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Community Support for Black Lives Matter in Capitola
Several dozen activists gathered at two corners of the 41st Ave. and Capitola Road intersection in support of reversing police violence. I was there s a HUFF activist and Free Radio Santa Cruz reporter....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:31PM
Municipal Ordinance Provides Force of Law Protection For Immigrants
City Electeds Must Act Now...
Posted: Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:25AM
SCPD officer Erik Bailey named as killer of Sean Arlt; DA won't press charges
Today Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell announced his office will not file charges against Erik Bailey, the Santa Cruz Police Department officer who shot and killed a 32 year old local resident, Sean Arlt, on October 16, 2016....
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 3:30PM
Raids on Santa Cruz Immigrant Communities Cause Severe Damage
Eyewitness and on-the-ground accounts from those directly affected by the recent pre-dawn raids launched by Department of Homeland Security and Santa Cruz Police Department on Monday, February 13 2017....
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 1:51AM
Highly Militarized ICE Raids on California's Central Coast
Immigrant communities across the country are on edge after federal immigration agents arrested over 600 people in the past week in the largest raids since Donald Trump became president. Raids were reported in at least 11 states, including California, New York, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri and Wisconsin....
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 5:56PM
Día Sin Inmigrantes!
Watsonville Plaza Watsonville, California 95076...
Event Date: Thu Feb 16, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 3:46PM
California Shrugs Off Deadline for Shutting Down Illegal Oil Industry Injections
Brown Administration Lets 1,650 Oil Wells Continue Polluting Aquifers...
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:44PM
Valentine's Day for Freedom SleepOut #84
Covering Up Warmly at City Hall 809 Center St or on the nearby steps, take your choice. The protest runs from Tuesday early afternoon to mid-morning Wednesday. Bring your sweetie to celebrate restoring civil rights for the rain-soaked renegades of Santa Cruz....
Event Date: Tue Feb 14, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:37AM
Santa Cruz Stands Up Against Muslim Ban
Community Speaks Out Against Immigration Ban...
Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 10:35AM
Hundreds Rally in Santa Cruz to Support Planned Parenthood
Demonstration outside Planned Parenthood Santa Cruz in support of fundamental rights to affordable healthcare and non-judgmental family planning....
Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 12:29PM
Santa Cruz Stands With Planned Parenthood
Hundreds Gather and Celebrate Planned Parenthood...
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:36PM
Planned Parenthood Support Rally Downtown Santa Cruz
Approx 150-200 people showed up on Pacific ave downtown SC to support our local Planned Parenthood in response to national de-fund pp day of which about 5-8 pro-life protesters showed up a block away....
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 2:18PM
Monarch Butterfly Population Drops by Nearly One-third
Iconic Butterfly Has Declined by More Than 80 Percent in Recent Decades...
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 3:26PM
Stand With Standing Rock - Stop Dakota Access Pipeline
Window On The Bay Park, Camino El Estero and Del Monte Ave, Monterey California...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Feb 9, 2017 10:19AM
Number of Monarchs Overwintering in California Remains Low
Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count results show that key sites had fewer butterflies than last year...
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 6:35PM
Protect Planned Parenthood - Santa Cruz
Soquel Ave at Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 10:30AM
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 2:50PM
Monterey County Residents to Challenge Plan to Turn Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
KING CITY, Calif. — Monterey County residents and members of the Center for Biological Diversity will attend a public hearing Thursday in King City to oppose a state plan to turn local underground water over to the oil industry for injection of contaminated waste fluid....
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 11:03AM
UCSC Student Sexually Assaulted by Professor with History of Sexual Harassment
The University of California Regents have settled a civil case filed on behalf of a former UC Santa Cruz student for $1.15 million, in regards to the school's failure to address sexual harassment and sexual violence involving former faculty member Hector Perla. Perla resigned from UCSC in June 2016 following an investigation into his conduct. Photo: Hector Perla...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:05PM
Department of Pesticide Regulation sued over cancer-causing fumigant
Attorneys representing a Ventura County farmworker and environmental justice groups filed suit in the Superior Court of California against the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) for its failure to follow the recommendations of scientists and provide public review for the regulation of the Prop 65-listed carcinogenic pesticide 1,3-dichlorpropene (brand name: Telone)...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 5:54PM
Public Higher Education: Free Tuition for California Students to the UC, CSU and Community College Systems Is Possible Today
January 24, 2017 - A tuition-free college education in California is possible. A new policy paper released today (see PDF) demonstrates that it is entirely possible today to provide the same accessible, low-cost university experience that California successfully offered its students from the 1960s through the 1990s....
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 5:18PM