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textPark Service Floats Plan to Shoot Native Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore by Center for Biological Diversity
POINT REYES, Calif., August 8, 2019 — The National Park Service released a draft plan today that calls for shooting native elk to allow for expanded cattle ranching and commercial agriculture at Point Reyes National Seashore. The plan would allow the killing of tule elk, damage to wildlife habitat, harm of endangered species, degradation of water quality and create new conflicts with other native wildlife species....
Posted: Fri Aug 9, 2019 2:29PM
imageCode Pink Action On The Sausalito Ferry
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Code Pink demands end of Palestine repression in demonstrations on ferry and in Sausalito. Photos and text: Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Sat Aug 3, 2019 9:57PM
imageNew Northern California Police Accountability Project Seeking Support
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by Police Files
We need a centralized archive for information on law enforcement violence and corruption across Northern California, but no such resource currently exists. With your help, we can have a working version within a matter of months. Share this and donate to make it happen!...
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:26PM
imageMarin County Supervisors Hear Moving Testimony at TRUTH Forum
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by Leon Kunstenaar
ICE Out Of Marin demands sheriff end ICE cooperation and that Supervisors declare Marin a sanctuary. Photos and text: Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:47PM
imageSonoma factory farms place ad supporting police
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by DxE
Factory farmers are thanking the Sonoma police for siding with them instead of enforcing the law and helping animals....
Posted: Sat Jul 6, 2019 11:10AM
imageMarin Residents Meet To Plan More Anti ICE Pressure
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Unlike San Francisco, Marin County Sheriff Delivers Detainees to ICE...
Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:50PM
imageICE raids targeting migrant families slated to start Sunday in major U.S. cities
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by Chinga la migra
ICE will raid family homes across the country on Sunday, June 23rd. If you witness a raid in progress or other ICE movements, document what you see. Call a legal support hotline immediately....
Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:17PM
videoVideo from Animal Rights Activists Convergence at Petaluma Slaughterhouse (video/mp4 18.5MB) by DxE
Over 75 Arrested on Felony Charges as 600 Animal Rights Activists Converge on Slaughterhouse, Lock Necks to Slaughter Line, Rescue Ducklings...
Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:51PM
image75+ Arrested as 600 Animal Rights Activists Converge on Petaluma Slaughterhouse
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by DxE
Over 75 Arrested on Felony Charges as 600 Animal Rights Activists Converge on Slaughterhouse, Lock Necks to Slaughter Line, Rescue Ducklings...
Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:41PM
imagePesticide Use Remains Near Record High in California, State Data Shows
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by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Sacramento, CA, June 13, 2019: Pesticide use in California topped two hundred million pounds for the third year in a row in 2017, according to data just released by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. Included in this total are increases in use of the brain-damaging organophosphate insecticide chlorpyrifos, the soil fumigant chloropicrin, and the cancer-causing fungicides chlorothalonil and mancozeb. Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s blockbuster herbicide Roundup,...
Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:54PM
imageMOMS Walk Across Golden Gate to End Gun Violence
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Non Violence Coalition Stages "Wear Orange" March at Bridge...
Posted: Sun Jun 9, 2019 8:26PM
imageHundreds of Animal Rights Activists Descend on Slaughterhouse, Locking Necks to Slaughter Line
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by DxE
Over 600 activists with the animal rights network Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) are marching to a massive duck slaughterhouse (facebook live video), with dozens planning to lock their necks to the slaughterhouse shackles and other machinery....
Posted: Mon Jun 3, 2019 1:23PM
textFisheries Meeting Aims to Ensure Enough West Coast Salmon for Starving Orcas by Center for Biological Diversity
Lawsuit Prompts Consultation to Save Southern Resident Killer Whales...
Posted: Fri May 24, 2019 3:12PM
documentInsecure Food & Housing Among Sonoma State Students
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by Sonoma State Student Collective
The purpose of our research was to understand and describe the quality of Sonoma State University's students overall well being. Specifically, we researched the students who have or currently deal with insecure food and housing....
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:14PM
imageSince Oscar Grant, 242 people shot and killed by police in Bay Area
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by Scott Morris
While only about 30% of Bay Area residents are Hispanic or Black, more than 60% of people shot and killed by police officers over the last decade are Hispanic or Black....
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:06PM
documentLawsuit Launched to Protect Sonoma County Residents From Airport Lead Pollution
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SANTA ROSA, Calif., April 30, 2019 — Environmental groups filed a formal notice today of their intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to protect northern Sonoma County residents from deadly airborne lead emitted by planes using local airports....
Posted: Wed May 1, 2019 2:28PM
imageLawsuit Forces Federal Protection for Endangered Orcas' West Coast Habitat
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SEATTLE, April 12, 2019 — The Center for Biological Diversity has won a victory in the legal battle to force the Trump administration to protect the West Coast habitat of the last remaining Southern Resident killer whales....
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:17PM
imageSan Rafael Activists Demand Release of Entire Mueller Report
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Hundreds of Protesters excoriate Attorney General Barr for hiding Mueller’s report on Trump’s alleged crimes and violations of his oath of office. Steve Disenhof and Leon Kunstenaar, Pro Bono Photo...
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2019 8:12AM
calendarMay Day: March & Rally for Worker & Immigrant Rights in Santa Rosa
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by May 1st Coalition
Santa Rosa: 777 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa 95407 by Dollar Tree store...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 2:30PM
Posted: Fri Apr 5, 2019 5:26PM
imageLawsuit Aims to Protect West Coast Salmon for Starving Orcas
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by Center for Biological Diversity
Southern Resident Population Drops to 75 as Trump Administration Ignores Fisheries' Impact...
Posted: Wed Apr 3, 2019 7:43PM