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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The story of Riseup.net - by via riseup.net
Riseup has become a force to be reckoned with. We are the largest nonprofit email provider in the world, outside of a university system. We run one of the world's most used TOR nodes. We are frequently cited and sourced as one of the few ethical, autonomous, and secure internet providers.
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:20PM
Colorado mink farm raided, forced to close - by Animal Liberation
Activists raid, shut down mink farm days after its location is made public.
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2013 1:41PM
CA Police Brutality Coalition Calls Andy Lopez Killing 'Police Terrorism' - by CA Statewide Coalition Against Police Brutality
SANTA ROSA – A statewide police brutality organization is noting that on October 22 – the same day that thousands of people were protesting "police terror" across the country and at the State Capitol in Sacramento – a Santa Rosa Sheriff's Deputy gunned down 13-year-old Andy Lopez.
Posted: Fri Nov 8, 2013 6:13PM
Sonoma County Democrats Pass Pro-Drakes Estero Wilderness Resolution - by EAC of West Marin
On October 8th, the Sonoma County Democratic Central Committee overwhelmingly passed a resolution supporting the Obama Administration’s decision to protect Drakes Estero in Point Reyes National Seashore as “a marine wilderness area for the enjoyment and benefit of all current and future generations of Americans.”
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 2:57PM
US Globalized Torture Black Sites - by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Wed Oct 9, 2013 12:08AM
Sonoma County Group Calling on Washington Voters to Pass State GMO Initiative - by Occupy Sonoma County
To support the passage of GMO labeling legislation, members of Santa Rosa-based Occupy Sonoma County have organized a phone banking campaign to contact Washington residents and encourage them to vote "yes" on I 522.
Posted: Wed Oct 2, 2013 7:21PM
Judaism 101: Introduction or Re-discovery of Judaism Taught by Rabbi Susan Leider - by Marcy
Oct 10, 2013–Feb 27, 2014 6:30–9:30pm 18 sessions You may sign up for the entire course or drop in for any of the specific sessions listed below. Whatever your choice, if you desire a deeper connection to Judaism, are considering conversion, are searching for a definition of your own Jewish voice and identity or just desire to study joyously with others, this course is a great way to discover your identity and make some new friends at Kol Shofar.
Posted: Tue Oct 1, 2013 10:59AM
Indigenous Languages Conference, “Coming of Age” at the Marin Headlands, Sept 13-15 - by AICLS
The 11th Annual Language is Life Conference, “Coming of Age” will be held at the Headlands, September 13-15, 2013. Conference is full but for more information: contact Marina Drummer, AICLS Administrator, 221 Idora Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94591, (707) 486-6806, email@example.com.
Posted: Tue Sep 10, 2013 4:23PM
Timothy James Anderson, Deputy Santa Cruz harbormaster arrested in pitchfork attack - by Harbor Rat
Timothy James Anderson, Deputy Santa Cruz harbormaster arrested in pitchfork attack
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 5:21PM
NSA Bugs UN Headquarters - by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2013 11:54PM