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Westlands Water District Votes No on Delta Tunnels Project!
"Today is a very good day for California,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta, in a statement. “By rejecting California WaterFix, the Westlands Water District has dealt a blow to the project. There are many better solutions for creating a sustainable water supply in California.”...
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:15PM
CA Indian Water Commission, environmental groups challenge Delta Tunnels financing
"The California Indian Water Commission's involvement in this filing is about upholding traditional indigenous responsibilities to the lands and waters of California," said Don Hankins, CIWC President. "With this filing, we affirm our commitment to future generations through protection of the lands and waters of this state, and the associated organisms, which we also maintain obligations to."...
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:52AM
Comprehensive Housing Strategy Must Be Supportive
Common Language Must Also Include Housing as a Human Right...
Posted: Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:36AM
Alt-Right create fake Berkeley stabbing story
The Alt-Right are spreading a fake news story about a woman who was allegedly stabbed by Antifa in Berkeley last night. This story is factually untrue....
Posted: Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:44PM
Anti Police-Terror Project statement on Berkeley Police use of pepper spray
On September 10th, at the Berkeley City Council meeting, a 1997 ban that prevents police from using pepper spray at protests, was modified to give police limited power to do so. This is little more than the continuation of an agenda that criminalizes dissent, upholds the tenets of white supremacy and empowers the frontline enforcers of white supremacy (law enforcement) to repress the masses....
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:10PM
Tenants Fight Back rally in front of Santa Cruz City Hall
Tenants Fight Back held a rally in front of City Hall on Tuesday September 12, 2017. They gathered and spoke to make clear the need for residents of Santa Cruz to pick a side in the housing crisis: people or profit. As this rally went on, the council approved a new development on Pacific with no affordable housing units. Seems like the city council has picked a side. Tenants will continue to fight....
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:29PM
Naked Riot at the Berkeley City Council Hearing
Body Freedom activist Gypsy Taub strips naked at the Berkeley City Council meeting in protest after Council members table legislation to allow top freedom...
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:23PM
Stacked Deck Stay-Away Law Expansion Promises More Pain for Poor Outside
Coming up today at City Council on the noon agenda (unusually early) is Item, #14. It may come up within an hour by 1 PM if not before. MC 13.08.100 exponentially expands the time a cop or ranger can unilaterally order a person to leave an area and not return. The vastly expanded area includes the Pogonip, Arana Gulch, and Moore Creek. The law is billed as a "School Safety" law, though the vast majority of the area covered is much further than 300' from a school....
Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 9:41AM
Workers of outed David Duke campaign contributor may be eligible for unemployment benefits
This may possibly mean that unemployment benefits exist for the workers of O'mei restaurant in Santa Cruz, who quit their jobs after a boycott occurred because their boss Roger Grigsby was outed as a campaign contributor to David Duke's failed 2016 Senate campaign!...
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:18PM
Santa Cruz ROLLING FAST to Repeal Sleeping Ban
ROLLING FAST to Repeal Santa Cruz Sleeping Ban. The anti-homeless Sleeping Ban in Santa Cruz has been challenged since its inception some two decades ago. Endorsing winning candidates has not worked. The right for the homeless to sleep legally is what the ROLLING FAST is about. Simple, take one calendar day, let us know which day; call city council that day and tell them who you are and that you are fasting to REPEAL Sleeping Ban....
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:26PM
No Hate in The Bay: March Against White Supremacy
Meet at the corner of 63rd & Adeline, across the street from the Here There encampment at noon....
Event Date: Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:12PM
A Chicken in Every Pot and a Cell Tower on Every Garage
A bill is speeding through the California legislature that would allow telecom companies to saturate our residential neighborhoods with toxic radiation from 50,000 new-generation cell towers. There would be virtually zero government control and oversight. This article explains why this is happening, what the alternative is, and what we can do to stop it. The final hurdle, a vote by the full CA Assembly, will happen early this week....
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:27AM
All Aboard, Whistle Stop Tour ~ Station 102 ~ California Admission Day
Join us for our "Whistle Stop Tour a Farm to Fork Celebration" of California Admission Day....
Posted: Fri Sep 8, 2017 12:46PM
Trump Plans Massive Raids on Immigrant Communities Starting Mid-September
Horrific Plan to Target 6,000 - 10,000 for Mass Deportation is Part of Escalating Attacks on Immigrants...
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 4:43PM
NLGSF Statement on DACA & Planned Raids
The National Lawyers Guild - SF Bay Area Chapter condemns the Trump Administration for rescinding DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, which protected nearly 800,000 immigrants, who came to the United States as children from deportation. By rescinding the program, these individual’s lives and livelihoods are now threatened....
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 4:29PM
We are all antifa
Last month, thousands gathered in San Francisco and Berkeley to defeat the hatred of fascism and white supremacy. A united front of labor, clergy, students, socialists, anarchists and others successfully prevented the fascists from holding their rallies....
Posted: Wed Sep 6, 2017 6:32PM
"We Built America" DACA Youth, Labor & Community Rally Against Immigrant Bashing In SF
Over 1,000 DACA youth, unionists and families rallied at the SF Federal Building against the rescinding of DACA and the war of terror on immigrants....
Posted: Wed Sep 6, 2017 1:52AM
Santa Cruz County Cannabis EIR Update and Important Meeting Dates
A draft Environmental Impact Report on establishing a regulated cannabis trade in the County concludes that a more permissive approach is an “environmentally superior alternative” to either a ban or a more restrictive proposed ordinance under consideration....
Posted: Tue Sep 5, 2017 6:32PM
Emergency DACA Rally: Fight Deportations Together!
San Francisco Federal Building 90 7th Street, San Francisco, California 94103...
Event Date: Tue Sep 5, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 5, 2017 11:43AM
"Defend DACA" projected on SF Federal Building
San Francisco Federal Building, 90 7th St, San Francisco, CA 94103 (projections on the wall adjacent to Mission Street)...
Event Date: Tue Sep 5, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 5, 2017 9:55AM