Meet the Resistance

Looking for a way to get involved and show solidarity with environmental, women’s rights and immigrant rights groups?

Here’s your list of events this month.  Are we missing something? Submit a listing by sending an email to Peggy LaPoint .

You can also call KINK’s Resistance Hotline at tell us what’s on your mind: 503-517-5888.

For your safety, we’ve also indicated where some events may impact traffic to help you avoid the area:

Tuesday, February 14 / 6:00 – 9:00pm

To Standing Rock with Love From PDX – 522 N Thompson St #5, PDX

An all ages Valentines Day party to celebrate our appreciation for water and those that protect it! Suggested donation $10-$20 for a plate of assorted sweet treats to share with your loved ones. Please bring your own plate so we can save on paper. Also donation based patch and t-shirt screening by local artist Asa!-please bring your own shirt.

Friday, February 17 / all day

Full Stop Friday – Critical Mass Strike #FullStopFriday

Friday, February 17 / all day

General Boycott: #DivestPDX

Direct Action Alliance and Voz Hispana Cambio Comunitario are joining hands to stand up to fascism and injustice in this call to action day, a general boycott and strike.

Sunday, February 19 / 11:00am – 4:00pm

Immigrants’ March on all 50 State Capitols – Oregon State Capitol (900 Court St NE, Salem)

All are invited to join together and demonstrate on the steps of your State Capitols.

Sunday, February 19 / 3:00 – 6:00pm

Queer Speak Out Vigil and March – Tom McCall Waterfront Park

All are welcome to this peaceful event to demonstrate solidarity with marginalized communities and community members.

Monday, February 20 / 12:00 – 4:00pm

We the People: Marching United in Resistance – Director Park (815 SW Park)

This Presidents’ Day March is sponsored by Basic Rights Oregon, Causa Oregon, Northwest Oregon Labor Council, Oregon AFSCME Council 75, Oregon AFL-CIO, Portland Jobs with Justice
Unite Oregon, formerly Center for Intercultural Organizing & Oregon Action and SEIU.
Possible traffic impacts

Tuesday, February 28 / 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Familias Stand Up Rally – Terry Schrunk Plaza (364 SW Madison) and Voz Hispana Cambio Comunitario invite you to a peaceful protest. Milenio and Voz Hispana Cambio Comunitario Organizers, local activists and community members will rally for Immigrant Justice at the Plaza Blocks to protect DACA, stop deportations and the separation of families, to protect all immigrants, to welcome refugees and to oppose anti-immigrant efforts at the city and state level.

Possible traffic impacts

Saturday, March 4 / 3:00pm

March against police brutality and fascism #shutdownportland – Pioneer Courthouse Square
This is not a march against any Trump administration policies.

Possible traffic impacts

Saturday, April 22 / 9:00am – 12:00pm

March for Science

Details TBD

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