Roger Porter, Writer

Roger Porter is a writer and professor at Oakland’s Laney College. For more information on Roger Porter and his work, follow the links below: Roger Porter: Official Website The Ghetto Sun Times, a podcast hosted by Roger Porter  

Kingston Joseph Farady

Name: Kingston Joseph Farady, Oakland, CA Bay Area Since 2002 Investigator for the Alameda County PD, Actor, Writer, Activist Notes: I’ve known Kingston Joseph Farady since 2002, but I only became of aware of his acting work when he appeared in a trailer for Cheryl Dunye’s 2014 film, the award-winning Black is Blue. I was fortunate enough to be able…

The Heart and Soul of the Bay

In 2015, the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) surveyed nearly 600 artists living in San Francisco. The results were frightening; Over 70 percent of respondents said they had been or were being displaced from their workplaces, homes or both. Thirty percent feared displacement would happen in the near future. –Michelle Robertson, SFGate *** By 2030, if trends of…