10-17-2017  8:01 am      •     
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OPINION

On Dick Gregory's Birthday

Dr. Barbara Reynolds recalls Gregory's encouragement to write about 'the seen and the unseen' ...

Parents Deserve “Real” School Choice

Dr. Elizabeth Primas challenges Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on school choice. ...

The Fight to Protect Voting Rights Continues #StayWoke

Derrick Johnson, the interim president and CEO of the NAACP, talks about the fight to protect voting rights ...

Lessons From Vanport: Don’t Let History Wash Away

Portland resident Muyoka Mwarabu writes about discovering Portland's Black history ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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Meet the New Kids in Town
Mayor Hales and Commissioner Novick pick their teams … To read the whole story click here





Latest Diversity Office Shakeup Rekindles Tensions at University of Oregon
Some students worry that they're losing resources to address their culturally specific needs … For all the information click here




Quvenzhané Wallis: The 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Interview
The Skanner News is reblasting Kam Williams' interview because the talented Quvenzhane Wallis has been nominated for an Academy Award for this role. 'When you're a little kid, you might have to take care of your parents as much as they take care of you'… To check the details click here 











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