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Exclusive: Progress on Ashland's 10x20 Project Part 1

Ashland Must Go (Partially) Solar by 2020 Progress on the 10x20 Project? Part 1 of 2 Last week several members of the renewable energy advocacy group, Friends of 10 by 20, met to respond to questions about the 10x20 project with special regard to progress. Participating in the conversation were 10x20 Steering Committee members Andy Kubik, Dave Helmich, Barbara Comnes, …

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Rogue Valley Unites

Rogue Valley Unites for “All Are Welcome Here” Rally in Ashland Upon the release of news that Donald Trump had signed an executive order banning the entry of people from seven Muslim-majority nations last week, protesters immediately began to take action at airports across the United States. While we may lack an airport dedicated to international travelers, the Rogue Valley …

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Feb 17 – National General Strike – A national strike to protest the actions of the Trump administration

Join us February 17, 2017 for a national general strike!This grassroots movement is calling for a national general strike on Feburary 17th, 2017 in defense of our nation’s constitution. Participants pledge to be non-violent. On the day of the strike, we will not got to work (unless absolutely necessary). We will not go to school (unless necessary). We will not …

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Outside Washington, the Democratic resistance to Donald Trump is building - US Politics Today - EIN News

Latest US political news for political professionals & analysts. Breaking White House, Congress, state, commentary, campaign, Democrat & Republican news. Source: Outside Washington, the Democratic resistance to Donald Trump is building - US Politics Today - EIN News

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Undermine the Electoral College - Oregon Can Do It

 Oregon must join the National Popular Vote Compact  Oregonians expect our votes to count fairly in elections…and rightly so. Fair and equitable elections are at the very foundation of democratic governance, which requires that the votes of every citizen count equally. In most of the elections we Southern Oregon voters participate in, from selecting a senator, a town mayor or …

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Time to Remove Walden from Office! Indivisible

We met with Congressman Walden today.  Here is a clip from the meeting: http://ktvl.com/news/local/indivisible-says-it-wants-greg-walden-to-listen  We talked of our strong concerns about his leading the charge to repeal the Affordable Care Act. We invited a cardiologist and a family nurse practitioner to share their sentiments about how the ACA has saved countless lives and has helped people get the medical care …

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It may only take 3.5% of the population to topple a dictator – with civil resistance | Erica Chenoweth | Opinion | The Guardian

Many people across the United States are despondent about the new president – and the threat to democracy his rise could represent. But they shouldn’t be. At no time in recorded history have people been more equipped to effectively resist injustice using civil resistance. Source: It may only take 3.5% of the population to topple a dictator – with civil resistance …

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