For the first time, I feel part of an Oakland landscape, and can embrace being Chinese-Vietnamese, and second-generation American.
A new grocery cooperative in East Oakland is recruiting up to eight founding cohort members by May, who will then go through a 12-week training over the summer to become the first group of worker-owners in[Read more]
With a waterfront ballpark moving closer to an Oakland reality, City government has launched an effort to bring community and business stakeholders together and also to inject consciousness about equity into the process. The Howard[Read more]
My initial telephone meeting with Candice Elder provided me with an opportunity to learn not only about a few of her efforts generated within the East Oakland Collective, but more importantly, it provided me a[Read more]
Oakland Voices correspondent Amelah El-Amin walks you down a block in Deep East Oakland.