People Places Politics: A Tour of Portland's Activist History
Board the bus for an afternoon ride through more than 100 years of Portland activism, including the fight for woman suffrage, civil rights, transportation activism, protection of the environment and much more. Guest speakers include Rep. Lew Frederick, Jan Dilg, Joe Uris, Meeky Blizzard and others, as well as an inside look at the files of the infamous “red squad,” a branch of the Portland’s Police Bureau who infiltrated various social movements.
This is a joint partnership between the Bus Project Foundation and the Dill Pickle Club.
This trip is part of Rebooting Democracy. Rebooting Democracy pass holders can board for free but must RSVP in advance to claim their spot.
If you just want to go on the trip, the cost is $12.
- When: Saturday, April 21st, 1 PM - 5 PM
- Where: Meet up at the White Stag building, downtown Portland
Event LocationWhite Stag Building
70 Northwest Couch Street
Portland, OR 97209
The registration deadline for this event has passed.