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Beaverton council OKs resolution supporting Muslims, tolerance for all

THE OREGONIAN  The Beaverton City Council approves a resolution declaring its support for the Muslim community and condemning all forms of discrimination, hate speech and violent acts targeting specific communities. Read more

New system makes it easier to report profiling

The Oregon End Profiling Act – passed last year – has rolled out a series of reforms including a place you can file a complaint about your experience online anytime of the day or night, in... Read more

Asking the Oregon State Legislature to Address Inequality

JEFFERSON PUBLIC RADIO  Audio piece features our work in the state legislature to end profiling and the coalition we have built with human dignity organizations, labor unions, and faith groups across the state. Read more

Salem family receiving racist death threats

KGW NEWS 8   A Salem family is in hiding at an undisclosed location after receiving several racist death threats. Read more

City Club of Portland Friday Forum: The Threat of Islamophobia

CITY CLUB OF PORTLAND  From anti-Muslim rallies in Medford to street harassment in Portland, Oregon is not immune from the impacts of Islamophobia. Read more

Oregon armed occupiers include prominent anti-Islam activist

THE GUARDIAN  Jon Ritzheimer has joined crew of militiamen who claim to be guardians of the Constitution. Read more