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Opinion: Where Are the Lights?

By Joshua CoelloDo you ever imagine what kids from Oakland go through on a daily? Do you wonder if your house bills are paid?...

Health and Housing Disparities Endanger Oakland Families, Says County Health Department

Alameda County Health Officer Dr. Muntu Davis presented a report this week on the correlation between poverty, substandard housing and health inequities in Oakland...

Congresswoman Lee Calls for a New War On Poverty

Congresswoman Barbara Lee joined House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, House Democrats, and anti-poverty experts at a House Democratic Steering and...

OP-ED: We Must Build Pathways Out of Poverty

By Congresswoman Barbara Lee   An article in the recent Post Newspaper, “Oakland is Losing Its Racial, Age and Economic Diversity,” highlights the growing crisis of...

Poverty-Level Wages Cost Taxpayers $153 Billion a Year

By Public Affairs, UC Berkeley News While the U.S. economy rebounds, persistent low wages are costing taxpayers approximately $153 billion every year in public support...

OP-ED: The Race Problem Facing Black Youth

By Rev. Dr. Willie A. Douglas There have been numerous reports and surveys regarding race relations in America. After reviewing these studies, one would believe...

Ahmedin Nasser, Building Libraries in Ethiopia

The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he’s able to receive, Albert Einstein said. Entrepreneur Ahmedin...

Second Baptist Church Holds Food Giveaway

As national poverty levels increase, more families are taking advantage of local food banks and giveaways year-round and especially during the holiday season. “We know...

POST TV: Senator Boxer Talks Affordable Care Act, Voting Rights Amendments

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) made a visit to La Clínica de La Raza health center in Oakland this week advocating for the Affordable Care...
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