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By April 29, 2021

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April 29, 2021

University of Oregon Expands! Eugene’s Housing Crisis

…Oregon is a fundamental cause of the expansive housing crisis my community faces, and yet the institution and its partners evade all responsibility to formally address it. The Crisis: Eugene

PANDEMIC ON TOP OF PANDEMIC

Eugene has the highest rates of homelessness per capita than any other city in the United States, and the City of Eugene has done little to ameliorate this.     We spoke…

Tree Sitters and Community Members Converge to Protest Willamette Greenway Clear-Cut

…potential affordable housing site as an immediate threat to our neighborhood and our public health. We call for Seattle-based Evergreen Housing Development Group to re-sell the controversial site back to…

Dancing for justice: Sunrise Eugene benefit show

…environment is pretty punk,” a message that surely their audience that night would agree with. This attitude made them perfect for a Sunrise Eugene benefit show.  Sunrise Eugene’s movement is…

Anti-Hate Action At Elkhorn

…groups like Eugene Wake Up suggest are the only solution. We are waiting for the city and citizens of Eugene to respond to this human-rights crisis for the emergency that…

Where is the City Leadership?

…around the nation, we echo those calls in Eugene. Eugene desperately needs increased accountability and transparency for EPD and the City Manager and increased funding to de-escalation services and other…

Ashes to Masses

…numbers do not satisfy. As of June 2020, over 2,000 unhoused individuals live in the Eugene area. In Lane County, the number neared 10,000 in 2019. Community members in Eugene

Community Members Distribute Bread and Roses to Support their Neighbors during the COVID-19 Quarantine

EUGENE, OR​ – This morning, many Eugene residents awoke to find a package on their doorstep. Hours earlier, just before dawn, several gloved-and-masked locals had made the deliveries around their…

Two Activists Arrested At Sunrise Movement Direct Action

Eugene OR – On March 19th two organizers with Sunrise Eugene, a local hub of the national climate justice non profit Sunrise Movement,put their bodies on the line to stop…

East-campus Housing Mold

…Michael Tobin at the Emerald tweeted January 29 that, “The Meng’s lawyer is trying to push for a mid-June trial date.” Current student-tenants in university-owned homes along Villiard St., Moss…

PROTEST IN EUGENE OREGON

…Courthouse in downtown Eugene. Around 8:40pm protestors began marching through downtown Eugene and headed towards the police headquarters. Along the way, people joined and the crowd quickly grew to approximately…

ASUO Burns Down Athletics Contract and helps out students during the pandemic

…attendance for any athletic events, why was the administration focusing on a $1.7M ticket contract ASUO had with the athletics department? It was becoming nakedly obvious what the priorities were…

Homelessness in Portland’s Lents Neighborhood

…has yet to offer a long-term solution aside from declaring a housing crisis and suggesting a rent freeze in the future. I think that to solve the homelessness problem, Portland…