Video, Jose Esquivel & Min LeeRichmond, California hosted the first ever West County Urban Agriculture Summit, where farming organizations, residents, and city officials met to develop a shared vision of...

Video, Malcolm MarshallProject Homeless Connect aims to connect services to those in need. It was sponsored by the City of Richmond, Chevron and West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee....

News Brief, Melissa Lopez/ Photos, Min LeeOn May 14, 2011, Building Blocks for Kids (BBK) hosted their first “Bike Fiesta” at Lincoln elementary. Although the weather wasn’t as pleasant as...

First Person, Jessica Garcia// Audio, William HaynesPeople often speak about how college is a long, rigorous challenge, and I am sure it’s probably true. However, over the years I have...

First Person, Jessica Garcia// Audio, William HaynesPeople often speak about how college is a long, rigorous challenge, and I am sure it’s probably true. However, over the years I have...

Video, Nancy Ybarra, Malcolm Marshall Music: Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin//Florida by DiploRichmond, CA – On May 13th and 14th, 2011, Fix the Cycle: a collaboration between members of...

Video, Karina Guadalupe, Min LeeEDITORS' NOTE: On Earth Day 2011, the City of Richmond, Calif. promoted its residential food scrap program, in which the contents of green curbside bins...

News Report, Tania Pulido///Video, Tania Pulido, Min LeeRICHMOND, Ca   -- On March 22, 2011, a group of community artists, civil rights advocates, educators and young people assembled at Richmond...

Video, Malcolm MarshallEDITOR'S NOTE: This Passover and Holy Week, faith communities and interfaith organizations came together for a vigil at the West Contra Costa County Detention Facility to shine a light on the suffering of immigrants detained there who have been torn away from their families and await deportation proceedings.

News Report, Donny Lumpkins/Video, Ann Bassette, Donny LumpkinsRICHMOND, Calif.—For Richmond’s low-income families, for whom the threat of homelessness is an ever-present reality, a free meal or rent money between jobs...

EDITOR'S NOTE:  Ervin Coley III, 21, was one of three young Black men from North Richmond gunned down over a 72-hour period earlier this month.  The killings were allegedly caused...

Video, Min Lee Motivated by the memory of Cesar Chavez and his contributions to the farmworkers' movement, residents of Richmond, California came together to revitalize the intersection of Florida Avenue and...

Editors' Note: A portion of the April 3 broadcast of Street Soldiers - a weekly call-in radio program on KMEL - was devoted to a discussion about a...

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