Oakland http://kalw.org en Controversy over new morality clause for Catholic teachers in Oakland http://kalw.org/post/controversy-over-new-morality-clause-catholic-teachers-oakland <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-28a91536-b69d-feb3-7ecf-4bbba8b236e4"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Current Pope Francis has famously said about homosexuality, “who am I to Judge?” But despite his progressive words, the Roman Catholic church does not exactly embrace the cause of same sex marriage. </span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:32:44 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 45493 at http://kalw.org Controversy over new morality clause for Catholic teachers in Oakland Tackling Oakland's child trafficking problem through film http://kalw.org/post/tackling-oaklands-child-trafficking-problem-through-film <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Oakland activist and filmmaker Sheri </span>Shuster<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;has been advocating against the sex trafficking of youth for more than a decade. Her new film, '<a href="http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/child-sex-trafficking-a-story-about-love">Child Sex Trafficking: A Story About Love</a>,' exposes and explores the world of girl trafficking in Oakland through the story and activism of trafficking survivor Leah Albright-Byrd.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:25:08 +0000 Hana Baba 45486 at http://kalw.org Tackling Oakland's child trafficking problem through film Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Aeolian Day http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-aeolian-day <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;">All week long&nbsp;we've been playing<a href="http://www.kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-april-7-2013" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);">&nbsp;</a><a href="http://kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-june-7-2014" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);">this s Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:35:20 +0000 Julie Caine 45137 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Aeolian Day Skyline High School music program does a lot with a little http://kalw.org/post/skyline-high-school-music-program-does-lot-little <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s 7:30 in the morning at Skyline High and the halls are humming with activity. Kids are talking and slamming lockers. It’s loud.&nbsp; But one building’s playing a different tune.</span></p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Alyia Yates 44715 at http://kalw.org Skyline High School music program does a lot with a little Practicing restorative justice at Oakland's Skyline High http://kalw.org/post/practicing-restorative-justice-oaklands-skyline-high <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-15023aa5-63b0-f6d2-dc3d-89755cc5bd2f"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Sonia Black is walking through the halls of Skyline High School, trying to get the last few kids to class.</span></span></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-15023aa5-63b0-f6d2-dc3d-89755cc5bd2f"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Black is in charge of discipline and attendance for ninth and twelfth graders at Skyline. She’s been at the school for two years and this year, they’re trying something new: restorative justice.</span></span></p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 01:30:00 +0000 Sarah O'Neal 44693 at http://kalw.org Practicing restorative justice at Oakland's Skyline High