College Debuts 'Wokeshops' To Educate Students

Education | Rob Shimshock
Confused father (Shutterstock/milan2099)

‘Learn skills for speaking up’

No Other State Is Resisting Trump's Immigration Policies Like Oregon

Politics | Will Racke
Oregon Governor Kate Brown speaks at the state capital building in Salem, Oregon, February 20, 2015. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Steve Dipaola)

‘There is a lot of fear right now in our immigrant communities’

Dem Senator Refuses To Discuss Constituent Raped By Illegal Immigrant

Politics | Kerry Picket
Sen. Ron Wyden attends first Senate Finance Committee hearing as chairman in Washington

‘Today is about taxes’

Weed Legalization Is Fueling A Boom In America's Marijuana Black Market

US | Steve Birr
A variety of medicinal marijuana buds in jars are pictured at Los Angeles Patients & Caregivers Group dispensary in West Hollywood, California U.S., October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

‘Making it easier for people’

Oregon Poised To Decriminalize Meth, Cocaine And Heroin

US | Anders Hagstrom
Anti-narcotics workers display bags containing cocaine in front of an incinerator in Lima September 22, 2011. More than six tons of drugs including cocaine paste, marijuana, cocaine and opium seized during police operations held between July and September were incinerated. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil
War on drugs is 'institutional racism'

Oregon Forest Service Wants To Restrict Number Of Hikers Enjoying Public Land

US | Tim Pearce
Timber clear cuts inside the Elliott State Forest in southwest Oregon

‘I feel user experience will vastly improve’

Synthetic Painkillers Bought On The Dark Web Open 'A New Chapter' In Drug Crisis

US | Steve Birr
A law enforcement staff shows confiscated heroin before burning it in the headquarters of the Drug Control Agency in Dushanbe May 30, 2008. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

‘You can’t choose whether you live or die’

Oregon Tiki Bar Owner Apologizes For 'Cultural Appropriation'

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
It's the current year

Oregon To Now Allow Third Gender Option On Drivers Licenses

US | Henry Rodgers
FILE PHOTO -- A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access adorns the bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake/File Photo

Oregon will now offer an “X” option for non-binary or unspecified genders

College Claims That Affording Housing Is 'White Privilege'

Education | Rob Shimshock
Confused teacher at blackboard (Shutterstock/El Nariz)

‘If I can move, I can be pretty sure that I can rent or purchase housing…’

FBI Agent Indicted For Cover-Up In Shooting Of Oregon Militiaman

US | Anders Hagstrom
Members of the Pacific Patriots Network visit a memorial for Robert 'LaVoy' Finicum where he was shot and killed by law enforcement on a highway north of Burns, Oregon January 31, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Charged on three counts of making false statements

Study Refutes Claims High Drivers Are Sparking Uptick In Crashes

US | Steve Birr
Activist Ray Turmel holds a bag of medical marijuana while he smokes a marijuana cigarette, as he calls for the total legalization of marijuana, outside the building where the federal election Munk Debate on Canada’s Foreign Policy is being held in Toronto, Canada, September 28, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

‘Proved that isn’t true’

Legal Marijuana Is Driving A Spike In Car Wrecks, Study Claims

US | Steve Birr
Medical marijuana pouring out of a prescription. (Shutterstock/Atomazul)

‘Raises more questions than it provides answers’