South Kern Sol
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National book tour “Journey for Justice” The Life of Larry Itliong” is kicking off in Delano next month.
The community is invited to attend the fourth Kern High School District Community Forum regarding student behavior and school climate in the district.
The Central Valley Immigration Collaborative is holding free consultations with immigration attorneys from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan.
Representative Zoe Lofgren and Senator Dianne Feinstein introduced Thursday morning the Agricultural Worker Program Act of 2019, which, if passed, grants farm workers and their families the right to apply for legal status.
A federal judge ordered the Trump Administration to remove the citizenship question from the 2020 Census on Tuesday.
Citrus workers end four-day strike Monday afternoon after Wonderful Company agrees to restore bin rates
About 1,800 Wonderful Company farm workers ended their four-day strike over pay cuts Monday afternoon after Wonderful agreed to restore pay cuts amounting to $1 to $2 an hour that were imposed on workers last week, according to the UFW.
This year marks the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, and Kern County is celebrating all year.
Are you marching in the 2019 Women’s March? If so, organizers are encouraging marchers to prepare this Friday at a sign making event.
COMMENTARY: Workers gain greater legal rights against discrimination and harassment on the basis of national origin
BY PINKY GHUMAN
Have you faced harassment at your work for your accent, appearance or immigration status?
The Kern County Superintendent of Schools office is looking for volunteers for the annual Kern County Community Reading Project, which recruits and trains community members to become reading coaches for local second grade students.