Understanding the world around you is essential in being a good citizen, a good neighbor, and an effective leader. Oregon Perspective provides Pacific Northwest-oriented opinion written by rising intellectuals who call this region home. Stay tuned for articles and reviews looking at law, policy, politics and everything else that affects our lives.

Oregon Perspective’s editor-in-chief is Joshua R. Hall. Josh was educated in Oregon and Wales, culminating in a PhD in Ancient History from Cardiff University. He’s an author, educator, and scholar whose taught in various settings, most recently in Oregon at Linn-Benton Community College.