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POSTED BY: CYNTHIA A. PARKER | CATEGORY:

If you watched the Academy Awards last month, you may have caught sight of two BRIDGE properties. Academic and political activist Angela Davis was interviewed at the 16th Street Train Station in West Oakland in director Ava DuVernay’s "13th,” which explores the intersection of race, justice and mass incarceration in the U.S.


27 | Apr 2017

Against the Odds

POSTED BY: CYNTHIA A. PARKER | CATEGORY:BRIDGE

More than 10,000 families applied for the 115 affordable apartments BRIDGE recently completed at Marea Alta, across from the San Leandro BART Station, making the odds of moving in tougher than gaining admission to Stanford. I’m particularly inspired by the story of one new resident, Ahmad, who has overcome so much to create a better life for his family.