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image Hunger Strike Set to Begin May 25 at Folsom State Prison 480_folsom-state-prison_1.jpg by SF Bay View
All the prisoners held in Folsom’s ASU and Ad-Seg are without food bowls, therefore having to eat out of ziplock bags. They have no cups, needing to drink water from an old milk carton....
Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 11:58PM
calendar End Santa Cruz City Manager Martin Bernal’s Cruel War On Those Without Housing 480_martin_bernal_1000_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Santa Cruz City Hall 
809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Tue May 23, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 11:31AM
image FightBack against City Manager's Anti-Homeless Signs at City Hall 480_santa-cruz-city-hall-personal-survival-property_1.jpg by Robert Norse
Throughout the past week, unhoused folks, who some call the Survival Sleepers, have defied the latest drive-em-out edicts of City Manager Martin Bernal. Other activists are planning protests at City Council next Tuesday. Bernal has refused to answer simple questions about his newly posted signs. Mayor Chase in a recent interview refused to put the issue on the May 23rd Agenda for Public Discussion and Vote....
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 11:44AM
image City Council Must Take the Next Logical Step Toward Addressing Homelessness 480_15995251_1442289482472382_2762801441525249653_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Creation of Task Force on Homelessness Remains a Good Idea...
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 9:56AM
text Santa Cruz NAMI to Host Deceitful D.J. Jaffe by Sylvia
NAMI invites D.J. Jaffe to tout anosognosia, part of his Insane Consequences book tour....
Posted: Thu May 18, 2017 10:18AM
image New City Hall Restrictions Ambiguous and in Need of Clarity 480_18555840_10210713818216418_595847902730752693_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Questions About Legality Remain Unanswered...
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 12:45PM
text Rob Bonta bill AB 423 fails in legislature to preserve Oakland SRO hotels by Lynda Carson
Until the Ellis Act is amended to protect Oakland SROs, there is little the city can do to protect renters in SROs from greedy landlords being supported by the California Apartment Association, and their BIG MONEY corrupting influence to pay off politicians to vote against renter protections!...
Posted: Sat May 13, 2017 9:00AM
calendar Emergency Freedom Sleepers Sleep Out Tonight ! by Keith McHenry (posting by Norse)
809 Center St. City Hall Courtyard and Sidewalk along Center St...
Event Date: Fri May 12, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Fri May 12, 2017 5:17PM
image Sonoma County Rent Crisis and the Effect on Millennials 480_living_with_a_parent.jpg by Ross Galleto, Kristina Jaco, Iyla Knight...
Investigative Research on Sonoma County's Rent Crisis and the effect it is having on millennials....
Posted: Mon May 8, 2017 4:30PM
text Healthcare in Sonoma County: Uninsured Continues by Emily Kyle, Irma Saucedo, Yoseline Bean
Investigative Research on Healthcare in Sonoma County, specifically the uninsured....
Posted: Sun May 7, 2017 8:11PM
text California Apartment Association suspends legal challenges against Richmond rent control by Lynda Carson
Among the filthy rich billionaires who gave money to the CAA, but lost in the battle against rent control in Richmond and Mountain View includes Berkshire Hathaway Home Services owned by Warren Buffet, Equity Residential owned by Sam Zell, and Prometheus Real Estate Group owned by Jackie Diller Salfier and the Diller family....
Posted: Sat May 6, 2017 9:56PM
text On the Housing Crisis in Sonoma County by Iyla Knight
Students have no choice but to drop out due to lack of being able to make ends meet....
Posted: Sat May 6, 2017 2:33PM
image Homelessness: Our Failure As A Society 120_santa-cruz-post-office-homeless-campout-2.jpg by Micah Posner
While the City of Santa Cruz is statistically better than the County of Santa Cruz at providing low income housing, it is much worse in the way that it denigrates and criminalizes people who cannot afford the rents being offered....
Posted: Fri May 5, 2017 12:30PM
calendar Shut Down Monsanto in Woodland: Largest Biotech Seed Research Facility in the World 480_shut-down-monsanto-woodland-may-22-2017_1.jpg by The Anti-Monsanto Project
Monsanto 12790 Gorman Lane Woodland, CA Meet at Raley's 367 W. Main Street Woodland, CA...
Event Date: Mon May 22, 2017 4:00AM
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 11:30PM
calendar Rally and March Against Monsanto at State Capitol in Sacramento 480_march-against-monsanto-may-20-2017_1.jpg by The Anti-Monsanto Project
South Steps of the State Capital in Sacramento 11th and N...
Event Date: Sat May 20, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 11:28PM
image Photos and Community Agreements from The Afrikan/Black Student Alliance Reclamation of Kerr Hall at UCSC 480_clark-kerr-hall-uc-santa-cruz-may-2-2017_1.jpg by Slug Solidarity
Photos sourced from friendly social media accounts in an effort to support The Afrikan/Black Student Alliance at UC Santa Cruz. May 2 and 3, 2017....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 4:08PM
image Black Students at UC Santa Cruz Protest Hostile Campus 480_african-black-student-alliance-uc-santa-cruz-may-2-2017_1.jpg by Afrikan Black Coalition
We are pushing back against the language of “occupation” in recognition of the largely white-centric and fairly recent “Occupy Movement”. We are pushing back against the language of “occupation” in recognition of the very real settler occupations that are hxstorical and ongoing, such as the European colonization and occupation of “The Americas”, as well as the current context of occupation in Palestine. We move in solidarity with Black people all over the world who are occupied by liberalism ...
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 1:42PM
text Response to: “It Isn’t Complicated: People Need a Place to Live” by Nathalie Marquez
This is a letter to the editor for The Press Democrat commenting on how I felt about an article that was written....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 11:09AM
text Sonoma County Affordable Housing Crisis by Emilia Sides
Affordable housing crisis is forcing residents out of Sonoma County....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 9:40AM
image Students Occupy Main Administrative Building at UC Santa Cruz 480_quarry-plaza-ucsc-may-2-2017_1.jpg by Slugs in the Woods
Students say they will not leave until demands from the Afrikan Black Student Alliance (A/BSA) are met....
Posted: Tue May 2, 2017 4:08PM