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...
Save 2020 Census

Save 2020 Census

By Mark Hedin, Ethnic Media Services.  The best response to White House efforts to disenfranchise ethnic communities is for them to stand up and be counted in the upcoming 2020 census, a wide spectrum of experts and civil rights advocates agrees. It’s a simple...