Making Democracy Illegal

The increasing attacks on citizen initiative power By Kai Huschke and Michelle Holman Change doesn’t come easy or fast, especially when there is big money at stake. For over 10 years, Community Rights Lane County (CRLC), an all-volunteer activist group, has been...

We’re at PIELC Again!!

PUBLIC INTEREST ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CONFERENCE “Protecting our Vital Watersheds – Transitioning to Rights of Nature a s a new paradigm for environmental protection” Giving entities in nature, such as rivers and watersheds, legal rights is increasingly being...

OREGON’S LEGENDARY MCKENZIE: A RIVER IN TROUBLE.

A 6/26/22 rafting trip from Finn Rock to Vida on Oregon’s McKenzie River, the source of Eugene’s drinking water, discovers a river in peril from egregious unregulated and unenforced development and runoff from toxic chemicals.Learn more about it...

A Token of Our Appreciation…

Community Rights Lane County created a Political Action Committee called Protect Lane County Watersheds. We will be educating the public about why it’s important to protect our watersheds, the Rights of Nature, and expose the legal system we’re up against,...