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UC Santa Cruz Students Distribute Fake Eviction Notices on Campus - by UCSC Committee for Justice in Palestine
Members of the UC Santa Cruz Committee for Justice in Palestine (UCSC CJP) distributed fake eviction notices to students in dormitories on Tuesday evening. The notices, meant to raise awareness of the plight faced by Palestinian Bedouins in Israel, also notified students that a rally in support of Palestinian Bedouins facing displacement will take place on December 4th at the Quarry Plaza, noon-4pm.
Posted: Wed Dec 4, 2013 10:21AM
Free workshop helps undocumented youths become DACA-mented - by Sharat G. Lin
The San José Peace and Justice Center and the Justice Studies Program at San José State University held a free workshop to assist undocumented youths in filling out the complex applications for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2013 1:41PM
Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo in the Bay DEC 2013: "Youth & Education Movements" (audio/mpeg 94.0MB) - by Radio Autonomía
Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo in the Bay DEC 2013 SHOW "Youth & Education Movements"
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2013 12:35AM
Open Letter to SFSU President Wong Concerning Student Celebration of the Edward Said Mural - by National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area
President Wong: We are writing on behalf of the National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (NLGSF), to express our serious concern about your statements regarding the November 7 student celebration of the Edward Said mural, and to urge you to uphold academic freedom by Palestinian students and faculty against outside political pressure. AMCHA’s call for investigation and discipline and false accusation of anti-Semitism against GUPS and AMED is a politically motivated attempt to s...
Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2013 12:58AM
San Jose State University Hate Crime Deplorable - by Santa Cruz County NAACP
African-American Student at San Jose State University Endured Months of Torment by Dorm Mates
Posted: Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:04AM
Workers and Students Shutdown UCSC (pt 2: rally videos) (video/x-flv 41.8MB) - by Alex Darocy
Students and workers at UC Santa Cruz blocked both entrances and shut the campus down in support of a University of California-wide unfair labor practices strike on November 20, called for by AFSCME 3299. Videos are from the rally held at the base of campus at noon. Top video: Worker/AFSCME Member speaks.
Posted: Sat Nov 23, 2013 8:35AM
Workers and Students Shutdown UCSC during Statewide ULP Strike (video/x-flv 31.4MB) - by Alex Darocy
Students and workers at UC Santa Cruz blocked both entrances and shut the campus down in support of a University of California-wide unfair labor practices strike on November 20, called for by AFSCME 3299. [Top video: compilation of clips from the blockade of the west entrance of UCSC and the march down to the main entrance of campus. Scroll down to view photos.]
Posted: Fri Nov 22, 2013 1:04AM
SSP&RIT honored to have Vallejo High School mascot removed - by via Angel Heart
VALLEJO, CA – Sacred Sites Protection & Rights of Indigenous Tribes (SSP&RIT) advised the Vallejo City Unified School District (VCUSD) Board of Education on November 20 to remove its mascot (Apache) as it is offensive to Native Americans.
Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:08AM
SSP&RIT moves to have Vallejo High School mascot removed - by via Angel Heart
VALLEJO, CA. - Sacred Sites Protection & Rights of Indigenous Tribes (SSP&RIT) has advised the Vallejo City Unified School District, Board of Education to remove the Vallejo High School mascot (Apache), as it is offensive to Native Americans.
Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2013 4:56PM
AFSCME 3299 Announces Nov 20 ULP Strike at University of California - by AFSCME 3299
Oakland: The University of California’s largest union today gave UC Administrators notice that its members will participate in a one day Unfair Labor Practice Strike of UC Campuses and Medical Centers on November 20th. AFSCME 3299 Service and Patient Care workers will be joined on the picket lines by members of the California Nurses Association and UC Santa Cruz’ Skilled Crafts Unit (K7—also represented by AFSCME 3299)—each of whom have authorized a sympathy strike and given notice to...
Posted: Fri Nov 8, 2013 5:04PM
Student Academic Workers Strive to Bring Many Voices When Bargaining with UC Managers (video/x-flv 11.5MB) - by Alex Darocy
University of California student academic workers from around the state who serve as union negotiators gathered at UC Santa Cruz to meet with UC managers during the second day of the northern California bargaining session on October 22. To bring more voices to the process, a rally at Quarry Plaza was held where speakers were heard, which was followed by a march to the Humanities 1 building. When the large group of mostly graduate students reached the bargaining location, which was on the fir...
Posted: Fri Nov 1, 2013 9:51PM
Rally to Save City College - by Allan Fisher
Start at CCSF's Civic Center campus 750 Eddy St. near Polk at 3:30 pm March down Polk St. for a rally on the City Hall steps at 4:00 pm.
Event Date:Thu Oct 31, 2013 3:30PM
Posted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 4:02PM
University of California Bargaining Testimony - by via Towards Mediocrity
The testimonials of UC student-workers--TAs, readers, and tutors--about the declining quality and access to education at the University of California. These are stories shared during bargaining for UAW 2865, the UC Student-Workers' Union, in the campaign for a new, fair contract for student-workers.
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2013 6:56PM
UC to encroach on public right of way, install archway on Telegraph Avenue - by Berkeley News
In this first semester as new UC Berkeley president, Nicholas Dirks has expressed intentions to increase the UC's influence over Telegraph Avenue by encroaching on the public right of way to install a piece of UC Berkeley property - an illuminated archway. The archway is designed by university staff and the Berkeley Design Advocates, a local design firm who supports the sale of the Berkeley Post Office by UC regent Richard Blum. The city of Berkeley's department of public works made minimal...
Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2013 12:38AM
Janet Napolitano Visit Protested at UC Santa Cruz (video/x-flv 124.1MB) - by Alex Darocy
Students and workers protest incoming University of California President Janet Napolitano on the second day of her visit to UC Santa Cruz on October 18. Individuals made their voices heard in Clark Kerr Hall when the former head of homeland security met with a representative of UC Santa Cruz's student government privately inside of the building.
Posted: Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:43AM
Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo:: Classroom Struggle Interview (audio/mpeg 22.2MB) - by Radio Autonomia
Interview with Classroom Struggle
Posted: Wed Oct 16, 2013 11:32AM
GROWTH 2013 - by Disorientation Guide Collective
An introduction and in-depth analysis of campus expansion at UC Santa Cruz, raising questions about colonialism, UC politics, regional water conservation, endangered species protection, and the meaning of university education. From the creators of the Disorientation Guide.
Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2013 5:35PM
Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo in the Bay October 2013 SHOW (audio/mpeg 105.5MB) - by Radio Zapatista
Full Audio plus individual segments from the October 6, 2013 broadcast of Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo in the Bay on Berkeley Liberation Radio, 104.1 FM, livestream at Berkeley Liberation Radio
Posted: Sat Oct 12, 2013 2:19PM
Apple Harvest and Cider Pressing with Santa Cruz Fruit Tree Project - by Bradley Allen
On Saturday, September 28, the Santa Cruz Fruit Tree Project held their annual apple harvest and cider pressing party at the Live Oak Grange located at 1900 17th Avenue in Live Oak.
Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2013 9:39PM
Vegetables Bulldozed inside Sprouts Farmers Market grocery store - by BoycottSprouts.com
In-Store Theatre Demands that Sprouts Pulls Out of Development Deal of Community Farm Land Today, Friday, September 27, 2013, a group of vegetables were bulldozed inside an East Bay location of Sprouts Farmers Market--a grocery store chain with 160 locations throughout the Southwest and Western United States. Sprouts Farmers Market recently entered a development contract with the University of California Berkeley to develop what is currently a piece of agricultural land into a new store ...
Posted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 6:05PM