Half a Million for Redding Garden of Lights Project: Wasteful or Worth it?

Editor’s note: this opinion piece was originally published in the Redding Record Searchlight. Here’s something to remember the next time you read about the parolee arrested on Redding streets for the 30th time. Or when you see the plywood bandage… Continue Reading


Support A News Cafe, An Oasis In A Media Desert

If you ask me, A News Cafe has been on a bit of a roll lately. Valerie Ing’s recent column, “What Skeletons Are In Your Closet?” was one of the best things I’ve read on the ongoing national blackface controversy.… Continue Reading