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Killer Cop Training - Coming Soon to the Bay Area.
Police training by a private company trains them to shoot zeroth, worry about it later....
Posted: Sat Jul 23, 2016 7:43AM
Police Execute Man in Santa Maria, California (video/mp4 11.0mb)
Here's the unedited, uncensored video of Wednesday's (July 20, 2016) fatal officer-involved shooting of a knife-wielding man at the corner of Enos and Broadway in Santa Maria, California captured by James Jepsen....
Posted: Thu Jul 21, 2016 3:42PM
#FreedomNow: Global Call to Action 7.21
The ACLU of Northern California supports the Movement for Black Lives and the collective #FreedomNow actions taking place globally on Thursday, July 21....
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 4:01PM
Sacramento Activists Hold Vigil to Remember 47 Killed in Lac-Mégantic
“We can stop these oil trains if we organize and get people involved,” said Esteban Hernandez of the Sac Activist School. “We can win this battle.” The Raging Grannnies sing their songs against fracking and oil trains at the vigil remembering the 47 people killed in Canada in the Lac-Mégantic Disaster on July 6, 2013. Photo by Dan Bacher....
Posted: Sat Jul 16, 2016 4:23PM
Farming Community Rallies in Sacramento to Demand Protections from Agricultural Pesticides
Residents from California’s most extensively farmed regions converged on Sacramento today to deliver more than 27,000 petition signatures and a letter representing hundreds of thousands of Californians, all demanding protections for their children from exposure to agricultural pesticides at school....
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 3:36PM
Governor Jerry Brown in talks with Big Oil over carbon trading program
As protests against oil trains took place in Sacramento and across the nation took place last week, oil industry leaders, led by Catherine Reheis-Boyd, the President of the Western States Petroleum Association(WSPA), were talking with Brown administration officials In “hopes of reaching a consensus on extending California landmark climate change programs,” according to LA Times reporters Chris Megerian and Melanie Mason. Photo: This banner, displayed at a rally against REDD and carbon trad...
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 8:26AM
Equal Justice Rally & Protest Sacramento
California Governor's Mansion 16th and H Street Sacramento California...
Event Date: Thu Aug 11, 2016 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:06PM
New Report Documents 74% Decline in Monarch Butterflies Overwintering in Coastal CA
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.; Friday, July 8, 2016—A report released today by the Xerces Society (see PDF) shows a sharp two-decade decline in the number of monarchs which overwinter along the California coast and prioritizes the top 50 overwintering sites most in need of conservation and management attention....
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 3:46AM
Oakland Protest #AltonSterling #PhilandoCastile
Action to protest the murders of #AltonSterling, #PhilandoCastile, and the sexual abuse by the Oakland Police Department....
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 4:33PM
Solidarity March With Oaxacan Uprising / Marcha en Solidaridad con la Rebelión en Oaxaca
24th St. BART Plaza 2800 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Fri Jul 15, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 3:47PM
Showdown in Sactown: Interview with an anti-fascist organizer (video/mp4 33.9mb)
Interview with Brazo, one of the organizers of the anti-fascist counter-demonstration in Sacramento on June 26, 2016....
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 11:23AM
Another Water Agency Taxes Property Owners for Delta Tunnels
“The public is unaware that their property taxes are being used to pay for the planning of a project that will have negative impacts on the San Francisco Bay-Delta estuary,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, executive director of Restore the Delta. “Property taxpayers in Zone 7 never had a vote on the matter, and the district has not discussed this funding in any broad manner to facilitate public understanding.” Photo: Governor Jerry Brown greenwashes his image at a climate conference in T...
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 5:26PM
Runners arrive at the Beach Flats Community Garden in Santa Cruz Ca. 7-6-2016
Peace and Dignity Journey This year dedicated to Seeds!...
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 3:44PM
Governor Brown Launches Attack On CA Environmental Quality Act, Coastal Act
“Transparency and full disclosure before projects are approved are among the few tools everyday Californians have to make sure air and water pollution created by new projects is minimized and mitigated," said Kyle Jones, policy advocate for Sierra Club California."Responsible developers report that allowing the public to know what's going on in advance helps improve projects." Photo of Governor Jerry Brown by Dan Bacher....
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 9:27AM
Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
WASHINGTON, July 5, 2016 — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is now legally bound to determine whether to protect imperiled monarch butterflies under the Endangered Species Act, according to the terms of an agreement reached today with conservation groups. The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014...
Posted: Tue Jul 5, 2016 2:01PM
Watsonville Brown Berets Keep Pressure on Driscoll’s
Solidarity with farmworkers in Washington state and Baja California leading the worldwide boycott of Driscoll’s berries....
Posted: Mon Jul 4, 2016 1:55PM
Westlands Water District Strips Tom Birmingham of General Counsel Duties
The water district is one of the main recipients of water from the Trinity River, the largest tributary of the Klamath River, via the Central Valley Project’s Trinity and Whiskeytown reservoirs. Westlands has frequently clashed in court with the Hoopa Valley, Yurok and Karuk Tribes and fishing groups over its attempts to block river flows needed to stop fish kills on the Klamath in recent years....
Posted: Sun Jul 3, 2016 10:57AM
Boycotting Driscoll's continues! Today at Watsonville Safeway 7-2-2016
We are back at Watsonville Safeway today. We are there to let the people know what is happening to the workers in the fields!...
Posted: Sun Jul 3, 2016 1:00AM
State prosecutors hit Gerawan with fresh complaint
Visalia, Calif., June 30, 2016 — Two months after the full Agricultural Labor Relations Board issued a unanimous 81-page decision decisively finding Fresno-based tree fruit grower Gerawan Farming Inc. guilty of repeatedly violating California’s farm labor law, state prosecutors issued a new complaint against the giant company alleging serious and repeated violations of the law....
Posted: Sat Jul 2, 2016 11:53PM
Solidaridad Total con la Lucha Antifascista
El colectivo detrás de la página web bilingüe El Enemigo Común expresa su solidaridad total con todxs aquellxs que aparecieron en Sacramento....
Posted: Fri Jul 1, 2016 1:23PM