After Nia Wilson’s murder on BART, many young people are wondering if they’re safe on public transit. Here’s one girl’s perspective.
Youth Radio’s Andrea Jiménez sat down with BART Chief of Police Carlos Rojas to discuss rider safety and BART’s new safety proposal plan.
A day after the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson, friends, family and supporters gathered for a vigil at the…
Nia Wilson was a “beautiful sweet person” who loved fashion and makeup.
“How do you know you’re gay?” I get this all the time. So far, the only answer I have is: “You just know.”
When I hold my girlfriend’s hand in public, it’s not an invitation to ask me questions about my personal life. I’m not a spokesperson for the queer community.
One trend that’s been making its way from inner-city Oakland neighborhoods into the public eye over the past couple years is the unique dance style known as “turfing.”
Whenever I play Bach at the BART station, I get thrown a few dollars. But as soon as I start playing Adele, the money starts to roll in.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The crowd let out a monstrous applause just before the private screening of Fruitvale Station began inside Oakland’s Grand Lake Theatre. The majority of the audience then turned away from the screen, toward the back left corner of the room to honor Oscar Grant’s mother. I saw her acknowledge the crowd with a wave of her hand.