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  1. W. Kamau Bell Interview: The Berkeley Comedian Chats Alt-Right...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | East Bay Express

    A CNN commercial promoting the season-two premiere of W. Kamau Bell 's United Shades of America shows the Berkeley resident seated at a table, face-to-face with one of the most-loathed men in the country, Richard Spencer. If you're not up to speed, Spencer is the guy who supposedly coined the term "alt right" and, last year, convened a white nationalist conference in Washington, D.C., where he shouted "Hail Trump!" from behind a podium, complete with a Nazi salute.

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  2. Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness at UC TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | East Bay Express

    The last time Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness and Atlas Genius played in the area was for last year's BottleRock. If you missed the three-day festival and did not get a chance to see them live, both bands will play in Berkeley as part of the Zombies in America Tour.

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  3. Yaa Gyasi Returns to Berkeley a Year After Her Novel's ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | East Bay Express

    In her 2016 novel, Homegoing , Yaa Gyasi chronicles the progeny of two sisters from 18th century Ghana. One sister marries a white, British slave trader, while the other is kidnapped and sold into slavery.

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  4. Why 43 Students Disappeared in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | East Bay Express

    What happened to the 43 students who disappeared in Iguala, Mexico, on the night of September 26, 2014? In the subsequent months after the students of the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers College, who were en route to Mexico City, vanished without a word, the disappearance became a major international story, with massive protests demanding the in Mexico, the East Bay, and around the world. As international interest waned with time, however, investigative journalist and former UC Berkeley Investigative Reporting Program fellow Anabel Hernandez dug in to try to piece the incomplete puzzle together.

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  5. Radical Clubhouse for Creative ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | East Bay Express

    On a recent Tuesday night at an Oakland gallery, two dozen or so guests gathered in a tight circle. It was an intimate space, crowded with stools, bookcases, and political art installations.

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  6. Hip Hop in the Park Returns to BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Every first weekend of May, People's Park, a popular safe haven for Berkeley homeless folk, becomes a free gathering for live music, food trucks, vendors, and artists for the annual Hip Hop in the Park event. Returning for its 21st year, Saturday's show features a robust lineup: Chuck Inglish, Caleborate, Duckwrth, Stoney Creation, Chuck II, and DJ O ACES, who will serve as the mainstage DJ.

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  7. Letters of the Week: Readers Chime In On Berkeley BrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | East Bay Express

    "Berkeley Police Basically MIA At Saturday's Violent Pro-Trump Vs. AntiFa Brawl" by Gabrielle Canon, News, April 16: Conservatives 'Whining Like Chumps' They call it "Berzerkely."

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  8. Berkeley Police Basically MIA At Saturday's Violent Pro-Trump Vs. AntiFa BrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Even at 10 a.m. this past Saturday morning, hours before a throng of anti-fascists and Trump-supporting white nationalists overtook downtown Berkeley's streets, it was clear that most of the attendees were less interested in speeches, protesting, and free speech - and were mostly there just to tee-off on each other. Before the brawling began, officers stationed themselves at the entrances to downtown's "Peace Park."

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  9. Maison Bleue In Berkeley Brings On Traditional French Fare ... And The ButterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | East Bay Express

    The galette complA te took on a brown caramel shine, complete with a nutty buckwheat character and a sunny-side up egg in the middle. One of the things I like best about French crAaperie and cafe Maison Bleue is that, despite its bold coat of blue paint, it's one of the least conspicuous places in downtown Berkeley.

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  10. Bay Area Experts Discuss How Trump Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Approach MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | East Bay Express

    When Amanda Reiman begins teaching her course at UC Berkeley, she makes one point very clear: the legality of drugs has nothing to do with science or safety. It's based on fear.

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  11. Why Are So Many Rays Dying In Lake Merritt, And Sharks At The Berkeley Aquatic Park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | East Bay Express

    A large number of leopard sharks died last year at the Berkeley Aquatic Park, possibly due to broken tide tubes. A surprising number of sharks and rays are turning up dead in East Bay tidal lagoons, including more than a dozen bat rays in Lake Merritt since February, and nearly 100 leopard sharks that died in the Berkeley Aquatic Park last spring.

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  12. Ten Don't Miss Bay Area Summer Music FestivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Let's face it: We have been anxiously awaiting Hiero Day since the sun began to set last Labor Day, and the streets between Third and Chestnut started to clear out. The all-day, all-ages fest famously celebrates "all that is good about Oakland"- from food trucks and local vendors, to independent artists new and old.

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  13. A Round-Up Of East Bay Record ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | East Bay Express

    April is a critical month for music, a special time between the doldrums of winter and the chaos of summer festival season. That time of year when you've forsaken any and all misguided new-year resolutions, such as trimming back your record collection, and submitted to the temptation that is bringing more tunes into your abode.

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  14. Eating the Muslim Ban in the East BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | East Bay Express

    President Trump's most recent executive order on immigration attempted to ban travelers from six majority-Muslim countries - Syria, Libya, Sudan, Iran, Somalia, and Yemen - from entering the US. As with Trump's first Muslim ban, the federal courts struck down that executive order.

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  15. Letters of the Week: Skepticism of a Public Bank in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | East Bay Express

    "Will Oakland Become First U.S. City To Ditch Wall Street And Establish A Public Bank?" by Gabrielle Canon, News, March 19: Don't Rush Public Bank I agree with all the commenters who have a healthy dose of skepticism. Oakland government seems financially illiterate .

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  16. Re: UC Berkeley Students Inspire Legislation That Would Make...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Abortion pills such as Cytotec could be made available on California college campuses if a new bill passes the Legislature. UC Berkeley and other California colleges would be required to make abortion pills available on campus, if a bill inspired by local university students passes this year.

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  17. Letters of the Week: Berkeley, National Embarrassment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | East Bay Express

    "Skate Or DIY: Why Is It So Damn Hard To Build A Skate Park In Oakland?" by Brian Kranz, Feature Story, March 14: Support Skaters and Open Spaces A few years back, a group of skateboarders started using a long concrete bench as a ledge in an Emeryville park around the corner from my job. At first, I was annoyed to see them scuffing things up in our brand new park.

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  18. UC Berkeley Students Inspire Legislation That Would Make California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Abortion pills such as Cytotec could be made available on California college campuses if a new bill passes the Legislature. UC Berkeley and other California colleges would be required to make abortion pills available on campus, if a bill inspired by local university students passes this year.

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  19. We Were Feminists Once at Hillside Club in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | East Bay Express

    What is feminism in 2017? That question alone can create enough fodder for a day-long conversation. For Andi Zeisler, the founder of the Portland-based Bitch Magazine and the nonprofit Bitch Media, feminism in 2017 is in crisis.

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  20. Rituals Of Mine's Terra Lopez On The Housing Crisis, Gender...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | East Bay Express

    Terra Lopez with Rituals of Mine bandmate Dani Fernandez. Lopez says she worries about Oakland artists putting themselves in dangerous situations just to keep living in the city they love.

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