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Multnomah County Adopts The Gladys McCoy Standard

December 12, 2018

In November of 2018 Multnomah County in Portland Oregon, became the third government agency to adopt a policy modeled after the National Football Leagues “Rooney Rule” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rooney_Rule Multnomah County joined the city of Portland https://www.thenohatezone.com/the-charles-jordan-standard/and The State of Oregon https://www.thenohatezone.com/rooney-rule/ in adopting... Read More

White Privilege Challenge

December 12, 2018

White Privilege Challenge: The next time you as a #White person have a discussion about #Race & #Racism with a person of color, Challenge yourself to: 1) Listen intentionally. 2) Do NOT let your initial response be to dismiss or... Read More

History, Hate and Heros

May 29, 2017

  ‎May‎ ‎29 at ‎4‎:‎46‎ ‎PM  I can’t say that what happen in Portland, Oregon on Friday May 26, 2017 is a shock to me– as heroic and tragic as it was– and for me that’s sad. I was born in Portland Oregon ... Read More

I’m More Than What You See

February 13, 2017

Sometime in the summer of 2004 I was coming out of Safeway getting my morning coffee from Starbucks. I was driving my black Toyota Tacoma then and both my Rottweilers Nahla and Max were in the back, tied down in... Read More