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NEWS BRIEFS

Multnomah County Library Hosts ‘We Refuse to Be Enemies’

Library will hold a series of social justice workshops this summer ...

The Skanner Wins NNPA Award for Best Layout and Design

Our graphic designer Patricia Irvin wins for July 2016 issues ...

Cooling Centers to open in Multnomah County Saturday, Sunday

Temperatures expected to climb into the upper 90s this weekend ...

Multnomah County Leaders Release Statement on Safety at Summer Events

Officials advise public to check in, have a plan and be aware at public events ...

Portland Musician, Educator Thara Memory Dies

Grammy-winning Trumpeter, composer, teacher died Saturday at the age of 68 ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Our Children Deserve High Quality Teachers

It’s critical that parents engage with educational leaders and demand equal access to high quality teachers ...

Civil Rights Groups Ask for Broad Access to Affordable Lending

Charlene Crowell writes that today’s public policy housing debate is also an opportunity to learn from the mistakes of the past and...

Criminal Justice Disparities Present Barriers to Re-entry

Congressional Black Caucus Member Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) writes about the fight to reduce disparities in our criminal justice...

Bill Maher Betrayed Black Intellectuals

Armstrong Williams talks about the use of the n-word and the recent Bill Maher controversy ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT




Jeanne Stewart
Tim Leavitt
The Skanner News Endorsements for the Clark County General Election
Tim Leavitt, Jeanne E. Stewart and Initiative 522 … To read all about it click here



Nohad Toulan

Urban Planner Nohad Toulan and Dirce Toulan Killed in Car Accident in Uruguay
Nohad Toulan created a regional plan for the holy city of Mecca and was internationally famous … To check it out click here



Walidah Imarisha

Walidah Imarisha Turns Pain into Beauty with 'Scars/Stars'
Renowned activist, educator and spoken word artist releases her first full length poetry book … For all the information click here



MC Award

Photos: The Governors Gold Awards 2013 at Oregon Convention Center
Event honored: ESCO, Dutch Bros, Mark Ganz, Bob Moore, Arlene Schnitzer, Margaret Carter, Bill Schonely, and Oregons Team USA … To read the whole story click here



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