Sheriff’s Department reform in Antelope Valley still lags, court monitors say – Los Angeles Times

Sheriff’s Department reform in Antelope Valley still lags, court monitors say – Los Angeles Times

The Antelope Valley, after a federal investigation found a pattern of unreasonable force, intimidation, and unlawful stops and searches among Black and Latino residents. But according to monitors overseeing the settlement agreement, progress has been slow, with crucial reforms in areas such as use of force policy, community engagement, and the handling of public complaints […]

NPR News: To Manage Wildfire, California Looks To What Tribes Have Known All Along<br>LAUREN SOMMER

NPR News: To Manage Wildfire, California Looks To What Tribes Have Known All Along
LAUREN SOMMER

On a cool February morning, around 60 people gathered in the Sierra Nevada foothills to take part in a ceremony that, for many decades, was banned. Men and women from Native American tribes in Northern California stood in a circle, alongside university students and locals from around the town of Mariposa. Several wore bright yellow […]

Oakland taps state funds to secure housing for over 100 homeless people

Oakland taps state funds to secure housing for over 100 homeless people

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf speaks during a press conference at The Paloma at Oakland Hills on Monday, November 16, 2020 in Oakland, CA. Schaaf announced Wednesday that, with funding from the state, Oakland purchased 17 homes that will eventually house more than 100 unsheltered people. More than 100 unhoused people in Oakland will begin moving […]

California Racism is Plantation for the American indigenous people

California Racism is Plantation for the American indigenous people

California Racism is Plantation for indigenous people. For all indigenous people that are from 1850 Oklahoma reservations. Sentence to a 47 year walk to Oklahoma. Indigenous Removal Act by $20 racist President Andrew Jackson 1850s. And the mid 1900s to Indian relocation act Oklahoma tribes to California for more broken promises, treaties, contracts, new deals […]