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image Local Housing Development Can Be Both Affordable and Supportive 480_17097447_1503635516337778_5770887745316971937_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Parallel Track Program Must be Developed...
Posted: Sun Jun 25, 2017 10:28AM
image City Must Adopt Two-Pronged Approach to Address Budget and Social Services 480_15965205_1444529198915077_7679872294829045749_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
We need the commitment to support a unified strategy and the resolve to stay the course....
Posted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:26AM
image New Restrictions on City Hall Access Must Be Reviewed by Council 480_18422993_1587576801276982_1988614087011077922_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Moratorium Pending Review is Appropriate Under the Circumstances...
Posted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 8:42AM
image Tres residents del Condado de Santa Cruz han sido arrestados por ICE 480_immigration-customs-enforcement-los-angeles_1.jpg by Santuario Santa Cruz
Oponernos a estas incursiones de los agentes de ICE en nuestro Condado, que es Santuario, haciendo prisioneros a nuestros vecinos más indefensos, separando familias, y mandando olas de miedo a todos los rincones....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 3:06PM
image Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Arrests in Santa Cruz County 480_immigration-customs-enforcement-los-angeles_1.jpg by Sanctuary Santa Cruz
Resist these incursions by federal agents into our Sanctuary territory, taking prisoners among some of our most vulnerable neighbors, splitting families apart, and sending waves of fear throughout our immigrant communities....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 3:00PM
image Call on Cabrillo College to fire Alex Taurke for Sexual Assault 480_alex_taurke_cabrillo_college_1.jpg by Megan Goodhue
A lawsuit has been filed by a former Cabrillo College student stating that Alex Taurke, a professor at Cabrillo College, sexually harassed and assaulted the student in May 2016....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 9:48AM
text RETHINK Leadership in All our Designs, Endeavors and POLICY by dogwood
For too many decades our union and other leaders have not done enough to educate themselves and the union members or the general public about the general problems and structures of capitalism, and other modes of design. Now we are very far "down the pike". Solutions abound, if we allow for real problem solving methods without preconceptions. Will the earth be virtually destroyed before the so called, union leaders get real....
Posted: Thu Jun 8, 2017 6:06PM
image Time to Revisit All-Volunteer Needle Exchange 480_18891699_10155529045959739_1950062665863627233_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Needle Exchange is Not the Problem, It is the Solution...
Posted: Wed Jun 7, 2017 4:19PM
document Santa Cruz blowing the leaves foia_request_big_wind_oct_10_16_r.pdf_140_.jpg by John Cohen-Colby
The majority of the Santa Cruz City Council and City Staff have been determined to drive away the "Freedom Sleepers" and "Survival Sleepers" resting first each Tuesday and then every night at the City Hall and Downtown Library....
Posted: Mon Jun 5, 2017 8:46PM
image Soquel Union Elementary School District and the Brown Act 480_soquel-unified-elementary-school-district-and-brown-act_1.jpg by SCCGJ
Soquel Union Elementary School District Board continues to create an environment that misinforms the public, minimizes community input, and discourages citizen involvement....
Posted: Fri Jun 2, 2017 9:45PM
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 "March Against Monsanto" Santa Cruz 480_139_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Photos are from before the march....
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 8:11PM
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 Stop Santa Cruz Neo-Nazi Band the Highway Murderers from Performing in San Jose 480_highway-murderers-santa-cruz-neo-nazis_1.jpg by San Jose Anti-Fascist Network
The Highway Murderers are a corny crypto-fascist butt rock band from Santa Cruz, California (they categorize their music as punk and thrash metal). Since the band’s formation in 2002, they have constantly been subject to criticism and resistance from the northern California music community for their consistently violent, misogynistic, and racist behavior. This has resulted in them generally being barred from performing at venues in their home town....
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 11:43AM
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
image Santa Cruz County Sheriff Jim Hart, Contrary to Assurances, Collaborates with ICE 480_santa-cruz-county-sheriff-jim-hart-ice-dhs_1.jpg by Sanctuary Santa Cruz
Evidence given to Sanctuary activists proves that Santa Cruz County Sheriff Jim Hart has been collaborating on “immigration-only” enforcement by ICE. Hart refuses to change the County Jail’s policies, which are voluntary....
Posted: Fri May 19, 2017 10:01PM
image Ohlone Indian Village is under attack 480_004_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Protests are taking place every morning 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the corners of Soquel Drive and Trout Gulch Road in Aptos California. Aptos Village was once an Indian Village!...
Posted: Thu May 18, 2017 5:11PM
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 Every Vote Counts: A Look at the Santa Cruz County Elections Department 480_every-vote-counts-santa-cruz-county_1.jpg by Santa Cruz County Grand Jury
The Grand Jury did an exhaustive investigation of the Santa Cruz County Elections Department. Despite claims of fraud nationally we found no such evidence here. We detail the protections that ensure the integrity of the voting process, and the impressive effort, dedication, and professionalism of our Elections Department....
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 3:27PM
calendar Commemorate revolutionary resistance and Judi Bari Day 480_judi_fist_oakland_3mar95__x_1.jpg by Earth First!
E. 33rd and Park Blvd, in front of Oakland High School, Oakland...
Event Date: Wed May 24, 2017 11:30AM
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 1:08PM