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From Richmond Pulse | 09/20/2017

Mientras DACA Llega a Su Fin, los Organizadores Siguen Trabajando

September 20, 2017           Entrevista, Editores de RP Nota del Editor: Yaquelin Valencia, residente de Richmond, es una voluntaria con la organización de los derechos de inmigrantes el “Movimiento Cosecha”, ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/15/2017

The Fight for DACA – From the Courts to the Community and Congress

September 15, 2017             Above: Marcher Tonatich Beltran raises her fist in the air as she chants for a speaker during the closing rally of an impromptu protest against the ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/13/2017

Diana Becton Selected as New Contra Costa Interim DA

September 13, 2017             By Abené Clayton Contra Costa County supervisors have selected retired Superior Court Judge Diana Becton as their new interim district attorney. She replaces Mark Peterson, who ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/09/2017

As DACA Ends, Organizers Get Back to Work

September 9, 2017 Interview, RP Editors Editor’s Note: Richmond resident Yaquelin Valencia is a volunteer with immigrant rights organization Cosecha Movement, a decentralized network of organizers who host local ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/08/2017

Actor Wendell Pierce Plans to Transform Corner of Downtown Richmond

September 8, 2017 RP Staff Report Actor Wendell Pierce, famous for his role as Detective “Bunk” Moreland in the HBO series “The Wire,” recently announced plans to transform a ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/07/2017

The Day My House Was Raided by Police

September 7, 2017                   By Tyjohn Sykes | Photo via Richmond Confidential Editor’s Note: Richmond resident Tyjohn Sykes says Richmond police raided his family’s home earlier this summer. The following ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/06/2017

Softball and Music Bring People Together at Soulful Sunday

September 6, 2017 By Abené Clayton A picturesque summer day at Nicholl Park served as the backdrop for the Soulful Sunday softball game. The annual event is one of ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/05/2017

Local Happenings: September 2017

September 5, 2017 Free Family Day at the Museum of History Saturday, Sept. 2 The Richmond Museum of History is sponsoring a Back to School Family Free Day. The event ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 09/03/2017

‘In the U.S., I Made My Own Family’ – An Interview with My Great Aunt

September 3, 2017 By Haleema Tahir The rock of my family is my great aunt, Rahesa Bagaum. I refer to her as Bari Auntie, which translates into “Great Aunt” ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 08/31/2017

How to Survive Life in a Triple Dorm

August 31, 2017           By Wendy Gonzalez | Photo via Alex/Flickr This fall will be my first semester in college and I’ll be living in a triple dorm with two roommates. ...
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From Healthy Richmond | 01/22/2014

New 2014 Richmond Health Enrollment Events Calendar!

January 22, 2014 Quality and affordable health care for Richmond residents is available today. Across Richmond, events are taking place to help individuals and families get enrolled in ...
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From Healthy Richmond | 11/04/2013

New Resources on Mixed-Status Families and the ACA

November 4, 2013 Please see updates and resources below shared by the The Asegúrate Campaign which includes information on why mixed status families should not be afraid to ...
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