Oakland Museum visitors create mural honoring Black Panther women

Oakland Museum visitors create mural honoring Black Panther women

An Oakland mural dedicated to women in the Black Panther Party came to life Friday night, as visitors to the Oakland Museum of California were invited to create their own artwork in a live mural.&…

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State board tells OUSD school closures violated labor law

State board tells OUSD school closures violated labor law

The Oakland Unified School District Board of Education’s decision last year to close or merge schools violated labor law, the California Public Employee Relations Board said in a proposed d…

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Oakland groups work to reduce preventable postpartum deaths in Black mothers

Oakland groups work to reduce preventable postpartum deaths in Black mothers

Shortly after giving birth to her first child in 2021 at an Oakland hospital, Krista Hayes began hemorrhaging due to a retained placenta. She was rushed into emergency surgery and lost nearly 3.5 …

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