The following statement was read at this week’s City Council meeting by the Oakland Justice Coalition and other community members, calling on the city to take immediate action to stop evictions and find housing for [...]
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is playing at the Grand Lake Theater Oakland, and opened to a packed house on Thursday night. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was, indeed, a different [...]
Oakland Photographer Brittani Sensabaugh is on a mission to document what she terms “Forgotten Cities,” cities that have a large “melaninated” population, by displaying her art on billboards in cities across the nation. Her p
Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan is donating $17,000 from her office budget to Alameda Meals on Wheels, a locally funded, seven-day-a-week program, to fund services for homeless veterans who are referred by Operation Dignity.
The Lower Bottom Playaz are presenting Mama at Twilight: Death by Love, written and directed by Ayodele Nzinga at the Flight Deck, 1540 Broadway in Oakland.
Los miembros de la comunidad, hablando en la Asamblea de la Comunidad del Post Salon del domingo pasado, están pidiendo a la Junta de Educación de Oakland llevar a cabo un proceso transparente e inclusivo [...]
Grupos de derechos de los inmigrantes, junto con la oficina del Defensor Público de San Francisco y varios supervisores de la ciudad, anunciaron una propuesta la semana pasada para asignar $5 millones para contratar a [...]
Immigrant rights groups, alongside the San Francisco Public Defender’s office and several city Supervisors, announced a proposal last week to allocate $5 million to hire 23 new immigration attorneys in preparation of Donald Trump’s presidency. [...]
People United for a Better Life in Oakland (PUEBLO) held its 27th annual dinner last Saturday evening, celebrating the overwhelming victory in November of Measure LL, establishing a civilian police oversight commission, and honoring two [...]
The Oakland Black Arts Movement Business District (BAMBD) is backing Mayor Libby Schaaf’s announcement of housing grants for East Oakland artists and is asking that the mayor also secure housing and space for the artists [...]