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Celebrating 160 Years

First A.M.E. Zion Church, located at 4304 N. Vancouver Ave., has announced plans for the church’s upcoming 160th anniversary and ...

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A Window into Our History

“Gem of the Ocean” helped me to feel the further importance of experiencing August Wilson as a chronicler of American ...

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Elevating Black Youth

The Portland City Council has earmarked $950,000 to improve the lives of Black youth while giving the young people of ...

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Black History Panels Inform

Black History Highlights of Southwest Washington celebrates the vital contributions and stories of Vancouver’s Black community.

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Historic Designations Advance

U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer, co-chair of the Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus, has advanced support for designing three historic Black properties, ...

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Events link Black Panthers past and present

All Power to the People: Remembering the Legacy of the Black Panther Party in Portland with Mr. Kent Ford and ...

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Salem-Keizer NAACP MLK Day

The Salem-Keizer Branch of the NAACP invites the community to join them in celebrating the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ...

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Kwanzaa on Killingsworth

African American culture and history came to life in Portland this past weekend for “Kwanzaa on Killingsworth” a month long ...

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A Black Doctor for Better Health

Dr. Gina Guillaume, who this week becomes the first Black medical director of the North by Northeast Community Health Center ...

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Teen Named National Miss Juneteenth

Aceia Spade is helping put Oregon on the map after being crowned National Miss Juneteenth.

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‘Summer of Soul’ – Much to Savor

'Summer of Soul' teaches us about our collective selves--what it takes for Black artists to gain recognition in this country, ...

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Helping Women Emerge from Trauma

Lisa Saunders and her nonprofit organization help Black women and other women of color emerge from trauma in a life-transforming ...

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Black Swimming Initiative Launched

The YMCA partners with volunteer water safety group and a few dedicated triathletes to deliver the Black Swimming Initiative, an ...

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Journeys to Justice

The experiences of being Black comes to life as part of a presentation by Portland Opera called Journeys to Justice, ...

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Illuminating the Black Power Movement

New documentary films shed light on the intensity of the FBI’s historic obsession with bringing down Black leaders.

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