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calendar After the 2018 Midterms: What’s changed, what hasn’t.
 icss-fly-2018-11-18-midterms.pdf_140_.jpg by Eugene Ruyle
NPML 6501 Telegraph Ave, Oakland (just North of Alcatraz Ave.)...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:30AM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:28PM
image Comcast Fires Proud Buys Rally Capt Andrew Kovalic after Social media pressure 480_pb_1.jpg by Tim Rumford
Social Media Pressure campaign outing White Nationalist Hate group member pays off. The Proud Boys Gear up for violent clash at rally in PA on 11/17 security Chat leaked...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:38PM
calendar SFCHRP Reportback on Philippine Indigenous Community 480_sfchrp_nov_17_reportback_1.jpg by SFCHRP
Bethany UMC 1270 Sanchez St....
Event Date: Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:16PM
calendar 20th Anniversary California State Capitol Kwanzaa ~ Green the Church 480_nancy_gouch_1.jpg by Michael Harris
California State Capitol 10th and Capitol Sacramento, CA 4th Floor Historic John Burton Room...
Event Date: Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:44PM
text The Shortwave Report 11/16/18 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:21PM
image UCSC Students Initiate Petition to Close Campus Due to Poor Air Quality 480_california_wildfires_2018_1.jpg by Santa Cruz News
Students at the University of California, Santa Cruz have initiated a petition calling for the closure of campus due to poor air quality from the California wildfires. Over 700 individuals have signed the electronic petition so far. One individual commented on the website that they felt like they were "back in Beijing". Another wrote: "I don't want lung cancer". Sign the petition here: https://www.change.org/p/uc-santa-cruz-administration-closing-campus-due-to-poorair-quality-uc-santa-cruz...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:51PM
text Dr. James Taylor will speak of the People Temple Movement by UUSF Forum
Dr. James Taylor will speak of the People Temple Movement Professor Taylor is currently writing and researching a book with the working title, Peoples Temple, Jim Jones, and California Black Politics. He expects the book to be completed with a 2018-2019 publication range. The book is a study of the Peoples Temple movement and African American political history in the state of California....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:33PM
calendar 8TH ANNUAL MISFIT MAKER FACTORY & CREATIVE MARKETPLACE 480_600_wide_0.jpg by Root Division
Root Division 1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sat Dec 8, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:57PM
text DPR Recommends Interim Restrictions on Use of Chlorpyrifos by Charlotte Fadipe
In an ongoing effort to protect human health and the environment, the California Department of Pesticide Regulation has recommended new interim restrictions on the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos. The new measures will provide increased protections from potential exposure to the pesticide while DPR completes a formal regulatory process to list chlorpyrifos as a “toxic air contaminant” and develops permanent restrictions on its use. The department is recommending that county agricultural c...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:10AM
calendar Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump. by Oakland Privacy
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:02AM
image In SF, Activists Along the Political Spectrum Protest Trump's Firing of Sessions 480_addterrycrowd_1.jpg by RR/photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel
On November 8 in hundreds of cities and towns across the nation, an estimated 100,000 Americans took to the streets to defend Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Trump's collusion with Russia in influencing the 2016 presidential race. In San Francisco a large crowd, from loyal Democratic Party members to participants from groups from the far left, gathered in Civic Center Plaza to be part of the national call to action. Photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel. Please cre...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:36AM
image "The Cleaners" An Interview With Film Directors Hans Bloch & Moritz Riesewieck the_cleaners_eye.jpeg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek interviews film makers Hans Bloch & Moritz Riesewieck about their film "The Cleaners" who are hired to do the censoring on Facebook....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:12AM
image Kurt Volker. Being A Dear Friend of Ukraine 480_mfaukr_1.jpg by Tom Capelle
Ukraine pays Americans for lobbying its interests....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:40PM
image California Fire Near Nuclear Accident Site 480_ssfl-aerial-start-of-fire-nov-8-2018_1.jpg by John Mecklin, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientis
The Los Angeles Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility notes that the Santa Susana Field Laboratory site is contaminated in a variety of ways: “Decades of nuclear and rocket-engine testing activity, including nuclear reactor accidents and other toxic spills and releases, have resulted in widespread contamination throughout [the lab’s] 2,850-acre facility.”...
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:55PM
image Is shaming or outing racists online out of their job OK? Mounting pressure campaigns 480_drzyrdkxgae2qez_1.jpg by Tim Rumford
Shaming Racists with Pressure tactics out of their job. Examples. Details recent ongoing pressure campaign on Proud Boy Member Comcast Employe who throws white power hand signals wearing his comcast jacket uses as profile pic next to his Comcast logo for employment on Facebook....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:48PM
image Thousands of Prisoner Firefighters Combating Wildfires in California Today 480_california-fires-november-14-2018.jpg by Dave Id
Among those brave enough to combat fires by taking on such dangerous duties as creating containment lines in hot zones are thousands of people enslaved by the prison industrial complex. For instance, two hundred are involved with fighting the ongoing Camp Fire. The California Department of Corrections seems proud that this past summer 58 of them were kids....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:45PM
calendar Anti-Imperial Open House w/ ABSC 480_anti-imperial_open_house_-_anakbayan_santa_cruz_-_ucsc_1.jpg by Anakbayan Santa Cruz
Cowell Ranch Hay Barn UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:00PM
calendar Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil 480_transgender_day_of_remembrance_vigil_-_santa_cruz_town_clock_1.jpg by Diversity Center Transgender Program
Santa Cruz Town Clock Water St. & Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:49PM
calendar Planning for the Caminata 480_protest_1.jpg by Cosecha Santa Cruz
816 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:39PM
image California Dungeness Crab Season Opens, Endangering Whales, Sea Turtles 480_humpback_whale_entanglements_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Thursday’s opening of California’s commercial Dungeness crab season is clouded by the outbreak of a powerful neurotoxin and continuing concerns about the fishery entangling endangered whales and sea turtles. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that the Nov. 15 season opener will not include areas north of Bodega Head because of high levels of domoic acid found in crabs there....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:18PM