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Students of Color Need to See More People of Color

I spent most of my first year of grad school sitting in the back row of class with my hood ...

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A Candidate Who Will Take on the Establishment

A few months ago I met and learned about Julia DeGraw, who is running against Nick Fish for Portland City ...

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Thank You Dr. King, We Will Carry On

I first heard Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speak in person on April 19, 1960 during my senior year at ...

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He Created Change for the Good of All America

As a tribute to the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination, ...

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A No-Brainer Way to Bring Gun Deaths Down

It’s now been just over a month since 17 teenagers were gunned down at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, culminating ...

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A Community Conversation about Menthol Cigarettes

We're talking about restrictions on menthol flavored tobacco

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Stunning Cruelty to Immigration Enforcement

We’ve reached a cruel new phase in the U.S. government’s war on immigrants without papers. And it should disturb you ...

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Fear and Terror as a Normal Part of School

Due to the National Rifle Association (NRA) and the politicians that support them, meaningful discourse on the issue of gun ...

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Black Immigrant Lives Matter Too

We are long overdue for a discussion about immigration as it relates to black immigrants, particularly at this moment as ...

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Courage and Political Will in the Gun Reform Debate

As horrified as we were then, just after the Columbine shooting in 1999, we could not have imagined the next ...

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Fix Your Sidewalks

The city does not have the time or the finances to fix these sidewalk problems. I say to homeowners, fix ...

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The Second Amendment and White Anxiety

News anchors and pundits scratch their heads and ask, "What can be done to fix this?" while ignoring the obvious ...

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Been Waiting My Entire Life for a Black Superhero

I remember stuffing my backpack full of action figures as a kid on my way to school. It never crossed ...

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The Racist and Disastrous War on Pot

If polling is correct, pot no longer gives Americans fits. Recent Gallup polls indicate that 64 percent of Americans approve ...

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Martin Luther King Jr. and Passing the Baton

Dr. King had a dream of economic justice for all of our nation’s poor.