Oakland teachers are still waiting to see if the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) will re-establish a curriculum website that provided federally funded history curriculum units that encouraged students to study and evaluate social justice [...]
Plans are moving forward to lease or sell the Oakland Unified School District property at Second Avenue near the estuary – which currently house the Dewey Academy high school campus and the district’s former administration [...]
Teachers, community members and students are complaining that the Oakland Unified School District has violated academic freedom when it unilaterally, without any public discussion, shut down an “Urban Dreams” website, containing 27 units of federally [...]
Nearly three quarters of juvenile arrests in Oakland are African American boys, who are often picked up for relatively minor offenses, according to a study recently released by the local nonprofit Black Organizing Project, Public [...]
Got #BlackLivesMatter News?
Community groups, organizations or churches that are holding Black Lives Matter events or protests are invited to send announcements, photos, opinion pieces and articles to the Post News Group at Kstein@postnewsgroup.com. As much as possible, we will publish them in our print editions or online.
Please inlcude your phone number so we can contact you if we have questions about your submissions.
LOOKING FOR AN OLDER ARTICLE?
OP-ED or press release?
**600 word limit on all OP-ED's
**Be sure to include a 50 word bio at the bottom of each submission