Tag Archives: Opinion

OP-ED: PG&E Should be Fined But Not Forced into Bankruptcy by

By Wil Hardee PG&E is about to receive a hefty fine for their role in the San Bruno tragedy – and it should. The Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce believes PG&E should pay. However, [...]
Councilwoman Desley Brooks, District 6

OP-ED: Oakland Needs a Crime Reduction Plan says Desley Brooks

By Desley Brooks Oakland needs a comprehensive crime reduction plan that includes a crime gun reduction strategy. The sound of gunshots and their devastating aftermath is becoming far too common in our great city.

Chevron’s List of Contributions

Recent violence causing some to seek to gain from the city’s pain In a report released by Chevron General Manager Mike Coyle, Chevron contributed more than to the Richmond community in the grants and volunteer [...]