Assemblymember Rob Bonta recently submitted a resolution to the State Assembly, asking “Congress to give policy makers the ability to view the economic recovery with a racial equity lens and ensure that our communities [...]
A team at the Oakland and San Francisco campuses of UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals, UCSF, and UC Berkeley have been awarded $1.2 million o help advance precision medicine in the state.
An Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, DDG-121, will be named after Frank E. Petersen Jr., in honor of the U.S. Marine Corps lieutenant general who was the first African-American Marine Corps aviator and the first [...]
By Kathleen Maclay, UC Berkeley News More than a dozen professors rallied Thursday to assure students, staff and other faculty members of UC Berkeley’s unwavering commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion and its [...]
The New Oakland Raiders NFL Stadium Proposal is taking shape, and with many of the issues that seemed to plague the process either completely resolved, or more likely to be by the time of the [...]
Nearly a thousand Oakland high school students walked out of class Monday morning in further protest of Donald Trump’s election and the ideologies on which he ran his campaign platform.
Grammy and Dove Award Winning Gospel Legend Yolanda Adams and Friends will perform Sunday, Nov. 20 at the Cathedral of Christ the Light, 2121 Harrison St. in Oakland, hosted by KBLK 102.9 F.M. Sunday Inspiration [...]
Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA) has been awarded more than $140 million by the California Department of Health Care Services for an ambitious and innovative program that aims to improve health outcomes for [...]
By Ayodele Nzinga, MFA, PhD It is no secret that the war on drugs became a war on Black and Brown people and disproportionately filled prisons to bursting with Black men.
In Oakland’s school board and City Council races, incumbents managed to hold off challengers, leaving the status quo perhaps shaken but intact. In District 3, which includes West Oakland, Lynette Gibson McElhaney held onto [...]