05-24-2022  2:50 pm   •   PDX and SEA Weather

 

H.R. 40 finally forces the U.S. government to recognize and make amends for the decades of economic enrichment that have benefited this nation as a result of the free labor that African slaves were forced to provide

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(photo/Keira Burton) 

The time is now for Portland City Council to stop Zenith Energy’s transporting fossil fuels into and out of our city.

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Oscar H. Blayton 

Black History Month, as it exists today, continues the practice of “othering” Black people in America.

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Sil D, a 35-year resident of Portland, has mentored many in the Black community on life, what it means to be human and living in the whitest city in America

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Carl Anderson, MD, MPH, Northwest Permanente Department of Occupational Health, Kaiser Permanente Northwest 

In attempting to address “vaccine hesitancy,” the reluctance or refusal to undergo vaccination, Dr. Anthony Fauci has acknowledged a history of mistreatment.

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K. Sabeel Rahman 

We see painful parallels between the America in which King lived and the present day

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Tai Harden-Moore, JD, MBA (photo courtesy Tai Harden-Moore) 

The violence we witnessed in the United States Capitol on January 6 is nothing new.

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Margaret Huang 

Insidious racism took the form of an American president openly encouraging with “love” violent extremists

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Dr. Tom H. Hastings 

Will Trump leave in the middle of the night, embarrassed by his four years of crude, rude, lying, and beyond belief incompetence? Or will he be escorted out by a secret service detachment?

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Voter turnout is reportedly lagging in the more rural and conservative areas of Georgia and is higher in more traditionally Democratic areas of the state

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