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January 15, 2018

Yes on Measure 101: Yes for Healthcare

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. I’m celebrating MLK by canvassing for Measure 101 to protect the

January 15, 2018

KATU: Municipal Broadband PDX pushing for Portland to make internet a public utility

by KATU Staff Sunday, January 14th 2018 See the article and video here, text below See our blog

January 14, 2018

Fighting for Portland to make Internet a public utility

Together with Municipal Broadband PDX we made KATU News with our City Hall rally today!

January 11, 2018

Rally for Net Neutral Municipal Internet!

Join me at this rally on Sunday! I am one of the speakers demanding that the internet be

FEATURED ISSUES

Democratize City Hall

Portland City Hall is an undemocratic institution. We desperately need electoral districts now. Currently, City Council positions are elected at-large (city-wide), a holdover from the Jim Crow era designed to dilute the voting strength of communities of color and workers. At-large elections are prohibitively expensive and favor corporate-backed, independently wealthy incumbent […]

Housing

Portland City Council acts like developer profits are more important than actually providing housing for every Portlander who needs it. Market speculation and a lack of basic tenant protections are driving Portlanders from their homes and into the streets. City Hall should not continue intervening to protect massive developer profits, and instead work to guarantee the right of housing for all Portlanders. […]

Workers’ Rights

Jobs should not be just a means for survival – we all need the opportunity to thrive. Every Portlander deserves to live a full life free from the anxiety of making ends meet and living paycheck-to-paycheck. Workers should be paid a living wage. If Portlanders are having to choose between paying rent or putting food on the table, then we know something is seriously wrong with our society and our government. […]