12-11-2017  10:47 am      •     
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NEWS BRIEFS

Joint Office of Homeless Services Announces Severe Weather Strategy

Those seeking shelter should call 211 or visit 211.org; neighbors encouraged to volunteer and donate cold-weather apparel ...

Q&A with Facebook's Global Director of Diversity Maxine Williams

A conversation on diversity and the tech industry ...

City Announces Laura John as Tribal Liason

Laura John brings an extensive background in tribal advocacy and community engagement to the city of Portland ...

Humboldt Sewer Repair Project Update: Dec. 4

Environmental Services continues to repair more than 3 miles of public sewer pipes ...

'Santaland' on Display at Oregon Historical Society

New exhibit features Santa’s throne, Rudolph, and elves from original Meier and Frank’s Santaland ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Payday Lenders Continue Attack on Consumer Protections

Charlene Crowell of the Center for Responsible Lending writes that two bills that favor predatory lenders has received bipartisan...

Hundreds Rallied for Meek Mill, but What About the Rest?

Lynette Monroe, a guest columnist for the NNPA Newswire, talks about Meek Mill, the shady judge that locked him up and mass...

Top 10 Holiday Foods to Avoid Feeding Your Pet

Dr. Jasmine Streeter explains why pampering pets with holiday treats can be dangerous (and pricey) ...

Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education

Royston Maxwell Lyttle discusses the importance of Black male teachers in early childhood education for the NNPA ESSA Media Campaign ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

By The Skanner News







Syria: We Need an International Solution Not War
No one has mentioned the harm that will be done if those chemical weapons are simply blasted into the atmosphere… For all the information click here





Pete Seda 'Terrorism' Case Highlights Importance of New Oregon Law Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber signs Brady law to ensure defendants in legal proceedings see evidence in their favor… To read the whole story click here





Obama Needs a Better Reason to Bomb Syria
Why is it not a moral imperative to go into Darfur, the Democratic Republic of Congo, or Nigeria? Are Middle Eastern lives more valuable to America than African lives? … To check it out click here





Obama Selling 'Wolf Tickets' on Syria, by Julianne Malveaux
Have we learned from the lessons of Iran, Afghanistan, and, yes, Vietnam? … To read all about it click here








         


 




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