My Testimony at the Portland Public School Board Meeting

Click here to watch the video. Good evening. I’m Julia DeGraw, I live in the Southeast Portland Montavilla neighborhood and I’m running for Portland City Council, Position 2. When I initially attended a Portland Public School Board meeting with the intent to give public testimony regarding my

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Portlanders protest net neutrality decision

People gathered on Friday at 8 a.m. at the east end of the Hawthorne Bridge KOIN 6 News Staff Published: December 15, 2017, 5:43 am  Updated: December 15, 2017, 10:30 am PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Portlanders on Friday rallied against the Federal Communications Commission decision to undo sweeping

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Rally: Net Neutrality & Free, Public Internet Now!

Rally: Net Neutrality & Free, Public Internet Now! When: Friday December 15th at 8 AM – 9 AM Where: Base of the Hawthorne Bridge on the East Side (SE Grand Ave & SE Madison St) RSVP & Share on Facebook The time is now to fight back against Comcast, Verizon and AT&T and

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Thank You for 1,000 Facebook Likes!

Thank you for 1,000 Facebook page likes! That’s 1,000 people who want to see a people’s champion at City Hall, instead of the corporate-backed status quo. If everyone donated $15, it would go a long way in this grassroots campaign! Thank you for being part of Team Julia! December 5, 2017

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I Stand With New Seasons Workers United

I stand with New Seasons Workers United (We Heart the Workers at New Seasons) in their fight to get a union for New Seasons employees in Portland. New Seasons needs to live up to its self-image of a responsible company and good employer. When people working at New Season’s can’t

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We Beat Nestlé!

Prior to deciding to run for public office, my work as a social justice and environmental organizer gave me the incredible opportunity to lead a campaign to keep a Nestlé water bottling plant out of the Columbia River Gorge. Fighting Nestlé ended up spanning nearly a decade, and I am so excited

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