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OPINION

Letter to the Editor: KNA Objects to Dr. Martens Billboards

A letter from the King Neighborhood Association ...

Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt

Women and Blacks suffer disparate impacts, particularly at for-profit institutions, where they are disproportionately enrolled in most...

A New Year, a New Vision

North Portland Library will dedicate a display panel in the upstairs meeting room to visual artifacts contributed by the community ...

MLK’s Legacy for Black America in 2017

Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis on the exigency of Dr. King's insistence that “The truth will set us free” ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

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Portland Reacts to Killings

Faith community, police respond to Charleston shooting… For more information click here


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Recreational Pot Goes Legal July 1

The Oregon legislature and OLCC prepare for the legalization of marijuana on July 1… To read the whole story click here


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Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Health Care Law Subsidies

Supreme Court rules 5-4 that federal housing laws prohibit seemingly neutral practices that harm minorities… To read all about it click here


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AOC Closes $1.3 Million Loan Fund for Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses

Local non-profit lender Albina Opportunities Corporation expands business loan and advisory programs to support more underserved businesses… To see the details click here


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Kam Williams Reviews Movies Opening June 26, 2015

Kam reviews Big Game, Max, Ted 2, Fresh Dressed, A Murder in the Park and more … To read reviews and view movie trailer click here


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Family Fun Events in The Skanner News Community Calendar

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