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Student Debt Crisis at Sonoma State University - by Sharita
Student debt has surpassed the $1 trillion mark not too long ago. A lot of students are clearly unaware of how much either they or their parents are paying to attend this University.
Posted: Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:00PM
New Report: Rising Seas Threaten 233 Federally Protected Species - by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Sea-level rise driven by climate change poses a deadly threat to 233 federally protected animal and plant species in 23 coastal states, according to a new scientific report from the Center for Biological Diversity (see PDF), and U.S. wildlife protection agencies are not doing enough to protect at-risk species.
Posted: Tue Dec 10, 2013 3:44PM
Drakes Bay Oyster Company's En Banc Rehearing Petition Deserves Denial - by Dan Carlin
Following back-to-back losses in the Northern District of California and before a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Drakes Bay Oyster Company (DBOC) has submitted its final petition to the Ninth Circuit, hoping it can block the Secretary of Interior’s November 2012 decision to let the oyster operation’s forty-year lease in Drakes Estero expire on its own terms. DBOC’s appeal likely will, and should, fail.
Posted: Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:36AM
Sonoma State Student Unaware of Crazy Debt After College - by Jennifer Johnstone
Students at Sonoma State University are not aware of the debt they are getting themselves involved in when taking out loans. Schools do not provide enough knowledge about loans and student fees.
Posted: Sun Dec 8, 2013 10:13PM
Justice Now -STOP GELHAUS- March! / Justicia Ahora -DETENER GELHAUS- Marcha! - by
Meet at Santa Rosa City Hall (4pm): 100 Santa Rosa Avenue, Santa Rosa Sheriffs Department (5pm): 2796 Ventura Avenue Santa Rosa
Event Date:Tue Dec 10, 2013 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 6, 2013 4:46PM
Court Rejects Plan to Clearcut California Redwoods for Vineyard - by Center for Biological Diversity
SANTA ROSA, Calif.— Sonoma County Superior Court Judge Elliot Daum has rejected a plan to clearcut 154 acres of Northern California redwoods to plant vineyards for a winery. The proposal for an area in northwestern Sonoma County was challenged by the Sierra Club’s Redwood Chapter, the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Gualala River. In response, Judge Daum said the state’s “environmental impact report” for Artesa Winery’s forest-to-vineyard project violates the Ca...
Posted: Fri Dec 6, 2013 11:33AM
Survival in Sarajevo: Friendship in a Time of War - by Alaina Yoakum
Osher Marin JCC 200 N San Pedro Rd San Rafael, CA 94903 415-444-8000 http://www.marinjcc.org
Event Date:Tue Dec 10, 2013 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 6, 2013 10:13AM
Legal Brief Shows Drakes Bay Oyster Company’s Rehearing Request Has No Legal Merit - by Amy Trainer
Environmental groups support Interior Department’s opposition to Drakes Bay Oyster Company's en banc rehearing and affirm 9th Circuit Appeals Court's denial of preliminary injunction.
Posted: Thu Dec 5, 2013 2:15PM
In the Deptuy's Shoes - by Vanessa P
Taking a different look at the Andy Lopez shooting. A police persons job is to protect the areas they patrol. From a different perspective, I bring my views to life.
Posted: Thu Dec 5, 2013 12:53PM
NO ARREST = NO ELECT: Protest at Campaign Fundraiser for DA Ravitch's Re-election - by
Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building 1351 Maple Ave. Santa Rosa, CA 95404-5120
Event Date:Tue Dec 3, 2013 4:30PM
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2013 12:38PM
Drakes Bay Oyster Co. Supporters Vandalize Environmental Action Committee office - by Amy Trainer
For the second time this year, supporters of Drakes Bay Oyster Company have vandalized the Point Reyes Station office of the Environmental Action Committee of West Marin (EAC).
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2013 11:59AM
Santa Rosa: 80 youth march surrounded by 26 cop cars - by Richard Becker, LiberationNews.org
A November 26 march organized by high school and middle school youth protesting the police killing of 13-year-old Andy Lopez was met with overwhelming force by the Santa Rosa Police Department. The SRPD deployed 26 police cruisers and six motorcycle units to temporarily stop the march of about 80 young people, arresting one marcher and citing 12 others.
Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2013 5:09PM
Thanksgiving Letter from Sujey Lopez, the Mother of Andy Lopez - by Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez
Thanksgiving Letter to Sheriff Gelhaus, DA Ravitch and members of the Law Enforcement Agencies responsible for the death of my son. From Sujey Lopez, the mother of Andy Lopez. Carta de Thanksgiving para el sheriff Gelhaus, fiscal Ravitch, y los miembros de las agencias de ley responsables por la muerte de mi hijo. De Sujey Lopez, la madre de Andy Lopez.
Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 11:25PM
Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez Statement on why Sherrif Gelhaus should be indicted - by Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez
On Tuesday October 22, 2013, Deputy Sheriff Erick Gelhaus shot and killed 13-year old Andy Lopez as Andy walked on Moorland Ave. on his way to return a toy air-soft gun to a friend. Officer Gelhaus’ first bullet pierced Andy’s heart killing him instantly. Immediately, Officer Gelhaus pumped at least six additional rounds into Andy’s lifeless body. As Andy lay bleeding, Officer Gelhaus handcuffed him before even attempting CPR.
Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2013 3:51PM
California Democratic Party’s Environmental Caucus Rejects Drakes Bay Oyster Co. - by Amy Trainer
In three key votes, the Environmental Caucus overwhelmingly supported Drakes Estero Wilderness by 3 to 1 margin and rejected support of Drakes Bay Oyster Company.
Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 8:40AM
Magdalena interview on Setting the Standard (audio/x-wav 69.0MB) - by paz
Magdalena interview on Setting the Standard on kpfa 94.1fm
Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 2:44AM
Life in Occupied Gaza - by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Sat Nov 23, 2013 11:30PM
Elevated Rates Of Thyroid Disease In California Newborn Linked To Fukushima Fallout - by Michael Steinberg
A new study indicates that rates of a thyroid disease in California newborn spiked after they were exposed to fallout from the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011.
Posted: Fri Nov 22, 2013 9:58PM
9th Circuit Asks DOI to Respond to Drakes Bay Oyster Company's En Banc Petition - by Protect Our Shoreline News
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has asked the United States government through the Department of the Interior (DOI) and National Park Service (NPS) whether the denial of an appeal by Drakes Bay Oyster Company (DBOC) for an injunction should be reheard en banc. DBOC's attorneys filed a petition for a rehearing en banc in October. The DOI/NPS have until December 2 to respond.
Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:53PM
One Month Later and Still No Justice - March for Andy Lopez - by
City Hall, 100 Santa Rosa Avenue, Santa Rosa District Attorney's Office, 600 Administration Drive, Room 212 J, Santa Rosa
Event Date:Fri Nov 22, 2013 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:53AM