Coming Out: How I Lost Myself at Church and Found Myself in a Jail Cell

New America Media /, First Person, Jean Melesaine, Posted: Dec 27, 2011

For a young Samoan from San Jose, coming to terms with her homosexuality was complicated by culture, family and religion.

San Francisco Youth Respond to BayView Shooting

Silicon Valley De-Bug., Video, Jean Melesaine, Posted: Jul 20, 2011

Silicon Valley De-Bug interviewed Bayview youth/community and young people on their thoughts and feelings on the shooting in BayView Hunters Point of the 19-year-old.