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Common Cause Oregon has organized a series of community forums: How do fossil fuel companies try to buy Oregon’s democracy?

They investigated and now will share the answers with you…
-Which legislators accept money from the fossil fuel industry
-How Big Oil lobbyists to try to protect their interests in Oregon
-What scare tactics do they use to block reform

Forums are scheduled for these Oregon cities:
Salem, Eugene, Bend, Ashland, Portland, and Beaverton

Lisa Arkin, Executive Director of Beyond Toxics is one of the panelists for the Eugene forum on June 21st…(see specifics for each city below)

Let us know you’ll be attending one of the events on Facebook->>

Click here to RSVP for one of the below forums: http://goo.gl/forms/nPdBA7xB5hG2sC583
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PORTLAND
Date: June 27th
Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Location: First Unitarian Church of Portland
Address: Buchan Building, 1226 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205

Panel:
Nick Abraham–Executive Director, Oil Check NW
Angela Crowley-Koch–Government Relations Director, The Oregon Environmental Council
Nikki Fisher–Executive Director, The Bus Project
Daniel Lewkow–Political Director, Common Cause Oregon

Moderator:
Jefferson Smith–Host, Thank You Democracy on XRAY.fm
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BEAVERTON
Date: June 29th
Time: 7:00 pm-8:30 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Location: St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church
Address: 12405 SW Butner Rd, Beaverton, 97005

Panel:
Nick Abraham–Executive Director, Oil Check NW
Angela Crowley-Koch–Government Relations Director, The Oregon Environmental Council
David Delk–President, Alliance for Democracy
Daniel Lewkow–Political Director, Common Cause Oregon

Moderator:
Amira Streeter–Chair, The Columbia Network of the Sierra Club



Prior events
: June 15th in Salem, June 21st in Eugene, June 22nd in Bend, and June 23rd in Ashland


 

Sunday, June 26, 2016
Social Justice Summer Party
Eugene, Oregon

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DATE: Sunday, June 26th, 2016

TIME: 1:00 – 4:00 pm

LOCATION: Campbell Senior Center

COST: Sliding scale of $5- $20 with children under five free.

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Photo by Leslie Brown, "A tricky prickly bees-iness"

Photo by Leslie Brown, “A tricky prickly bees-iness”

See a beautiful display of the best photos from among the winners of our 2015 and 2014 bee photo contest, “Beauty of The Bee” at Allann Brothers Coffee in Eugene – Address: 2465 Hilyard St., Eugene, OR 97405 (google maps)


 

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Special thanks to our wonderful donors and sponsors…
“15 Years of Feisty!” An Anniversary Celebration for Beyond Toxics

• Agate Alley
• Anita and Art Johnson
• Bellatazza Coffee
• Breitenbush Hot Springs
• Cafe Soriah
• Capitello Wines
• Carla Hervert Photography
• Chris Stebbins
• Coconut Bliss
• David Monk
• Euphoria Chocolate
• Evergreen Nutrition
• Flatbread Pizzeria
• Glory Bee
• The Green Store
• Growler Guys
• Healthy Pet
• Hoodoo Ski Resort
• Hutch’s Bicycle in Bend
• Juniper Yoga
• Kiva Grocery
• Leigh Anne Jasheway
• Lush
• Mountain Rose Herbs
• Oregon Contemporary Theatre
• Paul Nicholson and Paul’s Bicycle Way of Life
• Pearl Day Spa
• Poppi’s Anatolia Restaurant
• Rainbow Optics
• Shawn Donnille
• Stanton Vineyards
• Storm Kennedy
• Sundance Natural Foods
• Susan Klein Design
• Sweet Life
• Thump Coffee Roasters
• Velo Bed and Breakfast

Fabulously Feisty Friends Award
Special thanks, also, to our two Fabulously Feisty Friends community award recipients: longtime community activists Ruth Koenig and Cary Thompson.


Special thanks to our business sponsors

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