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Watch This Hilarious Spoof of Bay Area Activism

Watch This Hilarious Spoof of Bay Area Activism

by Jamilah King on July 7 2014, 11:28AM

Tree hugging at its finest!

Topics: Culture

Bay Area Journalists Remember Kevin Weston

Bay Area Journalists Remember Kevin Weston

by Jamilah King on June 17 2014, 4:13PM

The pioneering 45-year-old writer died of leukemia.

Topics: Culture

Contra Costa County Drops Costly Juvenile Record-Sealing Fee

Contra Costa County Drops Costly Juvenile Record-Sealing Fee

by Julianne Hing on May 14 2014, 3:24PM

The county used to charge $150 for adults to apply to see if they were eligible to seal their juvenile records.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW, Schools & Youth

Gentrification Report: Black and Latino Displacement Is Remaking the Bay Area

Gentrification Report: Black and Latino Displacement Is Remaking the Bay Area

by Julianne Hing on April 7 2014, 10:47AM

Black and Latino populations in San Francisco and Oakland’s gentrifying neighborhoods have fallen amidst an influx of white residents.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

West Coast's Second Largest Paper Drops the Term 'Illegal Immigrant'

West Coast’s Second Largest Paper Drops the Term ‘Illegal Immigrant’

by Jorge Rivas on May 21 2013, 1:47PM

The second largest newspaper on the West Coast tells its writers they can no longer use the term “illegal immigrant.”

Topics: Media, /NOW

5 Facts You Should Know About Bay Area Muslims

5 Facts You Should Know About Bay Area Muslims

by Julianne Hing on May 17 2013, 2:03PM

A brand new report takes a look at one of the nation’s largest concentrations of Muslims.

Topics: /NOW

15 Things You Didn't Know About 'Fruitvale' Director Ryan Coogler

15 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Fruitvale’ Director Ryan Coogler

by Jorge Rivas on January 29 2013, 1:56PM

Here’s a look at what sets director Ryan Coogler apart from other filmmakers working in hollywood.

Topics: 'Fruitvale Station', Arts & Culture, /NOW

Former Black Panther Richard Aoki Named an FBI Informant

Former Black Panther Richard Aoki Named an FBI Informant

by Jorge Rivas on August 20 2012, 11:35AM

The man who armed the Black Panthers turns out to have been an FBI informant.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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