Street Roots

for those who cannot afford free speech

Our Mission

Street Roots creates income opportunities for people experiencing homelessness and poverty by producing a newspaper and other media that are catalysts for individual and social change.

Latest News

Nov
13
Joanne Zuhl The practice of using police dogs to intimidate inmates is dangerous and unnecessary, Disability Rights Oregon says
Nov
9
Emily Green Oregon’s monetary sanctions punish the poor more harshly and tether them to the criminal justice system for years after their initial ticket or fee
Nov
9
John Emshwiller Multnomah County’s waitlists for local and federal housing subsidies closed in 2016, leaving people in need of homes feeling anxious and defeated

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