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In This Movement, At This Moment

It is essentional that with all that is going on in our world right now that we ask ourselves an ...

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The Right to Vote is Sacred

Politicians shouldn’t pick and choose their voters. The power must be with the people.

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'We Help Crime Victims Who Have Suffered'

Our team works to advocate for the care of victims and survivors connected to the Multnomah County Department of Community ...

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Mixed Emotions on Juneteenth as Holiday

Reflections on the new Juneteenth federal holiday and the need to continue efforts to dismantle systemic racism

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A Meld of Juneteenth and the 4th of July

Juneteenth and the 4th of July, if melded in the hearts of freedom-loving persons, can vary the complexion of opportunity ...

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Learning from Past is the Whole Point

We do a disservice to our own history if we do not study all of it.

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Our Justified Grievances with Policing

'My position is George Floyd, Sandra Bland, or Daunte’s deaths all could have happened here. The proof is sadly in ...

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On Gun Violence and Police Trust

Forbes magazine ran a recent op-ed “Portland is dying” that grabbed the attention of city leaders. What doesn’t seem to ...

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Black Women Seldom Get Support We Deserve

As the past year has dramatically illustrated, Black communities, and Black women in particular, are the backbone of justice and ...

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Supporting New NAACP Leaders

As past President of Portland NAACP Branch 1120, I extend my congratulations to new NAACP Board volunteers for their recent ...

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Tamir Rice Decision Fails at Justice

The decision not to charge the officers who shot and killed a Black child on sight encapsulates everything that is ...

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Black Voters Saved Our Democracy

Tracey L. Rogers writes on how Black people proved resilient once more in fight to preserve the Union

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Five Things Black Panther Taught Us

The late actor Chadwick Boseman of Black Panther fame is inducted into the Portland Chapter of Black Male Achievement.

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Police Accountability Bills Only a Beginning

The Portland branch of the NAACP applauds policy accountability bills passed in the Legislature’s historic special session last week

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A Call to End Police Militarization

Portland United Against Hate stands with justice-seeking people who call for an end to police brutality and an end to ...

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