Listen to this story in the latest episode of Banned in PDX, the podcast tracking Portland’s facial recognition ban. Portland’s…
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You may have heard that, in celebration of Juneteenth, XRAY.fm & The Numberz.fm put out an open call offering free radio spots for Black-owned businesses and organizations in the Portland metro area. We had an incredible response, so we decided to make a directory of those businesses that we’re currently celebrating on our airwaves so our listeners could find them all in one place.
Lead contractor was among many construction firms that did not endorse a local diversity and inclusion program adopted by 16 area government agencies.
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Portland could be the first city in the country to ban facial recognition in privately-owned places.
XRAY & The Numberz’ 4th Annual On Air Juneteenth Teach-In came at a time when the world was finally looking in to the day-to-day realities of Black Americans.
A noose was found hanging at a downtown Portland construction site last month by a female apprentice of color.
Portland’s city council still plans to vote on its facial recognition ban. Here’s what you need to know about the controversial technology and how it’s already being used.
The Numberz and XRAY.fm are proud to be taking over our stations’ airwaves for our 4th Annual Juneteenth Teach-In! At…