Raising Cain in Post Racial America

New America Media, Commentary, Kevin Weston, Posted: Nov 11, 2011

Herman Cain's ability to remain a viable candidate for the Republican presidential nomination is the clearest sign ever that America is a post-racial society.




The Occupied View the Occupiers in Oakland

New America Media, Commentary, Kevin Weston, Posted: Oct 26, 2011

As police clash with protestors in Occupy Oakland movement, one commentator wonders if the occupiers are the real Oakland.




NAM Radio: The Dire Future of Urban Radio

New America Media, Audio, Kevin Weston, Posted: Sep 06, 2011

The future of minority owned and urban formatted radio is now in question.




Funk Season 2011 -- Violence at Niner vs. Raider Game Mirrors Mayhem on Bay Streets

New America Media, Commentary, Kevin Weston, Posted: Aug 25, 2011

NAM editor Kevin Weston argues the violence at last week's Raider-49er pre-season matchup was fueled by violence on the streets and age-old Bay Area animosities.




They Might Be Gigantes—Latino Ballers Mum on Immigration

New America Media, Commentary, Kevin Weston, Posted: Aug 17, 2011

Giants manager Bruce Bochy nailed a writer’s tweet as “racist” for calling a player an “illegal alien.” But where’s the Latino Jackie Robinson?




RAW VIDEO: Shot by SFPD, 19-Year-Old's Life Slips Away

New America Media, Video, Kevin Weston, Posted: Jul 17, 2011

In the direct aftermath of a police involved shooting that ended the life of a 19-year-old San Francisco man, dozens of cell phone videos captured the scene.




RAW VIDEO: Aftermath of SFPD Shooting of 19-year-old

New America Media, Video, Kevin Weston, Posted: Jul 16, 2011

Sunday afternoon San Francisco Police officers shot and killed an allegedly armed 19-year-old.




Two Trials and an Anniversary—Bonds, Bailey and Mixon

New America Media, News Analysis, Kevin Weston, Posted: Mar 23, 2011

Two sensational trials and a terrible anniversary have captivated the Bay Area media this week, bringing up many unanswered questions.




Schwarzenegger Issues Pardon, Clemency to Inland Women

Black Voice News, News Report, Kevin Weston, Posted: Jan 12, 2011

The two California women convicted of killing men who abused them received 11th hour relief from outgoing Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.




N.Y. State Senate Majority Leader Charged with Embezzlement

New America Media, News Report, Kevin Weston, Posted: Dec 21, 2010

A New York state senator and his son pleaded not guilty to charges of embezzling funds from a New York City health clinic.