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Bridging the Gap

If you really want to know what scares America, don't fool yourself into thinking it's…


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We applaud the recent Portland City Council decision to impose regulations and fees upon the 69 payday lending stores within the city limits. There's a reason that the Bible forbids usury and a reason that laws are in place to protect consumers from predatory lenders — the combination of desperate borrowers and exorbitant interest rates benefits only one side of the equation: the lender.


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Rainbow/ PUSH

"Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable." This aphorism wasn't the…


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Voice of Reason

Because I sit on the board of directors of a state agency, California law requires me to take a…


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The Last Word

"Every hour sees the Black man elbowed out of employment by some newly arrived…


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The Freedom Rider

Now is the time for all good people to come to the aid of their country and become unapologetically…

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To Be Equal

All-star NFL player Warren Moon recently became the first African American quarterback to be…


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Child Watch

"Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration…


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Bridging The Gap

It's Black History Month and wherever you are, you should be either studying Black History,…


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Guest View

While watching the Rev. Bernice King eulogized her mother, Coretta Scott King, on television, I was…


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