Columns & Editorials

There, There

Without a doubt, it’s her most quoted line. Since its publication in the late...

Its Paramount

Along with this week’s feature on the struggles of local music and performance venues,...

Top-Down Inclusion 

The statistic is stark: According to a recent study, although communities of color represent...

Cuba’s Designation as State Supporter of Terrorism is a...

Unfortunately, the attack on the Capitol by Trump supporters, encouraged by the Inciter-in-Chief, will...

Oh, Christmas Tree

I’m looking at our Christmas tree, which stands in a corner of our living...

Writing in Cafes

Obtaining a cafe in which to write used to be easy. It was having...

Dog Whistles No More

"Welfare queen," "thug," "inner-city": Since the Nixon administration, coded appeals to white supremacy have...

How Oakland’s new policy of ‘harm reduction’ harms the...

The material conditions of our unhoused neighbors directly reflect on the health and stability...

Relieved and Ready

Early Saturday morning, as my Twitter-absorbed mom scrolled through her feed, she grabbed my...

Hope and History

Two days ago, I was asked to write an editorial about the 2020 election...

Opinion: Measure Z would alter island city’s charter to...

At East Bay For Everyone, we believe that anyone who wants to live in...

Pandemic necessitates greater action to help students with special...

As a special educator for 40 years and a grandmother of a child with...

Opinion: Prop. 16 gives equal opportunity a much-needed do-over

In November, California voters will be asked to vote on Proposition 16, which will...

Risky Proposition

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash have spent close to $200 million dollars in their campaign...
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