We asked community members at a sunset healing circle at Liberation Park to share their feelings about the murder conviction of the Minneapolis officer who killed George Floyd.
The ruling was in response to a lawsuit filed by two journalists, including The Oaklandside’s news editor, Darwin BondGraham.
When Wayne Brooks passed away on March 19, he left with a 50-year legacy as a student and beloved educator at the North Oakland high school.
After Maria González got sick, she expected a follow-up call from county health workers. Why didn’t it come?
The online radio station will feature local news, music, and community conversations, all in the indigenous Mam language.
This month’s holiday-themed Akoma market will feature local farmers, food vendors, artists, and retailers selling their wares in a festive—and COVID-safe—environment.
The walk in East Oakland will launch a yearlong violence reduction initiative and call for a citywide truce in the wake of surging violence.
Voter registration efforts have focused on East and West Oakland, where voter turnout has been lowest.
In the coming months, we’ll be sharing the mic with more Oaklanders who have important stories about life in our city. This is how we’re planning to do it, and why.
Los organizadores todavía necesitan voluntarios en persona para ayudar con el evento de prueba al aire libre de dos días, que podría atraer a varios miles.