Former Oregonian reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones has won a prestigious Sidney award for her radio story on racial profiling in housing.
One week Lakeitha Elliott was the Multnomah Democrats’ party chair; the next she was not. Here’s what happened….
The Urban League of Portland’s State of Black Oregon report -- one of Oregon’s most important public resources — is crowdsourcing its next edition on Indiegogo.com.
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I had the opportunity to visit Bogota, Colombia for a meeting of representatives of public sector unions from the Western Hemisphere. The focus of the meeting was on issues of race and xenophobi...
The U.S. government’s ambivalence about Nelson Mandela again stood in sharp focus in the hours immediately after the global icon’s death. Former Vice President Dick Cheney was blunt. He said that ...
Just in time for the holiday season, three federal regulators have taken two separate actions against payday lending. One seeks to remedy outrageous wrongdoing by refunding monies to past customers. T...
Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard starred in this movie about the life of Winnie Mandela, Nelson Mandela's controversial first wife.
Kam Williams Reviews (1)ne Drop:Shifting the Lens on Race. Edited by Yaba Blay, Ph.D. with photography by Noelle Theard
This gorgeous to look at eco-documentary laments melting of Himalayan Glaciers.