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NFL grant awarded to Concord expansion of NY-based nonprofit

NFL’s Inspire Change initiative awards four new grant partners including Wall Street Bound, which promotes and uplifts social justice work of NFL players and League to develop positive successes within communities of color.

Fillmore-raised father-to-be who defended himself against hospital security acquitted by jury

The risks to achieve victory can be great, and the victory of acquittal by your peers is sweet.

CPS came for the baby girl at 3 a.m.

As in so many other tentacles of the racist capitalist system, gross treacheries are taking place within Child protective services.

The Machiavellian politics of London Breed

On Dec. 17, 2021, Mayor London Breed declared “the existence of a local emergency” based upon a spike of overdose deaths in the Tenderloin, but to a trained eye it appears in its true colors as a coup d’état.

A Livituary: Ms. Regina Jackson, President and CEO of the East Oakland Youth Development...

Regina Jackson’s love, expertise and trust span 27 years of dedicated attention to our most beautiful and valuable element in shared humanity, our youth.

Wealth and Disparities in the Black Community has launched a second holiday season of...

Good people bringing good tidings and essential goods to their Bayview neighborhood in times of deep need.

A State of Emergency … for people sleeping outside

Elected ‘officials’ failures result in not “The Homeless Problem,” but instead, “The Politricksters Problem.” VOTE

Will Democrats enact universal health care?

Vote. If Dems and Pubs won’t discuss health care during a pandemic, then when?

City abandons 60 houseless people in Bayview RV lot: ‘Everything we own is soaking...

We have been abandoned here with no way to warm ourselves, our vehicles, or to dry out our clothing or bedding. Everything we own is soaking wet and we are dying from exposure.

The crime of the 21st century: The dismantling of public housing and displacement of...

Warning, strong backer of HOPE SF Nancy Palosi and friends heard collaborating between the walls of public housing.

Ring in the New Year with health care savings

Discover your options for subsidized, or at least affordable, quality health care coverage in 2022.

Meet the 29-year-old activist and attorney chairing California’s Reparations Task Force

Vision, commitment to justice, deep education, and youth energy fire up the Reparations Task Force.

Ready to take legal action: Cal NAACP warns Redistricting Commission

Warning shot fired as the California-Hawaii NAACP monitors the CRC’s redrawing of maps to ensure that Black-led coalition legislative districts and voters are not disempowered or disenfranchised.

Looking at the catastrophic psychological effects of the pandemic in the Black community with...

Therapist Tia Barnes speaks of the importance and possibilities of nurturing mental health for ourselves and our families during the ongoing COVID pandemic.

Soledad raid: Black prisoners brutally attacked file class action against California’s prison agency and...

The racist prison system flexes its power over helpless captives inside when the masses outside protest too much.

We keep us safe: Tenderloin streets belong to the people, not cops or mayors

The people of the Tenderloin deserve secure housing, economic opportunity, community-led responses to mental health crises and a government that will prioritize their voices in any proposed solution.

Black cannabis entrepreneurs say state’s $30 million fee waiver fund may not be enough

Inequities remain for Black entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry and SB166 fee waiver program should right some wrongs in support of equity.

Members of Oakland murder victim Eric Davis’ family speak out

Young Eric Davis was taken from his loved ones and community because our electeds just don’t care enough.

Berkeley City Council receives alarming data on racial and gender disparities in city contracting

City of Berkeley feels a painful poke in the ribs about its biased and discriminating policies in awarding city contracts.

Quest to detect plutonium

In the footprints of Dr. Janette Sherman, Dr. Ahimsa Porter Sumchai continues to uncover the deadly poisons left by the US Navy on the killing fields of Bayview Hunters Point.
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