Chef Tobias Cooks Talks About Switching Gears to Follow Her Childhood Passion of Becoming a Chef

by JR Valrey Stockton, California is gaining a reputation as a northern California cultural hub, in contrast to the reputation it had over the last few decades as the main destination for Black and Brown families that could no longer afford to live in the … Continue readingChef Tobias Cooks Talks About Switching Gears to Follow Her Childhood Passion of Becoming a Chef

Oakland Unified School District is Struggling with the Pandemic: an interview with OUSD Board Director VanCedric Williams

By JR Valrey, the People’s Minister of Information As Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner advocates for the 900 schools, in his jurisdiction, to become Covid vaccination centers to hasten distribution to his district, it is important that we know where Bay Area … Continue readingOakland Unified School District is Struggling with the Pandemic: an interview with OUSD Board Director VanCedric Williams

Marijuana Master Chef Shawn “Lionface” Brewer Speaks on His Career Path

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information  Reggae musicians have long and rightfully claimed that marijuana was for the healing of the nation; and as we are in the grips of a supposed pandemic, academic researchers have disclosed that they are researching the anti-inflammatory … Continue readingMarijuana Master Chef Shawn “Lionface” Brewer Speaks on His Career Path

The Teachers Union and The Oakland Unified School District Battle Over Re-Opening of Schools Plan

By JR Valrey The year 2020 can be described as one of the most uncertain years on record, where everything society has considered normal, has been thrown into disarray. Right beside employment and housing, the nation is dealing with an educational system that is bursting … Continue readingThe Teachers Union and The Oakland Unified School District Battle Over Re-Opening of Schools Plan

Mekanix Producer Talks About Debut Album “F.E.A.R.”, His Struggles, and Hip Hop Not Being 4 Elements Part 1

By The Minister of Information JR Valrey  By far, the most dominant production duo in Mobb Musik is the Mekanix; made up of 4 rAx and Tweed the Great. 4 rAx, known also for his legendary hooks on the music of rappers like Keak Da … Continue readingMekanix Producer Talks About Debut Album “F.E.A.R.”, His Struggles, and Hip Hop Not Being 4 Elements Part 1

Reminiscent of Oscar: San Leandro Police Officer Indicted For Killing Steven Taylor in Walmart in April

By JR Valrey December 8th, at 9am, San Leandro Officer Jason Fletcher is set to appear in court, in Dublin, after being indicted on September 15th, for the killing of Steven Taylor.  San Leandro police officer Jason Fletcher is charged with voluntary manslaughter, after the … Continue readingReminiscent of Oscar: San Leandro Police Officer Indicted For Killing Steven Taylor in Walmart in April

Equipto and Doggtown Dro Drop Their Sentiments on the Police, With the Song “Fvck Twelv”

By JR Valrey Legendary activist and rapper Equipto, formerly from the classic San Francisco rap group Bored Stiff, has just released a political banger with a homegrown rhyme hero named Doggtown Dro, called Fvck Twelv. With the election of the former San Francisco District Attorney … Continue readingEquipto and Doggtown Dro Drop Their Sentiments on the Police, With the Song “Fvck Twelv”