Call for a transnational day of action
Call for a transnational day of action was sent on Indymedia Athens, on December 10, 2018, by anarchists, libertarians, anarcho-syndicalists, autonomous and anti-authoritarians fromseveral regions of the world (Greece, France, Argentina, Spain, Algeria, Italy, Mexico, Belgium, Canada, Germany. https://athens.indymedia.org/post/1592897 (English - French - Eλληνικά - Español - Deutsch - Português – Italiano - Românesc)...
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:47AM
Community Survival Camp Established at Santa Cruz Post Office
In response to the planned closure of the River Street homeless campground, community members in Santa Cruz have established a survival camp at the downtown post office. At 11pm on November 15, nearly two dozen individuals had set up spaces to sleep along the sidewalk in front of the large postal building, which is a landmark downtown. "Please join us for a peaceful night's sleep while celebrating the constitution and supporting the human right to sleep. Everyone is welcome, whether you have ...
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:23AM
Hapa Tales and Other Lies
Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 Ninth St Suite 290 Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:20PM
City of Santa Cruz Announces Park Closures
Due to a recent string of "suspicious" fires, the City of Santa Cruz today announced the closure of the following parks: Pogonip, Arana Gulch, Moore Creek, DeLaveaga, and Arroyo Seco. "Police and Fire Investigators have aggressively investigated every fire, which has resulted in five arrests in the past four weeks," a press release from the city states. The parks will be closed indefinitely. [Top Photo: The Rincon Fire.]...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:12PM
Crossing Boundaries - An Evening of Cuisine, Calligraphy and Ceramics
The Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 Ninth Street, Suite 290 Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:10PM
After the 2018 Midterms: What’s changed, what hasn’t.
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
Comcast Fires Proud Buys Rally Capt Andrew Kovalic after Social media pressure
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
SFCHRP Reportback on Philippine Indigenous Community
Bethany UMC 1270 Sanchez St....
Event Date: Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:16PM
20th Anniversary California State Capitol Kwanzaa ~ Green the Church
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
The Shortwave Report 11/16/18 Listen Globally!
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
UCSC Students Initiate Petition to Close Campus Due to Poor Air Quality
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
Dr. James Taylor will speak of the People Temple Movement
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
8TH ANNUAL MISFIT MAKER FACTORY & CREATIVE MARKETPLACE
Root Division 1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sat Dec 8, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:57PM
DPR Recommends Interim Restrictions on Use of Chlorpyrifos
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
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump.
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:02AM
In SF, Activists Along the Political Spectrum Protest Trump's Firing of Sessions
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
"The Cleaners" An Interview With Film Directors Hans Bloch & Moritz Riesewieck
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
Kurt Volker. Being A Dear Friend of Ukraine
Ukraine pays Americans for lobbying its interests....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:40PM
California Fire Near Nuclear Accident Site
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
Is shaming or outing racists online out of their job OK? Mounting pressure campaigns
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