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Help raise awareness about racial discrimination and inequality to improve the state's rules on fair treatment and equality, by attending a discussion organized by The Governor's Environmental Justice Task Force in Oregon.
When: Wednesday, March 10
Where: Portland State University, Smith Memorial Building, Room 228, at the corner of Harrison and Broadway.
5:45 – 6:30 PM: Reception with advocates, officials and community leaders involved in environmental justice in Oregon
6:30 - 8 PM: Panel discussion facilitated by Avel Gordly, Portland State University; presenters include Robin Collin, Willamette University, Mikell O'Mealy, Department of Environmental Quality, Benjamin Duncan, Multnomah County Health Department, and Jeri Sundvall Williams, Community Activist.
RSVP to Benjamin Duncan at benjamin.e.duncan@co.multnomah.or.us.

Photo: Professor Robin Morris Collin teaching at Willamette University.

 Also:

Oregon's Immigrant Rights Coalition (CAUSA)
will hold a social hour in Portland, 6 pm Thursday, March 11 at Old Town Pizza, 5201 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

 


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