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#NoBanNoWall rally attracts hundreds in downtown Portland (Photos)

PORTLAND BUSINESS JOURNAL  Many of those who objected to the immigration ban also made their views known during a rally in downtown Portland. The #NoBanNoWall rally attracted hundreds to Terry Schrunk Plaza. Read more

Hundreds gather in Portland to protest immigration ban

KGW  Hundreds of people gathered in Downtown Portland on Monday afternoon for a rally in opposition to President Trump's immigration ban. Read more

Hundreds gather in downtown Portland to protest immigration policies

KATU  An event posted to Facebook by organizers with Unite Oregon invited protesters to meet at noon at the Terry Schrunk Plaza, downtown between 3rd and 4th Avenue on Southwest Madison. A crowd of more than 300 people... Read more

Hundreds Rally In Portland Against Trump Travel Ban

KUOW  With the federal courthouse to the east and Portland City Hall to the west, hundreds gathered in the muddy grass of Terry Schrunk Plaza to protest President Donald Trump's sweeping executive order aimed at... Read more

ACLU of Oregon Sues President Donald Trump to Block Travel Ban at PDX Airport

WILLAMETTE WEEK The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon has filed a federal lawsuit to block the enforcement of President Donald Trump's travel ban at Portland International Airport. Read more

Hundreds in Portland protest Trump’s immigrant ban

KOIN 6 NEWS  A third straight day of protests in Portland over President Trump’s executive orders on immigration began at noon Thursday. Hundreds of people gathered at Terry Schrunk Plaza for the “No Ban, No... Read more

Big Rally Opposing Immigration Ban

KXL RADIO NEWS  About a thousand people gathered in Downtown Portland on Monday afternoon for a rally in opposition to President Trump’s immigration ban. Read more

Local religious leaders react to President Trump's executive order on immigration

KPTV FOX  Dozens of people, including religious leaders, came together on Friday at the interfaith gathering at Augustana Lutheran Church in northeast Portland. The group showed up with signs saying that all faiths are welcome.... Read more

Trump's executive order suspends U.S. refugee program, bars legal immigrants from Syria

KGW NEWS 8  President Trump ordered the State Department on Friday to suspend the U.S. refugee program, bar all legal immigrants from Syria and other countries that support terrorism, and develop "extreme vetting" measures for... Read more

Thousand turn out for pro-immigrant rally

PORTLAND TRIBUNE  Unite Oregon and allies rally and march at the Oregon Capitol in Salem in opposition to President-elect Donald Trump's positions on immigration. Read more