An Oakland community college student moves to Portland, Oregon during the pandemic, only to return after a stressful few months.
I learned there’s now a term to describe people like me who are undisciplined mask wearers — maskholes. You know the type: we slop them on like an old sock.
Observe some of the beauty in the Bay Area's natural environment.
Oakland residents seek alternative ways of healing from trauma after surviving domestic, spiritual abuse.
7 OUSD teachers respond to distance learning, and what the first week of school might look like.
In the midst of a global pandemic, Aqueila Lewis and her family move to Vegas to seek more affordable housing.
Oakland Voices Alumna Kat Ferreira makes her own artistic mask to match a hand-crafted crown during COVID-19.
It looks like mask-wearing will continue for a while. Until then, I'm going to keep wearing my mask, and keep sewing them.
As civil unrest continued worldwide, Oakland Voices’ Coordinator Rasheed Shabazz moderated an online conversation about COVID-19, policing, and inequality in Oakland with Cat Brooks.
We caught up with protesters Michael Houston, Alexcia Sundra, Brianna Noble, and Selena De Leon on why they protest as a part of the Black Lives Matter movement.