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Governor and State Legislators Are Changing the Educational Rules in The Middle of...

By Dr. Margaret Fortune Governor Gavin Newsom, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Los Angeles) and Senate President Pro Tempore Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) recently struck a...

California Sues Over Trump Order On Congressional Maps

DON THOMPSON | Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ California on Tuesday became the latest state to sue President Donald Trump over his executive order...

Largest US Public University System Requires Ethnic Studies

CUNEYT DIL | Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Ethnic and social justice studies will join English and science courses as graduation requirements at California...

Advocates Connect Black Justice, Health, and Money to Environmental Concerns

Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media The Healthy Air Alliance, a California-based organization committed to reducing environmental pollution, and the Rev. Dr. William D. Smart...

Thousands of Californians Face Homelessness With Eviction Freeze Set to End

Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media With the federal COVID-19 rent protections provided in the CARES Act about to expire, any plan to assist tenants...

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