Street Roots Blog

Taking back Día de Muertos

It’s not ‘Mexican Halloween’: Tired of watching their beloved holiday being appropriated into Portland’s Halloween festivities, two organizers at UNA Gallery are taking back Dia de Muertos with their own traditional celebration prioritizing people of color. Climate justice on the…
Unhoused people silenced by Oregon legislature

Unhoused people silenced by Oregon legislature

In an unprecedented act of disrespect, the Right To Rest Act HB – 215 will not get a chance for a hearing in Oregon this year. In spite of an unprecedented seven co-sponsors, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Representative…