Pendarvis Harshaw

Pendarvis Harshaw is a journalist and educator from Oakland. Since earning degrees from Howard University and UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, he has produced articles, videos, and audio pieces for outlets such as NPR and The California Sunday Magazine. Articles highlighting his self-published coming-of-age memoir OG Told Me have appeared in the L.A. Times and The FADER Magazine and landed him on the cover of the East Bay Express. @ogpenn

Do Parks Push People Out?


Parks improve health and fight climate change. But not all parks affect a community in the same way — and the question is: “Who’s it for?”