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posted 05/30/2019
In a city that has been rapidly losing its black middle class, challenges for those who remain are heightened by poverty, isolation and systemic bias. But how does a journalist do more than just report on the problem?
posted 07/25/2018
Today’s San Francisco is both a microcosm of the challenge facing African-American public school students and a beacon for potential change.

Lee Romney's Blog

In a city that has been rapidly losing its black middle class, challenges for those who remain... more »
posted 05/30/19
Today’s San Francisco is both a microcosm of the challenge facing African-American public school... more »
posted 07/25/18

Lee Romney's Work

San Francisco Unified is sharing some good news about graduation rates. Recent data show a jump for African American students -- to nearly 90 percent.
Federal law guarantees public school students experiencing homelessness a host of rights, to bring them educational stability. But a recent state audit found poor compliance and oversight across California.
The series has received support from the Fund for Journalism on Child Well-Being, a program of USC's Center for Health Journalism....