At the plaza

Friday, October 28, 2011

By Akasha Orr, ACRJ Wednesday, October 26, 2011, I sat in the Oscar Grant/Frank Ogawa Plaza amph...

Wear a costume, not a culture

Friday, October 28, 2011

By Amanda Wake, ACRJ Halloween is on it’s way here and I’m bracing myself as I always do during t...

Zach, lies and videotape

Friday, October 28, 2011

By Lisa Russ When I picked up my son Zach from school on Tuesday he asked me, “Mom, what were all ...

Evicted.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Photograph: Darryl Bush/AP We watched with horror yesterday as the Occupy Oakland encampment ...

Occupy Oakland forcibly removed

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

By Shanelle Matthews, Communications Manager This morning at 4:30 am Oakland Mayor Jean Quan ...

Taking back our power: SAFIRE talks about street harassment

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Image from www.stopstreetharassment.org By Mai Doan, SAFIRE Youth Organizer “Psssssssssst.” “H...

The importance of a second chance

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Lorna and her children. At ACRJ we have had the good fortune of collaborating with and learning ...

Coming out about not being out

Monday, October 17, 2011

As we shared with you last week , Basic Rights Oregon (BRO) launched their Our Families Campaign wit...

Photoblog: Occupy Oakland

Friday, October 14, 2011

The Oakland community launched Occupy Oakland on Monday in celebration of Indigenous People's Da...

Occupy San Francisco

Friday, October 14, 2011

by Vanessa Coe, Lead Organizer, API Equality- Northern California All week prior to the rally, I kept telling myself to come up with somet...