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1:04pm

Thu November 7, 2013

Why black students are avoiding UC Berkeley

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From our partners at the East Bay Express.
In 1997, the year after California voters approved Proposition 209, which prohibited the consideration of race or ethnicity in the operation of state institutions, black students made up 8 percent of UC Berkeley's freshmen enrollment - roughly the same percentage of African Americans living in the state.

1:33pm

Thu January 19, 2012
News Update

Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Thursday, January 19

California medical marijuana advocates should be a little bit happier than usual today because the California Supreme Court has decided to review Pack v. Long Beach and two other cases that have led to dispensary bans in many cities and counties...

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