Governor Proposes PERS Fixes

Today, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown released her plan to deal with the state’s financially troubled public pension system, or PERS. The pension system has been ru...

Darkside Films Announced: April 12 to 18

PARTNER VENUE CONTENT: An independent cinema that self effacingly says of itself… We suck less! Advocateers have been known to hang at this bit of celluloid...

Advocate Starts Daily News Service

Early in January, we began quietly posting daily news online. Now that we’ve established a sort of rhythm and consistency, we’re here to announce our next ste...

Author Dana Frank Speaks, Thurs, 7 pm

Dana Frank’s The Long Honduran Night is the story of resistance, repression, and US involvement in Honduras after the violent military coup that deposed Preside...

Sad K: An Empty Big Box, Well Lit

Tectonic socioeconomic shifts numerous enough for many a scholarly paper, but for the moment... Just these four images of what was the Corvallis, Oregon Kmart....

Oregon’s Snowpack Increases, Above Normal

Oregon's snowpack this year is above normal according to a report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). Moun...