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Francesca Segrè

Francesca Segrè  is a multi-media journalist who's spent the past two decades telling life stories on TV, the radio and in text.  She's reported for The New York Times, Reuters and public radio stations. She currently contributes to KQED where she focuses on stories of immigration, housing and education. 

Her novel Daughter of the Bride (Berkley Books, 2006) was optioned multiple times for a movie. She contributed to the Los Angeles Times best-selling anthology, The Modern Jewish Girls Guide to Guilt (Penguin, 2005.)

She currently lives in Silicon Valley and loves to talk about family, education and equity.

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Residents, Neighbors Fight to Save Palo Alto Mobile Home Park

May 12, 2014 | 4:34 pm

Residents, Neighbors Fight to Save Palo Alto Mobile Home Park

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Mobile-home dwellers, mostly Latino and low income, would likely be forced to leave town if land is sold.

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Cinco de Mayo Flag Protesters Hit the Streets in Morgan Hill

May 5, 2014 | 8:55 am

Cinco de Mayo Flag Protesters Hit the Streets in Morgan Hill

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Tea party group rallies outside high school at center of controversy over 2010 Cinco de Mayo incident.

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Drought Diary: My Pursuit of a Home Graywater System

March 5, 2014 | 1:48 pm

Drought Diary: My Pursuit of a Home Graywater System

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There must be a way to reuse some of our household water without spending a small fortune.

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