Voters Got the Message: Portland’s Anti-Fluoride Billboard
Two weeks ago, the people of Portland OR scored a stunning victory by resoundingly voting down an attempt by politicians to force fluoridation of their city’s water.
Portlanders are a lot like Austinites: well-educated, health-conscious, environmentally aware. They even say: Keep Portland Weird. Their outstandingly pure water, which comes from snow melt in the Cascade Mountains, has never been fluoridated. And their battle