04-26-2018  6:18 am      •     
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NEWS BRIEFS

Ballots Out For Delivery Today

USPS delivers ballots Wednesday, April 25 for the May 15 Primary Election ...

GFO Announces Upcoming Classes, Workshops & Special Interest Groups

Upcoming events include regional special interest groups, Cuban genealogy talk and a DNA workshop ...

Event: Going Beyond the Flint Water & Housing Crises

Recode invites speakers to discuss the Flint water crisis and its relationship to gentrification, displacement, and housing crises ...

Think & Drink with Rinku Sen and Mary Li

Event takes place Wednesday, May 16, at Alberta Rose Theater ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

The Skanner News Endorsements for May 2018 Elections

Read The Skanner News' endorsements for Oregon, Multnomah County, Portland City Council and more ...

Will HUD Secretary Ben Carson Enforce the Fair Housing Act?

Julianne Malveaux questions HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s ability to enforce the Fair Housing Act ...

Waiting While Black in Philadelphia Can Get You Arrested

Reggie Shuford on the daily indignities African-Americans face in Philadelphia and around the country ...

Black People Must Vote or Reap the Consequences

Jeffrey Boney on the importance of voting in the Black community ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

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Master Drummer Obo Addy Close to Death, Family Announces
Addy is unique in the deep connections he has formed with schoolchildren throughout the Portland area … To read the whole story click here 




Exclusive Video: DNC Delegates Talk Voter ID, Economy and Romney
The Skanner News reporter John Moreno catches up with Marc Morial, Sheila Jackson Lee and Benjamin Jealous … For all the information click here





BOOKS: American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama
'The First Lady's lineage as a most-intriguing, multiracial mosaic' … To check the details click here 




Michael Clarke Duncan, RIP: The Last Interview
'What I have not done is play the lead in a romantic comedy' … To read all about it click here












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