The Albany Cross Resurrects Memories of the KKK 

Is the giant electrified cross on public property merely a depiction of Christianity?

The large, electrified cross perched atop Albany Hill has long been a source of controversy in the city. On Sept. 13, the debate over the cross intensified when the Albany Lions Club, which owns the cross, sued critics of the monument,…

full article »

Tags:

Comments (9)

Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

Latest in Feature

  • Disappeared in Death

    Homeless and mentally ill, Joshua Pawlik was unconscious right before four Oakland police officers killed him in March. His family and friends are seeking answers.
    • Aug 8, 2018
  • Self-Care as a Political Act

    In the East Bay, women of color and queer people are making alternative health-care practices accessible and culturally relevant to their communities — as well as a key part of their activism.
    • Aug 1, 2018
  • Surviving in the Hospital Desert

    The impending closure of emergency services at Alta Bates in Berkeley has many worried about the consequences for communities in the East Bay — especially Richmond.
    • Jul 11, 2018
  • More »

Author Archives

Calendar

Submit an event

Most Popular Stories

© 2018 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation