and online to pass or reject legislation that will impact Oregonians for generations to come.

January 28, 2021