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U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Remembering the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers’ Strike

Julianne Malveaux on the Memphis strike and how the dignity of today's workers continues to be assailed ...

Letter to the Editor: KNA Objects to Dr. Martens Billboards

A letter from the King Neighborhood Association ...

Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt

Women and Blacks suffer disparate impacts, particularly at for-profit institutions, where they are disproportionately enrolled in most...

A New Year, a New Vision

North Portland Library will dedicate a display panel in the upstairs meeting room to visual artifacts contributed by the community ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

By The Skanner News




Advocate for Communities of Color? Not My Job, Equity Director Dante James Says
We had heard from many quarters that James has not reached out to ethnic communities – but now we saw it first-hand… To check the details click here





Terrorism Strikes Boston Marathon as Bombs Kill 2, Wound Dozens
Loads of fake charities spring up immediately -- but many suggest sending contributions to the charities runners were supporting through the race… To read all about it click here





Quartet Restaurant to Host Birthday Party for Stevie Wonder
Frank Taylor: Star is looking forward to celebrating with his Portland fans… For all the information click here





Sign Up Now for Videocamera and Final Cut Editing Workshops
Trainings April 20 and May 4 will teach video and editing skills also give access to equipment… To read the whole story click here









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Read The Skanner News Street Edition on Facebook
Our elegant flip-the-page editions appear on Facebook in exactly the same format as our street editions … to read all about it click here





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