Susan Straight | KCET
Post date: 2014-04-24T14:15:00-07:00
He died the day before his 21st birthday fighting in World War II. Today, Riverside continues to honor him.
Post date: 2014-02-18T09:30:00-08:00
I unexpectedly spent the afternoon at an "Ambush Wedding Reception."
Post date: 2014-02-12T08:50:00-08:00
Chicano and Mexican-born and white and black and Asian and Muslim young people performed in drill teams and bands and cheerleading displays, from Riverside Poly, JW North, from Bryant Park and from churches and social clubs. It's not only Black History...
Post date: 2013-12-18T08:45:50-08:00
Sometimes we look up at the same sky and branches we've seen for decades, and we wonder if we were not adventurous enough, because we chose to stay in the same place.
Post date: 2013-12-04T05:50:05-08:00
This is how we began. I looked out at the 300 faces before me and said, "How many of you in this classroom are often asked, in a bar or a store or at a party, What are you?" Maybe a hundred young people raised their hands, and they couldn't believe t...
Post date: 2013-11-04T05:15:19-08:00
The tumbleweed. Even the name is round and rolling off the tongue. We are not meant to think they are beautiful. But right now, they are unique explosions of hidden beauty, growing lush and abundant in the vacant lots and roadside acreage and not-ye...