Oregonians express their dissent towards logging, war, abortion, budget cuts and many other issues in many different ways. Some choose legal methods to draw attention to their cause, while others feel it’s more productive to cross the legal line. Why do people choose to protest? What works — and what doesn’t — when they do? And why?
Have you participated in a protest? What choices did you make about how to express yourself? What effect did your demonstration have? Have you ever witnessed a protest that changed your mind?
- Shawn: Anti-logging activist with Cascadia Earth First!
- Michele Darr: Anti-war activist
- Bill Diss: Anti-abortion activist and director of Precious Children of Portland