Peace Activists Protest Syria War

EUGENE, Ore. — About 100 people gathered at the old federal building Saturday to get their voices heard.  ”We’re here today to send a message to the Obama administration that Eugene, Oregon does not want the US to go to war with Syria,” said Michael Carrigan, event organizer. Some carried posters while others held up … Continue reading »

Gandhi’s Grandson Gives Lecture

EUGENE, Ore. — It was standing-room only during a lecture given by Muhatma Gandhi’s grandson Thursday night. A few hundred people filled a lecture hall at Lane Community College, waiting to hear from Arun Ghandi, who shared with his audience life lessons he had learned from his world-famous grandfather. Arun Gandhi, who now lives in … Continue reading »