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calendar The 4th Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair (SBBF), June 2-3, 2017 480_2017_sbbf.jpg by Faye Wilson Kennedy
Women's Civic Improvement Center/Club, 3555 3rd Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817. Community members can pick-up a free SBBF Event Program @ WCIC-Saturday, June 3, from 9:00am-5:30pm....
Event Date: Sat Jun 3, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:41AM
document Lack of Funds in Sacramento's Transportation Infrastructure keith_serne_investigative_sociology_letter_to_editor.pdf_140_.jpg by Keith Serne
This letter discusses how many of the roads and highways in the Sacramento area are not up to par. A research group known as TRIP conducted research on this issue and found just how frustrated Sacramento residents are on this topic....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:18AM
image The African Founding Father of California, a "Hidden Figure" to be discovered 480_leidesdorff_highway__3__1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
The "hidden figures" of California African American Heritage remains a difficult and challenging notion given the difficult journey towards freedom. Today, AB 783 (Weber) may find a way to begin to officially quantify and qualify on the record the profound contributions to the forward flow of humanity by people of African ancestry throughout the State of California....
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:31AM
image ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient 480_evan_minton.jpg by via ACLU of Northern California
Sacramento County Hospital Refused Transition-Related Surgery...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 4:31PM
document Groups Submit Comments to BLM's Request for Public Review of Oil and Gas Leasing and Development on Federal Lands clubcommentsonccfo.pdf_140_.jpg by via Sierra Club
On April 6, the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and Sierra Club submitted nearly 100 pages of comments (see PDF) on the Draft Resource Management Plan Amendment/Draft Environmental Impact Statement ("RMP"/"DEIS") for the Bureau of Land Management ("BLM") Central Coast Field Office in Hollister. The Planning Area consists of about 6.8 million acres of public land which includes about 793,000 acres of Federal mineral estate in Fresno, Kings, Monterey and San Benito counties managed by the...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:58PM
image Berkeley April 15th: Anarchists and Antifascists Clash with Alt-Right, Neo-Nazis, and Trump Supporters 480_berkeley-april-15-neo-nazi-rally_1.jpg by It's Going Down
Black Bloc Defends Berkeley as Trump Supporters Give Nazi Salutes...
Posted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 6:32PM
image Donate to the Woman Brutally Assaulted by Nathan Damigo of Identity Europa in Berkeley 480_louise-punched-support-louise_1.jpg by Anti-Fascist News
We believe it is essential to provide support for those who risked their lives to confront white nationalists on the street, and that it is extra important for those who were victimized with targeted violence....
Posted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 11:43AM
image Fundraiser to Support LocalWiki! 480_localwiki_logo_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Wiki News
For over 10 years, LocalWiki has served communities without any advertising, spammy corporate partnerships or user-tracking spyware....
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:37PM
image Call CSU Stanislaus, Demand They Expel Violent Neo-Nazi Nathan Damigo 480_defendthebay_1.jpg by Stop Hate Alliance
Nathan Damigo is a leading white supremacist and a student at CSU Stanislaus in Turlock, CA. He spent 5 years in prison for carrying out a violent hate crime and has been documented putting up neo-Nazi stickers at his college. On Saturday, April 15th, he attacked and beat up someone during the pro-Trump rally in Berkeley, CA. Call both the Dean and President of CSU Stanislaus and demand that they expel Damigo now! Enough is enough! Damigo has got to go!...
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:14PM
image Stockton Rural Cemetery ~ Block 27 part of our California African American Heritage 480_17630156_841540142652980_2736842811475342783_n_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
2017 Memorial Day, we continue to help will build a brighter future for the City of Stockton, California by remembering and celebrating Rev. Jeremiah King. His example of determination and consistency will help identify, document, preserve and help exceed the National Historic standards to include the legacy of those interred within Block 27-Stockton Rural Cemetery and placing in context our authentic elevated seat of authority showcasing California African American Heritage....
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:05AM
image How the Biggest Racist Alt-Right Rally of 2017 is Happening…in Berkeley 480_northern-california-anti-racist-action-nocara_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action
The so-called Liberty Revival Alliance thinks that if they can get away with bringing their fascist and racist political agenda to Berkeley, they can take it anywhere. The group is also using a frequent tactic of the Right to superficially deny their hateful politics by rejecting unsavory labels, or alternatively, hide from the consequences of open fascism by waving the banner of free speech....
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:14AM
image Commission closes recreational fishing for salmon on Klamath, Trinity rivers this fall 480_trinity_below_lewiston_1_1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
The California Fish and Game Commission today unanimously voted to close sport fishing for Chinook salmon on the Klamath and Trinity rivers this fall and adopted the ocean fishing salmon fishing regulations for the California coast approved by the federal Pacific Fishery Management Council (PFMC) on April 11....
Posted: Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:50PM
calendar Sacramento Rally & Senate Health Cmte Hearing-SB 562's 1st Vote! by Elizabeth Montgomery
Sacramento Convention Center Complex, 1400 J St, Sacramento, California 95814...
Event Date: Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:28PM
calendar Teachers with whiteboards: organizing social justice classroom curriculum by David Giesen
Negril's (Caribbean restaurant) 25012 J Street Sacramento...
Event Date: Thu Apr 13, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 12, 2017 10:30AM
calendar March and Protest - National Strike! 480_screen_shot_2017-04-11_at_11.24.27_am.jpg by Mike Rhodes
Courthouse Park (Tulare and Van Ness) in downtown Fresno...
Event Date: Mon May 1, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:30AM
image Freedom for All Americans, 2017 Memorial Day ~ Stockton Rural Cemetery untitled__214_.png by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Today, we begin preparations for Memorial Day 2017, honoring the founders and early members of the Stockton African Baptist Church and Ebenezer A.M.E. Church in the City of Stockton. Many who are interred within Block 27 ~ Stockton Rural Cemetery are unknown, without grave markers or in need of repair, together we will honor the past as an example of the work of the California State Legislature creating AB 783 (Weber) establishing statutory authority for the California Commission for the Pre...
Posted: Sun Apr 9, 2017 12:47PM
image Record low Klamath salmon run spurs Tribal, commercial and sport fishery closures 480_10_ma_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
For the Yurok Tribe, who have fished the Klamath for thousands of years, the looming closure will also be an “unprecedented disaster,” according to Amy Cordalis, the Tribe’s General Counsel, a Yurok Tribe member and fisherwoman. Her family lives and fishes in Requa at the mouth of the Klamath River. ““This is the worst year in history for Klamath salmon,” said Cordalis. “There is no mystery as to why. The effects of an unprecedented drought were exacerbated by dams and diversions. This ye...
Posted: Sat Apr 8, 2017 4:20PM
calendar Support Alternative/Independent Media in Fresno 480_screen_shot_2017-04-07_at_9.48.27_am.jpg by Mike Rhodes
The Unitarian Universalist Church 2672 E Alluvial in Fresno...
Event Date: Sun Apr 9, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 7, 2017 9:55AM
audio People’s Radio in Fresno for April 5, 2017 (audio/mpeg 57.4mb) by Mike Rhodes
This is a 30 minute audio of the Stir it Up radio show on KFCF 88.1 FM in Fresno heard on Wednesday, April 5, 2017...
Posted: Wed Apr 5, 2017 5:49PM
image Where's Nunes Rally in Fresno 480_dsc_5152_1.jpg by Mike Rhodes
About 400 people attended a "Where's Nunes Rally" in Fresno today (March 31, 2017). Nunes was in town speaking to corporate farming interests about water issues. In other words, he was talking about how to get more publicly subsidized water to benefit the wealthy CEO's who own the farms in Western Fresno County....
Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2017 6:09PM