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NorCal Regionals 2019 in San Jose

NorCal Regionals 2019 in San Jose

April 11, 2019


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PHOTOGRAPHS BY EARLENE ESCOBAL | THE PIONEER NorCal Regionals, or NCR, is a fighting game tournament that was held at the DoubleTree by Hilton in San Jose on March 29-31, 2019. This event brings in competitors from all over the world each year, including players from the USA, Canada, Japan, China ...

San Ramon Holi Festival

San Ramon Holi Festival

April 11, 2019


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PHOTOGRAPHS BY VANESSA MARTINEZ | THE PIONEER The Holi Festival was held at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, On Friday, April 5, 2019. This event celebrates the ancient festival from india which celebrates the beginning of spring. Attendees throw bright color powdered to one another as a way to commemor...

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders

March 28, 2019


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Sen. Bernie Sanders his first public rally since announcing his presidential campaign at Fort Mason Great Meadow in San Francisco on March 23, 2019. He addressed issues that he brought to the mainstream during the 2016 Presidential Election, including free college and raising the minimum wage to $1...

Pioneer Photojournalism projects

March 14, 2019


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"The Hair Appointment" showcase at the VSCO headquarters. PHOTOGRAPHED BY VANESSA MARTINEZ   Black Power Education members at the Black Joy Parade. PHOTOGRAPHED BY TAWNY PEDERSON   Weekly Jack London Square farmers market PHOTOGRAPHED BY EARLENE ESCOBAL ...

San Jose Earthquakes vs Minnesota United

San Jose Earthquakes vs Minnesota United

March 14, 2019


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The San Jose Earthquake faced off against Minnesota United and lost their second home match of the season by a score of 3-0 Saturday March 9 at Avaya Stadium in San Jose. Minnesota's Darwin Quintero and Miguel Ibarra scored goals for the opposing team with San Jose’s Harold Cummings scoring the last g...

Annual Black Joy Parade hits Oakland

Annual Black Joy Parade hits Oakland

By Shoib Ahmadzai, CONTRIBUTOR

February 21, 2019


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Photos Courtesy Of Black Joy Parade Downtown Oakland will celebrate the second annual Black Joy Parade on Sunday, Feb. 24, to reaffirm the “soul” of the city as gentrification continues driving away the Black community. “Oakland is home to a lot of African Americans and the gentrification it...

Lunar New Year at Chinatown

Lunar New Year at Chinatown

February 14, 2019


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PHOTOS BY JESSICA IRRERA/THE PIONEER

Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris

January 31, 2019


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PHOTOS BY ALLISON WESEMAN AND EDUARDO GONZALEZ/THE PIONEER California Senator Kamala Harris officially launched her campaign for the Democratic Presidential Nomination with a rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in her hometown of Oakland, Calif. on Jan. 27, 2019. An estimated 20,000 people came to the rally,...

Lake Merrit’s Womens’ March 2019

Lake Merrit’s Womens’ March 2019

January 25, 2019


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PHOTOS BY ALLI WESEMAN/THE PIONEER The third annual Women’s March took place at Lake Merritt on January 19, 2019. Thousands of women showed up with signs protesting President Trump’s government shutdown and his rhetoric toward women. Congresswomen Barbara Lee addressed the crowd on the gains made in Co...

Homeless crisis in the Bay Area

Homeless crisis in the Bay Area

December 13, 2018


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PHOTOS BY DANIEL AZIZ/THE PIONEER

Light up the Season

Light up the Season

Photos By Allison Weseman/THE PIONEER

December 11, 2018


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Downtown Hayward’s Light Up the Season event featured something for the whole family. Members of the Hayward High School Color Guard and Marching Band performed classic Christmas songs along with the school’s fight songs. Inside Hayward City Hall, there were performances by the East Bay Youth Orc...

Harvey Milk 40th annual march

Harvey Milk 40th annual march

November 30, 2018


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PHOTOS BY ALLI WESEMAN/THE PIONEER

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