Issue: April 02, 2015

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The cover story this week: Sac's bad rap. A recent shooting at a local

gig resurrects negative attitudes about hip-hop music. Are they

justified? Raheem Hosseini investigates.

Elsewhere in the issue: Cosmo Garvin explores the movement to add ethnic

studies to California high schools, Brooke Purves follows efforts to

house West Sacramento's homeless, Sarah van Gelder interviews Ralph

Nader about uniting conservatives and liberals, Rachel Leibrock talks TV

with Mad Men's Kevin Rahm, plus the 2015 Sammies winners and more.