BREAKING: Oregon Teacher of the Year Fired

Oregon Teacher of the Year Brett Bigham with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Photo provided by Bigham.

By Matt Pizzuti, PQ Monthly

The Portland special ed teacher and Teacher of the Year who claims he’s been harassed, censured and threatened with termination …

Guest opinion: Equal justice under law

Brad Avakian, Oregon’s Commissioner of Labor and Industries
By Brad Avakian

Unlike 33 other states across the country, Oregon enjoys strong protections against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in housing, employment, and public places. Passed by a broad, bipartisan …