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
Oakland has surpassed 10,000 COVID-19 cases. According to the Alameda County Public Health Department, Oakland has 10,175 coronavirus cases. The County has 27,485. Statewide there[Read more]
The surge in COVID-19 cases could lead to increase hospitalizations and overwhelm the health system.
Hospitals, clinics could be overwhelmed by a COVID-19 surge during flu season.
New cases of COVID-19 in Alameda County seem to be slowing down after spiking multiple times this summer. As of this weekend, Alameda County has[Read more]
Recognize Native American histories and cultures.
An Oakland events space is being criticized for remaining open and serving groups hardest hit by the pandemic.
Events may include lectures, film screenings, theatrical productions, and more.
How racism contributes to some communities experiencing COVID-19 more than others.
Coronavirus is "widespread" in Alameda County, limiting business reopenings.
Outdoor activities, services can resume, but cannot require clients to remove face coverings.