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The number of incidents of community violence — domestic violence, sexual violence, trafficking, person-to-person violence and gun violence — is devastating

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The rippling effects of a massive economic downturn has caused the nation to lose 9.5 million jobs - more losses than even those of the Great Recession

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Majority Whip Clyburn, Democratic leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, made the observation that the filibuster currently being used in the U.S. Senate to block the Voting Rights Bill as well as the George Floyd Bill, is a matter of tradition and not a part of the U.S. Constitution.

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NAACP Vancouver reacts to the descision in the case of Jonah Donald, a Black man shot and killed by a Clark County deputy

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The systemic racism in the American criminal justice system is obvious to all who care to see it. And one of its worst abuses is the policy of qualified immunity.

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Police violence is at the root of Pride Month, just as it is at the foundation of the Black Lives Matter Movement

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Our City Parks Bureau is bringing to the city council a plan for redoing the South Park Blocks at a cost of $46 million, when it is clear that Portland's Eastside is parks deficient

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Nina Hudson Turner (born December 7, 1967) is an American politician and educator from Ohio. 

When mainstream media largely ignored the Black community, or positioned us in an unfavorable light, the Black press has been the lighthouse that has illuminated our paths

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In Black America especially, the ‘old normal’ never delivered equitable access to wealth-building opportunities as those that well-served served much of White America.

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Dr. Kenneth E. Thorpe 

A measure being considered by Oregon state legislature will perpetuate a harmful trend for Oregon’s communities of color. 

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