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calendar (Berkeley) STOP Ripping Children From Their Parents! Trump/Pence MUST GO! by Refuse Fascism
Downtown Berkeley BART(corner of Shattuck & Allston)...
Event Date: Wed Jun 20, 2018 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:01PM
image Orange Co. water district committee backs rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits 480_okrofa-calvert_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“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
image Huge List of ICE Employees, Their Job Title, and Location 480_chinga-la-migra-fuck-ice_1.jpg by Chinga La Migra
It’s Time to Abolish ICE, Border Patrol, Borders, Prisons, and Military....
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:07PM
calendar (SF) STOP Ripping Children From Their Parents! Trump/Pence MUST GO! by Refuse Fascism
Corner of Market St. & Montgomery St....
Event Date: Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:36PM
image SoCal water agency to vote on support for rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits 480_food_and_water_watch_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Representative Ken Calvert's rider would set a dangerous legal precedent if approved by Congress. “The elimination of judicial review foreshadows a regressive slide from a government controlled by laws to a government controlled by rulers,” summed up Bob Wright, Senior Attorney at Friends of the River....
Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:11PM
image Delta Tunnels draft environmental document with 'design changes' posted online 480_sacramento_river_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“Many of these design changes may appear great on paper, but in reality, they will not save the Delta as long as Metropolitan Water District of Southern California maintains their ‘right’ to increase the magnitude of Delta water they take during dry periods,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta (RTD)....
Posted: Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:52PM
text San Francisco Voters Pass Nation’s First Right to Counsel Ballot Measure by Shanti Singh
San Francisco voters have resoundingly approved Proposition F, a ballot measure to guarantee a universal right to legal counsel for tenants facing eviction, becoming the first city in California, and the second city in the nation, to establish a right to counsel for tenants facing eviction....
Posted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:52AM
text Angola 3 Newsletter: Keep On Keeping On by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
We have just released the latest issue of our newsletter, focusing on 'Soledad Brother' John Clutchette's release from a California prison, Robert King and Albert Woodfox's visit to Santa Cruz CA, Jena 6 Defendant Theo Shaw's graduation from law school, Angola Prison inmates demanding an end to slavery, NRCAT's Torture Awareness Month, and the passing of Tiyo Attallah Salah-El....
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:30PM
calendar Defend the Berkeley 5 Anti-Fascist Protesters at Trial Day 1 berkeley_5_trial_flier_new_trial_date.pdf_140_.jpg by Yvette Felarca
Wiley Manuel Courthouse 661-Washington St. / 7th St. Dept. 109 Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:17PM
text June 5th Cal Primary: Two Greens Made Top Two for 11/18 Elections by Labor's Gains & Lessons
It finally happened. The Green Party of California has made the Top Two for November 2018 in US Congressional Districts 34 and 40. In District 34, Kenneth Mejia will run against incumbent Democrat Jimmy Gomez (43) who has only been in office for 1 year. In District 40, Rodolfo Cortes Barragan will run against incumbent Democrat Lucille Roybal-Allard (76), who has been in Congress since 1993 (13 terms), but only 5 years in this new district. Both districts are in the Los Angeles area....
Posted: Sat Jun 9, 2018 5:13PM
image Metropolitan Water District will take re-vote on Delta Tunnels funding July 10 480_restore-the-delta-protest-1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Metropolitan Water District and Santa Clara Valley Water District ratepayers are strongly opposed to their districts funding the Delta Tunnels, considered by opponents to be the most environmentally devastating public works project in California history....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 8:31PM
text The Horror of the Prison Promoting, Judge Recalling Movement by Feminist & Prison Abolitionist
When this anti-prison woman first heard about the anti-rape movement, I recalled the Scottsboro Boys, a group of black boys and men framed for rape in the 1930s. Rape is certainly terrible, but in a capitalist society which does not promote rehabilitation, it is a class and racist weapon, and always a political football....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 8:23AM
text Sacramento City Council expected to vote on rent control ordinance by Lynda Carson
The City Council of Sacramento is expected to vote on an ordinance to establish a rent board, rent control, and just cause eviction protections during it’s meeting on June 12, or June 19!...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 3:25PM
image BREAKING: 'Soledad Brother' John Clutchette has been released! 480_soledadbrothersposter_1.jpg by Angola 3 News
Today Soledad Brother John Clutchette walked out of prison a free man, following Governor Brown's final approval of his parole. Thanks to everyone who helped the action campaign to contact Governor Brown!...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 2:09PM
image California lacks real marine protection as oil drilling expands in state waters 480_img_3474_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
The expansion of offshore drilling occurs within the context of the bigger picture of the expansion of onshore drilling for oil and gas in California. A report published on May 22 by Oil Change International, in collaboration with California-based and national environmental justice and climate groups, reveals how California’s climate leadership requires a managed ramp-down of oil production. A review of state permitting records in the report “The Sky’s The Limit: California,” shows that more ...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 7:38AM
text 6/5/18 Results for Cal Governor's Primary; SF Mayor's Race; Propositions by Labor's Gains and Lessons
Peace & Freedom Party and the Green Party will remain on the ballot; SF Mayor's race is too close to call; San Francisco tenants are winning city-funded eviction legal defense with Prop F; San Francisco Police Officers Association is losing their taser Proposition H. More below....
Posted: Tue Jun 5, 2018 11:15PM
calendar Election Day by Green Party
At your local polling place -- you can find it on the Secretary of State's website, here: http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/polling-place/ (The polls are actually open until 8:00 pm, but IndyBay doesn't have a 13-hour event length option)....
Event Date: Tue Jun 5, 2018 7:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 3, 2018 3:52PM
document Appeal Challenges Permit Extending Oil Extraction in Alameda County june-1-appeal-to-the-alameda-county-board-of-supervisors.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
County Supervisors Urged to Reverse Approval of Spill-prone Company's Permit...
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 10:34PM
text More Californians getting sick from pesticides, according to latest state report by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Agricultural cases up 50%; Monterey County third highest in California...
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 12:56PM
image Managing for Monarchs in the West 480_monarch_butterfly_xerces_society__stephanie_mcknight_1.jpg by The Xerces Society
A new guide to protecting the monarch butterfly from the Pacific to the Rockies....
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 12:40PM