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The Sinister Side of Yusuf Bey's Empire
The troublesome history of Oakland's most prominent Black Muslims -- and the political establishment that protects them.
November 13, 2002
The Man with a Plan Too Many
Mild-mannered Ken Matsumura is a miracle doctor: He plans to have Gov. Schwarzenegger recalled, nix chemotherapy's side effects, market artificial organs -- hey, trust him, his people are working on all of this.
February 22, 2006
The UC regent whose pension fund overhaul may have cost the university billions is now in a position to play with even more of the public's money.
May 09, 2007
News & Opinion,
Sep 1, 2010
And an East Bay schools superintendent goes golfing on Chevon's tab.
By Chris Thompson
- Tags: Seven Days, Arnold Schwarzenegger, California budget crisis, UC Berkeley, Robert Birgeneau, Steven Lawrence, Mount Diablo Unified School District, Chevron, Jim Davis, Steve Meagher, Hatem Bazian, Hamza Yusuf Hanson, Zaytuna College, Oscar Grant, Planned Parenthood, Planned Parenthood Golden Gate, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory