Author, actress and director Perri Gaffney, left, entertains an admiring crowd June 27 at the North Portland Library. Gaffney was on hand to read from her own works while her audience enjoyed a spot of tea.
Rev. Al Sharpton says Ben Crump is “Black America’s attorney general.” The Florida-based attorney has become the voice for the families of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd -- Black people whose deaths at the hands of police and vigilantes sparked a movement
Germany is returning hundreds of artifacts known as the Benin Bronzes that were mostly looted from West Africa by a British colonial expedition and subsequently sold to collections around the world, including German museums