Oakland activists speak out against gang injunctions following a May 27 hearing on proposed court order against alleged members of "North Side Oakland."
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.
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|"Growing up, I dreamed of going to Egypt. Then Michael Jackson's 'Remember the Time' video came out when I was at Longfellow (Elementary) and I said, 'I'm going to Egypt.' Now, I've been blessed to have a dream come true."|
|"When I first came to Laney College, I was afraid of math. I got more than I bargained for."|
|"She gives me the will to move past my circumstances and not be limited by life. She never gives up and moves toward a goal. Things may get a little tough, but she keeps moving forward."|
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Anti-abortion group at Laney College
An anti-abortion group caused quite a stir on campus when they arrived at Laney College March 8. The group showcased banners with graphic images of dismembered fetuses.
|By Reginald James|
|By Terez McCall|
Special to TheBlackHour.com
|By Reginald James|
|Free Speech Zone Forum|
May 12, 2010
Noon to 1 p.m.
Laney College, T-450
|Laney College President's Forum|
|10-11 a.m.||Dr. Steve Maradian|
|11 a.m.-12 p.m.||Dr. Elnora Webb|
|12-1 p.m.||Dr. Jing Luan|
May 11, 2010
Watch live on Ustream.tv.
|Photos by Lambert Li/Courtesy of the Laney Tower|
The Black Hour endorsed Dawna Williams for ASLC President. She was the only presidential candidate to complete our questionnaire. The Black Hour stands by the endorsement today.