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Starting from Behind, Black Boys in Oakland – Infographic

April 21st, 2017|0 Comments

We hope you appreciated our first ever infographic, yes we've been doing data for change for 30 years and [...]

We Rise Together [Reentry Action Update]

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Justice Reinvestment Coalition of Alameda County (JRC/AC, of which the Council is a founding member) will hold a Town [...]

When many schools can eliminate suspensions, why not all?

April 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The diverse landscape of Oakland’s residents, as well as our social inequity, is reflected in our public schools. Social inequity [...]

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Mayor Libby Schaaf, City of Oakland