East Bay Liberians Await Results of Pivotal Presidential Election   “The situation in Liberia affects all Liberians regardless of where you are, because the fact of the matter is that we support the Liberians who are in Liberia financially,” Washington says. 

East Bay Liberians Await Results of Pivotal Presidential Election

“The situation in Liberia affects all Liberians regardless of where you are, because the fact of the matter is that we support the Liberians who are in Liberia financially,” Washington says. 

  Bay Area's Oldest African Grocery Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary   “I used to come from Fresno in the ‘80s,” says Andy Simon, who moved from Nigeria in 1984. One man flew in from Nevada and wheeled a suitcase into the store, consulting a long grocery list. “I’m shopping for everyone in Reno,” he told the Castros.

Bay Area's Oldest African Grocery Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary

“I used to come from Fresno in the ‘80s,” says Andy Simon, who moved from Nigeria in 1984. One man flew in from Nevada and wheeled a suitcase into the store, consulting a long grocery list. “I’m shopping for everyone in Reno,” he told the Castros.

  Thousands Become US Citizens in Oakland - And React Strongly to Trump's Welcome Message   The ceremony was also the first time a new welcome video by President Donald Trump was played in Oakland. It was met immediately with loud boos and hisses. As Trump stated, “My fellow Americans,” a man in the crowd yelled, “Turn it off!” More booing ensued.

Thousands Become US Citizens in Oakland - And React Strongly to Trump's Welcome Message

The ceremony was also the first time a new welcome video by President Donald Trump was played in Oakland. It was met immediately with loud boos and hisses. As Trump stated, “My fellow Americans,” a man in the crowd yelled, “Turn it off!” More booing ensued.

  Bay Area Catalans Rally in Support of Independence Referendum   “I think [Spain] can stop a referendum,” said Bruna Girvent, originally from Catalonia, “but they cannot stop a movement of people wanting to vote and wanting to be independent. And that’s what they don’t realize.”

Bay Area Catalans Rally in Support of Independence Referendum

“I think [Spain] can stop a referendum,” said Bruna Girvent, originally from Catalonia, “but they cannot stop a movement of people wanting to vote and wanting to be independent. And that’s what they don’t realize.”

  Preschoolers Learn Mandarin at Dee's Wonderland   “They think, ‘Actually, I’m not alone,’ ” Chang says. ” ‘I don’t need to try very hard to be like others. I can still keep myself, be myself.’ That’s another part of it, with those families and the kids.”

Preschoolers Learn Mandarin at Dee's Wonderland

“They think, ‘Actually, I’m not alone,’ ” Chang says. ” ‘I don’t need to try very hard to be like others. I can still keep myself, be myself.’ That’s another part of it, with those families and the kids.”

  Takashi Tanemori Remembers Hiroshima, August 6, 1945   “All the color was confiscated,” Tanemori said. “It all happened in pure whiteness.”

Takashi Tanemori Remembers Hiroshima, August 6, 1945

“All the color was confiscated,” Tanemori said. “It all happened in pure whiteness.”

 
  Refugees Plant New Roots in West Sacramento   “We have a home here, but we are still not really  at  home. We want to show that we can make life better for ourselves and for others.”

Refugees Plant New Roots in West Sacramento

“We have a home here, but we are still not really at home. We want to show that we can make life better for ourselves and for others.”

  Sacramento Based AMALA Hopeline Provides Crisis Counseling for Muslim Youth   "Mustering up the courage to seek out counseling services in the first place is a process — and then to go there and feel like you have to exert all this extra energy to explain your background, it makes things harder.”

Sacramento Based AMALA Hopeline Provides Crisis Counseling for Muslim Youth

"Mustering up the courage to seek out counseling services in the first place is a process — and then to go there and feel like you have to exert all this extra energy to explain your background, it makes things harder.”

  Yolo Eco-Clean Empowers Cleaning Professionals   “Being part of the co-op made it easier to manage my schedule and take care of my children while helping my husband with the bills,” says Isabel Fernandez.

Yolo Eco-Clean Empowers Cleaning Professionals

“Being part of the co-op made it easier to manage my schedule and take care of my children while helping my husband with the bills,” says Isabel Fernandez.