text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Call for Bankruptcy Ahead of "Vulture Fund" Deadline by Greg Williams
Before May, protections expire that shelter Puerto Rico from debt lawsuits and predatory financial groups popularly known as "vulture" funds....
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:45AM
image Santa Cruz City Council to Vote on Divesting from Trump’s Wall, DAPL Banks Resolutions 480_santa_cruz_city_council_dapl_resolution_1.jpg by via Santa Cruz Defunds Injustice
Santa Cruz, California - Two highly anticipated divestment resolutions will come before the Santa Cruz City Council for a vote during its April 25 meeting. One resolution aims to divest the city from companies involved in the construction of President Donald Trump’s controversial US-Mexico border wall, while the other targets banks financing the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL). If both pass, the city will divest funds from companies like Granite Construction who seek to construct the proposed b...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:48PM
text Healthcare in Sonoma County by Emily Kyle
An Op-Ed letter about Healthcare in Sonoma County....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:03PM
document "Progressives" Defeat Trump Wall Investment, but Local Anti-Homeless Fencing Still On survivor_sleepers_sign-up_list.pdf_140_.jpg by Robert Norse
Looks like the threat of disinvestment from Granite Construction may have discouraged them from bidding for the anti-immigrant Trump wall on the border. However the Councilmember Terrazas's :"Public Safety" Committee will still be considering a "cost-effective" fence along the levee along with increased cops, surveillance cameras, and lighting to add to the "no loitering", forbidden to sit, and high-pitched anti-homeless "Mosquito" boxes along the levee at Tuesday night's 4-25 Council meetin...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:08PM
calendar No Penalty for Poverty - Housing For All by Keith McHenry (posting by Norse)
3:30 PM County Building 4 PM Main Post Office Forbidden Fence 5 PM City Hall Throughout the Night: Inside and Outside City Hall...
Event Date: Tue May 9, 2017 3:30PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:01PM
calendar Refuse Fascism Teach-In @ SFSU by Refuse Fascism
San Francisco State University, Cesar Chavez Student Union, Richard Oakes Multicultural Center...
Event Date: Tue Apr 25, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 8:54AM
calendar Divided We Fall by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Resource Center For Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:05PM
calendar Former Seattle Police Chief Norm Stamper on Police-Community Relations 480_norm_stamper_1_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:30PM
Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2017 11:04AM
text Local Government Does Not Care by Ross Galleto
The amount that the local government ignores it's constituents is just as shameful as state and national governments ignoring us!...
Posted: Sat Apr 22, 2017 3:22PM
calendar May Day Tribute: How to Make Sanctuary Real 480_ida-b-wells.jpg by Freedom Socialist Party
New Valencia Hall, 747 Polk St., San Francisco (at Ellis near Civic Center BART/Muni; on/near #19, #31, #38, #47 Muni bus lines)...
Event Date: Sat May 6, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:51PM
image California African American Heritage includes commemoration of the Battle of Puebla 480_cinco-de-mayo-oldschool_1.jpg by CM Boxley
Surrounding French Camp, San Joaquin County, California we join Natchez, Mississippi and Vadalia, Louisiana commemorating the Battle of Puebla, and ultimately leading to mutually beneficial hard fought victories in 1865....
Posted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:11PM
image How Berkeley Cops Helped Alt-Right Trolls with No Permit Stage Their Rally 480_alt-right-trolls-berkeley_1.jpg by Anonymous / IGD
The Berkeley Police plan was for the white nationalist rally to take place and after their last speaker finished, police would begin "mobilizing against Antifa."...
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 10:29PM
calendar Stop Urban Shield: All Out to Berkeley City Council 480_stop-urban-shield_1.jpg by AROC
Berkeley Old City Hall Allston & MLK, Berkeley...
Event Date: Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 5:57PM
calendar Asia's Rise and America's Decline: From Obama to Trump and Beyond 480_05.23.17_asias_rise_and_decline._via_gaudilab_at_shutterstock_1.jpg by World Affairs
World Affairs Auditorium 312 Sutter Street, Suite 200 San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Tue May 23, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:57PM
calendar Twitter and Tear Gas: Social Media and Political Mobilization 480_05.17.17_twitter_and_tear_gas_via_wikipedia_1.jpg by World Affairs
World Affairs Auditorium 312 Sutter Street, Suite 200 San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed May 17, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:55PM
calendar Freedom Sleepers # 94 - Sleep-Out to End the Sleeping Ban 480_freedom_sleepers_93_library_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Santa Cruz City Hall 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Apr 25, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:28PM
image Formerly Enslaved Africans Created American Memorial Day 480_image_1.jpeg by Reprint Wikimedia
Maryters of the Race Course forgotten and disrespected, yet soon come alive again....
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:20PM
calendar Borders in Central America - The Impact of US Policy 480_cispes-committee-in-solidarity-people-el-salvador_1.jpg by Karl Kramer
Redstone Building at 2940 16th Street (between Mission and S. Van Ness) San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri May 12, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:38AM
calendar Whistleblower at the CIA: Melvin Goodman with Daniel Ellsberg 480_goodman_ellsberg._bernstein_1.jpg by Bob Baldock
First Presbyterian Church, 2407 Dana, Berkeley...
Event Date: Wed Jun 21, 2017 7:30PM
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 9:43AM
image Tax Day Protest in Palo Alto Targets Apple Too 480_taxcrowdbyhal_1.jpg by Action League
Palo Alto's traditional Tax Day protests against military spending vibrated the city's downtown in a bigger way than usual this year. Rallies rocked in both of Palo Alto's large plazas and a march afterwards swung by the Apple store on University Ave. Some of the demonstrators sang songs in front of the store, then entered the establishment with their demand: hi tech firms, stop donating to the Republican party now!...
Posted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:31PM