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NEWS BRIEFS

AG Rosenblum Announces $192M Settlement for Student Loan Debt

358 Oregonians will get 100 percent loan forgiveness ...

'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' Screens at New Performing Arts Center, Federal Way

Free screening follows the day after official ribbon cutting of the arts center ...

Join a Book Club at Your Neighborhood Library

At North Portland Library, Pageturners Black Voices focuses on books written by and about African and African American authors ...

Meeting of the NE Community Development Oversight Committee

The fourth meeting will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 23 ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

SEIU’s President: No Place for White Supremacists in the White House

Mary Kay Henry makes following statement on Trump’s remarks after violence in Charlottesville ...

It’s Time to Show “Middle Neighborhoods” Love, Before It’s too Late

Middle Neighborhoods, School Rehabilitation and Food Insecurity are key action items for the policy agenda of the CBC. ...

Despite Unequal Treatment, Black Women Will Rise

NNPA Newswire Columnist Julianne Malveaux talks about Black Women’s Equal Pay Day ...

PCC Cascade President on Free Tuition Program

Any student who qualifies for the Oregon Promise can attend most in-state community colleges tuition-free ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT


US Bank


Want to Buy a Home? Work With the Experts and Do Your Research!
From down payment assistance and homebuying classes to credit score boosters, the African American Homeownership Fair 2013 had plenty of help to offer first-time homebuyers. … For all the information click here


Police crisis

Portland City Council Delays Decision on Changes to Independent Police Review Division
Hours-long hearing shows community advocates, city staff and police disagree sharply … To check it out click here


Bill Fletcher

Still Reeling from the Tea Party's Party
The brand of politics represented by the Tea Party crowd needs to be removed from the scene… To read the whole story click here



Obamacare

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