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Nurses protest during Global Awareness Day.

Nurses Strike Kaiser, Rally for Global Ebola Awareness Day

About 18,000 nurses went on strike this week at Kaiser Permanente facilities in northern and central California and rallied at the Ronald V. Dellums federal building in Oakland to demand improved staffing, and that hospitals [...]
Thelton Henderson

OPD Makes Significant Progress, But City Still Fails to Punish Police Misconduct

The Oakland Police Department is continuing to make significant progress on the reforms required by Federal Judge Thelton Henderson as part of the Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA) that came out of the infamous “Riders” police [...]
Andre Iguodala of the Golden State Warriors spoke to students about the importance of healthy living. Photo by Ashley Chambers.

Students Get Fit with Warriors’ Andre Iguodala and Kaiser Permanente

A crowd of energetic students from Piedmont Elementary School surrounded Andre Iguodala of the Golden State Warriors last week during his Get Fit Clinic sponsored by Kaiser Permanente.
VA aerial front view

Veterans Affairs to Build New Medical and Benefits Center in Alameda

The Department of Veterans Affairs this week took ownership of 624 acres of Alameda Point that will be used to build a new, one-stop medical and benefits center, a national cemetery and a wildlife preserve.“This [...]