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Yohlunda Mosley Named PSU’s New Assistant VP for Enrollment

New Assistant VP for Enrollment gets started at PSU on March 19 ...

Portland Parks & Recreation Celebrates Refugees & Immigrants March 16

Event takes place at East Portland Community Center ...

Rental Services Listening Session

Help shape Portland's rental housing policy ...

Oregon Historical Society Announces March Calendar of Events

Events include Latinas in Oregon History, Untold Stories of the Civil Rights Movement ...

Main Street Alliance of Oregon Hosts Small Business Candidate Forum

City council candidates discuss plans for small business community ...



Access to Safe, Decent and Affordable Housing Threatened

Trump era rollbacks in lending regulations could make life harder for Blacks in the housing market ...

Civility on Social Media Is Dead

Bill Fletcher discusses the lack of penalties for obnoxious behavior on social media ...

The Rise of the New Congolese Resistance

Protesters calling for free and fair elections have been met with violence by the Kabila government ...

The Student Loan Debt Crisis is a Civil Rights Issue

For Black students, the increased risk of defaulting on student loans is the direct result of inequities in financial resources ...



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VIDEO: Obama Defends Drone Strikes in Speech at National Defense University
President Obama defends the administration's policy in a major speech on national security. He also called on Congress to close Guantanamo.… To check the details click here

Multnomah County Health Department Director Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge
Lillian Shirley has won accolades for her work to advance health equity as head of Multnomah County Health Department. But Monday night she was arrested on misdemeanor domestic violence charges .… To read all about it click here

Ivanice Harris Found Dead in Hawaii
After being missing for two days, 29-year-old Ivanice Harris's body was found on the Oahu coast. This weekend her family and friends are holding a benefit so they can Bring Ivy Home. … For all the information click here

Storms Slam Tornado-Ravaged Area as Town Tries to Rebuild
Torrential rain and flash floods hamper recovery efforts in Oklahoma. But the courage and persistence of survivors is bringing the community together. … To read the whole story click here


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