Arts & Culture

A woman in a forest wearing an Asian Black Unity black hoodie with her back facing camera

Oakland organizations working toward solidarity between Black and Asian communities

It’s a difficult time to prioritize emotions. Days after people took to the streets in protest for #StopAsianHate responding to the mass shooting of eight people in Atlanta, six of whom were Asian women, comes[Read more]
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Watch “Stories of Solidarity: API and Black Artists in Oakland Unite”

Last week, the Oakland Cultural Affairs Commission, along with City Council President Nikki Fortunato Bas’ office, organized a virtual town hall and concert featuring Asian and Pacific Islander and Black artists in Oakland. The event[Read more]