Senate Committee passes bill that would make state more dependent on dirty energy
“This legislation is not fixable,” emphasized Liza Tucker, consumer advocate for Consumer Watchdog. “There is nothing to fix. This is a scam to take away California’s energy independence and hand the system over to profiteering billionaires and energy traders. Lawmakers who fail to stop this measure, do so at their own peril.” ...
Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:01AM
Farm to Fork Friday - Lodi, California
Everyone is invited to contribute to our monthly positive conversation showcasing "A Taste of Africa" in the California Delta, heart of the greatest garden of the world....
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:53PM
No Concord Internment Camp!
1950 Parkside Drive Council Chamber Concord, CA...
Event Date: Tue Jun 26, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:26PM
U.S. Navy May Convert Former Concord Naval Base Into Immigrant Detention Facility
In the San Francisco Bay Area, the U.S. Navy is considering converting a former naval weapons base into a detention facility to hold up to 47,000 immigrants seized at the U.S. border with Mexico. The plan is to jail families at this location in Concord, where a banner read "Concord: Where Families Come First" at a recent protest against the Trump Zero-Tolerance immigration policy. [Photo by Mary Martin DeShaw, free for reuse by non-profit organizations, please credit the photographer]...
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:14PM
Film Showing: THE TRUMP/PENCE REGIME MUST GO!
Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704 near Telegraph Ave....
Event Date: Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:49PM
Film Showing: THE TRUMP/PENCE REGIME MUST GO!
Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704...
Event Date: Sun Jul 1, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:38PM
July 21st: Pacifica Premiere of The Long Ride/El Largo Viaje
Pacifica Community Center 540 Crespi Drive (at Highway 1) Pacifica...
Event Date: Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:21AM
Laborfest: Dying to Work: Death and Injury in the American Workplace
Green Arcade Bookstore, 1680 Market St.,San Francisco. Civic Center BART and Van Ness Muni Metro...
Event Date: Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:47AM
Families Belong Together — Let Our People Go! (Richmond)
Contra Costa West County Detention Facility 5555 Giant Hwy, Richmond, California 94806...
Event Date: Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 10:12PM
Stop! Human Rights Abuse of Children: Families Belong Together Rally (SF)
Embarcadero Plaza (Justin Herman Plaza), One Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:22AM
Boycott Continues at East Bay Coffee Co. Over Illegal Firings and Sexual Harassment
A worker was fired from the company four weeks ago after he refused to serve a customer who had groped and verbally harassed a co-worker. The co-worker had been told to hide in the kitchen if she was uncomfortable with the harassment. Community members are being advised to boycott the establishment until management offers to rehire fired worker, provides compensation for lost wages, and issues a public apology....
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:02AM
Residents of Concord Protest Trump Administration Immigrant Abuse
Immigrant and civil rights activists plus concerned residents of Concord, California rallied on June 14th to protest Trump administration immigration policies that separate children from their parents....
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:21AM
"Enough Is Enough" SF SEIU1021 Afro American Workers Rally On Juneteenth & Protest Racism
San Francisco African American workers rallied on Juneteenth June 19, 2018 to commemorate the freedom of slaves in Texas. San Francisco city and county workers talked about the systemic bullying and racist purging of jobs in San Franicisco...
Posted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:22PM
Pride Parade - Refuse Fascism Contingent
Steuart St. & Don Chee Way in San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:30AM
Posted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:17PM
Free the Children--Jail Trump! Demo in San Mateo
At the corner of Third Ave and So. El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402. In front of the Bank of America....
Event Date: Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:12AM
Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf has Trump-like "both sides" reaction to Jogger Joe's anti-homeless attack
After fascists and neo-nazis gathered in Charlottesville last August, assaulting anti-racists and killing Heather Heyer, Trump declared: "I think there is blame on both sides." On June 9, 2018, the day video came to light of Henry Sintay, aka #JoggerJoe, throwing the property of Greg Markson into Lake Merritt, Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf echoed that sentiment when she said she felt the "frustration on both sides."...
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:32PM
ICE Plans to Start Destroying Records of Immigrant Abuse, Including Sexual Assault and Death
UPDATE (05/29/2018): The ACLU and partners submitted public comments opposing Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s request to the National Archives and Records Administration last year. As a result of the campaign and overwhelming opposition from the public, NARA decided to review ICE’s proposal more closely. As of now, ICE has not made a new proposal regarding the destruction of these records. Government agencies with a long and well-documented record of abuse should not be permitted to des...
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:48PM
Separation of Families Protest at Richmond ICE Facility
West County Detention Facility 5555 Giant Hwy, Richmond, California 94806...
Event Date: Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:08PM
(Berkeley) STOP Ripping Children From Their Parents! Trump/Pence MUST GO!
Downtown Berkeley BART(corner of Shattuck & Allston)...
Event Date: Wed Jun 20, 2018 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:01PM
Orange Co. water district committee backs rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits
“The close working relationship between MWDOC and Congressman Ken Calvert, House Majority Leader, Kevin McCarthy, and Hanford Congressman David Valadao is troubling,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta....
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:33PM