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Sanctuary Village Presents 10 F.A.Q. to City Council - by Santa Cruz Sanctuary Village
Following an attack on Sanctuary Village by fear-monger smear blog, Stab Santa Cruz, homeless advocates present a 5 minute PowerPoint presentation that faces down 10 of the toughest questions. See video of the presentation.
Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 2:58PM
Free Screening of the Film 'Resistance' - by Laney Ennis
Landmark Shattuck Cinemas 2230 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley CA 94704
Event Date:Thu Aug 7, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 2:30PM
Ralph Nader Speaking on Privatization, the Post Office & the Fight Against the Corporate S - by
Downtown Berkeley Post Office Steps. 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA
Event Date:Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 6:47AM
Teens accused of killing Albuquerque homeless men may be behind other attacks - by meme
Three teenagers accused of fatally beating two homeless men beyond recognition with cinder blocks, bricks and a metal fence pole may have been terrorizing transients around Albuquerque for months, police said Monday. A man who identified himself as the father of two of the boys said they were once homeless themselves and he had no idea what prompted the beatings. One of the boys told police they had attacked about 50 homeless people over the last few months, but had never gone that far. But ...
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 3:41PM
Philippine president signs law requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings - by Akbayan (Citizens Action Party)
President Benigno Aquino, a known smoker, signed the law that will require the scary warning label to cover 50% of the bottom of cigarette packs, front and back. Tens of thousands of people die each year from tobacco-related diseases in the Philippines.
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 3:53AM
Richmond environmentalists' request support for challenge to Chevron refinery expansion (audio/mpeg 1.8MB) - by KPFA Weekend News/Andrés Soto/Ann Garrison
Richmond environmentalists ask supporters from all over the Bay Area to attend the Richmond City Council meeting at 403 Civic Center Street, several blocks east of the Richmond BART station on Tuesday, July 22nd. The meeting starts at 6:30 pm, but Andrés Soto of Communities for a Better Environment is urging people to arrive by 5:30 to get good seats and fill out speaker cards. Chevron's Richmond Refinery produces more greenhouse gases than any other corporation in California.
Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2014 11:56AM
Oakland Slumlords? video (video/mp4 48.7MB) - by tenant
Oakland landlord and professor Cubie Crawford and property management 2B Living acting like slumlords.
Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:34AM
Tenants Rights Meeting - by Guillermo Elenes
JFK University Community Center 2702 Clayton Rd. Concord California 94519
Event Date:Tue Jul 22, 2014 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:10AM
SF Civic Center walking tour: Tales to Wrest Your Soul Free - by David Giesen
American Youth Hostel 685 Ellis St. San Francisco
Event Date:Sun Jul 27, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2014 9:21AM
MDRC's Rent Reform Assault: Section 8 tenants vs. affordable housing industry - by Lynda Carson
The reason the assault on the low-income Section 8 voucher holders is occurring is because the affordable housing industry wants more Section 8 vouchers to be taken away from the poor. The affordable housing industry wants the vouchers to be removed from the poor so the vouchers can be converted, and transferred for use at their subsidized housing projects!
Posted: Mon Jul 21, 2014 8:57PM
Occupy Santa Cruz to Mark Third Anniversary - by One Occupier
Still Working for Social and Economic Justice
Posted: Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:22AM
100th Birthday Party for the Berkeley Post Office. - by
Downtown Berkeley Post Office 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA
Event Date:Sat Jul 26, 2014 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 21, 2014 9:05AM
Section 8 tenants are guinea pigs for Oakland nonprofit, in rent reform study - by Lynda Carson
For years, MRDC located downtown Oakland has been involved in using poor people as guinea pigs in research studies that they were hired to do for the government. This includes studies on people in welfare to work programs, people in school programs, work programs for ex-prisoners, including programs for disabled people. MRDC became most notable or notorious for coming up with the states welfare to work policies of the 80s and 90s!
Posted: Sat Jul 19, 2014 6:59AM
Vet’s Ruptured Spleen Ignored, Mocked by Jailors: Case Against Alameda County Set for Tria - by Siegel & Yee
For Immediate Release 7/18/14
Posted: Fri Jul 18, 2014 9:28PM
Affordable Housing - by eric
Asking the mayor to consider bunker style housing as a solution to affordable housing for homeless; 200-300 bunk beds at $200 a month = profit for state instead of wasted money on programs that don't work, no more missions enslaving people, no more real estate investors making life impossible, no more cops treating homeless like criminals, and a sense of community restored.
Posted: Fri Jul 18, 2014 2:07PM
Lawsuit Charges that Sacramento County’s Anti-Panhandling Ordinance is Unconstitutional - by ACLU of Northern California
SACRAMENTO – The ACLU of Northern California and the Law Office of Mark E. Merin on July 17 charged that an ordinance adopted in May by the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors banning panhandling is unconstitutional.
Posted: Fri Jul 18, 2014 1:58PM
Cyclist killed on the streets of New Orleans (audio/mpeg 4.7MB) - by m. toups
On Thursday July 17, a bicyclist was killed riding in the bike lane on St. Claude Ave at the intersection of Elysian Fields Ave.
Posted: Fri Jul 18, 2014 7:12AM
Healthcare for Veterans Privatization Won’t Fix the VA - by Don Bechler
518 Valencia, San Francisco One block west of 16th St BART and ½ block south of 16th St
Event Date:Sat Jul 19, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 17, 2014 6:27PM
5th Annual Festival del Nopal - by Steve Pleich
176 Lincoln Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Event Date:Sun Jul 27, 2014 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jul 17, 2014 3:34PM
EASTWEST #1: An Anarchist Newspaper - by EASTWEST
A new publication
Posted: Wed Jul 16, 2014 4:34PM