Sergio Cortes

Visual Storyteller and Community Correspondent // There is beauty in your story

Young People Taking on Local Politics

Photos by Jennifer Emerling Update: In February 2021, David Paredes was accused by several women of sexual and emotional abuse. Paredes was serving as Fresno DSA co-chair and resigned. Fresno DSA conducted an investigation and took action against [Keep Reading...]

Black Lives Matter Day

Fresno mayor and city council made a proclamation on June 18, declaring it Black Lives Matter Day. Black Lives Matter Day will be annually recognized by the City of Fresno. The day started with a street mural project and concluded with the [Keep Reading...]

When hate came knocking

On May 12 Miguel Arias was confronted at his home by a right wing group with ties to the Proud Boys. The group was led by Ben Bergquam, who is known in the Central Valley community for inciting violence at rallies and marches in order to record it [Keep Reading...]