.Ashley Wong

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Aug 9, 2017

Best Modern Day Defender: Anjali Banerjee

On Bastille Day last year, UC Berkeley student Anjali Banerjee was in Nice, France, with her friends for a study abroad program. That night,...
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Jul 31, 2017

Oakland Rallies Around Owner of Henry’s Gallery Café, Who Recently Lost His Business and...

Jung Sook Park, left, and Yong Soo Jung lost their business and most of their money within a few weeks - and now may...
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Jul 15, 2017

Vast New Bay Area Bike-Share Program Is Everywhere … Except Deep East Oakland

A vast new bike-share system debuted this past Tuesday in the Bay Area, with some 1,500 bicycles set to be deployed...
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Jul 14, 2017

Berkeley Passes Ambitious Plan To Tackle Homelessness, Wants Ballot Measure in 2018 to Help...

Several tents dotted the "Here-There" homeless encampment on the Berkeley border this past spring. City officials aim to build more transitional housing to move...
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Jun 28, 2017

Public Defender Says Arraignments at New Alameda County Courthouse in Dublin Denies Access to...

On Thursday, Alameda County public defender Brendon Woods will lead a coalition to voice opposition to a plan to hold all in-custody arraignments at...
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Jun 22, 2017

Berkeley City Council to Consider Four Different Plans to Tackle Homelessness Crisis

A homeless encampment on the Berkeley-Oakland border. Credits: Photo By Hayden Britton On Tuesday, Berkeley city council will select one of four options offered under Mayor...
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Jun 21, 2017

Protests, Arrests After Berkeley Approves Contentious Urban Shield Program

A man bleeds from a wound on his head after being struck by a police baton. Credits: Photo by Ashley Wong ...
Jun 21, 2017

Notes on Blindness at BAMPFA

A still from Notes on Blindness. Credits: Courtesy of BAMPFA On Saturday, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Notes on Blindness, a...
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