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Dude Abides

The Biden administration let go of multiple staffers because of past marijuana use after telling them it wouldn’t necessarily be disqualifying.

Menthol Cigarettes Kill Many Black People.

A Ban May Be Near. The banning of menthol cigarettes, the mint-flavored products that...

Misplaced rage

Californians Fear More Anti-Asian Attacks After Georgia Killings Once again, people across the country and...

Mills College converts to institute

Mills College in Oakland announced Wednesday that it will no longer admit first-year undergraduate...

Back in School

Oakland schools reopen March 30,“This is a critical step forward for our students, families and staff, as we all can now see the light at the end of the tunnel of this year-long ordeal," said Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell

Whose Richmond?

Janis Hashe covers the continuing struggle of nature preservation in and around Point Molate

Cloud Sounds

Cloud Sounds: ChronicTown writer, Dan Mitchell covers the highs of and lows of ASMR

Black and Hispanic Communities Grapple With Vaccine Misinformation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — On an unseasonably warm day in February, two men working...

Moe’s Books Joins IWW

Workers and management voluntarily recognize the Union  The workers of Moe’s Books announced that they...

Racetrack Protest

Activists wanting Golden Gate Fields closed begins this news round-up by Keith Burbank for Bay City News.

Defunding Fear

“It’s incredibly important timing because we have a national call and awakening around safety and justice,” says Zach Norris, speaking on his book "Defund Fear".

Hot Seat

Democrats’ unexpected control of both houses of Congress, some legislators are pushing for smaller reforms that, in the end, might help make federally legal weed a reality.

Ferlinghetti Spaghetti

A poet prevails As regards the recent passing of poet, playwright and Beat publisher, Lawrence...

Cop Critics ‘Overjoyed’

Oakland police issues explored A task force created by the City of Oakland following the...

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