Scid Howard III grew up on the streets of East Oakland, so he knows what it’s like to be a teenager in a city where some young people are lost forever to gun violence and...
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You Tell Us
Op-Eds from the community
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- You Tell Us: To combat violence, put love into actionPosted
- You Tell Us: My mother’s work deserves dignityPosted