Editor’s Note: As with many organizations during the Covid pandemic, County Democrat Reader did not escape a period of forced flux involving a stall in operations. We are happy to announce a “soft” reopening as of today, with the publication of this piece by esteemed Executive Director of the Equal…

“now with the riots and the looting — though I don’t often discuss race or get political — I felt I had to write a “Black Owned Business” sign on Palmer’s Bar.”

Today’s vocabulary lesson:
Agent Provocateur: An infiltrator planted to seed chaos, start violence, or otherwise undermine and discredit a movement from the inside.
Violence: Causes physical or emotional injury and bodily harm to an individual.
Vandalism: Destroys or defaces property, causing economic harm to the owner.


STAR Voting For Lane County Initiative approved for November ballot: New voting system sets critical precedent for fair elections

By Mark Frohnmayer, Hallie Roberts, Alan Zundel, and Sara Wolk

Eugene, Oregon — June 6, 2018 — The STAR Voting For Lane County Campaign announced today that Lane County Elections officials have certified more than the 11,506 required signatures needed to qualify a County Charter Amendment for the November 6th…

Sara Wolk

Systems design, election reform, music, regenerative agriculture, natural building.

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