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Help Abolish Regressive Juvenile Justice Fees in California

Posted June 22, 2017 by Maureen Washburn

Juvenile administrative fees harm youth and families and undermine the rehabilitative intent of the juvenile justice system. A team of lawmakers, advocates, and researchers is working to bring an end to these fees in counties across California through Senate Bill
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SF’s 2017 HOMELESS COUNT

Posted June 20, 2017 by Ralph E. Stone

The U.S. Supreme Court in Silverman v. United States, said, “A sane, decent, civilized society must provide some such oasis, some shelter from public scrutiny, some insulated enclosure, some enclave, some inviolate place which is a man’s castle.”  According to
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To the Editor…

Posted June 19, 2017 by

Subject: Peter Wong: Reviews from Frameline 41 Error in Peter Wong’s first review “Alabama Bound,” paragraphs 3 and 4… One of the couple’s names is incorrectly listed in the review as Kay when the correct name is KIM and Cari.
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Lessons on Hispanic turnout from California special election

Posted June 15, 2017 by Rafael Bernal

(This first appeared in The Hill) The special election to fill California’s empty House seat presented unexpected challenges for incoming Rep. Jimmy Gomez (D-Calif.), for whom the campaign was expected to be a cakewalk. For Hispanic campaign operatives working with
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To the Editor…

Posted June 15, 2017 by

Subject: Will Nick Melvoin Be Los Angeles Charter Schools’ Game-Changer? God help our children and our Public Schools now.  We fought for years to establish schools for our children in low income areas. Now I wonder what we will do
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