15 California School Districts Begin Serving Locally Grown Foods to Students

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 29, 2014

Last week, 15 school districts across California began serving their students school lunches made from foods grown in California and pr…


Q&A: Understanding Ebola

UC Newsroom, Question & Answer, Laura Kurtzman, Posted: Oct 28, 2014

UCSF infectious disease physician Charles Chiu discusses the reasons for why this latest Ebola outbreak has spread so far and how it mi…


Midterm Elections: What Do Black Women Want?

The Root, News Report, Charles D. Ellison, Posted: Oct 28, 2014

Campaign managers walking the last electoral mile are looking for answers to one of the more vexing questions of the 2014 midterms: Wha…

Ebola Outbreak Threatens Food Crisis in West Africa

Inter Press Service, News Report, Thalif Deen, Posted: Oct 22, 2014

The widespread outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is threatening to trigger a food crisis in the three countries already plagued by pover…

Sugary Soda Linked to Cell Aging

UC Newsroom, News Report, Jeffrey Norris, Posted: Oct 20, 2014

Sugar-sweetened soda consumption might promote disease independently from its role in obesity, according to UC San Francisco researcher…

Featured Video

Dearborn Music Video Causes Uproar
Dearborn Music Video Causes Uproar

By Samer Hijazi,
Posted: Sep 27, 2014


Featured Audio





In Search of a Sanctuary for Migrant Children

New America Media, News Feature, Jenny Manrique , Posted: Oct 28, 2014

Artesia on Our Minds -- Diary of an Immigration Detention Camp

New America Media, News Report, Helen Lawrence, Posted: Oct 27, 2014

Immigrant Workers Fight ‘Wage Theft’ in Texas

Equal Voice News, News Report, Amy Roe, Posted: Oct 26, 2014