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NEWS BRIEFS

St. Johns Center for Opportunity to Host Meet the Employer Event June 27

Employers represented will include Mary’s Harvest and Del Monte ...

New Self-Defense Organization Offers Training to Youth in Multnomah County

EMERJ-SafeNow offers July classes for children ages 8-10 and youth ages 15-19 ...

Annual Humboldt Neighborhood Association Cleanup

All neighborhoods and residents welcome ...

Nikki Brown Clown Returns for Second Annual Block Party

After yearlong hiatus, she’s back with signature culturally creative affair for all ...

Celebrate Juneteenth: Words Along the Way

Join the North Portland Library on the lawn, June 19 ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Civil Rights Groups Ask for Broad Access to Affordable Lending

Charlene Crowell writes that today’s public policy housing debate is also an opportunity to learn from the mistakes of the past and...

Criminal Justice Disparities Present Barriers to Re-entry

Congressional Black Caucus Member Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) writes about the fight to reduce disparities in our criminal justice...

Bill Maher Betrayed Black Intellectuals

Armstrong Williams talks about the use of the n-word and the recent Bill Maher controversy ...

The Traveler’s Dilemma- Traveling without Your Pet

Dr. Jasmine Streeter returns from Cuba and talks about planning for your pet's care. ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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Oregon Passes Foreclosure Reform with One Tiny Problem: Enforcement
Part One: Struggling homeowners will get help … To read the whole story click here





Gussie McRobert, Who Boldly Led Gresham for 10 Years, Dies
As mayor she led a delegation to establish Oregon's first sister city in Africa .... To read all about it click here




Lake Oswego High: Racist Tweets are Only Tip of the Iceberg
A racially insensitive, antagonizing environment has been the worst kept secret for generations … For all the information click here




Sci Fi TV Show Star Talks on Life in Portland
Russell Hornsby of 'Grimm' encourages more actors to try out as 'extras' for show … To check the details click here




Three Ways to Save America's Black Boys
Language, creativity and mentors are key … To read all about it click here



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