Tag: Louisiana

by Staff - 1 year ago

Public defender meltdown in Louisiana

by Bill Quigley Louisiana, which has the highest incarceration rate in the country, no longer provides public defenders to all its people accused of crimes; within months, over half its public defender offices are expected to become insolvent. This...

by Staff - 6 years ago

‘Losing Just the Same’: Classic 1966 film on West Oakland

by San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive “Losing Just the Same” documents the life of a West Oakland family in 1966. Two other seminal events in Bay Area Black history took place in 1966 shortly after this film was released. In September, t...