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Adams-Whitaker Site Rejected

School board members eye what’s best for students

Portland School Board Member Gary Hollands, a member of Portland’s Black community, said the proposal “just didn’t line up with our mission for kids.”

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Black Artists Matter

Art born of social justice perspectives

Exhibit on Black lives support 60 emerging, mid-career and established artists whose practices demonstrate a commitment to social justice.

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Urgent, Funny and Intense

“Gloria” deserves to be seen live

In a time when folks may feel hesitant to reenter the world of theater, Profile Theater's excellent production of "Gloria" offers as good a reason as I can imagine. It's urgent, unnerving, funny, intense, and deserves to be experienced live.

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43 Years of MLK Tributes

Keep Alive the Dream documentary ready for debut

Every minute of each MLK celebration over the years was recorded, but in many different formats. Now after many months of hard work, those recordings have been condensed to a one-hour documentary in digital form.

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Activist Remembers King’s Lessons

Her aim is to save kids from gun violence

A motivational speaker and founder of the Go Get Your Child Community Violence Prevention Coalition, Laurie Palmer’s vision is “to have a community that collaborates together to create safer options to violence.”

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‘We have progressed, but so has racism’

Vancouver NAACP president advances fight for justice

One year in as president of the Vancouver NAACP, Jasmine Tolbert, has taken the battle to eliminate racial injustice to new heights.

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Impacts Grow from COVID Surge

Growth in cases brings back distant learning in schools

A growing number of schools in Portland and Vancouver returned to distance learning this week because of COVID-related staffing issues impacting the number of teachers available for classroom instruction.

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‘Now is Still the Time’

Annual Drum Major Celebration will be broadcast

Portland’s historic Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church and its vibrant community will host a live broadcast of its annual Drum Major Celebration in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Salem-Keizer NAACP MLK Day

Special broadcast planned

The Salem-Keizer Branch of the NAACP invites the community to join them in celebrating the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday on Monday, Jan. 17 with a special broadcast that will air on public cable access channels.

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Bold Take on Hit Musical

Portland Center Stage presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch

The Tony Award-winning glam rock musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch is making its return to Portland Center Stage after a sell-out run in 2020.

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Free Copies for Everybody Reads

Library distributes books for community program

Multnomah County Library invites the community to participate in Everybody Reads 2022 celebrating the graphic memoir Good Talk: A memoir in conversations by author and illustrator Mira Jacob. This

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Advancing Diversity and Inclusion

Nonprofit leader hired at Oregon Community Foundation

“She is a compassionate and vocal champion for the under-served and a coalition builder."

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Expanding Voter Access

MLK speaker an expert on political engagement

LaTosha Brown, a leader in national efforts to build Black political engagement and expand voter access, will be the keynote speaker at Oregon State University’s 40th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.

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Murder on the Orient Express

Lakewood presents classic mystery

You’re invited to kick off the New Year with an adventure that starts as a luxurious journey through Europe and becomes the scene of a murder in the blink of an eye.

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