It’s Not in the Headlines Any More, but Colombia Is Still Rising in Protest

By Leni Villagomez Reeves During May, at least 70 demonstrators were killed in Colombia. On June 9, thousands of people marched, chanting slogans against President Ivan Duque and police...

You Can “C” Forever from Here

By Kevin Hall Measure C without end? That’s the recommendation from one consultant: a permanent tax on Fresno County voters—a forever tax—for transportation spending. We all...

South Fresno Community versus Industrial Pollution

By Kevin Hall There’s fresh rot at the core of Fresno politics. Sprawl developers have long controlled land-use decisions by simply providing cash to City Council members and candidates,...

A Dull May 1 Celebration

By Eduardo Stanley About 200 people participated in the May 1 Day event, which took place on May 1 in front of the Fresno City Hall. The majority of...

Colombian Government Chooses Force over Dialogue as Protests Continue

By Joshua Collins Deisy Paricio lights candles at a remembrance ceremony in the neighborhood of Soledad for those who have died during 10 bloody days of protest in Colombia....

A Transportation “C” Change?

By Kevin Hall A high tide of community leaders swept into the Measure C sales tax renewal debate last month, flooding the island fortress of the status quo that...

Every Day We Get More Illegal

By Tim Simmers Every Day We Get More Illegal by Juan Felipe Herrera, City Lights Publishers, San Francisco, 2020, $10.47 paperback. As a child of immigrant...

Why Are We So Punitive?

By William J. Farrell Our Punitive Society: Race, Class, Gender and Punishment in America (2nd ed.) by Randall G. Shelden and Morghan Vélez Young. Waveland Press Inc., Long Grove,...

The Community Alliance Stir it Up Radio Show has Returned to KFCF

Amanda Tripp Amanda Tripp hosts the return of the Community Alliance Stir it Up Radio Show on KFCF 88.1 FM.  The first show was on Wednesday, April 7 and featured...

Arias, Perez Shill for Deadly Polluters

By Kevin Hall Warning: The following quote from Fresno City Council Member Miguel Arias is hazardous to your health and that of everyone you know: “This agreement is an...

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