Local Bay Area Vaccine Mandates: The Story of a Merritt College Employee Who Refuses to Vaccinate

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information Econzi Musa is a warrior woman that I had known for over half of my life. We met in the Pan African Student Union at San Francisco State in the 90’s, where we both were searching for … Continue readingLocal Bay Area Vaccine Mandates: The Story of a Merritt College Employee Who Refuses to Vaccinate

Ashel Eldridge of EFAM Talks Homelessness in Oakland and upcoming “Dope is Death” Doc Screening

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information Ashel Eldridge and the collective that he is a member of, known as Essential Food & Medicine, have been doing vital work with the members of our West Oakland community who live in the streets aka homeless … Continue readingAshel Eldridge of EFAM Talks Homelessness in Oakland and upcoming “Dope is Death” Doc Screening

Ivy Prosper of Ghana’s “Beyond the Return” Campaign Talks About Repatriation

By JR Valrey, the People’s Minister of Information  My two trips to Ghana, in 2021, have undoubtedly changed my perspective for the better, on practical Pan Africanism, and what it looks like on an everyday level, from within an African country. While in Ghana, I … Continue readingIvy Prosper of Ghana’s “Beyond the Return” Campaign Talks About Repatriation

The Black Panther Party Celebrates 55th Anniversary in Oakland This October

By JR Valrey, the Minister of Information  The 55th Anniversary of the Black Panther Party, co-founded by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale, will be celebrated this year in Oakland California. Panthers from all over the U.S. and world are coming to celebrate the legacy … Continue readingThe Black Panther Party Celebrates 55th Anniversary in Oakland This October

OUSD Votes on Wednesday Whether or Not Covid 19 Vaccines Will Be Mandatory For Students

By Xion Abiodun On Wednesday, September 22nd the board of education will vote to mandate vaccines for all students in the OUSD (Oakland Unified School District), ages 12 and up. With Los Angeles, and San Francisco being able to mandate vaccines, people are fearful that … Continue readingOUSD Votes on Wednesday Whether or Not Covid 19 Vaccines Will Be Mandatory For Students

Vaccination Assassination? Time Is Ticking on the Murder Investigation of Zumbi of Zion I at Alta Bates Hospital

By JR Valrey, the People’s Minister of Information After performing at a show in Nevada City on July 24, Steve “Zumbi” Gaines of the internationally known Hip Hop group Zion I, was recovering from Covid 19, that he contracted along with 30 other people that … Continue readingVaccination Assassination? Time Is Ticking on the Murder Investigation of Zumbi of Zion I at Alta Bates Hospital