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How ‘a bunch of kids and people the state gave up on’ rid slavery from Oregon’s constitution

Willamette University Professor Melissa Buis Michaux was supposed to be at an election night party, but decided to skip it when the results started to roll in.  “I felt so nervous I stayed at home,” she said.  Her former students Niki Kates and Riley Burton watched eagerly online from Riley’s apartment in California as votes […]