Rasheed Shabazz is a multimedia storyteller, urban planning historian, and youth development professional based in the Bay Area. He coordinates Oakland Voices and is currently in the Masters of City and Regional Planning program at UC Berkeley.
Stories by Rasheed
The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the abuse of power, inequities, and the need to care for all people.
COVID-19 and the Bay Area shelter in place have led Oakland Jews adjust how they celebrate Passover.
Alameda County must collect and publish race/ethnicity demographic and city-level COVID-19 data, otherwise, it will be impossible to direct resources to flatten the curve or [...]
Oakland opens COVID-19 testing site for workers and residents create economic relief funds for Oakland residents.
Oakland COVID-19 Update: New Shelter-in-place, Oakland schools closed, unemployment rises
Oakland City Council adopts an eviction moratorium; Oakland nurses and doctors protest; grocery stores respond to COVID-19.
COVID-19 in Oakland: First coronavirus-related death in Alameda County, AC Transit fare-free, Oakland schools closed, Kaiser treats cruise ship passengers or crew.
Bay Area lockdown expands to entire state of California; Oakland City Council hopes to halt evictions; BART to cut service; and Grand Princess leaves Port [...]
Bay Area health officials order residents to stay home.
Schools and colleges and Oakland closed due to Coronavirus-related concerns.