Urban Habitat has released a new policy brief, “Race, Inequality, and the Resegregation of the Bay Area,” revealing the new geography of race and class segregation throughout the region.
For Stockton City Councilman Michael Tubbs, election night was doubly historic. Not only did he become the city’s first Black mayor, he also becomes at 26 years old the youngest mayor in the city’s [...]
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.”
In a city that continues to cope with high rates of pollution and poverty, Fathers & Families of San Joaquin and the Greenlining Institute have joined forces to engage Stockton advocates and residents in an [...]
Mary V. King, an Oakland native who was the first African American on the Alameda County Board of Supervisors and served as AC Transit general manager, died on Sunday at the age of 69.
By Pete Farley, UCSF News A chemical that could potentially be used in eye drops to reverse cataracts, the leading cause of blindness, has been identified by a team of scientists from UC San [...]
Workers at Taylor Farms in Tracy, California were hospitalized after being told to return to work as a chemical spill took place inside the salad processing facility.
U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera is the featured guest speaker at the Saint Mary’s College Leadership for Social Justice Conference “Living Truths: Migrating Voices,” on Saturday, Nov. 21. &a
It’s that time of year again! The 17th Annual Safe Trick-or-Treat event is coming to the University of the Pacific campus on October 28 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Jazz musicians have often chosen to speak out about issues of race or equality as a way of drawing attention to problems in society. The speakers attending the Brubeck Festival Jazz and Civil Rights Symposium [...]