Monthly Archives: May 2008
Newsom and his political allies are backing the Proposition G transfer of City property to a private developer in what is likely the worst public-private partnership the Newsom administration has dreamed up.
Statistics cannot convey the intimidation, anxiety and anger that Black and Latin@ youth must live with on a daily basis, nor the effect this can have on them and their families.
That they were Black men – even unarmed Black men – was deemed sufficient to unload on them, because in America their color was crime enough.
The 94124 zipcode ranks in the 80th percentile for particulates, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds. It ranks in the 90th percentile for sulfur dioxide.
With passage of Prop F, 50 PERCENT OF NEW HOUSING BUILT AT CANDLESTICK POINT MUST BE AFFORDABLE – BY LAW.
Rev. Pinkney is a victim of a frame-up by Berrien County Court and Sheriff Department, which has a national reputation for police brutality and racism.
Vieques is an exquisite white-sand-trimmed island, a jewel in the blue Caribbean, where the 10,000 Viequenses fight valiantly for cleanup of massive contamination left by the U.S. Navy.
In a state with the eighth largest economy in the world, it is a moral outrage that cuts to foster care, health coverage, cash assistance for children and food programs are even being considered.
There are only three medium-sized cities in Northern California that have withstood pressure from a powerful Sacramento lobby, an army of lawyers, consultants, bond brokers and land developers.
Because I have someone in my life who cares, I now have a future filled with possibilities and I look forward to what the future holds for me after graduation.
The ceremony was held to recognize the important role that informal childcare providers play in raising preschool age children and preparing them for Kindergarten.
“He represents taking the NAACP to the next level ... And he represents great promise and potential, not just for the organization, but for young people.”
I was devastated at how cold and heartless the judicial system can be when it comes to our Black babies.
They say that balance is the key to the universe, yet there are only a few groups in Hip Hop that include male and female musicians.
“There was a such thing as society prior to this parasitical system of imperialism. People dealt with their contradictions, and people need to be clear on that. We can deal with our own contradictions.”
“Joseph White has made a fundamental shift in how ethnic minorities are viewed, understood and treated in American psychology.”
Sami Al-Hajj was released after spending more than seven years in U.S. custody. He was released without ever being prosecuted.
“I feel like there is racism, ageism and sexism in the CPS system,” said Alicia.
Step by step, access to healthy living is increasing with community efforts.
“I’ve been trying to free myself of Katrina’s grasp. ... With what I’ve gone through, I should be just stark raving mad by now, but I’m able to go on.”