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imageACLU Report: California’s War on Unhoused People
by ACLU of Northern California
Communities Target Unhoused People with Discriminatory Tactics that Exploit Legal Loopholes...
Posted: Tue Oct 26, 2021 10:53PM
textEarly signs of hope as monarch butterflies return to California overwintering sites by The Xerces Society
Western monarchs are showing up along the California coast in greater numbers than last year’s historic low....
Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:52PM
imageUnited Urban Warrior Society- demands passage of Methodist boarding school resolution
by Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney
United Urban Warrior Society-California Chapter demands that the Methodist Church pass resolution of crimes against Native children in California & Nevada....
Posted: Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:03PM
imageILUW10, The Shipping Backlog & The Working Class with ILWU Local 10 Pres Trent Willis
by Labor Video Project
ILUW Local 10 president Trent Willis reports on the backup of cargo and the refusal of ocean carriers to move cargo through the Port of Oakland where there is no backlog. He also discusses the attacks on working people....
Posted: Sat Oct 16, 2021 5:05PM
imageCalifornia Protects Leatherback Sea Turtles as Endangered
by Center for Biological Diversity
Decision Comes in Time for Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Conservation Day...
Posted: Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:27AM
textNorthern California Sutter health care workers join Kaiser Permanente engineers on strike by Evan Winters, Sebastian Greene (WSWS repost)
Sutter workers are fighting against understaffing and overwork during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as below-inflation pay proposals in one of the most expensive areas in the country....
Posted: Tue Oct 5, 2021 7:43AM
image2021 California Maafa Awareness Month Kicks Off in a good way
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
October 2021 is California Maafa Awareness Month and we begin with a special look at the Womanity of the Mother of the African Founding Father of California...
Posted: Fri Oct 1, 2021 10:20PM
imageCalifornians Observe International Day of Peace
by Dona Nobis Pacem
On the street in San Francisco and in the park in Monterey....
Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2021 5:44AM
imageAdvocates Say Governor's $15 Billion Climate Package Fails to Address Fossil Fuels
by Dan Bacher
Food & Water Watch’s California Director Alexandra Nagy released a statement in response to the Governor's press conference, noting that leaving out such as a “key accelerator” as drilling for fossil fuels is “wildly short sided.”...
Posted: Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:15PM
imageZero Covid NOW & Stop Privatization! Rally At CA Community College Bd Of Governors In Sac
by Labor Video Project
The first rally for Zero Covid in the United States took place at the California Community College Board meeting on September 20, 2021. The speakers also demanded an end to privatization and destruction of the community college system by the Lumina foundation which has been supported by the Chancellor Oakley and governor Newsom and the Democratic Party which has a super majority control of the California legislature....
Posted: Tue Sep 21, 2021 2:40PM
imageFederal Lawsuit Launched to Protect Pacific Humpbacks From Fishing Gear
by Center for Biological Diversity
West Coast Pot Fishery Unlawfully Entangles Endangered Whales...
Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:41PM
imageSacramento County History in Transition
by khubaka, Michael Harris
2021 California Admission Day pulled the covers off Sacramento County Historical Society in transition. Fall 2020 Sacramento County Board of Supervisors deemed Racism a Public Health Crisis as the global COVID-19 pandemic continues to highlight systemic structural inequalities as we Build Back Better. If history has value, let us explore with one standard for humanity beginning Fall 2021....
Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2021 2:53PM
calendarShut Em Down at CTF Soledad Car Caravan & Rally Protest
by NLG, CA Families Against Solitary Confinement
Protest rally outside CTF Soledad, US-101, Soledad, CA 93960 - 5 miles north town of Soledad; RSVP for car caravan meet-up instructions Masks and social distancing are required. Follow current COVID guidelines:
Event Date: Sun Sep 12, 2021 11:30AM
Posted: Sun Sep 5, 2021 8:55AM
textBernie Says: Vote No on Republican Recall Now to Sept 14 by 2 weeks to go
Senator Bernie Sanders, who won the California Democratic primary in 2020, is urging Californians to Vote No on the Republican Recall with our vote by mail ballot anytime from today through Sept 14. See
Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 9:50AM
imageUC Davis Study Finds Dams Are Ineffective for Cold-Water Conservation for Salmon and Trout
by Dan Bacher
Ann Willis, the study’s lead author, says the solution to creating cold water habitat to stop the extinction of salmon and trout populations is to remove dams and restructure water management in California....
Posted: Sat Aug 28, 2021 10:43AM
audioRemove the California Mission Bells (audio/mpeg 86.2MB) by John Malkin
Interview with Valentin Lopez, chair of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band, on removal of the third and final Spanish Catholic mission bell in Santa Cruz, California. The bell removal ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, August 27th at 1:00 PM at Mission Plaza Park in Santa Cruz and will be live streamed at:
Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2021 10:09AM
imageProtest Statewide Against CalEPA, DTSC
by Janet Johnson
CalEPA and DTSC are in bed with the polluters, lobbyists and corporate developers and are neglecting environmental justice communities, while our children are sick and dying. Protest at the Cal EPA Building in Sacramento on August 30....
Posted: Tue Aug 24, 2021 5:39PM
calendarEl Camino Real Bell Removal Ceremony
by Remove the El Camino Real Bells
Santa Cruz Mission/Mission Plaza Park, 120 Emmett St, Santa Cruz Public speaking event at 1:00pm followed by a 1-mile procession starting at 3:00pm to reach the bell removal ceremony location on Soquel Avenue. A limited amount of shuttle service will be available for those who need a lift....
Event Date: Sat Aug 28, 2021 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2021 2:51PM
imageCalifornia Agency Recommends Listing Leatherback Sea Turtles as Endangered
by Center for Biological Diversity
Prehistoric Reptiles Threatened by Fishing...
Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2021 1:48PM
audioChallenging Colonialism s01e01: Instruments of Colonization (audio/mpeg 68.7MB) by Martin Rizzo-Martinez & Daniel Stonebloom
Episode 1 of a new podcast dedicated to amplifying indigenous voices providing context for contemporary events in California. This episode discusses the El Camino Real bells & Mission bells, their impact and legacy, and the movement for their removal. 30 minutes....
Posted: Sat Aug 14, 2021 10:17PM