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U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Black Dollars Matter: The Sales Impact of Black Consumers

Black consumers are spending jumi.2 trillion annually and are demanding that brands speak to them in ways that resonate...

Guest Opinion: Skipper Osborne’s Testimony on HB 4005

In testimony to legislature, Osborne says bill could decrease access to important therapies ...

Celebrating Diversity at PCC

President of Portland Community College's Cascade Campus reflects on recent vandalism and the uptick in public racism and sexism ...

Trump’s Parade Plan Is a Waste of Money

Julianne Malveaux on the many things that could be done with million ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

By Patricia | The Skanner News

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The Skanner News Celebrates OHS Photo Archives Project

Speakers include The Skanner News Publisher Bernie Foster and Executive Editor Bobbie Dore Foster … For all the information click here


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Report: Income Inequality Rises In All 50 States

The top 1 percent of earners captured all of the income gains in 17 states following the Great Recession … To read the whole story click here


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Langston Hughes Honored with Google Doodle

Clicking on the homepage of Google on Feb. 1 revealed a lively sight; jazz-era sketches, bold splashes of color and vintage cars roaring against a distant Manhattan skyline – all images celebrating the poet’s life and work … To read all about it click here


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Patriots Edge Seahawks

The final 125 seconds included a perfect possession by Tom Brady for the go-ahead points, a juggling catch that could have been the play of the year, and a victory-clinching, end-zone interception on a pass — not run — from the 1 … To check the details click here


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Kam Williams Reviews the Film: Black or White

Ostensibly “inspired by true events,” the picture pits a couple of worthy adversaries against each other – Oscar winners Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer … To read more click here


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Family Fun Events in The Skanner News Community Calendar

To find a fun event click here


 

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New Online Order Form to Place a Real Estate Ad for Print or Web

We now have online classified ad and announcement ordering for your convenience. Place your ad or announcement in print, online or both using our new quick and easy form… Click here to purchase a real estate ad.


Have fun with our interactive Crossword and Sudoku puzzles

On our website, under Entertainment, click on Crossword Puzzle,  or Sudoku Puzzle.  Ten fresh puzzles each week. If you just can’t guess that word, just tell it to fill it in for you!


The Skanner's Online Webpaper

View our full newspapers on-line just like they are printed. to turn the pages click here

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