Por Dr. Steve Lopez, Director, La CLAVE
Tristeza, preocupación y miedo están aumentando por el coronavirus.
A federal judge has approved a temporary restraining order against the City of McFarland and the GEO Group, Inc.,
The idea to defund the police has spread across the nation after the death of George Floyd, and many elected officials have weighed in on the idea.
As part of the nationwide “In Plain Sight” activist artwork protest, skywriting fleets left artist-created messages in the skies above Southern California detention centers, immigration courts, and other landmarks over the Fourth of July weekend.
The Bakersfield City Council voted at Wednesday’s meeting to adopt a budget that many say allocates too much money to the Bakersfield Police Department.
At a community budget meeting held Friday via Zoom, nearly 90 community members called to defund the Bakersfield Police Department and reallocate those funds to other community services.