This piece on De-Bug's "Social Biography Video" concept will appear in the next edition of "Cornerstone", the quarterly journal for the National Legal Aid and Defender Association.
The Time Saved Project: Turning "Time Served" into "Time Saved" Through Family Intervention in the Courts
A photo and audio project, chronicling the stories of the families of the Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project. Families and communities can change the outcome of cases, and transform "Time Served" into "Time Saved" through their involvement in the court process. And we have the numbers to prove it. Below are the stories that make up the years of Time Saved. As we continue to promote community engagement in the criminal court system, we will update this site with a new running total, and accompanying picture//audio pieces. See their pictures, hear their voices, and transform the courts.Click image to go to blog: www.time-saved.org
After months of countless work hours, all night studio sessions, self improvement exercises, and graduating from college, the long awaited solo debut project P.A.S.T.D.U.E. by Society is finally being released.
Author Chuck Jagoda has been homeless in Santa Clara County for the past four years. While he mourns the tragedy of four homeless residents who died of hypothermia last week, he challenges the thinking of why housing officials are planning to eliminate the Sunnyvale Armory, which provides temporary housing, next year.
An interview with the star of the film, Sachin Mehta, who discusses the impact of his legal career on the movie, his South Asian identity, and why justice is such a compelling, yet elusive, concept in America.
Welcome to the world of Bay Area shoe culture and urban fashion. Baylingual stopped by the SoleExpo2 in San Jose where some of the most sought after shoes were on display. Check out the short interviews on some of the brands creators and shoutout to SoleWest for throwing the event and Chuy Gomez for hosting, see you sneaker heads at the next event Feb 9th.
This past weekend the "Urban Barber College" in Concord had what they called, "UBC Barber Battle: Best of the Best", a competition held to test a barber's skills. Barbers/Hairstylist's from all over the Bay Area to Sacramento, to as far south as L.A. competed to see who would be the best. Here are photos of the competition.
The story of a former foster youth who found hope and stability through EHC LifeBuilders' THP-Plus program.
Street Games Vol. 1 mixtape will highlight the connections between music, chess and martial arts and their connections to unity, strategy and nonviolence. It is 100% curse free which making it an ideal teaching tool for urban education programs. Hosted by DJ ROB FLOW and A-Plus of Hieroglyphics.
An animated conversation with mother and daughter, after mom recently returned from a year long sentence in prison. This is part of a series called "Children of Re-Entry" done in partnership with New America Media.
We Speak Baylingual is a blog located on SVDe-Bug’s website. Its a weekly post of local music releases every Friday. It also contains a video series interviewing artist all over the bay area, about culture, community, and anything in depth with the interviewee called 'Baylingual’. Anything with music whether you know someone, you do music, or want a video done, profile written anything involving music.
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G$ writes a blog based on her unique daily experiences as an artists, organizer and journalist. Her multimedia blog also platforms the issues concerning the Pacific Islander community.
Jayadev, an organizer for the Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project, shares his perspectives on current issues that impact the local Bay Area region.
1 Week at De-Bug: Family Brings Son Home from Immigration Detention, Other Family Stops a Life Sentence
Photos of a powerful week in De-Bug's Albert Cobarrubias Justice Project (ACJP), where families ...
De-Bug High offers youth perspectives on the issue of the day.
On May 25th, communities all over the world will be demonstrating against Monsanto -- a multinational ...
Hip hop artist and youth educator, Demone Carter's column, Life After Hip Hop, provides insight into the changing landscape of hip hop culture and politics.