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Oakland’s affordable housing threatened by Trump’s proposed $6.2 billion budget cut to HUD
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
Remembering Michael Randell Mears
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
Come show your support for the ACA (ObamaCare) and get paid! (mission district)
583 Shotwell St near 20th St...
Event Date: Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 5:09PM
House Rejects Puerto Rico Healthcare Amendment
The House Rules Committee rejected an amendment that would allocate Medicaid funding to Puerto Rico at an equal level to US states....
Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:59AM
Healthcare Not Wealthcare Demonstration
Federal Building 90 7th Street San Francisco We will gather at the Federal Building, where the Health and Human Services Department has offices. The demonstration will feature creative dramatizations of the potential effects of this bill. ...
Event Date: Sat Mar 25, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:49PM
Responding to Mental Health Crisis without the Police: A Berkeley Forum
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, Fellowship Hall, 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley...
Event Date: Sat Apr 8, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:16PM
Stephanie Jackson: Community Organizer for Ride New Orleans on Making Riders' Needs Heard (audio/mpeg 12.3mb)
Stephanie Jackson is the Community Organizer for Ride New Orleans, a non-profit organization that works to enhance the quality of life in the New Orleans region by promoting safe, convenient, and affordable transportation options....
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:43PM
Remembering Michael Mears
Remembrance Gathering April 11 at City Hall...
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:14PM
Stability First: A Community Of Tents and Tables; Chairs, Coffee and Camaraderie.
Governments need to take a serious look at how we have succeeded – and how they could help us succeed better. They need to take stability seriously. They need to allow an environment where stability can exist. And that means cities need to change how they are doing things when housing simply does not exist or is unaffordable....
Posted: Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:11AM
Interview with Dj Jaffe - Focusing on Reforms for Untreated Serious Mentally Ill People (audio/mpeg 26.5mb)
Dj Jaffe - Author of Insane Consequences: How the Mental Health Industry Fails the Mentally Ill - is a mental health advocate unafraid to speak the truth about the realities of untreated serious mental illness. He has been called radical by some and a gadfly by others but there is no doubt that his words resonate with many families unable to help their sick loved ones because the mental health system is completely dysfunctional....
Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:24PM
March for Health, Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa City Hall...
Event Date: Sat Apr 1, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:08AM
Interview with Cindy Schwartz: Jail Diversion Program Direction - Miami-Dade County (audio/mpeg 18.2mb)
Florida is not a medicaid expansion state but pre and post booking jail diversion programs for mentally ill people are alive and strong in Miami-Dade County. How are they doing it?...
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:05PM
Revised: HUD Tenant Leaders Demand Congress Reject Trump’s “Death Budget”
“Trump’s budget will push millions of people from their homes; starve seniors, children and families; and deny health care to 24 million people,” said Ed Lucas, of Chicago, President of the National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT). “People will die if these proposals see the light of day. Congress should declare Trump’s “Death Budget” dead on arrival!”...
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:19PM
Veterans Job Fair
Veterans Memorial Building 846 Front Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Thu Apr 6, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:50PM
The 89th Freedom Sleepers Sleep-out at Santa Cruz City Hall
The Freedom Sleepers will be sleeping out at City Hall once again this Tuesday, March 21, 2017. We will provide free food and sleep out against the sleeping ban where unsheltered people are woken and often ticketed by the police and rangers....
Event Date: Tue Mar 21, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:39AM
Scientific Panel Criticizes EPA Assessment of Glyphosate
Criticism of Pesticide Program Comes on Heels of Breaking Scandal Over Its Cozy Relationship With Monsanto...
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:43PM
Third Anti-homeless Fence Decorating Party
Post Office 850 Front St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Mar 18, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:36PM
California regulators weaken proposed rules for pesticide use near schools
Comprehensive restrictions and school right-to-know are ignored in new draft of pesticide rules...
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:54PM
HUD Secretary Ben Carson supports $6.2 billion in budget cuts to HUD
HUD Secretary Ben Carson, who recently bought a fancy $1.3 million home near D.C., in Vienna, Virginia, where he resides with his wife Candy, was A.W.O.L., and nowhere to be found by the media yesterday when it came time for him to step up to the plate on behalf of the poor, elderly and disabled, to oppose the proposed $6.2 billion in budget cuts that will harm hundreds of thousands of HUD’s subsidized households!...
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:52AM
Californians Not “Roundup-Ready”: Citizens Triumph over Monsanto in Cancer-Causing Pesticide Listing
Court upholds Constitutional right of Californians to protect themselves from toxic chemicals...
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:07PM