Young People Taking on Local Politics

Photos by Jennifer Emerling Asking for Radical Change “You will lose, and I can guarantee that.”  That was the message sent to David Paredes via Zoom as he spoke before the Fresno County Democratic Party Central [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...]

On Bernie Dropping Out

I was half asleep when I reached for my phone. I needed to see what all the buzzing was about. This particular Wednesday I had no meetings, no obligations, and quite frankly, I was irritated that I was woken up before I needed to be. Reaching for [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...]