Street Roots

A weekly street newspaper published in Portland, Oregon. The paper is sold by members of the local homeless community and is published on Fridays.
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Primary geographic focus: Oregon
Organization type(s): Media


News Story

Evictions have doubled in the United States since 2000

Ashley Archibald
Street Roots
June 8, 2018
Given the current economic climate, it is unlikely that these rates will fall anytime soon.


We must fund legal services for the poor

Nick Fish
Street Roots
April 11, 2017
"Equal justice under law” is a core value of our nation. But what happens when a victim of domestic violence, or an older adult facing eviction, can’t afford a lawyer? What happens when millions of Americans don’t have access to justice?

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