To create a more equitable state, Basic Rights Oregon is working with a coalition of economic, racial and social justice organizations on a number of issues that would give more Oregonians a fair shot at economic prosperity.
On January 19th, we honor his legacy, we remember his words, and we ensure that we are carrying the torch forward and keeping alive the dream.
Basic Rights Oregon stands in solidarity with the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform.
“I believe in fairness, justice, and dignity for all people. It’s important for all of us to stand up for and be visible in our support for each other.” -June Arima Schumann
While it’s tempting to compare LGBT and civil rights movements, read this great conversation between our own Jeana Frazzini and community leader Kathleen Saadat.
We are proud to endorse this multi-issue assessment of the 2013 legislative session, evaluating lawmakers’ commitment to advancing opportunity and addressing disparities affecting Oregonians of color. Read more!