Fear and Loathing in (the New) Oakland Books

Fear and Loathing in (the New) Oakland

Hunter Thompson criticized many things in The Town — but what would the famed gonzo journalist say about a gentrified, Raider-less East Bay?

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News East Bay Paratransit Bus System Leaves Drivers Broke and Riders Often Stranded

East Bay Paratransit Bus System Leaves Drivers Broke and Riders Often Stranded

The crucial service is suffering from chronic driver turnover due to low wages and a lack of affordable health benefits, and now workers are considering a strike.

News Court-Appointed Monitor Who Oversees Oakland Police Department Could Have Blocked Controversial Promotions — but He Didn’t.

Court-Appointed Monitor Who Oversees Oakland Police Department Could Have Blocked Controversial Promotions — but He Didn’t.

Robert Warshaw has the power to demote high-ranking officers and even fire the police chief.

Movies

Movie Review <i>Landline</i>: Girls' Town

Landline: Girls' Town

Situational ethics, with a little sex.

Movie Review <i>Lady Macbeth</i>: What? Another Gothic Sexual Melodrama?

Lady Macbeth: What? Another Gothic Sexual Melodrama?

But actress Florence Pugh makes this British meller memorable.

Movie Review
<i>Manifesto</i>: I Remember Dada

Manifesto: I Remember Dada

Cate Blanchett showcase takes pretentious tedium to unheard-of levels.

Movie Review
<i>Harmonium</i>: My Pal Sotaro

Harmonium: My Pal Sotaro

One unhappy family's house guest makes everything worse.

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Integrated Body Rhythm & Motion (Pan African Dance) @ Soja Mind/Body

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