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image Beach Flats Mural Celebration at The Beach Flats Community Center/Park 480_075_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Beach Flats Mural Celebration at The Beach Flats Community Center/Park To repaint the mural that the city painted over a while back. 133 Leibrandt Ave. Santa Cruz Ca. Just down the street from the Boardwak and between the Boardwalk and the Beach Flats Community Garden....
Posted: Sun Jul 31, 2016 1:52AM
text Are skilled nursing facilities serving their patients well in Oakland, and California? by Lynda Carson
Sometimes a skilled nursing facility (SNF) may be run by a for-profit corporation, and others may be run by a so-called nonprofit corporation. At some facilities in Oakland, if you did not have insurance it may cost as much as $271.00 or more a night just to sleep in a single room with 2 other room mates, and that does not include any services that will cost extra!...
Posted: Sun Jul 31, 2016 1:46AM
calendar National Pig Night Out Chalk it up by Zachary RunningWolf
In the East Bay Neighborhoods...
Event Date: Tue Aug 2, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 30, 2016 2:55PM
image 2 Religious Groups Representing Together 24% Of the Population Control The Supreme Court 480_1court_1.jpg by Fairness
It's time to end the lifetime appointments of Supreme Court justices....
Posted: Sat Jul 30, 2016 1:27PM
audio This Week in Palestine, July 29th, 2016 (audio/mpeg 6.5mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for July 23, to the 29, 2016....
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:58PM
text SF Janitors Demand Union Contract by Solidarity Forever
For the past week or so, the janitors in the San Francisco Financial District have had marches and rallies on Market Street and at various locations in the Financial District demanding a union contract. The latest was a Friday, July 29, 2016, 5 p.m. march down Montgomery Street with a sound truck in the lead, followed by red flags and a huge banner calling for Bread & Prosperity, with about 1,000 janitors chanting The People United Will Never Be Defeated, El Pueblo Unido Jamas Sera Venci...
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 7:36PM
document Petition Calls on EPA to Require Pesticide Companies to Disclose Data on Chemical Mixtures petition_to_epa_for_rulemaking_synergistic_effects.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Agency Has Approved Nearly 100 Pesticide Products Without Accounting for Dangers of Synergistic Effects...
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:23PM
text Massive Mine Threatens America's Only Known Jaguar, Local Water Supplies by Center for Biological Diversity
TUCSON, Ariz., July 29, 2016 — In an important development in the effort to save America’s only known jaguar, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Los Angeles regional office has recommended denial of an essential permit for the proposed Rosemont copper mine in southern Arizona. The denial recommendation was forwarded this week to the Corps’ San Francisco office, which has said it will issue a final decision within six months. The massive open pit copper mine would destroy thousands of acres of ...
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:16PM
image SF Taxi Transit Workers On Tech, UBER, Lyft And Deregulation 480_uber_doll_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Taxi drivers and transit workers talked about the role of UBER and Lyft on the lives of taxi workers, drivers and the public at a forum sponsored by SF Taxi Workers Alliance...
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 5:22PM
image Drew Glover for Santa Cruz City Council Fund raising event held Wednesday July 27, 2016 480_007_1.jpg by AutumnSun
This was one of the early fund raisers that will be held for Drew! I would personally like to thank everyone who turned out for this event, especially Suzanne Williams who so graciously opened her home to us for this event! I also want to thank Kelsey Hill who help me a lot with this posting!...
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 5:05PM
text Santa Cruz Sentinel Reporter Leaves Questionable Voicemail by Tannery Concerned
A phone call from a Santa Cruz Sentinel staff reporter left a sting and insulted a friend of the mother of Maddy Middleton this week. He left his name and intention and the phone message is included with more. This was the year anniversary of the tragedy that happened last year at Tannery....
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 4:09PM
calendar Jubilee USA and Jubilee East Bay invite you to a presentation and discussion: 480_jubilee_photo_1.jpg by Nancy Montier
Skyline Community Church 12540 Skyline Blvd. Oakland, CA 94619...
Event Date: Sun Aug 7, 2016 12:30PM
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:45PM
text Nuclear Shutdown News July 2016 by Michael Steinberg
Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the decline of the nuclear power industry in the US and beyond, and highlights the efforts of those who are working to create a nuclear free future. Here is out June 2016 report....
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 1:23PM
audio Sister of Navy Yard mass shooter speaks out about untreated mental illness (audio/mpeg 41.6mb) by WTUL News and Views
Naomi Alexis, Sister of Navy Yard mass shooter Aaron Alexis, speaks out about untreated serious mental illness. Aaron Alexis showed symptoms of mental illness throughout his life but his illness went undiagnosed and ignored for years. The result was that he was violent toward his sisters and later became a danger to himself and others. He shot and killed 13 people including himself at a Navy Yard in Washington D.C. in the fall of 2013....
Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:40AM
image Bye Libby — Freedom Now Banner Hang at Oakland City Hall 480_freedomnow-byelibby-oakland_20160721_006_1.jpg by Dave Id
Following the recent wave of demonstrations nationwide after the police murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, a call went out for Freedom Now protests on July 21 targeting the support infrastructure for police oppression, especially police "unions" for their constant and unequivocal defense of cops accused of brutality. In Oakland, while speakers were addressing a rally in Oscar Grant plaza, activists with ladders hung a large banner between the two primary columns at the main entra...
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:09PM
calendar Mystery Authors Panel 480_joann-peggy-me_books_1.jpg by Kate Raphael
BARNES & N0BLE, Hacienda Crossings, 4972 Dublin Boulevard, Dublin, CA 94568...
Event Date: Sun Aug 28, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:05PM
image Young Freedom Now Activists Build Altar for Stolen Lives and March in Oakland 480_freedomnow-children-oakland_20160721_001_1.jpg by Dave Id
Following the recent wave of demonstrations nationwide after the police murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, a call went out for Freedom Now protests on July 21 targeting the support infrastructure for police oppression, especially police "unions" for their constant and unequivocal defense of cops accused of brutality. In Oakland, a Black Lives Matter event for children was held at Oscar Grant plaza, followed by a march and rally....
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:37PM
calendar Screening: Out in the Night 480_out_in_the_night_flyer_1.jpg by Liberated Lens Collective
Oakland Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave...
Event Date: Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:30AM
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:27PM
calendar Screening: Dogtown Redemption 480_dogtown_redemption_flyer_1.jpg by Liberated Lens Collective
Oakland Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave...
Event Date: Tue Aug 9, 2016 7:30AM
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:13PM
calendar East Bay Homes not Jails in Collaboration with Liberated Lens present: Occupy Everything by East Bay Homes not Jails
The Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck ave Oakland...
Event Date: Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:30PM
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:39PM