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Real Talk Tho: The Bay Area Reduced Murders, Can Baltimore?

June 26, 2019

The San Francisco Bay Area is fighting gun violence and winning. Why did gun deaths drop in the Bay Area, and are there lessons for Baltimore? Tougher gun laws, criminal justice reform, and well-funded violence reduction programs are being credited with a significant drop in shootings in the Bay Area. Could it work in Baltimore?…

What Can Baltimore Learn from the Bay Area's 30% Decrease in Homicides?

What Can Baltimore Learn from the Bay Area’s 30% Decrease in Homicides?

June 19, 2019

Bay Area violence interrupters say a sustained commitment to community-based violence reduction is key to reducing violence

Community-Driven Solutions Are Key to the Bay Area’s Declining Gun Violence

Community-Driven Solutions Are Key to the Bay Area’s Declining Gun Violence

June 14, 2019

What lessons can Baltimore learn from the Bay Area’s success in reducing homicides? We speak to two Oakland-based experts ahead of our June 18th town hall in Baltimore

Fighting for Whose Freedom? Police Unions, Veterans, and Colin Kaepernick

August 30, 2016

The outrage over San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s comments on racism in America ignores the role of activism in improving the lives of veterans and Black Americans, says hip-hop historian Davey D

Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Brings Attention to Racism in National Anthem

August 29, 2016

TRNN Replay: As more NFL players join Colin Kaepernick’s protest, we replay a story a story examining the racist history of the national anthem and its author

Hydraulic Fracking

March 5, 2014
Kate Sinding and Adam Scow discuss the current legal loopholes for industry that exempt fracking operations from regulation, and the issue of job creation through developing alternative energy sources

Community Victory over Major Healthcare Corporation

July 3, 2013

A community and labor coalition has just won a years-long battle against the largest private healthcare provider in San Francisco