Marin County School District and ICE

Marin County School District and ICE

A small school district in affluent Marin County, California, serving about 2,000 youngsters in the bucolic West Marin towns of Fairfax and San Anselmo, has contracted with Thomson Reuters, a firm linked to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to check on the...
Over 200,000 Patels on voter rolls: How does this affect you?

Over 200,000 Patels on voter rolls: How does this affect you?

U.S. citizens across the country will soon vote on all 435 seats in the House of Representatives, for 35 U.S. senators and three dozen governorships. The House of Representatives and possibly the Senate are up for grabs. Given the high stakes, voters would do well to...
Should Banks Be Raising the Citizenship Question?

Should Banks Be Raising the Citizenship Question?

By Ethnic Media Services, San Francisco. Candidate Donald Trump rode his anti-immigrant rhetoric straight to the White House. Since then, he’s banned people from heavily Muslim-populated countries, taken children from their parents upon arrival at the Mexico border,...

Measure G: High Performing High School District Seeks to Retain Teachers

Measure G, on the local ballot June 5, will provide the district approximately $6 million per year for seven years through a $49 parcel tax — if voters provide the two-thirds majority it needs to pass. Senior citizens’ votes are needed to reach that high bar to...
Judge Facing Recall Breaks his Silence

Judge Facing Recall Breaks his Silence

Breaking his silence on the million-dollar effort to oust him, Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky warned that the recall on the June 5 ballot in Santa Clara County would, if successful, have the exact opposite effect of what its supporters are...