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The spirit of Africa was alive at the African Arts Society's "Showcase" on November 20 at UC Berkeley.
Children enjoyed face painting, legos and storytelling at the Ready to Learn Fun Fair at Peralta Elementary School in Oakland.
Organizers say Port owners are "1%." Port begs to keep the Ports Open for 99% workers.
The "I am Oakland" collective hosted the Labor Day Fam Bam BBQ at Mosswood Park on September 6.
In response to censorship of Palestinian children's art by an Oakland art museum, dozens came out to protest in Oakland.
College of Alameda student Jepeabo Wellington was murdered days before the school year began.
Hundreds of young people attended the third annual Black College Fair at Laney College, the second year the Oakland community college has hosted the event.
|Benefits to Youth:|
|Further Reading:||Exclusive Leon Powe interview with former Laney College student Jacquinn Scales, a former guest on The Black Hour|
|History of Black Economic Empowerment|
The Black Hour Community Forum
Thursday, Feb. 25, 10:30-11:50 am
Laney College E-207, Oakland, CA
|Racism still plagues America|
Haiti needs doctors, not marines
|'Soldier of Love'|
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-The Black Hour
|Sade has moved on from being a heartbroken lover and is now Soldier of Love.|
|'I'm at the borderline of my faith/|
I'm at the hinterland of my devotion/
In the frontline of this battle of mine, but I'm still alive/
I'm a soldier of love.'
|Tracey Tate is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the award-winning Laney Tower newspaper. A 25 year veteran of the Beauty industry, she blogs at BlingingBeauty.com.|
|"In order to operate within the budget in the childcare program, we’re proposing to close down the facility at the College of Alameda. This is our only choice."|
Dr. Wise Allen
|"With a carry-over balance, we were able to fund the status quo. We no longer have those dollars."|
Dr. Wise Allen
Photo: Communities for a Better Environment (CBE)
Photo from "True Cost of Chevron" campaign
Tim Wise speaks at Laney College in Oakland (Part 1)
BART Board Meeting
Photo: Flickr user TheBlackHour.com.
'For the first time you actually have to realize that America’s not just about white folks.'
'Only white people have been able to erase our racial identity and act like it doesn’t matter, and forget that we’re white. Whenever you’re a member of a dominant group, you have that luxury; the problem is when you project that luxury onto others who don’t have it.'
U.S. Marines during 2004 coup
Photo: Socialist Viewpoint
Tim Wise at Laney College
Wednesday, Feb. 3
11 a.m. to Noon, Room D-200