Ford speaks during the Legacy Tour to a crowd outside of Jump For Joy Christian Learning Center, formerly the Highland United Church of Christ where the panthers once served free breakfast to children. Alex Wittwer/PSU Vanguard

Keeping history alive

Legacy tour preserves the Black Panther Party The Black Panther Party legacy tour is like walking into the past.  Kent Ford, founder of BPP Portland Chapter, in collaboration with Vanport…

Expanding Vanport’s Legacy

The Vanport Mosaic Festival hosted several public events of all different origins with the common goal of recalling forgotten voices via memory activism. From art exhibits to walking tours to…