Commentary, Asani Shakur
Recently, I came across some of the rhetoric that has taken place in the Richmond City Council.
I saw on Youtube that Councilwoman Jovanka Beckles was chastised and made a mockery of for wearing an African head wrap at one of the city council meetings. What bothered my heart was [...]Continue Reading →
News Report, Nancy DeVille
Richmond is the latest Bay Area city to offer a municipal identification card with the goal of allowing residents to open bank accounts and gain access to other services.
The Richmond City ID Prepaid MasterCard program provides qualifying residents with an official form of identification that includes an optional prepaid [...]Continue Reading →
Youth voter turnout in North Carolina, including a sizeable segment of ethnic voters, will play a critical role in determining whether Democratic incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan retains her seat against Republican challenger, state House Speaker Thom Tillis, according to data on [...]Continue Reading →
New America Media, News Report, Anna Challet and Viji Sundaram
A majority of California voters support the idea of expanding health coverage to include all low-income people in the state, regardless of their immigration status, according to a new poll.
The poll, commissioned by private health foundation The California Endowment, [...]Continue Reading →
Story and Video • Edgardo Cervano-Soto
Manuel Martinez thought his future would follow the life of his father. When he was 17, he thought he’d work in construction after high school. Despite living in Richmond since the age of one, Martinez didn’t think he had many options because of his undocumented status.
Farther north, [...]Continue Reading →
News Report, Malcolm Marshall | Photos, Safrina F. Fei
Nat Bates, Tom Butt or Uche Uwahemu. Those are the choices Richmond voters will face on November 4 when they cast ballots for new leadership in the city.
After eight years Mayor Gayle McLaughlin is termed out of office and seeking a seat on the [...]Continue Reading →
is a community news and media outlet, committed to amplifying the voices of the city's under-served residents. Our reporting is led by young people, with the intent of serving the entire community. Through our work, we seek to create dialogue, and find solutions to, the health issues that plague the Richmond, California community.
Want to tell a story? Get Involved Today!
Read More About…
Download the Richmond Pulse Newspaper (English and Spanish PDF)
Most Recent Editions Below -- Click Here for All Past Editions
- Issue #28: June 2014
- Issue #27: May 2014
- Issue #26: April 2014
- Issue #25: March 2014
- Issue #24: February 2014
- Issue #23: January 2014
- Issue #22: December 2013
- Issue #21: November 2013
- Issue #20: October 2013
- Issue #19: September 2013
- Issue #18: August 2013
- Issue #17: July2013
- Issue #16: June 2013
- Issue #15: May 2013
- Issue #14: April 2013
- Issue #13: March 2013
- Issue #12: February 2013
- Issue #11: January 2013
- Issue #10: December 2012
- Issue #9: November 2012
- Issue #8: October 2012
Related Richmond, Ca News
- Detective shoots man in Pacific East Mall parking lot (Richmond Confidential)
- Richmond: Detective shoots suspect in Pacific East Mall parking lot (Richmond)
- Pressure builds for community investment in new UC Richmond campus (Richmond)
- North Richmond: Police raids end in 31 arrests (Richmond)
- Stealth Chevron consultants administer Richmond news website (Richmond Confidential)
- School board candidates: Where they stand (Richmond Confidential)