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What Surely Tainted Our Election? Voter Suppression

The CIA conclusion that the Russians intervened in our elections in order to help elect Donald Trump has sent Washington into one of its fabled tizzies. President Barack Obama has ordered an intelligence agency report [...]
Whitney Dotson (pictured in middle with gray beard), Photo by San Francisco Bay Trail organization.

Breuner Marsh Renamed After Dotson Family

Courtesy of Richmond Standard   Breuner Marsh, a 60-acre wetland at Pt. Pinole Regional Park, has been renamed after the Dotson family, who fought hard to prevent the section of Richmond shoreline from development.
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Bernie Sanders: “Now is Not the Time for a Protest Vote”

  Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Sunday discouraged voters from picking a third-party nominee, saying the issues facing the U.S. are too dire for a “protest vote.” 
Members of Youth Spirit Artworks stand beside their new mural, 'Visions of Mother Nature.' (Photo courtesy Youth Spirit Artworks/ Facebook).

Street Spirit Newspaper Secures New Partner, Seeks Community Support After losing its 22-year funding source, Street Spirit will operate under Youth Spirit Artworks

There are few media outlets that exist purely to support and raise the voices of the homeless community.   “Street Spirit,” a newspaper serving the Bay Area’s homeless, breaks mainstream media trends by reporting on [...]