Dozens Protest Military Action In Syria

EUGENE, Ore. — More than three dozen protesters took to the streets of Eugene to have their voices heard on the crisis in Syria. Nearly two-thirds of Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll oppose US missile strikes against Syria. Monday night the protesters gathered at the old federal building in downtown Eugene waving … Continue reading »

Local Residents React to War in Syria

EUGENE, Ore. — A number of local advocates fighting for peace rallied in Eugene against the war in Syria Wednesday evening. The peace advocates at the old federal building aren’t the only ones against getting involved in the Syrian war. One Eugene man who grew up in Syria says the last thing the country needs … Continue reading »

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 »