Remembering Oregon Senator Wayne Morse, Civil Rights Champion: 2-5PM Sunday, July 30th

This Sunday beginning at 2pm, with comments from Johnny Earl, President of the Wayne Morse Historical Park Corporation, and others, come help the Eugene/Springfield NAACP celebrate the progressive legacy of Wayne Morse. Join us for a dedication ceremony at the Mims House commemorating Senator Morse’s historic contributions to civil rights. Walk with us in the Eugene […]

Showing Up for Racial Justice Hosts – #A Year Without Tamir!

SURJ is planning a rally/vigil on November 22 in remembrance of the murder of Tamir Rice, and to put pressure on Prosecutor McGlinty, calling for him to resign or advocate that charges be filed against the officers involve in this child’s death.   http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/_yearwithouttamir_action_kit When: November 22, 12:00pm, moment of silence at 12:30 pm Where: TBD […]

Lecture with Harvard Law School Professor Charles Ogletree, Jr: “Black Lives Matter: Race and Justice across America”

Harvard Professor To Speak at UO on Black Lives Matter | eugeneweekly.com  Free Event, participants must register at http://waynemorsecenter.uoregon.edu/black-livesmatter/4290-2/ LIVE STREAM the EVENT HERE   http://media.uoregon.edu/channel/livestream Professor Charles Ogletree of Harvard Law speaks on “Black Lives Matter: Race and Justice across America” Thursday, Nov. 12, 12pm-1pm Giustina Ballroom, UO Ford Alumni Center, 1720 E. 13th Ave […]

Organizing for a Gender-Inclusive Racial Justice Movement

BLACK GIRLS MATTER Organizing for a Gender-Inclusive Racial Justice Movement featuring KIMBERLÉ CRENSHAW Tuesday, June 2, 4:30 p.m. 110 Knight Law Center free and open to the public Kimberlé Crenshaw, professor of law at UCLA and Columbia Law School, is a leading authority in the area of civil rights;Black feminist legal theory; and race, racism and the law. […]