• Former Oakland City Attorney John Russo lets loose on his former Oakland colleagues in this interview on Oakland North.
  • From Bay Area Bites, food-truck madness in the East Bay.
  • From The Snitch, a video on San Francisco’s controversial Edison Charter Academy, which has broken away from it’s for-profit company namesake.
Blog Beat: John Russo Rips Oakland Leaders; East Bay Food Trucks; Video on Edison Charter 3 June,2011Jon 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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