Gas prices in California on Thursday again reached an all-time high, with the latest statewide average now around $4.73 for a gallon of regular unleaded. But many drivers across the Golden State are already paying more than that to fill up their tanks. According to the latest AAA data, a handful of counties are either […]
When California became a state in 1850, it did not allow slavery. That’s the history most people know. But in reality, California did allow slavery, and its early leaders sided with the South and the rights of enslavers through a litany of early laws. The effects of that racist foundation are still being felt by people of color in California today.