It's Official: Latinos Are The Majority In CaliforniaThe long-expected moment when Latinos surpassed non-Hispanic whites as California's largest racial or ethnic group has come and gone.
African Americans Account For 45 Percent Of Those Cited For Resisting Arrest In San FranciscoThis as African Americans make up only six percent of the city’s population.
Martinez School Official Takes Heat After Saying Some Students Don't Need A/CSome parents were offended when a school board member said kids at predominantly white John Swett Elementary need A/C, and kids at predominately Hispanic/Latino La Juntas Elementary don’t.
Protest Over San Jose Police Officer's Controversial Tweets, 13,000 Sign Petition Demanding His FiringThe demonstrators delivered to San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel shortly after 5 p.m. a copy of an online petition signed by more than 13,000 people calling for the termination of Police Officer Phillip White, police spokeswoman Sgt. Heather Randol said.
Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called 'Sellouts' By Police Brutality Protesters In Oakland, San FranciscoA local reporter who's been covering the Bay Area protests against police brutality opens up about something she was shocked to hear from other people of color.
'Duty To Kill You;' San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets On #ICantBreathe ProtestersA veteran San Jose police officer has been placed on leave after tweets from an account apparently belonging to him were critical and some say threatening to activists involved in the I Can't Breathe and Black Lives Matter protests.
#CrimingWhileWhite Showcasing Racial Inequality In Police TacticsConfessions are trending on social media Thursday night as users share crimes they say they were given just a slap on the wrist because of their race.
Inmate Lawsuit Challenges Racial Lockdown Policy At California PrisonsA federal judge said Wednesday that he will consider whether California's policy of locking up prisoners by race violates the constitutional rights of the roughly 125,000 male inmates within the state prison system.
17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than YouThese World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:
Google Workforce Breakdown Shows White Males Dominate In TechGoogle released a breakdown of the demographics of its workforce for the first time Wednesday, showing its employees are predominantly white males.
More Latino Than White Students Admitted To University Of California SchoolsPreliminary admissions data show that 17,589 Latino students have been accepted as freshmen at one of the University of California's nine undergraduate campuses for the fall, or 29 percent of all 61,120 in-state applicants who were offered a spot. That compares to 16,378 white residents, who made up 27 percent of the admitted applicants.
Can White People Celebrate Kwanzaa And Other Questions You Were Too Afraid To AskMany questions surround Kwanzaa, a holiday celebrating the roots of African-American history. Here are answers to 10 of them.
SF Police To Keep More Detailed Racial Data On ArrestsThe San Francisco Police Department plans to classify all suspects by both race and ethnicity, Police Chief Greg Suhr said Wednesday, replacing a system which followed state guidelines to classify arrestees according to five racial categories.
Santa Clara’s All White City Council Draws FireA lawsuit may soon be filed challenging Santa Clara's all white City Council. In response, the city is forming a committee to see if changes need to be made to its city charter.
Santa Clara City Council Accused Of Being Too White For Too LongIn something of a legal shot over the bow, an attorney who specializes in civil rights has put Santa Clara on notice that he believes the City Council is violating state law.