Study Of Racial Bias In Police Shootings Shows Surprising ResultA Harvard economics professor who is looking into racial bias in police shootings calls what he found the most surprising result of his career.
Study: San Francisco Blacks Disproportionately Arrested On Traffic WarrantsAlmost half of those arrested in San Francisco for traffic warrants were black, yet African-Americans only make up about 5 percent of the city's population, according to a new study.
State Senator Proposes Adding Race, Ethnicity To Fair Pay LawThe proposal by Sen. Isadore Hall would add "race or ethnicity" to the requirement that employers justify any pay discrepancies between men and women who do "substantially similar" work.
'Nonwhite' Actors Casting Call For Broadway Hit 'Hamilton' Causes StirThe Broadway smash "Hamilton," which has been cheered for reclaiming the nation's founding story by a multicultural cast, has oddly come under fire for specifically seeking "nonwhite men and women" for upcoming roles in future versions.
Best Family-Friendly St. Patrick's Day Events In The Bay AreaEach year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on March 17 and honors Ireland’s patron saint. Here are five family-friendly ways to celebrate the holiday and Irish culture.
New Report Finds Racial Disparities, Possible Redlining In Oakland Mortgage LendingA new report by two Bay Area racial justice organizations found significant racial disparities in mortgage lending in Oakland, as well as other California cities.
Jan Wahl Movie Reviews 'Race'AUDIO: This week Jan reviews "Race" the story of famed American athlete Jesse Owens, and his triumphs at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin...
Berkeley Police Data Shows Racial Disparities, Civil Rights Leaders SayNewly released data from the Berkeley Police Department shows significant racial disparities in who is pulled over by police and targeted for searches, local civil rights leaders announced Tuesday morning.
Berkeley Woman, San Anselmo Man Win San Francisco MarathonA Berkeley woman Sunday won the women’s division of The San Francisco Marathon for the third consecutive time, race officials said.
2 Riders Killed at World Superbike Race in Monterey CountyTwo riders from Spain died when a chain-reaction crash occurred at the Mazda Raceway over the weekend...
Google Apologizes After Photo App Tagged Black People 'Gorillas'Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as "gorillas."
Ebay Follows Walmart, Sears Banning Listings Of Confederate Flags FollowingSan Jose online auction site Ebay followed the lead of Walmart and Sears in taking a stance against the sales of Confederate flag items following the shooting of nine members of an historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.