The open enrollment period for Californians to secure health insurance plans ends this week on Jan. 31.
A poll of Black women and Latinas across California sponsored by Black Women Organized for Political Action (BWOPA) and Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE)® found that 77% are experiencing some form of discrimination due to “personal characteristics,” including race or ethnicity, assumptions about income or education, and/or physical appearance.
Veganism. The avoidance of using animals or their products in food, clothing, or anything else that can be bought, sold, or used by people. Most of us in 2022 have heard of veganism, even if we cannot recite the exact definition. Being vegan today means you fall into at least one of four categories of the philosophy: ethical vegans, health vegans, environmental vegans, and religious vegans. Veganism means you're either in it for the animals, your health, the environment, or your spiritual beliefs, respectively. Though it’s usually a mixture of some or all of the above.