Why I quit driving for Uber

Recent college graduate Jason Pinzon was driving for Uber at night after getting done with his shift at Universal Studios. It was a way to make ends meet, but Pinzon quit after learning about the company’s connections to President Donald Trump. “It’s clear companies and investors close to Trump are now benefitting from his presidency.” […]

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Hopes for the Trump era: what teens want

Anticipating President Donald Trump’s Feb. 28 speech outlining his agenda to a joint session of Congress, teens reveal their hopes for the country. They want the nation’s leaders will fight for the environment and against discrimination.”I hope that our nation acknowledges that we still have inequality and injustice in our court system and throughout our […]

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Protesters call out sheriff for cooperation with ICE

Community outrage over the ways local law enforcement agencies are helping federal immigration agents deport undocumented immigrants spilled over on the steps of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office in Martinez. Galvanized to counteract President Donald Trump’s push to deport more immigrants, people are urging local governments and police to protect their immigrant neighbors. “I […]

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