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Opinion: What Brown v. Brooks Means For Black Folk

By J. Douglas Allen-TaylorOn the morning in the fall of 2015 when I heard about the argument and physical confrontation between former Black Panther...

Proposed City Council Rule Change Falls Short in Face of...

Speakers concerned about Chief Kirkpatrick’s interference in council decisions; Her actions also cost her former employer, City of Spokane, $1.7 million jury award   Conflicts...

Proposed Council Rules Change Could Dampen Democracy in City Government

High school students were among those who came out to speak at the Public Safety Committee meeting in Nov. 10 to oppose Oakland Police...

Opinion: Councilmember Desley Brooks is a Passionate Advocate for Oakland

By Darin T. WesleyIn Oakland, most electeds claim to play nice. But with whom? At whose expense?As rents skyrocket and affordable housing becomes a distant...

Desley Brooks, Sports Agent Aaron Goodwin Host 10th Annual Holiday Party

Aaron Goodwin (left) and Councilwoman Desley Brooks. Photo by  Brandon Aninipot. On December 23rd Desley Brooks and Aaron Goodwin celebrated their 10th Annual Christmas Party...

Too Short, Mistah FAB , D’wayne Wiggins, Desley Brooks and Oscar...

D’wayne Wiggins, Too Short, Mistah FAB in partnership with Oakland City Councilmember Desley Brooks and Oscar Edwards are hosting an evening of music to...

Desley Brooks Hosts 4th Annual Juneteenth Community Picnic in East Oakland

The Oakland Juneteenth Community Picnic is the city’s largest such event and takes place in the Arroyo Viejo Park.“I think it’s important to remember...

Oakland Drops Chase Bank Contract, Then Reverses Decision

  Council cited possible pipeline investment, failure to serve Black community for canceling  Council members voted last week not to renew Oakland’s contract with JP Morgan...

Oakland Ramps Up Groundbreaking Cannabis Equity Program

Major overhauls were made to Oakland’s groundbreaking cannabis Equity Permit Program on Tuesday as council members voted to approve recommended changes introduced by the...

Councilmember Brooks Partners with Legal Firms to Provide Free Legal Help...

Do you have a basic legal question but couldn’t find anyone who could provide an answer? Do you need to talk to an experienced...
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