The March 1st, 2007, Street Roots has a nice tribute to Monica Goracke, of the Oregon Law Center, for the “Know Your Rights” training she held with the Street Roots vendors.
I like Street Roots and if you don’t buy it yet, you might want to start. Their insert, The Rose City Resource, is priceless, especially for those of us who work with the public. If you’ve never been part of creating one of these guides you might not be aware of the astonishing amount of time and labor that goes into creating a good one. Street Roots also has book reviews (this issue’s is one by Robin Lindley of the book by Steven H. Miles, “Oath Betrayed: Torture, Medical Complicity and the War on Terror.” (It will be online soon; right now, buy a print copy of the newspaper.)