.Sharon K. Sobotta

Jun 7, 2023

Just Dance

Get over yourself (and everyone else) It’s great to think that there is truth to quotes like—”In a world where you can be anything, be...
May 31, 2023

Showing Up

Embracing our interdependence is the only way towards peace When I spoke at the Family Justice Center Gala last Wednesday, on the eve of the...
May 24, 2023

Becoming Whole

The path to escaping domestic violence is a challenge, but so worth it This week I’ll be speaking at the Family Justice Center Gala in...
May 10, 2023

Kindness Cures

Why we should all be more radically hospitable What would happen if the world, or at least the folks in the East Bay, committed to...
Apr 19, 2023

Peace of Mind

Kelechi Ubozoh and mental health care as a human right Many Bay Area fans of The JV Show on Wild 94.9 have been through a...
Mar 8, 2023

Lift Your Voice

Angela Harrelson, aunt of George Floyd and author, visits Lafayette When Angela Harrelson’s nephew, George Perry Floyd, died under the knee of former Minneapolis police...
Jan 11, 2023

Sign My Name to Freedom

Bay Area filmmaker races with time to bring documentary on iconic Betty Reid Soskin to fruition Many people in the East Bay, across the United...
Dec 21, 2022

From East 38th to Fruitvale

The national movement for racial justice has local roots On a brisk Minneapolis morning with snowflakes in the air and a windchill of 15, Georgio...