10-23-2017  3:41 pm      •     
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U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Black America’s Dreams of Homeownership Still Deferred

Charlene Crowell talks about Black homeownership and the need for financial justice in the Black community ...

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 ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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Communities of Color Report: Africans Fail to Thrive in Multnomah County
Poverty, school failures and institutional racism block progress … To check the details click here





Forefront Launch in Seattle Brings Hope on World Suicide Prevention Day
The group will advance big-picture changes in public policy, training, and communication about mental health and suicide prevention … To read all about it click here





Is America Living in 'Fear of a Hip Hop Planet'
Donald Jones says hip-hop culture is the battleground for new, 'colorblind' racism … To check it out click here





Oregon Center for Nursing Launches Nursing Equity Coalition
Group hopes to create more inclusive healthcare workforce and improve nursing care … For all the information click here





          



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