All posts by Boom California

The Golden State’s Scientific White Supremacist

The Legacy of Professor Joseph Le Conte and Toppling California’s Lost Cause Monuments

Last Stands

History, Memory, and the California Story

Greetings from Bakersfield!

Law Enforcement Corruption, White Supremacy, and Latinx Lives in California’s Deep Red South

Policing an Internal Border

LAPD, Immigration Law Enforcement, and Constructing the Criminal Alien

Images of California Summer 2018

Natalie Nuesca What is summer in California without adventures under the sunny skies? Incomplete. This year, with the support of […]

Howard Thurman and the Arc of History in San Francisco

Paul Harvey The theologian, mystic, and minister Howard Thurman visited San Francisco for the first time in the late 1920s, […]

Black Bruin Stories

Nickolas Hardy James W. Johnson’s The Black Bruins maps the rise of five former Bruins’ athletes who not only helped […]