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Opinion: Redevelopment of Henry J. Kaiser Center Must Not Ignore Community...

The Henry J. Kaiser (HJK) Convention Center redevelopment proposal is being fast-tracked by the city despite significant community concerns—including lack of affordability, an operational...

Displacing Black People and Culture, Gentrification: The New “Negro Removal” Program

Gentrification has emerged as a major threat to Black communities that have been centers for Black business/economic development, cultural and civic life for generations. Gentrification has...

KNOCKED OUT: Oakland’s Espresso Gourmet Caffe’  to Close After 25 Years’

'Amal Sikaffy, owner of Espresso Gourmet Caffe’, will close her doors at the end of the year Downtown Oakland is rapidly changing. The skyline is...

Opinion: City Council Must Prioritize Anti-Displacement and Homeless Prevention  

By Rev. Damita Davis-Howard* and John Jones III**Most of us know that Oakland is the national epicenter of the urban displacement and racial injustice...

Financing Faith-Based Affordable Housing

Faith-based, specifically African-American church-based affordable housing development in Oakland, “requires a holistic approach,” says The Reverend Dr. Kenneth Anderson, Senior Pastor of Williams Chapel...

Oakland Quickly Responds to Tenants’ Rights Issues with Emergency Measures

The Oakland City Council this week passed an emergency renter protection ordinance and voted to make Dec. 2 an annual Remembrance Day for the...

Millennial Oakland Pastor Builds Housing

Rev. Dr. Kenneth Anderson, senior pastor of Williams Chapel Baptist Church, concerned about Oakland’s declining African American population and consequently the corresponding decline in...

Oakland Administration Adding Insult to Injury with “Aggressive” Response to Warehouse...

The town hall meeting on safe and affordable housing that was held on Wednesday brought together roughly 300 community members, artists and homeless residents...

Oakland Community Forum Hears Solutions for Affordable Housing, Renter Protection

Community members packed Oakland City Hall chambers Wednesday evening for a forum led by a panel of community leaders to discuss can be done...

Oakland Coalition Calls for Planning Commission Accountability

Community members and activists from the Chinatown Coalition are calling for changes in how the City and Planning Commission make development decisions. The group says...
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