Mayor-elect to promote top official
Henderson will be the first African American male to hold such a position in Portland.
Pioneering black political and civil rights journalist George E. Curry passed away August 20.
Claims exotica was shut down unfairly
Donna Thames seeks to prove the closing of her business was less due to criminal activity and more due to the color of her clientele.
Documentary premiers in Portland
The film captures the stark difference between life on and off stage for the dynamic soul singer most often compared to James Brown.
Three brothers catch racism in action
What the brothers caught on video is both shocking and somehow not surprising at all.
The Increase Project has recognized its first class of minority business graduates.
Noble Peace winner to share life experiences
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai will be sharing her story at Theater of the Clouds at the Moda Center.
Historic church kicks off remodel after fire
“We are very pleased by the support shown by our community, it’s been a journey,” says Allen Temple leader Rev. Dr. LeRoy Haynes.
Minority firsts dominate this year’s games
Athletes representing the United States at the 2016 Olympics are bringing home gold for the nation and for black history.
See first printings of bedrock documents
See some of the earliest printings of America's foundational blueprint documents at the Oregon Historical Society.
Mistreatment isn’t new, nor is it surprising
Shock and fear consumed my family as we came to a stop and were ordered out of the vehicle at gun point.
Forging deep connections at Portland State
The Mandela Washington Fellows are a select group of young, electrifying sub-Saharan African leaders ages 25-35.
A cheer for Ashland plays and racial progress
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival's outdoor Elizabethan stage features plays this summer and fall that are all are worth seeing.
Saturday show to pack Roseland
Actor, rapper and comedian Omar Gooding will host the awards show for its second time in Portland.
Eric Andre's live show is coming to the Wonder Ballroom on August 25.