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 [...]
By Veronica Rocha, LA Times, and News Sources A video showing four Stockton police officers tackling a Black 16-year-old boy to the ground for allegedly jaywalking has drawn public outrage and concerns about excessive [...]
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 [...]
By LaCresia Hawkins, REACH Program Coordinator According to scripture, we must consider our bodies as “temples of the Holy Spirit,” which we have been tasked to manage throughout our lives.
Amid the furor over Rachel Dolezal’s claims of being African American, the president of the Spokane NAACP, has resigned her position but she still has some supporters. <