Kern County’s demographic characteristics pose challenges in the 2020 Census, research shows

June 28, 2019 / By

California’s rural and suburban communities will be at the highest risk for being undercounted in the 2020 Census, research shows.

Angela Davis talks about education and incarceration at CSUB lecture

April 15, 2019 / By

Hundreds of people gathered in Cal State Bakersfield’s Dore Theater to hear activists, academic and author Angela Davis speak for the 33rd Charles W.

Meet the Team of In the 661: Kiyoshi Tomono

April 10, 2018 / By
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Kiyoshi Tomono is the host for Kern’s newest webcast: In the 661. Take a look at this special segment to learn more about our host Kiyoshi Tomono.

‘Migrant Stories’ documentary can teach teens about immigrant struggle

January 3, 2018 / By

South Kern Sol, Commentary, JaNell Gore

Daisy Tafoya was a victim of cartel violence.

The 20-year-old Mexican national had been drugged, threatened, and held captive after witnessing a murder, her family members said.

Project Street Youth: Free Legal Clinic, Oct. 18

October 10, 2017 / By

Free legal clinic for homeless and transitional (couch surfing/ lack of stable housing) youth between the ages of 18-25. 

How Safe Are DACA Recipients?

April 3, 2017 / By

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore

When it comes to Trump’s changes to immigration policy, many immigrants have a common question: Who is affected and what do the changes mean for them?