Still Separate and UnEqual: A fast for equity in education

Friday, June 4, 2004

"Arnold (Schwarzenegger) couldn't take any time out of his busy schedule to meet with any of the students, elders or children , even though he already knew that we were coming many months ahead of time - that's one of the reasons we are fasting", the morning sun jumped in and out of sight behind a huge tree which shaded several large tents in the background as I stood with one of the dedicated young scholaz, 17 year old Berkeley High School student Julia Ibarra, at Oakland City Hall's Frank Ogawa Plaza.

Must You Be Rich To Eat Well and Live Smart? surviving, thriving, being healthy while resisting cheap, corporate food.

Tiny Gray-Garcia and Tony Robles
Tuesday, March 25, 2008

As the very poor daughter of a poor woman of color, I watched my mama struggle, juggle and go through all kinda trouble to feed me a nutritious meal that was low in sodium, low in fat and high in natural sources of vitamins, minerals, protein and good carbohydrates.

A State Mandated Underclass: Bay Area High School Students, Parents and Advocates Rally Against the High School Exit Exam

Wednesday, October 12, 2005;

"Arnold has thrown down with all the other haters," POOR Magazine Youth in Media intern, William W, 17, flipped his thin chocolate brown hand in the air toward a place where "Arnold"(Schwarzenegger) might be.

Our Education/Our People

Marlon Crump
Monday, February 15, 2010;

I want my school to stop punishing me for the things that I do. I want them to understand the things that I do. A student of Balboa High School stated to me, following a meeting in the school's auditorium.


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