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Women to Watch: Shanthi Sekaran

Women to Watch: Shanthi Sekaran

Welcome to KQED Arts’ Women to Watch, a series celebrating 20 local women artists, creatives and makers who are pushing boundaries in 2017. Driven by passion for their own disciplines, from photography to comedy and every other medium in between, these women are true...

WAGE GAP for Black Women

WAGE GAP for Black Women

Black women receive 67 cents to a white man’s dollar. Casey Quinlan @ Think Progress Monday is Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, the day that marks when black women are paid the same wages as their white male peers were paid last year. Black women are paid only 67 cents on...

New Community Radio for Central Coast

New Community Radio for Central Coast

WATCH OUR VIMEO We have an opportunity to purchase a community radio station serving the Santa Cruz are. The airwaves can reach a potential audience of 152,000 people. We hope to start a new station with public service and localism at its heart. Community radio is...

DO NOT READ THIS

DO NOT READ THIS

[Essay] RED LIGHT THERAPY By Adam Phillips, from Unforbidden Pleasures, which was published this month by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Phillips is a psychoanalyst and the author of more than fifteen books. Traffic changed in the United States after the First World War,...

Standing up to Rape Culture

Standing up to Rape Culture

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time to amplify the stories of survivors and inspire individuals to take action to stop sexual violence in their communities. That's why this week, we're asking you to tweet that you believe victims of sexual assault....

Terrorism Overview

Terrorism Overview

On November 13, terrorists hit Paris with a series of coordinated attacks — Terror in Paris and Beirut: An Islamic State Reading Guide This piece originally ran on ProPublica. On November 13, terrorists hit Paris with a series of coordinated attacks — France’s...

Frat SAE Hazed Black Student To Death

Frat SAE Hazed Black Student To Death

Four years ago Cornell University closed down their chapter of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. Many members of the fraternity left the school altogether. They had just killed a man. George Desdunes, an aspiring doctor, was a 19-year-old sophomore from Brooklyn,...