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Portland police officers deputized as Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) agents cannot necessarily comply with the Oregon laws that protect us from surveillance based on political, religious, social, or immigration status.
Special guest Michael German, a former FBI agent and current fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice, joins a local panel to discuss FBI spying and the effort to keep Portland out of the secretive and discriminatory operation. An audience Q&A will follow.
SPONSORED BY: ACLU of Oregon, Portland JACL, Portland Copwatch, Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform, League of Women Voters of Portland, Portland Democratic Socialists of America, Peace and Justice Works, Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, Jewish Voice for Peace — Portland, Council on American Islamic Relations — Oregon, Portland Network Against Racism and Islamophobia, Portland Immigrant Rights Coalition.