Oakland support group hosts workshop for families struggling with mental health and substance abuse

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Wrote piece about mental health awareness within Oakland’s Black community.

Oakland School District program helps refugees break language barrier

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  • Wrote piece about the communication gap and educational support between Arabic-speaking and Asian Pacific Islander parents and students.
  • Made reference to the Oakland Unified School District study that showed 73 percent of Arabic-speaking students’ reading levels were several years below their grade level during the 2016-17 school year. 66 percent were not on track to graduate from high school.

Convoca dreamer a ‘no tener miedo’

Haz click aquí para leer mi artículo publicado en El Diario de El Paso “Convoca dreamer a ‘no tener miedo‘”.

  • Artículo escrito durante las primeras amenazas de deportación de migrantes indocumentados y beneficiarios de DACA que declaró la administración de Trump.
  • Spanish-language story about the El Paso community response to the Trump administration’s first threats to deport masses of undocumented immigrants and DACA recipients.