Corporate lobbyists and conservative lawmakers are working to undermine the protections for endangered species that stand in the way of Big Agriculture and Big Oil.
William Rivers Pitt: Jerry Berrigan died in Syracuse on Sunday at the towering age of 95 years old. He lived and died in grace and service to his fellow souls.
Peter Sleeth is a veteran investigative reporter who covered the Iraq war for The Oregonian and helped the paper win a Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for breaking news. Now freelancing, his most recent piece for the Oregon Historical Quarterly is a profile of progressive-era activist Tom Burns.