Tag: justice center portland

Flash justice league to start July 7 in Portland, Oregon

Flash justice leagues are being formed in Portland and Seattle, and they’re aimed at combating racial injustice.“We want to start the year with something that’s going to be really fun for the community,” said Melissa Gee, president of the Justice League League for Color, which will be formed at...

Justice Center to Open New Office in Portland

Portland, Ore.— The Justice Center of the Northwest announced Wednesday it will open its new Portland office, with a focus on addressing justice issues for the marginalized and people of color.The center, located in Portland’s historic Pioneer Courthouse Square, is located in the heart of the city’s historic African-American...

Why you should love and hate the Portland Justice Center

Posted August 15, 2018 11:17:16 The Portland Justice center is an icon of the city and its reputation as a model for justice reform.And it’s in a state of disrepair.We wanted to know why it’s been there for so long.We spoke with two of its residents, one who was...