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Thinking beyond representation: progressives weigh Harris’ past

Oakland native and Berkley professor Brandi Thompson Summers tackles the contradictions wrapped up in Harris’ nomination. The post Thinking beyond representation: progressives weigh Harris’ past…

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Community-Driven Solutions Are Key to the Bay Area’s Declining Gun Violence

What lessons can Baltimore learn from the Bay Area’s success in reducing homicides? We speak to two Oakland-based experts ahead of our June 18th town…

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