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calendar Good Friday Witness by Ecumenical Peace Institute and LCP
Livermore, South Vasco & Patterson Pass Roads. near Livermore Nuclear Weapons Lab...
Event Date: Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:45AM
Posted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:49PM
image How Battles Over Sacred Sites Have Revived Ohlone Culture 480_corrina-gould_1.jpg by East Bay Yesterday
Have you ever wondered what the East Bay was like before colonization? In the new episode of East Bay Yesterday, Corrina Gould shares knowledge of how her ancestors, the Ohlone people, maintained a relatively peaceful culture here for thousands of years. Although this history was nearly wiped out, struggles to protect sacred shellmound sites—some of them older than the Egyptian pyramids—have sparked a movement to honor this region’s original inhabitants and reclaim “lost” languages, crafts an...
Posted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:33PM
image California Dungeness Crab Fishery Catches Record Number of Whales 480_humpback_whale_entanglement_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
West Coast Whale Entanglements in 2016 Broke Record for Third Straight Year...
Posted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:44PM
text Pussy Riot Raises Free Speech Issues Through a "Biased Informative Musical" by Philip Hamilton
Pussy Riot takes on a different way to raise awareness to free speech issues in Russia, and other countries, by presenting the audience a "Biased Informative Musical"....
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:57PM
text Four people died at Oakland housing deathtrap run by nonprofit organizations by Lynda Carson
Allegedly over 100 others plus some squatters in the building were desperately displaced from their transitional housing, that reportedly involved three nonprofit organizations!...
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 6:18PM
calendar Eviction Defense! in East Oakland 480_reclaim-our-home_1.jpg by ACCE
6521 Bancroft Ave. in East Oakland...
Event Date: Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:32PM
image Court Overturns Government Refusal to Protect Rare Coastal Marten 480_humboldt_marten_usfs_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Mink-like Marten Threatened by Logging, Pesticides, Climate Change...
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:07PM
text As Trump’s EPA abandons protections, Farmworker communities call on California to ban brain-harming chlorpyrifos by via Safe Ag Safe Schools
Concerned residents hold Cesar Chavez Day events across the state...
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:00PM
image Fire Relief Benefit for 2551 San Pablo in Oakland 480_2551-san-pablo-oakland_1.jpg by via Jonah Strauss
In the early morning hours of Monday, March 27th, a four-alarm fire erupted at 2551 San Pablo. There were fatalities. The building was primarily a home for extremely low-income people of color....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:59PM
calendar Boycott Granite 480_no_walls_no_borders_boycott_granite_construction_1.jpg by Watsonville Brown Berets
Granite Construction Company 585 W Beach St, Watsonville...
Event Date: Thu Mar 30, 2017 3:30PM
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 6:21PM
text Trump’s attack on the NEA, CPB, and NEH is an attack on the arts and humanity in Oakland by Lynda Carson
In Oakland, Trump’s proposed budget cuts that plan to eliminate the Institute of Museum and Library Services would have a major impact on many institutions including the Oakland Museum of California, Chabot Space and Science Center Foundation, and the African American Museum and Library!...
Posted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 11:57PM
image Miguel Masso Strikes Again 480_hollister-california-police.jpg by JP Massar
Miguel Masso and officers like him – victims of trauma from being in the military or otherwise, those who see a gun behind every shadow, hotheads, “cowboys,” and those whose ego prevent them from dealing with the public with restraint and respect when the public is not reciprocating, do not belong on police forces....
Posted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:02PM
calendar Cesar Chavez March - Santa Rosa by Elizabeth Montgomery
Roseland Village Shopping Center, 777 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407...
Event Date: Sun Apr 2, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:06AM
text Oakland’s affordable housing threatened by Trump’s proposed $6.2 billion budget cut to HUD by Lynda Carson
Two wealthy high ranking Trustees of the right-wing fascist Heritage Foundation demanding budget cuts to HUD and other non-defense federal programs reside in the Bay Area, including Jerry Hume (George H. Hume) of San Francisco, and Nersi Nazari of Atherton!...
Posted: Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:08AM
calendar Remembering Michael Randell Mears 480_mike_sc_1_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Our friend Micheal Mears died of hypothermia on February 17, 2017 in Santa Cruz. His Memorial Service will be on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM outside Santa Cruz City Hall, 809 Center St, Santa Cruz, California...
Event Date: Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:30PM
Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:59PM
image UCSF Outsourcing Tech Jobs And Brazilian Labor Struggles 480_brazil_rehire_the_transit_workers_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the outsourcing of tech jobs at UCSF and how it affects the workers and public. It also looks at the economic and political crisis in Brazil and the role of the unions including the independent trade union federation CSP Conlutas....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:15PM
video Video: Questions from Public Lead Santa Cruz Police Chief to Admit ICE Agent Embedded in SCPD (video/mp4 177.3mb) by Alex Darocy
At the Santa Cruz City Council meeting on February 28, questions from members of the public, and subsequently those of Vice Mayor David Terrazas and Council Member Sandy Brown, prompted Chief of Police Kevin Vogel to admit there has been an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)/Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agent embedded in the Santa Cruz Police Department for years, despite the fact that by law, Santa Cruz is a Sanctuary City. The questions were part of the massive public outcr...
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:38PM
image City of Santa Cruz: Ban Gas-powered and High Noise Leaf Blowers 480_gas_powered_leaf_blower_1.jpg by Ban Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers
Make Santa Cruz healthier for our residents! Please ban gas-powered leaf blowers and high noise leaf blowers above 55 decibels....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 5:37PM
image California School Districts Support Santa Clara County’s Challenge To Trump Executive Orders On Immigration aclu_ca_schools.png by via ACLU of Northern California
San Francisco, March 23, 2017 - Dozens of California school districts and leading education organizations today announced the filing of an amicus brief supporting Santa Clara County in its legal challenge to President Trump’s executive order threatening to withhold funding from so-called sanctuary cities....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 2:44PM
image Nazi Flyers Posted in Downtown Santa Cruz 480_santa-cruz-nazi-watch_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Antifa
Fascist fliers are being posted in the downtown Santa Cruz area; both of these were found along Laurel Street....
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 10:24PM