DeRay Mckesson
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For generations, kids would toss shoelace-tied old sneakers up and over power lines crisscrossing their streets. Now this.

July 15 2015 3:06 PM

A Catholic priest in Oregon has been placed on leave following allegations that he planted a hidden camera in his church's men's room.

July 14 2015 8:55 AM

The first openly gay person to be named the state's Teacher of the Year said he was harassed by supervisors and colleagues.

July 02 2015 6:56 PM

Young people shouldn't be broken down because of their sexual orientation or gender identity, says the state's bisexual governor. And now they won't be — at least in Oregon.

May 22 2015 3:52 PM

The country’s first out LGBT governor is also the first to sign a ban on conversion therapy since the White House came out against the practice last month.

May 19 2015 1:12 PM

The Oregon Senate today followed the House in passing a bill banning the practice, which Gov. Kate Brown is expected to sign into law.

May 07 2015 5:35 PM

While the fine isn't final yet, the owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa are already raising funds to cover it — but GoFundMe won't host their campaign.

April 29 2015 8:27 PM
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