Be Counted: 2020 Census

For Census Day 2020, the California Youth Media Network highlighted stories from those on the front lines across the state who are working to make sure each Californian is counted. Read more from Richmond Pulse, South Kern Sol and YR Media. 

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Living In Crisis Has Been People’s ‘Normal’ For Generations; Why Wait For Pandemic To Do Something About It?

For many marginalized communities, living in fear of a financial crisis is nothing new, so why are at-risk families just now getting assistance? Marivel Servin breaks down the ways in which our government has failed those working in essential services, and why a pandemic might just be the wake-up call America needs. Read Marivel’s commentary […]

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‘Coming Together For One Cause’: Thousands March For Equality For Women, Safety For Local Families

The third annual Women’s March in Bakersfield, California drew over 4,000 men, women and children out to protest. “We will never have peace if we don’t have power,” said civil rights activist and co-founder of the United Farmworkers of America Dolores Huerta, who led the march in January. She, along with many other outspoken citizens, […]

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