Thank You for Celebrating Rosa Parks with Us!

Thank you!  Thank you for joining us last Tuesday to celebrate Rosa Parks’ Birthday with us. We look forward to celebrating with you again next year.   The day was wonderful! We gathered together to celebrate Rosa Parks’ birthday and our communities’ victory where starting […]

SOL Presents the Just Transition Learning Series

Seeding Our Liberation, OPAL’s political education program, is launching a new project: the Just Transition Learning Series. These monthly meetings will offer a five-part, unifying framework for how we can advance a just transition. We will dive into topics like the pillars of a […]

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OPAL’s Holiday Wishlist

With Halloween behind us, the holidays are officially here! Below, we are excited to present OPAL’s Holiday Wishlist – our key priorities as the year comes to a close! 1) $15,000 in the GiveGuide! OPAL is proud to once again be a part of the Willamette Week Give!Guide. […]

“If you see people evading fare, don’t write to TriMet and don’t complain to the driver. Just mind your own business and imagine a fareless transit system, where nobody is treated as if they were a criminal for moving freely in the world.” – https://t.co/AixubnKsAs

CLICK TO READ: “If you see people evading fare, don’t write to TriMet and don’t complain to the driver. Just mind your own business and imagine a fareless transit system, where nobody is treated as if they were a criminal for moving freely in […]

“There’s a rising movement for free public transit—a move that could relieve clogged roads and highways, help potentially houseless people keep their jobs, and permanently remove your supposed aggravation with fare jumpers.“ https://t.co/aueRAgTN9X

CLICK TO READ: “There’s a rising movement for free public transit—a move that could relieve clogged roads and highways, help potentially houseless people keep their jobs, and permanently remove your supposed aggravation with fare jumpers.“ https://t.co/aueRAgTN9X

OPAL is in the Guardian today talking carbon pricing

OPAL is in the Guardian today, noting that the environmental and environmental justice movements are split on HB 2020. Verde, Unite Oregon and OPAL oppose HB 2020. 350PDX went neutral. Let’s stop this slow motion train-wreck and fix what’s wrong. Read More