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imageSEIU Local 521 Endorses Brown, Hill and Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council
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by Santa Cruz News Network
SEIU Local 521 has endorsed Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, and Kayla Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council in the November 2020 election. SEIU 521, the local chapter of the Service Employees International Union, represents 40,000 county, city, and non-profit workers in 17 counties, grouped into five regions, across central California....
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:05PM
imageSanta Cruz City Council Candidate Positions on Sustainable Transportation
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by Santa Cruz News Network
The Campaign for Sustainable Transportation has published responses from their survey of Santa Cruz City Council candidates regarding positions on current issues, as well as significant votes before the City Council in the last two years. Four candidates scored 100% on the Campaign for Sustainable Transportation scorecard: Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, Kayla Kumar, and Alicia Kuhl (see photo)....
Posted: Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:41PM
textRacist Gentrifier Victoria Fierce Running for AC Transit At-Large Director by Author
Victoria Fierce, known for gentrification advocacy and for making racist policy statements, is running as a candidate for AC Transit At-Large Director...
Posted: Wed Sep 23, 2020 1:51PM
imageThe library/parking garage project is a litmus test for the future of Santa Cruz
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by Erica Aitken
The Santa Cruz City Council, paired with City Manager Martin Bernal, are passing construction projects that nobody needs and under false pretenses. How we vote in November will determine the future of our town...
Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:42PM
audioAlicia Kuhl - Interview with Santa Cruz City Council Candidate (audio/mpeg 68.1MB) by John Malkin
Audio interview with Alicia Kuhl, candidate for city council in Santa Cruz, California....
Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:22PM
imageKaruk Tribe Declares State of Emergency due to Deadly Slater Fire
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by Dan Bacher
The Karuk Tribe today declared a state of emergency in the wake of the deadly Slater Fire that has burned many homes of Karuk Tribe members in the Klamath River community of Happy Camp....
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:34PM
image“These Are Climate Fires”: Oregon Firefighter Ecologist Says Devastating Blazes Are a Wake-Up Call
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by Democracy Now!
President Trump has said little about the wildfires raging in California, Oregon and Washington for three weeks, other than to suggest poor forest management was primarily to blame. But the states’ governors are pushing back and directly linking the fires to the climate crisis. “These are climate fires,” says Timothy Ingalsbee, an Oregon-based wildland fire ecologist and former wildland firefighter who now directs Firefighters United for Safety, Ethics, and Ecology. “Though some scientists he...
Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:04PM
videoCHP Drives Through Anti-Trump Protestors in Sacramento (video/mp4 8.9MB) by Shut Down Trump
Suddenly and unprovoked, a California Highway Patrol officer drove through a line of anti-Trump protestors that were chanting "You can't stop the revolution!"...
Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:32PM
imageMonterey Bay Central Labor Council Endorses Brown, Hill and Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council
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by Santa Cruz News Network
One of the Monterey Bay area's largest labor organizations, Monterey Bay Central Labor Council AFL-CIO, has endorsed Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, and Kayla Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council in the November 2020 election. The Monterey Bay Central Labor Council (MBCLC) is the local body of the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), representing more than 39,000 union members and their families from the Monterey Bay Area....
Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:55PM
imageRefuse Fascism Holds Rally and March in San Francisco
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally at the Embarcadero and march down Market Street to City Hall in "mass" mobilization....
Posted: Sun Sep 6, 2020 7:40AM
image60 Days of Struggle Start Now
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by From Embarcadero to SF City Hall
Confront the truth about what is happening in the US and find joy in taking to the streets....
Posted: Sun Sep 6, 2020 5:12AM
imageJournalists Fight Foot-Dragging by Oakland Police on Records Requests
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by Maria Dinzeo, Courthouse News Service
Citing a pattern of consistent stonewalling, investigative journalists have taken the Oakland Police Department to court to force it to comply with state public records laws....
Posted: Sat Sep 5, 2020 1:27PM
imageTenant Rights Groups Bracing for Flood of Questions Around New State Law
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by Posted by Lynda Carson
Eviction Protections During The Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic...
Posted: Fri Sep 4, 2020 3:08PM
calendarListen Up, Libby!
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by YAR
Meet at Dimond Park Playground, Oakland...
Event Date: Sun Sep 6, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 4, 2020 12:03PM
imageSan Francisco Gets Ready for November 4
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by Shield Training and Faceoff
March for the Dead was a rehearsal for November...
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2020 2:51AM
imageTell Warren Buffett to Move Forward With Klamath Dam Removal Agreement
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by UnDam the Klamath
Send Warren Buffett a message urging his company Berkshire Hathoway and its subsidiary, PacifiCorp to move forward with Klamath dam removal....
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2020 12:53AM
imageCar Caravan in Fresno Promotes Equity
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by Peter Maiden
In Fresno on Monday, August 24 Cars were decorated with signs promoting equity through taxing millionaires and billionaires. They then drove in a caravan through the city....
Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 10:56PM
imageState Estimates Delta Tunnel’s Cost at $15.9 Billion, but Critics Point to Higher Cost
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by Dan Bacher
“That Gavin Newsom and California Natural Resources Secretary Wade Crowfoot are working with Trump to push this through during a pandemic, while many of the people that will be impacted can’t engage, shows disrespect for Native Americans and other rural and salmon dependent communities,” said Regina Chichizola, co-director of Save California Salmon....
Posted: Wed Aug 26, 2020 3:57PM
imageSF Postal Workers in "US Mail Not For Sale" Rally
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Nationwide protests called by APWU and NACL in response to Trump's attack on the US postal system....
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:44PM
calendarProtest Trump’s Nomination Speech – Trump/Pence Out Now!
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by Refuse Fascism Bay Area
24th and Mission San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Aug 27, 2020 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 2:42PM