Asian Americans make up 20% of the city, but you would never know it if you saw the names on our streets, parks and schools. The renaming of a tiny downtown street presents the opportunity to start to change that.
That will provide housing for many, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and enhance the neighborhood.
The election of Donald Trump precipitated a wave of xenophobia across the United States — and “liberal” Berkeley, California has not been immune. On Nov. 10 around 9 p.m., a Muslim woman wearing a hijab was verbally abused and physically threatened on the UC Berkeley campus by three white men who taunted her over Trump’s victory […]