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High Speed Railway: A Needed Pipeline Or A Hopeless Pipe Dream?

Rocky Walker lives in the Central Valley and was excited about the promise of high speed rail connecting Los Angeles to San Francisco with stops in the Central Valley. Now … Continue reading

April 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

The kNOw Weighs In: Living in California

For many young people, California has become a gilded cage that is trapping them between living comfortably or getting an education. The kNOw asked young people what dangers their peers … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

What People Think About The Soda Tax

In 2014, Berkeley, California implemented a 1 cent tax for every ounce of sweetened drinks, as a way to reduce soda consumption in their community. The tax became a model … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bakersfield College Seeks To Provide More Support For Undocumented Students With $115,000 Grant

As one of the 33 California schools to receive the California Campus Catalyst Fund grant, Bakersfield College intends to provide undocumented students more opportunities, activities, programs, and funds. Read more … Continue reading

February 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Fight For On-Campus Abortion In California

Medication abortions aren’t available on California’s public university campuses, but pro-choice proponents are hoping that changes with a new bill, SB 24. Read the full story at YR Media.

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Live Podcast Recording Of The Brave

A live version of the Brave Podcast, which highlights what Californians are doing to help their communities, was recorded in front of an audience on April 25. The podcast featured … Continue reading

May 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Undocumented students find support in California

Despite anti-immigrant policies coming out of Washington, D.C., decisions are being made in California and the Sacramento area to promote inclusivity. From the state legislature to Sacramento city school districts, … Continue reading

June 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

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