KPFA SUMMER CRAFTS FAIR will take place on June 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Craneway Pavilion on the Richmond Waterfront.
By Yasmin Anwar, UC Berkeley News If you rage with frustration during a marital spat, watch your blood pressure. If you keep a stiff upper lip, watch your back.
By Cathy Cockrell, UC Berkeley News UC Berkeley job applicants who have prior conviction histories will find it easier to be considered on the merits of their knowledge and experience, under a policy that [...]
By Gretchen Kell, UC Berkeley News Bleeding profusely in a medic’s arms, 19-year-old U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Brian Vargas felt his life slipping away. It was Jan. 17, 2007, in Iraq’s Triangle of Death, [...]
The Barbara Lee & Elihu Harris Lecture Series will feature a celebration of four women voting rights activists of 1965, Saturday, May 14, at Allen Temple Baptist Church, 8501 International Blvd in Oakland.
By Robert Sanders, UC Berkeley News A UC Berkeley study of homeless youth living on the streets of San Francisco found that they have a 10 times higher mortality rate than their peers, mostly [...]
By Anne Brice, UC Berkeley News About 100 students, staff, faculty and community members gathered for this year’s Take Back the Night at UC Berkeley. The annual event, dedicated to empowering survivors and allies [...]
By Harry Brill Governor Brown just signed a minimum wage bill that was enthusiastically greeted by many progressive organizations. Among the enthusiasts is the California Federation of Labor, which is the umbrella organization for [...]
Former East Bay Assemblymember Sandré Swanson’s campaign for State Senate District 9 has announced that he has earned the support of Berkeley Councilmembers Maxwell Anderson, Kriss Worthington and Jesse Arreguin.
More than six weeks after a calling for a boycott on guest speakers at UC Berkeley, the university’s largest employee union, AFSCME 3299, and university have reached an agreement that will mean that 100 subcontracted [...]