Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays!!

The Women of Color Zine blog will be on winter break starting today until early January 2015. We wish everyone a safe and happy holidays 🙂

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Sistah Sinema – PORTLAND (The Edge of Each Other’s Battles)

Saturday, December 13, 2014 7pm In Other Words Bookstore 14 NE Killingsworth The Edge of Each Other’s Battles (The Vision of Audre Lorde): This award winning documentary captures the historic I AM YOUR SISTER CONFERENCE, which took place in Boston … Continue reading

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*TONIGHT!* December Vigil for Keaton Otis

Friday, December 12, 2014 6pm-7pm NE 6th and NE Halsey Keaton Otis was a young Black man murdered by the Portland police four years ago. The police admitted they stopped him for “looking like a gangster.” They shot him 23 … Continue reading

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De-Gentrifying Portland – East Portland and North Portland Screenings 12/10 & 12/13

Join Know Your City, Portland African-American Leadership Forum (PAALF) and artist and Project Coordinator Sharita Towne for the public premiere of short films made by local youth of color that address the topic of gentrification and changing neighborhoods in Portland. … Continue reading

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*Today!* Resisting Policing & Fighting for Dignity – Migrant Justice in Portland

Resisting Policing & Fighting for Dignity – Migrant Justice in Portland. Critical Resistance Portland’s Community Conversations This months conversation will feature a panel on migrant justice and the policing of migrant communities. We will hear from a panel of different … Continue reading

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sunday jam

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Happy December!!

It’s that time of year of gift giving to loved ones. Why not give the gift of zines? Check out our favorite website http://www.brownreclusezinedistro.com/ to find great zines by women/people of color 😉  

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Goapele in Portland!

Thursday, December 4, 2014 Doors open at 8pm/Show at 9pm Doug Fir Lounge 839 E Burnside St. Seamlessly blending genres while refusing to be limited by the “neo-soul” tag, the eloquent singer/songwriter completed her first release Closer in 2001 and … Continue reading

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Discussion About the Real History of Black People in Oregon with Walidah Imarisha

Thursday, December 4, 2014 7pm-8:30pm Friendly House 2617 NW Savier St. Have you ever wondered why the Black population in Oregon is so small? Oregon has a history not only of Black exclusion and discrimination, but also of a vibrant … Continue reading

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