New America Media, Question & Answer, Posted: Aug 16, 2011
On Monday, the new California Citizens Redistricting Commission reached an important milestone, approving final political maps for Congress, the state Legislature, and the Board of Equalization.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Jun 11, 2011
Proposed maps fail to reflect Latino population growth in the state and could violate the U.S. Voting Rights Act, civil rights activists say.
India Tribune, News Report, Posted: May 13, 2011
The growing demand for everything Indian abroad has led to a burgeoning illegal market in unused but valid Indian passports.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Mar 25, 2011
Huge gains by minority groups—especially in the South and West—sets up contentious political battles over redistricting, with GOP-leaning states gaining the most Latinos
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Mar 09, 2011
Latinos and Asians accounted for most of the state's growth over the last decade, while the proportion of whites and African Americans declined.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Mar 01, 2011
GOP attempts to break public unions in Wisconsin and elsewhere will hurt African Americans more than other workers, a UC Berkeley labor economist says.
New America Media, Question & Answer, Posted: Feb 15, 2011
A new report agrees with California Governor Jerry Brown's assertion that enterprise zones don't create jobs and should be eliminated.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 08, 2011
Listen up, Jerry Brown: Californians believe their state is in serious trouble—but also that it can be fixed, a new poll finds.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Jan 24, 2011
A brand-new commission will have a far-reaching impact on the rights of minority voters throughout California for years to come.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Jan 22, 2011
Amy Chua's memoir pits an empire in the ascendancy against one hurtling (we fear) into economic and social decline.