Our Neighbors

Sweet and Bitter

I’m leaving my $1400 – a-month two-bedroom rented house, locking my closet door; otherwise, known as my front door, with the leaky roof above it.  I lock the two locks on my security door and [...]

Healthy Food Access within a One-Mile Radius: A Conversation with Shaniece Alexander of OFPC

Oakland Voices community correspondents Monica Scott Green and Sandra Tavel interviewed the director of Oakland Food Policy Council (OFPC), Shaniece Alexander, one rainy Saturday afternoon in beautiful downtown San Leandro.  What followed was an inspiring, hopeful [...]