Environment

OUR VIEW: Time to protect our ‘essential’ farmworkers and not double up on oppressing them

20.04.2020 / By
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There is a small farm working community in Kern County where essential workers risk their lives everyday by going to work amid the COVID-19 pandemic to provide the nation with the food we eat. 

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attracts thousands to rally

25.02.2020 / By
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Thousands of people filled the Spectrum Amphitheater in Bakersfield Friday afternoon to attend the “Get out the Early Vote Rally” with presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

CalEPA accepting applications for Environmental Justice Grants

24.01.2020 / By

The California Environmental Protection Agency is accepting applications for the Environmental Justice Small Grants Program, which seeks to build community resilience to climate change impacts.