Sunday Was Anniversary Of Malcolm X Assassination On Feb. 21, 1965

Malcolm X assassinated Feb. 21, 1965 From YouTube Channel: February 21, 2018 at 09:46AM ONN – Sunday Was Anniversary Of Malcolm X Assassination On Feb. 21, 1965 Black Muslim leader … Read More

LeRonne Armstrong: Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Picks New Police Chief

Oakland mayor picks new police chief LeRonne Armstrong From YouTube Channel: February 5, 2021 at 04:27PM ONN – Mayor Libby Schaaf confirmed that LeRonne Armstrong is the new Oakland police … Read More

OUSD Superintendent: Black History Month is Here, But We Need More than A Celebration

From OUSD Superintendent Dr. Kyla Johnson-Trammell Dear Oakland Unified Community, I am both proud to say we are now in Black History Month, and disheartened to know that in our … Read More

Oakland Has Long Had Policies To Give Business Contracts To African Americans; Forgot Black Business Development

Today, in 2021, There’s a well-intentioned, and brand new effort in Oakland to steer City of Oakland spending toward black business. Wow. Makes you think that was never done before, … Read More

Jimmy Kimmel Has The Funniest Goodbye Donald Trump Video To Date As Monuments Celebrate

Jimmy Kimmel Has The Funniest Goodbye Donald Trump Video To Date As Monuments Celebrate From YouTube Channel: January 21, 2021 at 08:20PM ONN – Jimmy Kimmel Has The Funniest Goodbye … Read More

WATCH: Kamala Harris First Speech as Vice President, Urges Country To ‘See Beyond The Crisis’

WATCH: Kamala Harris makes first speech as vice president, urges country to ‘see beyond the crisis’ From YouTube Channel: January 20, 2021 at 09:59PM ONN – WATCH: Kamala Harris First … Read More

President Joe Biden And Vice President Kamala Harris Announce Jennifer Klein and Julissa Reynoso As Co-Chairs of the White House Gender Policy Council

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announce Co-Chairs of the White House Gender Policy Council WASHINGTON – Today, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris announced the … Read More

Faizon Love: Black Actor Racism Lawsuit Against Universal Pictures Moves Forward

Attorneys Seek Testimony from Universal Execs Adam Fogelson, Ron Meyer and Michael Moses Over Faizon Love’s Erasure from “Couples Retreat” Movie Los Angeles (December 6, 2020) – Film star and … Read More

Why Actor Faizon Love Is Suing Universal Studios Now

Faizon Love: Actor’s Suing Hollywood Studio Universal Studios For Couples Retreat Racism Faizon Love, the Black actor and comedian (AKA Langston Faizon Santisima), filed a lawsuit this week against Universal … Read More

Runoff: Rafael Warnock, Georgia-Born, vs. Kelly Loeffler, Carpetbagger From Illinois, For Senate

Wow. I am getting calls and texts from friends all over about the one race that America sees as the key to either Democratic Control (in proper noun version) of … Read More

Dr. Kyla Johnson-Trammell, OUSD Superintendent, On Oakland’s Kamala Harris, Vice President

Dear Oakland Unified Community, You’re looking at Norman Rockwell’s famous painting of a little girl in a white dress walking into school that perfectly illustrates the fight for civil rights … Read More

Moms 4 Housing Now A Community & Land Trust-Owned Home – Oakland Councilmember Bas

Oakland District Two Councilmember Nikki Bas’ Digitized Newsletter Last week, I was so moved to see #MomsHouse on Magnolia Street finally become community-owned as permanently affordable, transitional housing for unsheltered … Read More

Re-Elect Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker To Protect Oakland Tenants

Since taking over for the three-times-elected Oakland City Attorney John Russo, Barbara Parker has consistently worked to protect tenants in Oakland at a time when the City’s very cultural fabric … Read More

Allison Jones Rushing Is Donald Trump’s Couch-Potato Conservative Replacement For RBG

If Donald Trump picks Allison Jones Rushing to replace the legendary, late Ruth Bader Ginsburg, it will be the worst pick any President Of The United States has made in … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Statement On The Passing Of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the passing of Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: “Our country mourns the loss of a giant, an … Read More

The 2020 March on Washington – 8/28 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

The 2020 March on Washington – 8/28 (FULL LIVE STREAM) From YouTube Channel: August 28, 2020 at 04:25PM ONN – A civil rights rally timed to the 57th anniversary of … Read More

Americans Will Step Up to Lead Democrats’ “Roll Call Across America”

Delegates will cast their nominating votes from cities, locations, and landmarks all across the nation MILWAUKEE—The Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) today the Americans who will cast their official nominating … Read More

Robert Warshaw Report Points Mayor Of Oakland, Police Department Faults In Shooting Of Joshua Pawlik

The Joshua Pawlik Shooting is the focus of the just released report by Robert Warshaw, the Thelton E. Henderson court-appointed monitor of the Oakland Police Department in the wake of … Read More

Democrats Unveil A New Kind of Convention Keynote

MILWAUKEE—Reimagined for a convention that will look and feel different than anything ever before, this year’s Keynote Address at the Democratic National Convention will weave together powerful and diverse voices … Read More

Bust Of Frank H. Ogawa Restored At Oakland City Hall Plaza: Tribute To Oakland’s Late Councilmember

Bust Of Frank H. Ogawa Restored At Oakland City Hall Plaza: Tribute To Oakland’s Late Councilmember ONN – Bust Of Frank H. Ogawa Restored At Oakland City Hall Plaza: Tribute … Read More

WATCH LIVE | Rep. John Lewis lies in state at U.S. Capitol

WATCH LIVE | Rep. John Lewis lies in state at U.S. Capitol From YouTube Channel: July 25, 2020 at 03:09PM ONN – Rep. John Lewis’s viewing at the U.S. Capitol … Read More

Oakland City Council Passes Police Commission Ballot Measure For November 2020 Ballot

Oakland, CA (July 23, 2020)- Today, The Police Commission Ballot measure resolution that Oakland Councilmember Dan Kalb and I, Oakland At-Large Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan, introduced, which was co-sponsored by Oakland … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Statement On The Passing Of U.S. Congressman John Lewis

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Releases Statement on the Passing of Civil Rights Icon Congressman John Lewis Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the passing of congressional … Read More

Rep John Lewis Dies And We Lose An Icon – By Jessica Dwyer

Rep John Lewis Dies And We Lose An Icon ONN – Jessica Dwyer talks the loss of Rep John Lewis, a civil rights icon. Note from Zennie62Media and Oakland News … Read More

John Lewis Georgia Congressman, Civil Rights Hero, Comic Con Guest, Died After His Cancer Battle

John Lewis Georgia Congressman, Civil Rights Hero, And Comic Con Guest, Died After His Cancer Battle ONN – John Lewis Georgia Congressman, Civil Rights Hero, And Comic Con Guest, Died … Read More

Black National Anthem Number 4 On Google Trends After NFL News. Now America Knows Itself

Black National Anthem Number 4 On Google Trends After NFL News. Now America Knows Itself   ONN – Black National Anthem Number 4 On Google Trends After NFL News. Now … Read More

Oakland City Attorney Sues Landlords King V. Chau, James H. Chau, Judy N. Chau

City Attorney Files Tenant Protection and Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Local Landlords Oakland, CA – On Thursday, May 28th, City Attorney Barbara J. Parker filed a lawsuit under the Tenant … Read More

Dr. Deborah Ann Turner League Of Women Voters New President Of The Board Of Directors

League Elects Deborah Turner President of the Board of Directors Voting rights organization celebrates 100th Anniversary at national convention WASHINGTON – Friday, the League of Women Voters of the United … Read More

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Richard Land On Birth Of Racial Reconciliation Resolution

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Richard Land Reflects on the Birth Moment of the 1995 Southern Baptist Racial Reconciliation Resolution ‘I Not Only See the Gap That Remains, but the Distance … Read More

Oakland Lawyer Dan Siegel Wins Restraining Order Barring Oakland Police Use Of Tear Gas

Congratulations to Oakland Lawyer Dan Siegel, along with Walter Riley and National Lawyers Guild – San Francisco Bay Area attorney James Burch. The press release sent to Zennie62Media was clear: … Read More

Oakland City Attorney Reminding All Oaklanders Of Civil Rights Protections During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Oakland, CA— Today, Oakland City Attorney Barbara J. Parker released new guidance to remind all Oaklanders that local, state, and federal civil rights protections remain in full force and effect … Read More

Oakland Police Department 2020 Police Racial Discipline Study: Black Officers Treated Poorly

Basic conclusion of the Oakland Police Department 2020 Police Racial Discipline Study is that “black officers were more likely to have an investigative case sustained against them than officers of … Read More

Supreme Court Rules Civil Rights Law Protects Gay And Transgender Workers, In Blow To Donald Trump

Supreme Court Rules Civil Rights Law Protects Gay And Transgender Workers, In Blow To Donald Trump ONN – Supreme Court Rules Civil Rights Law Protects Gay And Transgender Workers, In … Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Calls For Formation Of Truth, Racial Healing, Transformation Commission

In the Wake of COVID-19 and Murder of George Floyd, Congresswoman Barbara Lee Calls for Formation of Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Commission Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Barbara Lee … Read More

Pete Buttigieg In The State: A Buttigieg Presidency Will Invest In Black America

Today, as we observe the chosen birthday and legacy of Frederick Douglass, Pete Buttigieg penned an op-ed in The State discussing how we must invest in Black America to create … Read More

President Donald J. Trump’s State Of The Union Address: Speech As Prepared For Delivery

President Trump’s speech provided by The White House to ZENNIE62MEDIA, Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2020 *EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL CONCLUSION OF REMARKS* PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP’S STATE OF … Read More

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Weekend: High School Theater Production, Party For The Promise

Oakland, CA (press release) – On Thursday evening, OakTech Rep, which is Oakland Technical High School’s award-winning drama department, opens its remarkable new play, The Apollos. This production was created … Read More

Civil Rights Leaders, Including Oakland’s Matt Nelson Of Presente, Accuse Facebook Of Political Ad Policy Racism

Zennie Abraham note: I received the press release below from the NP Strategy Group out of Washington, D.C., representing a coalition of civil rights organizations. What follows is the text, … Read More

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