Congresswoman Barbara Lee Votes For Lifesaving, Commonsense Gun Violence Prevention Bills

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) voted to pass H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act and H.R. 1446, the Enhanced Background Checks Act— two commonsense gun violence … Read More

FYI Oakland: Readout Of The White House’s Meeting With Community Violence Prevention Experts

From now on, for particular Biden Administration releases that I believe would be of particular interest to the Oakland Community, I will put “FYI Oakland:” in the title of the … Read More

Press Briefing By Biden Press Secretary Jen Psaki, February 11, 2021

12:43 P.M. EST MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone. Good afternoon. I have quite a few things at the top, but then we will take plenty of questions. I wanted to take … Read More

Someone Is Shooting A Gun Just Over An Hour, Hourly, Daily, In Oakland

Someone Is Shooting A Gun Just Over An Hour, Hourly, Daily, In Oakland ONN – Someone Is Shooting A Gun Just Over An Hour, Hourly, Daily, In Oakland – vlog … Read More

City of Oakland Faces Possible $62M Budget Shortfall

Oakland, CA – The Oakland City Council’s Finance & Management Committee will hear a report from City staff this Monday afternoon that contains a stark warning: without timely action to … Read More

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Holds Town Hall on Violence Prevention, Same Tired Views

Oakland Town Hall on Violence Prevention From YouTube Channel: October 29, 2020 at 10:40PM ONN – Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Holds Town Hall on Violence Prevention, Same Tired Views Last … Read More

Councilmember Ben Bartlett, Berkeley City Council, Legislation on Group Violence Intervention

Ben Bartlett and the Berkeley City Council Introduces Legislation on Group Violence Intervention (GVI) Program – to address Gun Violence in the Community Berkeley – Berkeley has been experiencing an … Read More

After Sereinat’e Henderson Drive-By Shooting, Berkeley Councilmember Bartlett Calls For Task Force

On Wednesday, 19-year-old Sereinat’e Henderson (which sounds like Sereinity Henderson) was shockingly murdered – shot in a senseless drive-by shooting that’s marked an uptick in gun violence in Berkeley, California … Read More

Serenity Henderson Teen Mom Shot In Berkeley, Councilmember Ben Bartlett Wants Violence To Stop

Serenity Henderson Teen Mom Killed In Berkeley Shooting, Councilmember Ben Bartlett Wants Gun Violence To Stop From YouTube Channel: October 23, 2020 at 02:31AM ONN – Serenity Henderson Teen Mom … 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

Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland City Council President: Gun Violence Should Be Law Enforcement Priority One

Oakland – Today, the Oakland City Council, CPAB, SSOC, and the Police Commission will discuss the concept, introduced by Council President Rebecca Kaplan, to make guns the top law enforcement … Read More

Oakland OUSD Mourns For Students, Former Students Lost To Car Crash And Gun Violence

Oakland – Four weeks into the new year, and several schools across Oakland Unified School District are in mourning because they have recently lost valued members of their communities. The … Read More

Emma Gonzalez Leads New Generation Rising Up to Say “Enough” To Gun Violence – DNC 2020

Milwaukee – Tonight, in a new video featured at the 2020 Democratic National Convention, Emma Gonzalez — activist and survivor of the 2018 Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, … Read More

Democrats Announce Highlights or Night Three Of The 2020 Democratic National Convention

Wednesday Night’s Theme is “A More Perfect Union” MILWAUKEE—The Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) today previewed the official program for night three of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, happening Wednesday, August … Read More

“We the People” to Kick Off the Democratic National Convention

Everyday Americans set the stage in a new video produced by HardPin Media MILWAUKEE—Tonight, the 2020 Democratic National Convention was officially called to order with some of America’s most impactful … Read More

Atlanta’s Natasha Taylor Among 2020 Democratic National Convention Speakers

The Democratic National Convention to feature individuals from all walks of life, political affiliations and every corner of the country who support Joe Biden’s vision to lead us out of … Read More

Oakland Neighborhood Leaders Meet With Mayor Schaaf And OPD On ZOOM On COVID-19 Testing

 Oakland Neighborhood Leaders Meet With Mayor Libby Schaaf And the Oakland Police Department (OPD) On ZOOM, On COVID-19 Testing Oakland via ZOOM – Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and members … Read More

Buffy Wicks: California Assemblymember Declares Strong Victory In Primary Election

OAKLAND –– Assemblymember Buffy Wicks (D – Oakland) declared victory in the March 3, 2020 primary election Wednesday morning. With 100% of precincts reporting, Wicks was leading her competitors with … Read More

Oakland Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick Fired By Mayor Libby Schaaf, Police Commission, Livestream

Oakland Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick Fired By Mayor Libby Schaaf, Police Commission, Livestream ONN – Oakland Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick Fired By Mayor Libby Schaaf, Police Commission, Livestream Zennie62Media’s Oakland … Read More

Loren Taylor Oakland District 6 Councilmember’s Letter On Tragic Armed Roberries

Message from Councilmember Loren Taylor to residents of Oakland District 6 on recent public safety and crime incidents Over the past several weeks I have had many phone calls, email … Read More

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