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“Tunnel of Oppression” exhibit brings students face-to-face with realities of discrimination, prejudice

The Associated Students of Southern Oregon University presented the “Tunnel of Oppression” exhibit last Tuesday, a photo gallery packing an emotional punch as it forced visitors to face the realities of social discrimination and prejudice. “Sometimes people need to be shocked in order to be moved,” said Marjorie Trueblood Gamble, associate director of the Diversity […]

March makes a difference

A march on city hall by community members and Southern Oregon University students on April 5 may have helped lead the City of Ashland to reject the proposed homeless exclusionary zone in downtown Ashland. The council decided to create an ad-hoc Homelessness Steering Committee to come up with solutions to Ashland’s alleged homeless problem. “There […]