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Dogtown Redemption, Filmmaker Interview

DOGTOWN REDEMPTION, a raw, intimate and compassionate look at the lives of homeless recyclers in West Oakland, California, co-directed by Amir Soltani and Chihiro Wimbush, premieres nationally on May 16 in the PBS series Independent Lens. For specific broadcast times in your area, please visit PBS.org. DOGTOWN REDEMPTION follows the …

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What Will You Be Reading Over the Summer Months?

We, at California Humanities love books, and we thought we’d share with you what we’re currently reading, or hope to be reading over the summer months. Neha Balram is reading Bullies: A Friendship by Alex Abramovich, as an East Bay and an Oakland newbie, Neha naturally picked this one off …

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