Category: Action Alerts!

Celilo Falls Commemoration, March 2016

An open invitation to anyone who would like to share memories, stories, reflections on what Celilo means– an invitation anyone who knows what happened in just a few hours on that day.  White people descended from the colonial immigrants. First

Portland City Council Passes Fossil Fuel Resolution!

  Portland Passes the Nation’s Strongest Binding Fossil Fuel Policy and Resolution Against Oil Trains!  On Nov. 12, 2015, the City of Portland took the national lead on climate policy by passing a strong resolution to oppose the expansion of


Starting this September, Rising Tide North America is calling for mass actions to shut down the economic and political systems threatening our survival. Already, hundreds of thousands are streaming into the streets to fight back against climate chaos, capitalism and

Pack the Port of Portland Commission Meeting

THE PEOPLE SAY NO, THE MAYOR SAYS NO! but THE PORT OF PORTLAND SAYS YES! TO PEMBINA PROPANE TERMINAL.  Come to the Port of Portland Commission* meeting this coming Wednesday morning, May 13th and let the Port Commissioners know that THE

Call the Portland City Council Today!

At the end of a marathon six hour public hearing on April 7th, the City of Portland Planning and Sustainability Commission approved a code amendment that paves the way for a proposed propane export terminal on the Columbia River. But

Emergency Vigil for Francisco Aguirre

The details are in this press release from the Interfaith Movement on Immigrant Justice: For immediate release: Nov 6, 2014 Contact: Ranfis Villatoro (971) 242-9964; Diana Pei Wu, (971) 221-5464,   BREAKING: ICE Colludes with US Attorney to

Vigil of Hope for Francisco Aguirre

This is a critical week for Francisco Aguirre, as he will leave Sanctuary at Augustana the morning of October 22nd, traveling across town to the Portland Field Office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigrations Services (USCIS) for his biometric appointment. This appointment is in compliance with the processing

EFSEC Returns to Vancouver, May 28, 6 pm

Clark County Public Services Building, 6th floor EFSEC– Washington State’s Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council–  is coming to to study whether the oil terminal complies with Vancouver’s zoning laws and land use plans. Many downtown Vancouver businesses and developers argue

Facebook Kicked Us Out!

We’ve gotten so popular that Facebook (kinda) kicked us out! We had a “person” page and got so many friends that we have to switch to an organization page. That means we lost our friends! Oops. Can you help us

Third Megaload Permitted! Join the Rapid Response Network!

We need you to help resist the third and final (for now) Megaload! The third tar sands megaload, which has been sitting unmoving in the Port of Umatilla, was issued a permit on Thursday, February 6th to move in the