Richmond California

Fierce Battle for State Assembly Between Socialist and Obama Staffer in Richmond, CA

Fierce Battle for State Assembly Between Socialist and Obama Staffer in Richmond, CA

October 14, 2018

Richmond, California, Councilperson Jovanka Beckles, a declared socialist versus Obama staffer Buffy Wicks in a battle for State Assembly is defining the Democrats

A Small City’s Big Lessons About Progressive Organizing

July 5, 2017

“Over the last 10 to 15 years, we’ve seen the emergence of a broad-based, working-class oriented, multiracial progressive movement in Richmond that has challenged Chevron’s long-time dominance over municipal affairs,” says author and labor activist Steve Early