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NEWS BRIEFS

Portland Art Museum Hosts Upstanders Festival May 27

Event includes spoken word, workshops and poster making in support of social justice ...

North Portland Library Announces June Computer Classes

Upcoming courses include Introduction to Spreadsheets, What is the Cloud? and Learn Programming with Games ...

Merkley to Hold Town Hall in Clackamas County

Sen. Jeff Merkley to hold town hall in Clackamas County, May 30 ...

NAACP Monthly Meeting Notice, May 27, Portland

NAACP Portland invites the community to its monthly general membership meeting ...

Photos: Fundraiser for Sunshine Division's Assistance Programs

Under the Stars fundraiser took place on May 18 at the Melody Grand Ballroom ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Ensuring the Promise of the Every Student Succeeds Act

The preservation of Thurgood Marshall's legacy is dependent upon our dedication to our children ...

CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices

What many homeowners soon discover is that faithfully paying a monthly mortgage is in some cases, just not enough ...

B-CU Grads Protest Betsy “DeVoid” in Epic Fashion

Julianne Malveaux says that Betsy “DeVoid,” is no Mary McLeod Bethune ...

NAACP on Supreme Court's Decline to Review NC Voter ID Law

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks made the following remarks ...

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Trayvon Martin: Portland Men, Women Gather for 'The Conversation'
Event held at SEI provides a closed forum for discussion on how families talk about racism … To read the whole story click here



Students Get a Standing Ovation at POIC Work Opportunities Breakfast
Portland's Business leaders offer support at MAC club … For all the information click here




Youth Job Fair April 12 is Just One of Many Career Opportunities in Portland
GED, Help for Felons, College Prep and Trades Openings … To check the details click here




Growth in Renters and Low Wages Create Severe Housing Shortage

This gap between housing costs and typical worker earnings will continue to grow until or unless more affordable housing becomes available … To read all about it click here



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