How the Institutional Racism of Yesterday Still Reverberates Today
Mercury reader Jason spotted this unbelievable sign on Lombard and MLK:
I mean, look at this plunge! TriMet raised fares in part because they spent $4 million more on gas than planned - maybe they'll recoup some of the budget now that we've hit the lowest price in two years.
p.s. Despite firmly believing that gas prices are set via oil company/OPEC conspiracy, I did some brief internet research and found that, according to non-oil company haters, prices are mostly set by this guy:
That's even scarier.
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