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An advertorial is an advertisement in the form of editorial content.
Aisha Kahlil has been a member of the African-American a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock since 1981.
An alternative newspaper is a type of newspaper that eschews comprehensive coverage of general news in favor of stylized reporting, opinionated reviews and columns, investigations into edgy topics and magazine-style feature stories highlighting local people and culture.
AlterNet is a progressive news magazine owned by AlterNet Media, Inc.
The American Family Association (AFA) is a non-profit organization based in the United States that promotes fundamentalist Christian values.
Annie Louise Leonard (born 1964) is an American proponent of sustainability and a critic of consumerism.
The Association of Alternative Newsmedia (AAN), formerly known as the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, is a trade association of alternative weekly newspapers in North America.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
Brent Thomas Bourgeois (born June 16, 1958) is an American rock musician, songwriter, and producer.
Butte County is a county in the U.S. state of California.
Cake (stylized CAKE) is an American alternative rock band from Sacramento, California, consisting of singer John McCrea, trumpeter Vince DiFiore, guitarist Xan McCurdy, bassist Daniel McCallum and drummer Todd Roper.
CalFresh is the California implementation of the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Food Stamp program, which provides financial assistance for purchasing food to low-income California residents.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
The California Newspaper Publishers Association (CNPA) is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1888 that represents the daily, weekly, monthly, and campus newspapers of California.
California State University, Chico (also known as CSU Chico or Chico State), is the second oldest campus in the 23-campus California State University system.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The Chico Enterprise-Record is the daily newspaper of Chico, California.
Chico is the most populous city in Butte County, California, United States.
Charles "Chuck" Quackenbush (born 1954) is a Florida law enforcement officer and former California Republican politician.
Circulation Verification Council (CVC) is an American company which acts as an auditor to create circulation data for various periodicals.
Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Crack Cocaine Explosion is a 1998 book by journalist Gary Webb.
Deadspin is a sports news and blog website, originally founded by Gawker Media, and currently owned by the Gizmodo Media Group subsidiary of Univision Communications' Fusion Media Group.
Deftones is an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California.
ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite sports television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture owned by The Walt Disney Company (80%) and Hearst Communications (20%).
Folk rock is a hybrid music genre combining elements of folk music and rock music, which arose in the United States and the United Kingdom in the mid-1960s.
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA),, is a federal freedom of information law that allows for the full or partial disclosure of previously unreleased information and documents controlled by the United States government.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
Gary Stephen Webb (August 31, 1955 – December 10, 2004) was an American investigative journalist.
Gawker Media LLC (formerly Blogwire, Inc. and Gawker Media, Inc.) was an online media company and blog network.
Geraldine Brooks (born 14 September 1955) is an Australian American journalist and novelist whose 2005 novel, March, won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI), generally referred to as Habitat for Humanity or simply Habitat, is an international, non-governmental, and nonprofit organization, which was founded in 1976.
Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music that began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.
Harry Mason Reid (born December 2, 1939) is a retired American politician who served as a United States Senator from Nevada from 1987 to 2017.
Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
Iraq (or; العراق; عێراق), officially known as the Republic of Iraq (جُمُهورية العِراق; کۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.
John R. "Jack" Miles (born July 30, 1942) is an American author.
A jam band is a musical group whose live albums and concerts relate to a fan culture that began in the 1960s with the Grateful Dead, and continued with The Allman Brothers Band, which had lengthy jams at concerts.
The James Madison Freedom of Information Award is a San Francisco Bay Area honor given to individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the advancement of freedom of expression, particularly freedom of information (as in freedom of information legislation and open government).
Jane Smiley (born September 26, 1949) is an American novelist.
Kevin Maurice Johnson (born March 4, 1966) is an American former professional basketball player and Democratic Party politician who served as the 55th Mayor of Sacramento, California.
Kim Stanley Robinson (born March 23, 1952) is an American writer of science fiction.
This is a list of mayors of Sacramento, California.
Following are lists of killings by law enforcement officers.
Lois Wolk (born May 12, 1946) is an American politician and former member of the California State Senate.
Michael Pollan is an American author, journalist, activist, and professor of journalism at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.
A mime or mime artist (from Greek μῖμος, mimos, "imitator, actor") is a person who uses mime as a theatrical medium or as a performance art.
Multiple gunshot suicide occurs when a person commits suicide by inflicting multiple gunshots on themselves before becoming incapacitated.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 as a bi-racial organization to advance justice for African Americans by a group, including, W. E. B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington and Moorfield Storey.
The Nevada Press Association is the official member trade organization for news publications in the state of Nevada.
Oleander is a post-grunge band from Sacramento, California, USA.
Pam Houston (born January 9, 1962 in Trenton, New Jersey) is an American author of short stories, novels and essays.
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a long-term degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that mainly affects the motor system.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein (born February 23, 1950) is an American philosopher, novelist and public intellectual.
Reno is a city in the U.S. state of Nevada, located in the western part of the state, approximately from Lake Tahoe.
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
Roxana Robinson (born November 30, 1946) is an American novelist and biographer whose fiction explores the complexity of familial bonds and fault lines.
Sacramento Area Music Awards (SAMMIES) is an annual award ceremony first held in 1992.
The Sacramento Kings are an American professional basketball team based in Sacramento, California.
Sacramento is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County.
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
The Shoshone or Shoshoni are a Native American tribe with four large cultural/linguistic divisions.
Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose, and perform their own musical material, including lyrics and melodies.
Ska is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae.
A spelling bee is a competition in which contestants are asked to spell a broad selection of words, usually with a varying degree of difficulty.
Stephen Kern Robinson (born October 26, 1955, in Sacramento, California) is a former NASA astronaut.
A street organ played by an organ grinder is an automatic mechanical pneumatic organ designed to be mobile enough to play its music in the street.
Sword swallowing is a skill in which the performer passes a sword through the mouth and down the esophagus to the stomach.
Thomas Coraghessan Boyle, also known as T. C. Boyle and T. Coraghessan Boyle (born December 2, 1948), is an American novelist and short story writer.
A tabloid is a newspaper with a compact page size smaller than broadsheet.
The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news satire television program.
The Truckee River is a river in the U.S. states of California and Nevada.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The 2003 invasion of Iraq was the first stage of the Iraq War (also called Operation Iraqi Freedom).