“El Barrio” Residents Share Neighborhood Memories, Stories

Julia Gomez Salazar still remembers a time in Claremont when Mexican and white children were segregated, the colleges were all dry campuses, and Claremont Blvd was just a long stretch of brush. Born in Claremont in 1923, Salazar has lived all her life in “El Barrio”—officially know as the Arbol

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Workers for Justice, Pomona Administration Continue Negotiations: Progress toward neutrality in recent talks

Negotiations between pro-union dining hall workers and college administrators took on a new tone when the two sides met Jan. 27. Both workers and administrators came out of the meeting more hopeful than in past negotiations, while still acknowledging the work ahead of them. Dining hall cook Rolando Araiza attended

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