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  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    DREAM Act Leader Prerna Lal to Be Deported

    Me, scared?​While President Barack Obama voiced support for the DREAM Act today in Silicon Valley, one of the Bay Area's most vociferous leaders in the national student movement to get the bill passed is now facing deportation. If passed, the DREAM Act would pave the path of citizenship for any il ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2010

    PG&E Cites Terror Concerns in Refusal to Disclose Pipeline Routes

    Smi23leIs it for the greater good that you don't know you're living on top of an aging pipeline?​In the wake of the San Bruno explosion and fire, PG&E has been pressured to reveal the locations of the pipelines it deems "high risk." It has demurred, citing the possibility of a terrorist attack ... More >>

  • News

    July 21, 2010

    The Education Trap

    In California, many undocumented immigrants are offered cheap college tuition, only to find they can’t get jobs after they graduate.

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2009

    NPR: Rap as Geopolitics

    Il(l) like Kim Jong: Lil' Wayne National Public Radio has an interesting take  on beef in the rap world: it's essentially a mirror of global politics, according to Marc Lynch, a professor at George Washington University and the director of the Institute of Middle East Studies. ""The way that ... More >>

  • News

    March 11, 2009

    Change for the Worse

    Some local Obama supporters hit hard times after the election.

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2008
  • News

    December 15, 1999

    An Endowed Chair

    Sen. John McCain's push for campaign-finance reform has helped his presidential bid. Donations from special interests haven't hurt, either.

  • Calendar

    December 25, 1996
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