04-25-2018  3:19 pm      •     
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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

By The Skanner News




Photos and Video From Portland 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Fiery "Wake Up" speech from Tony Funchess, of Portland NAACP… To read the whole story click here




PHOTOS: Hood to Coast 2013
Photos from the finish line of the 2013 Hood to Coast relay … To read all about it click here




OBITUARY: George Rankins, War Hero and Community Volunteer 1926-2013
Rankins was Mr. Urban League of Portland during the 1970s and 80s … For all the information click here




Where Do We Go From Here? By Marian Wright-Edelman
While we love to celebrate Dr. King's dream and great oratorical skills, we ignore his fears and repeated warnings about America's misguided priorities and values… To check it out click here




         



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