Immigrant rights tour

New Video: Aqui Estamos y No Nos Vamos

Our latest short film documenting the March for One Oregon immigrant rights bus tour that took place March 5-9th of 2013. The tour was a partnership between the Rural Organizing Project, CAUSA, United Farm Workers, the PCUN migrant farm worker union, and other local organizations. The tour aimed at mobilizing Latino populations and their allies Read more about New Video: Aqui Estamos y No Nos Vamos[…]

New Video: Union Support for Right 2 Dream Too

On June 11th local labor activists showed up at the Right 2 Dream Too houseless camp to lend support as they have been facing increasing pressure from the city to vacate their site.

Amateur Riot — The Anti-Nuke Movement in Japan

An excellent peice from Franklin Lopez. Check out more of his amazing and often incendiary work at Dispatch #2 of Stop the Flows focuses on the burgeoning anti-nuke movement in Japan, following the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Truth be told I had larger plans for this dispatch. But with time Read more about Amateur Riot — The Anti-Nuke Movement in Japan[…]

Oakland General Strike

In light of recent events including a violent police crack down against peaceful #occupyOakland that included an early morning raid that destroyed the occupy camp and the brutal and excessive use of force by the heavily militarized Oakland Police Department against the people, a General Strike has been declared on for November 5th. Here is Read more about Oakland General Strike[…]

Hood River Rising Tide International Day of Action

On April 20th, 2011 Groups around the world commemorated the BP Deep Water Horizon Oil catastrophe with actions calling for an end destructive energy resource extraction. In Hood River, Oregon, members of the community, people from the Northwest and guests from Canada handed a resolution to the City Administration calling for a shipping ban on Read more about Hood River Rising Tide International Day of Action[…]

North West Regional Clemency March & Rally for Political Prisoner Leonard Peltier

(This beautiful song was sung recently at an organizing event to raise money to get Portlanders up to Tacoma for the march) For more information go to: Expect B Media.

Reportback from People’s Republic of Wisconsin

Adam Sanchez, a Portland teacher, describes the scenes he saw in Madison Wisconsin where thousands of people stormed the Madison Capitol building in response to Scott Walker’s attack collective bargaining rights. This is the first domino.