IMG 2821The Sonoma County Juneteenth Committee will host its celebration over zoom this year. Nancy Rogers has served as the chair of the festival for the past twenty years.  KRCB’s Adia White spoke with her to learn more.
 
  
 
 
Register for the celebration HERE. See a list of Juneteenth celebrations in Sonoma County HERE. 
 
(Image: A Black Lives Matter floral arrangement created during a protest in Old Courthouse Square.) 

Racism in America

Racism in America

  • Learning Media: Racism in America

    CONFRONTING ANTI-BLACK RACISM Use these materials with middle and high school students to help them understand the long history of anti-Black racism in the United States, and think about ways to address it in their own families and communities. Resources include news coverage of recent protests,…
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    Lawsuit Against County Sheriff's Office Points to Numerous Brutality Cases

    We provide local news updates on The North Bay Report Tuesday-Friday at 6:45, 8:45 a.m., and 5:30 p.m. on KRCB radio 91 and 90.9. The following is a two-part interview that aired Thursday, July, 2nd and Wednesday, July 8. The full-length interview is also available below. Subscribe to The North Bay…
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    Hope, Strength, Protest. Another Story in Photos

    Photos and Text by Diane Askew On Thursday, July 2, a daylong rally was held at Santa Rosa’s Old Courthouse Square to protest systemic racism. The protest was organized by president Rubin Scott of the Sonoma County chapter of the NAACP. From a small stage set up on the square, local residents spoke…
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    Informe en Español: KBBF Hosts Special On Black Lives Matter Movement

    This article is a translated, partial summary of KBBF’s 30-minute special. Listen to the complete version in Spanish below. In this thirty-minute special, KBBF’s Edgar Avila speaks with Sonoma County residents about racism in our community and the Black Lives Matter movement. Guests appear in the…
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    Could Racially Motivated 911 Calls Become Hate Crimes?

    By Elizabeth Castillo, CalMatters Barbecuing at Lake Merritt in Oakland. Selling water without a permit. Both instances in which a Black person was doing something deemed criminal by a white person. Both instances in which a white person called the police. Now, as racial tensions continue to flare…
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    As COVID-19 Cases Climb, Activists Demand Equity In Response

    We provide local news updates on The North Bay Report Tuesday - Friday at 6:45, 8:45 a.m., and 5:30 p.m. on KRCB radio 91 and 90.9. Here's our North Bay Report episode for Thursday, June 25. Subscribe to The North Bay Report podcast to listen on the go. COVID-19 has been difficult for everyone, but…

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