Thursday, January 27, 2022

State and Local

California Lawmakers Introduce Bill Aimed at Gunmakers

Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D-Carson), a member of the California Legislative Black Caucus, joined forces with two other legislators to craft a bill that holds...

EPA Report Outlines How Climate Change Impacts Black Communities

Race, ethnicity, and income were factors in the report findings By Vayunamu Bawa, Contributing Writer A report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) entitled Climate Change...

MARCs Will Bring Relief to San Diegans with CoVid

By A.L. Haynes| Contributing Writer On August 30th, the first of San Diego County’s new Monoclonal Antibody Regional Centers (MARCs) was officially opened. These centers...

Local Health Panel Addresses the Need for Care beyond the Pandemic

By Vayunamu Bawa, Contributing Writer Social determinants that contribute to health disparities, particularly in the Black community, include race/ethnicity, gender, income, health literacy, social status,...

TODAY: In San Diego, Governor Newsom to Highlight Investments to Combat Homelessness Crisis

SAN DIEGO COUNTY – Governor Gavin Newsom will visit an encampment in San Diego County tomorrow to highlight his proposal in the California Blueprint...