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San Diego’s Media Arts Center created a documentary short that discusses the practice of community policing. The short, which features a conversation with a local police officer, focuses on the … Continue reading

March 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Opinion: No Charges For Stephon Clark’s Death Leave A ‘Broken, Grieving Community’

Sacramento police won’t face prosecution in Stephon Clark’s shooting death. Rachael Francois of Voice of The Youth is disappointed but not surprised. Clark’s death opens old wounds for communities like … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Ryan Turner: From Drug Dealer to Community Healer

Richmond Pulse’s Asani Shakur details the journey of his childhood friend, Ryan Turner, who went from being a drug dealer to a personal trainer and business owner of Authentic Fitness. … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Candelas: Much More Than a Guitar Shop

Boyle Heights is home to tons of unique shops, including Candelas Guitar Shop. Owned by Tomás Delgado, Candelas has blossomed into a community space of learning and growth, not just … Continue reading

October 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tenants Facing Rent Hike In Central Long Beach Say, ‘Enough.’

Facing the drastic rises in rent, the fifth apartment in Long Beach has gone on strike to protest the hikes. Long Beach’s Crystal Niebla and Michael Lozano bring us a … Continue reading

July 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Breaking The Silence: Mental Health Awareness Among Boys and Men In The East African Community

With an upsurge of public discourse surrounding mental health issues, more attention is being drawn to the fact that boys and men of color are more likely to be affected … Continue reading

July 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Fresno for Parks

After Fresno received low rankings for its total land use dedicated to parks, how much the city spends on parks per capita, amenities available within the parks, and how many … Continue reading

June 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

A Saturday Morning At The Oak Park Farmers’ Market

Sacramento’s Nathaniel Lapid gives viewers a glimpse of what a sunny June day at the Oak Park Farmers’ Market in Sacramento looks like. Read more at Access Local TV.

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

LGBTQ Folks And Allies Gather For Unconditional Love Rally

Lincoln Heights’ Plaza de La Raza hosted 13 organizations for the second annual Unconditional Love Rally. Students, teachers, parents, and other community members discussed LGBTQ+ identity and acceptance, as well … Continue reading

May 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Q&A with Assembly Candidate Buffy Wicks

Reporters from the Richmond Pulse secured an exclusive interview with Buffy Wicks, a candidate for the California State Assembly District 15 seat. After securing more than one third of the … Continue reading

May 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

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