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text Word Processor: A review of the Bay Area's 'Processed World' in 'The Baffler' - by Office temp
Processed World was an ostensibly subversive magazine aimed at office workers and others who worked in SF's Financial District in the 1980's.
Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 11:23AM
calendar 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
image Cascade Media Convergence September 19th-21st, Portland 120_cascade_convergence_flyer.jpg original image ( 1275x1651) - by Cascade Media Convergence
Invitation to be part of the Cascade Media Convergence, a weekend of workshops, networking sessions and for community based media makers and artists taking place September 19th-21st. Events will primarily take place at the University of Oregon, Turnbull Center at 70 NW Couch in Portland's Old Town.
Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 1:37AM
text California Court Rules Against Dangerous Oil Development Near Pinnacles National Park - by Center for Biological Diversity
MONTEREY, Calif.— Citing concerns about water use and contamination, a Monterey County Superior Court judge has ruled that San Benito County unlawfully approved a dangerous new oil-development project near Pinnacles National Park that could result in hundreds of wells being drilled in important agricultural and wildlife habitat in the Salinas Valley watershed. As the judge’s ruling notes, “There are numerous opportunities for toxic spills to occur that the County has apparently not cont...
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:35PM
image Communism And Corporate Democracy Fracking The US and Canada 120_chinabuysdebt_fracksmidwest.jpg original image ( 1200x741) - by Tomas DiFiore
May 27, 2014 – A Bloomberg News analysis of 61 shale drilling companies found that the economic picture of shale oil and gas is unstable. Shale debt has almost doubled over the last four years while revenue has gained just 5.6 percent. For the 61 companies in their analysis, Bloomberg News reported: “In a measure of the shale industry’s financial burden, debt hit $163.6 billion in the first quarter.” Communists and Capitalists Together - Boring Through The Bedrock Of This Nation
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:54PM
calendar Was Edward Snowden Justified? - by steve lerman
Stream or download at http://greatspeechesandinterviews.blogspot.com/ Broadcast at Access Sacramento, Sundays 6-8pm PDT at http://www.live365.com/stations/accesssacramento?site=pro
Event Date:Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:33PM
audio Chevron campaign to buy City of Richmond: Andrés Soto on CIUT-Ontario (audio/mpeg 25.5MB) - by CIUT-Toronto-Taylor Report
Chevron is attempting to buy the City of Richmond, to insure the complex refinery permit it hopes to win at Richmond's next City Council meeting, on July 29th. Andrés Soto spoke to CIUT-Toronto host Phil Taylor about Chevron's purchase orders and the environmental battles throughout the East Bay Refinery Corridor. The Richmond City Council meeting on July 29th will begin at 6:30, at 403 Civic Center Drive, Richmond, four or five blocks east of the Richmond BART station.
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:11PM
image Stop Fooling California exposes oil lobbyist conflict of interest 120_wspa_president_meme.jpg original image ( 518x519) - by Dan Bacher
“Big Oil, we know you're no stranger to conflicts of interest. But you have outdone yourself this time!” the group, Stop Fooling California, stated on its Facebook page.(https://www.facebook.com/StopFoolingCalifornia)
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:36PM
calendar Standing on Sacred Ground: Santa Cruz premiere w/ Chief Caleen Sisk 120_standing_on_sacred_ground_caleen_sisk_santa_cruz.jpg original image ( 1584x1584) - by
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz
Event Date:Fri Aug 1, 2014 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 3:42PM
image Teens accused of killing Albuquerque homeless men may be behind other attacks 120_homeless_20men_20killed_cham640072214.jpg original image ( 876x493) - 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
calendar Join our Community Supported Art (CSA) Program! 120_csa_2014.jpg original image ( 592x945) - by Vanessa Nava
MACLA, 510 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Event Date:Fri Aug 1, 2014 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 3:17PM
text American Civil Liberties Union Santa Cruz County: License Plate Readers? Not Here! - by ACLU Santa Cruz
Privacy Protection is First Priority
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 1:50PM
calendar Stop the War on Children from Gaza to the U.S./Mexican Border 120_stop_war_on_children.jpg original image ( 930x1202) - by Tova
Oakland Federal Building, 1301 Clay St
Event Date:Thu Jul 24, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 1:14PM
calendar Watsonville Vigil for Children at the Border 120_watsonville-vigil-for-border-children-july-2014.jpg original image ( 675x871) - by
Watsonville Plaza Main St, Watsonville, Ca
Event Date:Sun Jul 27, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 12:42PM
calendar Oakland: We Are All Gaza - Rally/March - by Naima Shalhoub
Gathering at the pillars at Lake Merritt, Oakland, on Embarcadero Ave between Grand and Lake Shore.
Event Date:Sun Jul 27, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 12:29PM
calendar The Human Right to Party! - by Jessica Mataka
Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem 2323 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94110
Event Date:Thu Aug 21, 2014 5:30PM
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:37AM
image Gilroy Garlic Festival: No More Frog Legs! 120_aisyah-nasywa-ula-7-indonesia.jpg original image ( 550x388) - by via Save the Frogs
Please help us get frog legs off the menu at the internationally-acclaimed Gilroy Garlic Festival! Send the letter below to the festival's Executive Director Mr. Brian Bowe. Thank you for helping SAVE THE FROGS! and significantly diminishing the environmentally-damaging frog legs trade.
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:17AM
audio OPPRC Public Forum Report Back (audio/mpeg 25.7MB) - by WTUL News and Views
Anneke Dunbar-Ghronke speaks to WTUL News and Views about the recent public forum hosted by the OPPRC regarding how the green space in the Prison Complex should be used in order to best serve the community. Features speakers Desiree Evans and Nate Faulk.
Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:41AM
image Philippine president signs law requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings 120_2014-filipino-youth-against-tobacco-companies.jpg original image ( 425x319) - 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
text Imagine the Outrage Over 27,000 Dead Kids... If Gaza’s Dead Were America’s Dead - by Barry Londo
http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/07/22/if-gazas-dead-were-americas-dead/
Posted: Tue Jul 22, 2014 9:32PM

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