• Oakland Seen unearths a 1974 TV documentary on Oakland called “The People and the Police, ” from PublicResource.org. Great period footage includes an interview with Congressman Ron Dellums.
  • Calbuzz comes out with its own top-10 story list.
  • As does The Tender, in its Tenderloin year-in-review.
  • The Snitch reports that Stephen Buel, the recently ousted editor of the East Bay Express, has landed at the Examiner.
Blog Beat: 1974 Documentary About Oakland Features Ron Dellums 31 December,2010Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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