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Video: Portland Human Rights Commission - meeting 1.2.13

Video of the monthly meeting of the Portland Human Rights Commission [PHRC].
This was filmed on 1.2.13 in their office and is 2 hours 34 minutes long.
The video is available on YouTube here:

This meeting video is also available to download [and view] on Archive dot org:

PHRC meetings are usually around 2 hours 30 minutes long and are open to the public.
The meetings are held on the first Wed of the month.
Numerous times the meetings will take place out in the community.
The office located on 421 SW 6th Ave, Suite 500 Portland, is usually where the meetings are held.
*note to indymedia readers [parking is validated, and there is food]

Past PHRC meeting / videos are all archived here:

The Portland Human Rights Commission has a website here:


PROPOSED Human Rights Commission Agenda

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
4:00 - 6:30 PM

Office of Equity and Human Rights
421 SW 6th Ave, Suite 500 Portland, OR 97204
(Please click link:  http://goo.gl/maps/XaCZf for Google map to meeting location)

1. 4:00 - 4:05 Welcoming and Gathering

2. 4:05 - 4:10 Approval of Agenda and Minutes

3. 4:10 - 4:20 Public Comment

4. 4:20 - 4:50 Presentation Re: Oregon's End Racial Profiling Act (ERPA)
(Informational link to proposed Federal ERPA)

5. 4:50 - 5:20 Human Rights Roundtable
- Current Human Rights Issues
- Legislative Agenda

6. 5:20 - 6:00 Committee and Liaison Updates
- Community and Police Relations Comm (CPRC)
- Discovery Committee
- Communications Committee
- Public Policy Committee
- Housing Rights Task Force
- Human Trafficking Task Force (Oregonian news link to local issues)
- Office of Equity and Human Rights (OEHR website)
- Dante James, Director
- HRC staffing update

7. 6:00 - 6:15 HRC / Portland Commission on Disability Partnership (PCOD website)

8. 6:15 - 6:30 Closing / Announcements /Additional Public Comment

The Office of Equity and Human Rights will validate parking for all community members
attending HRC meetings at the Star Park Garage, located just one block south from the
Office on SW Alder St between SW Broadway and SW 6th Ave. Entrance to the garage is on SW Alder.

"The Human Rights Commission works to eliminate discrimination and bigotry, to strengthen inter-group relationships and to foster greater understanding, inclusion and justice for those who live, work, study, worship, travel and play in the City of Portland. In doing so, the Commission is guided by the principles embodied in the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights."

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