Activists chanted Breonna Taylor's name on the streets of Louisville, New York City, Pittsburgh and Oakland after a grand jury declined to charge the police officers involved in the fatal shooting of the emergency medical technician
These four unhoused mothers occupied a vacant house with their children to avoid homelessness before the pandemic. Now they're on the front lines fighting against impending evictions in Oakland.
Drug operation inside Oakland County home might have caused explosion that threw 2 men from house
Jazz has always been a celebration of Black self-determination, but the jazz recording industry often failed to reflect that priority. Oakland's Black Jazz Records sought to change that.
BREAKING: A white man who murdered a Black 18-year-old at an Oakland BART station was sentenced to life in prison without parole. John Lee Cowell fatally stabbed #NiaWilson in 2018 while she was returning from a family gathering, also wounding her sister.
Civil rights icon Angela Davis pumps her fist during a Juneteenth protest against police brutality as longshoremen shut down the Port of Oakland and 28 other ports along the west coast on Friday. Story:
....So interesting to see the Mayor of Oakland and other Sanctuary Cities NOT WANT our currently “detained immigrants” after release due to the ridiculous court ordered 20 day rule. If they don’t want to serve our Nation by taking care of them, why should other cities & towns?
With Oakland schools closing due to the coronavirus, Steph and Ayesha Curry are looking to help donate 1 million meals for kids who rely on the education system to eat 🙏 (via @eatlearnplay )
The safe cities are: Atlanta GA Austin TX Baltimore MD Chicago IL Columbus OH Dane County WI Oakland/Alameda County CA Prince George's County MD Sacramento CA San Antonio TX Santa Ana CA