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Report: San Diego Police Department Enforcement Practices Reveals Distinct Racial Disparities

A report released Thursday by a Yale University-based research organization found distinct racial disparities in police contacts — including searches, traffic stops and arrests — over a recent five-year period in San Diego. Plus, identities are complicated, messy and often incredibly personal. San Diegans weigh in on how they identify and their thoughts on the term Latinx. And this weekend ... Read more →

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Report: San Diego Police Department Enforcement Practices Reveals Distinct Racial Disparities

June 17
By City News Service, Melissa Mae

A report released Thursday by a Yale University-based research organization found distinct racial disparities in police contacts — including searches, traffic stops and arrests — over a recent five-year period in San Diego.

Arianna Andrade is pictured in this undated pho...

Hispanic, Latino, Latinx — A Question Of Belonging

June 18
By Cristina Kim

Identities are complicated, messy and often incredibly personal. San Diegans weigh in on how they identify and their thoughts on the term Latinx.

Percussionist and curator Steven Schick perform...

San Diego Weekend Arts Events: To The Earth Festival, Sidro Saturdays, 'The Mango Tree,' Xenos And Art Alive

June 17
By Julia Dixon Evans

Our weekend arts picks include classical music honoring the planet, a fictional band comes to life, SDMA gets the floral treatment, a new San Ysidro art crawl and a Black playwright's world premiere.

A sign commemorating the U.S. Open at Torrey Pi...

Roundtable: San Diego's First Few Days Of Reopening

June 18
By Bennett Lacy

Most COVID-19 restrictions come to an end in San Diego County, an Oceanside city council member faces a recall effort after just a few months on the job and a new effort to track and boost racial representation in California's life sciences industry.

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Scripps Professor Veerabhadran Ramanathan Will Receive Prestigious Climate Prize

June 17
By Jade Hindmon, Pat Finn

Veerabhadran "Ram" Ramanathan, the renowned professor and researcher in climate science at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, is being honored for his work on climate change.

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Get The Popcorn Popping: Cinemas Are Now Fully Open

June 17
By Beth Accomando

Angelika Film Center at Carmel Mountain, like all cinemas, reopened Wednesday at full capacity under the new relaxed pandemic guidelines from the state. Here's what to expect.

St. Patrick School in North Park has advertised...

Enrollment At Local Catholic Schools Has Surged

June 17
Jennifer McEntree / Voice of San Diego

San Diego Catholic schools saw an uptick in demand because of their in-person options.

A framed memorial for Maribel Villanueva sits a...

An Oakland Mom's Death From COVID: How Two Women Are Trying To Fill Her Shoes

June 17
Julia McEvoy / KQED

More than 60,000 Californians have died from COVID-19, and The California Report Magazine has launched a series to remember some of them.

A disposable face mask discarded on a hiking tr...

With The State Reopen But Herd Immunity Not Met, What Is The COVID-19 Infection Risk?

June 16
By Harrison Patiño , Jade Hindmon

As many California residents prepare for a mask-free summer, some are wondering how the end of the state's tiered reopening will affect herd immunity goals.

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'Say It Loud' Celebrates Juneteenth With Local Black Talent

June 16
By Jade Hindmon, Julia Dixon Evans, Megan Burke

The San Diego Black Artist Collective has put together a week-long festival of art, theater, music and dance celebrating the Black experience to commemorate Juneteenth.

KPBS reporter Claire Trageser with her dog Kima...

How To Help Your Pet Get Ready For When You Go Back To Work

June 16
By Claire Trageser, Megan Burke

With many of us working from home for the past year and a half, our pets have gotten used to having us around.

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How Has San Diego's Sports Scene Faired Since The Chargers Left?

June 16
By Harrison Patiño , Jade Hindmon

In the more than four years since the Chargers moved to Los Angeles, there have been a few clear winners in the local sports scene.

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Can 'In The Heights' Change The Hollywood Landscape?

June 16
By Beth Accomando

“In the Heights” opened last week. It serves up a rare commodity: a big budget Hollywood musical created by a Puerto Rican American, directed by an Asian American and featuring a racially diverse cast. Could this herald a change in Hollywood?

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