After years of opposition by Richmond residents, a proposal to expand West County Detention Facility was approved by the County Board of Supervisors in a vote of 4-1. Supervisor John Gioia was the only opposing vote.
The same week the Ninth Circuit decision was announced in San Francisco, ICE arrested approximately 160 people in Southern California.
Under the expanded definition, nearly any undocumented immigrant could be considered a target.
Today, President Trump issued an executive order banning immigrants and refugees from predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States.
Oakland police estimate that 100,000 people participated in the Oakland Women’s March on Saturday, one of hundreds of marches that took place around the world in response to the inauguration of President Donald Trump. During the march, I talked to a number of people about why they were there. Here’s what they had to say.
The spike in hate crimes since Donald Trump’s election prompted journalists to join a telebriefing to learn how best to report the ugly incidents.
Now that Barack Obama has left office, the nation reflects on how history will remember the 44th president. Richmond Pulse reporters weigh in on how will they will remember the Obama era, what stood out for them and what disappointed them.
Richmond Pulse youth reporters gave their critique of the proposed logos and tagline as well their own suggestions for rebranding Richmond.
Richmond High School’s yearly trip to Washington, D.C. is in need of a big fundraising effort from the community.
Last night that man said goodbye, urging Americans as he brushed away tears to continue to push for the change his presidency had promised.