05-22-2019  5:42 pm   •   PDX Weather    •   SEA weather  

Stacy M. Brown 

For many, Earth Day stands as a reminder of everyone’s role as stewards of the planet.

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Dr. Harry L. Williams 

Today, student loan debt is the second greatest source of individual debt, only behind mortgages, according to the Federal Reserve.

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Ruby Haughton-Pitts, AARP Oregon State Director 

As a black woman who is also over the age of 50, it breaks my heart when we receive calls from AARP members who cannot find jobs or even get an interview in a labor market that is screaming for qualified workers.

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Dr. Jasmine Streeter, DVM 

Dr. Jasmine reflects on how nature can help us develop resilience

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Stacy M. Brown 

Humphreys County, Tenn., where more than a third of its Black residents live below the poverty line and the median yearly household income is $26,000, somehow is on the IRS’ radar to audit at a higher rate than anywhere else in the nation, according to AOL News.

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Julianne Malveaux 

It is unfathomable that the federal minimum wage has not been increased in more than a decade.

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Cheryl Smith, Publisher, Texas Metro News 

You have to seize the moment, every moment! If you want to tell someone you love them, you need to do it.

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Coming into view behind the excitement of the scoreboards and drama of the bribery scandal is a troubling dynamic playing out in real time: Big-time college sports are deepening the inequities faced by black male students seeking higher education.

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Some social media users want to know if actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman will do the same time.

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James Kelly, former President/CEO Urban League Seattle 

Former President of the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle says we must support the country's Muslim community

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