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My Mother, Stopped for Driving While Black

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.

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Connected to Young Africans for Life

Forging deep connections at Portland State

The Mandela Washington Fellows are a select group of young, electrifying sub-Saharan African leaders ages 25-35.

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Art as Social Justice

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.

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West Coast Hip Hop Awards

Saturday show to pack Roseland

Actor, rapper and comedian Omar Gooding will host the awards show for its second time in Portland.

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Alternative Comedy Show

Eric Andre's live show is coming to the Wonder Ballroom on August 25.

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Progress Means Changing the Status Quo

Defending the Preschool Promise

The legislation behind Preschool Promise is driven by a commitment to provide high-quality early learning environments for children across the state.

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Allen Temple Plans to Rebuild

The Allen Temple C.M.E. Church will be unveiling their plans for rebuilding their church this Saturday, August 13, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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Unsettled to Resettled

“Unsettled/Resettled” recalls the resettlement experience of the families and individuals who found lodging at the Seattle Japanese Language School from 1945 to 1959.

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International Foods and Crafts

The Beaverton Night Market will return on Saturday, Aug. 13 from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Round.

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Making Food Benefits Go Further

Get twice the bang for your SNAP benefit buck on fruits and veggies.

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Mayor Wants Sanctioned Camps

New policy puts added scrutiny on homeless campers

Officials and housing advocates want to identify a more serviceable sites for camps.

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Live at Jimmy Mak's

Chico has carved out his own niche in the world of jazz over the course of his 40 plus year career.

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Williams Sister Olympic Loss

First time loss in the doubles tennis match

Serena and Venus Williams never had lost an Olympic doubles match until Sunday night.

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Noodle Games at King Market

Blending food and fun, the King Portland Farmers Market is teaming up with Umi Organic.

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Empowered for Disasters

Residential response teams form to protect us from the big one

Show community resilience by joining your local NET faction.

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Tribal Liaison Appointed

The position marks a first for Portland

“Ms. Davis Gibson has an incredible record of representing Native American interests across the state," says Mayor Hales.

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In Loving Memory

Herman Phillips

A service will be held at Highland Christian Center, 7600 N.E. Glisan St., on Tuesday, Aug. 9 at 12 p.m., followed by a last supper.

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Keeping Cool at Portland Parks

Splash pad hours are 11 am to 9 pm for the next two months.

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Capitalism with No Government Intervention is a Myth

There’s No Such Thing as a ‘Free Market’

Capitalism with absolutely no government intervention is a myth — and always was.

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