Media is now the way to reach people, and one group that is providing information is the Determination Media Group from West Oakland. These individuals have been highlighted by media coordinator Rafael Flores [...]
Angry, desperate and determined residents filled City Council chambers Wednesday evening for a public hearing that had been called to discuss Oakland’s housing crisis, demanding that councilmembers move beyond talk to take immediate action [...]
A caravan seeking to mobilize communities of color against police brutality will travel throughout California Oct. 3 through Oct. 10, led by the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights in partnership with the ACLU of [...]
Following the Oakland Raiders 27-20 win at Cleveland on Sunday, the Raiders rookies visited patients at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, Oakland on Monday, Sept. 28 as part of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month.The Raiders Rookie [...]
Congresswoman Barbara Lee this week has announced $2.25 million in awards from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) program to communities in the East Bay.
I am thankful to Pope Francis for speaking out in favor of justice, and lifting up of the oppressed. During his recent visit to the United States, Pope Francis, by his words and his [...]
Pastor Michael McBride has been appointed to serve on the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, designed to bring together faith and neighborhood leaders and experts.
Asha Wilkerson, Esq., president of The Wilkerson Law Office, will be one of the speakers training faith-based and other nonprofit leaders in the upcoming workshop, “Faiths, Nonprofits and the Law: What You Must Know Now,” [...]
By Nikolas Zelinski The controversy over the safety of vaccinations has ramped up since the signing of SB277, which requires parents to vaccinate their children if they are to attend public or private schools [...]
This month’s Oakland Post Salon will discuss the struggle for jobs for Oakland residents: “Working in Oakland: How can we create jobs to support the right of people to continue living in the city,” [...]