Posts by Alejandra Alberto:
Tackling food insecurity: Lamont farmers market feeds thousands
Photo above: A youth volunteer with the Greenfield Walking Group distributes fresh melons to the attendees.
Data shows ICE arrests drop in Kern; advocates remain critical of KCSO involvement
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested fewer detainees from Kern County jails in 2018 than in 2017, according to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
Local attorney empowered herself to accomplish goals of helping farm workers
Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, South Kern Sol is highlighting notable women in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.
Immigration Behind Bars: Local leaders discuss the impacts detention centers have on communities
Activists, volunteers, attorney and scholars came together in February at Cal State Bakersfield to talk about “Immigration Behind Bars” and the impacts it has on the community.