At a county auction, the same buyer purchased three abandoned lots. But it turned out two had long-standing residents.
Amid a national wave in renter organizing, tenants in eight Oakland buildings organized a 13-month rent strike—and won.
Attendees of an outdoor concert lit fires and destroyed property. Local groups have worked to repair the damage.
Nuestra sala de redacción se esfuerza por informar responsablemente y con mucho cuidado sobre la vida de aquellas personas afectadas por violencia. Queríamos compartir más sobre nuestro enfoque de esta historia.
Striving to report responsibly on the lives of people impacted by violence requires great care. We wanted to share more on our approach to this story.
With the support of unionized longshore workers, Bay Area activists prevented an Israeli-operated cargo ship from unloading.
Este artículo fue traducido por Azucena Rasilla. Read in English. Nota del editor: lea más sobre como reportamos esta historia. Si fuera un domingo cualquiera, Mario González se habría levantado temprano para ayudar a su hermano menor Efraín de 23 años, que tiene autismo, a bañarse y prepararse para el día. Luego, Mario habría omelets con […]
A video of the Oakland resident’s death is all most people know of him. His friends and family remember him as a caretaker, mentor, and role model.
The city classifies RVs and trailers parked in yards as “blight.”
In “SorrowLand Oracle,” the Oakland artist unflinchingly addresses the harms of racism, capitalism, and the “eternal battleground” of social change.
Ex-workers allege that the Depot’s management used the pandemic as an excuse to purge them. Management says they had no choice.
If a union forms at Amazon’s San Leandro distribution center, where many Oakland residents work, it would be the first of its kind in the nation.
MH First, a program of the Anti Police-Terror Project, offers “socially competent” support.
Emergency rules enacted in March have eased transparency rules during the coronavirus pandemic.