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calendarGenocide Joe Out of San Francisco!
by Angela
Alta Plaza Park Jackson St. & Steiner St. San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed, Feb 21, 2024 5:00pm PST
Posted: Tue, Feb 20, 2024 9:51pm PST
calendarLos Altos: Flood the Fundraiser!
by Angela
Car Caravan meetup at Stanford Shopping Center, Nordstrom Lot 550 Stanford Shopping Center Palo Alto, CA...
Event Date: Thu, Feb 22, 2024 2:00pm PST
Posted: Tue, Feb 20, 2024 7:37am PST
imageFor sixth year in a row, no Delta Smelt found in CDFW Fall Midwater Trawl survey
by Dan Bacher
When no Delta Smelt are found in six years of a survey that has been conducted since 1967, the estuary is in a serious ecological crisis....
Posted: Sun, Feb 18, 2024 10:51am PST
imageBig Oil and Big Gas spent a record $27 million lobbying in California in 2023!
by Dan Bacher
WSPA and the oil companies wield their power in 8 major ways: through (1) lobbying; (2) campaign spending; (3) serving on and putting shills on regulatory panels; (4) creating Astroturf groups; (5) working in collaboration with media; (6) sponsoring awards ceremonies and dinners, including those for legislators and journalists; (7) contributing to non profit organizations; and (8) creating alliances with labor unions, mainly construction trades...
Posted: Sun, Feb 18, 2024 10:42am PST
imageDSA Santa Cruz Electoral Working Group Recommends Yes on Measure M, Housing for People
by Santa Cruz News
The Electoral Action Working Group of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) Santa Cruz recommends a yes vote on Measure M, the Housing for People initiative, which is on the ballot in the March 5 primary election in the City of Santa Cruz. If passed, Measure M will increase the ratio of inclusionary/affordable housing to 25% in new large projects of 30+ units, and will require a majority vote of the people before the city's General Plan can be amended to raise current building height lim...
Posted: Thu, Feb 8, 2024 8:17am PST
imagePalestine, Retaliation & Removal of AHS Board Member & Nurse Jennifer Esteen from AHS
by Labor Video Project
Alameda Health System board member and SEIU 1021 member Jennifer Esteen was removed from her position on the board by Alameda Nate Miley two days after she signed a petition for a ceasefire in Gaza....
Posted: Mon, Jan 15, 2024 10:37pm PST
imageBill to End Offshore Oil Drilling in CA Waters Passes First Major Legislative Hurdle
by Dan Bacher
"We simply cannot afford to have more oil spills, and SB 559 provides an immediate pathway towards shutting these offshore oil platforms down," said State Senator Dave Min....
Posted: Mon, Jan 15, 2024 4:17pm PST
imageSan Francisco: Vote No on Proposition E
by ACLU of Northern California
The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California opposes Proposition E, a measure on the March 2024 San Francisco ballot....
Posted: Thu, Jan 11, 2024 12:20pm PST
documentLetter to Myrna Melgar, member of the SF Board of Supervisors
by Elizabeth Milos
A call to remember one's past, and to be in the world on the side of Justice for Palestine....
Posted: Mon, Jan 8, 2024 4:01am PST
imageGroups Gather at Capitol in Solidarity with Bethehem, Sacramento's Sister City, Dec. 25
by Dan Bacher
Local organizations and community members read the names of children killed during this genocide by the Capitol Christmas tree off 10th St. in solidarity with the Palestinian people in Gaza and the West Bank....
Posted: Sat, Dec 30, 2023 5:18pm PST
image‘Happy Holidays’ – Department of Water Resources Approves Fish-Killing Delta Tunnel Fiasco
by Dan Bacher
The collapse of four runs of Chinook salmon on the Sacramento River and the virtual extinction in the wild of the Delta Smelt, once the most abundant fish in the entire Delta, is now taking place as the Delta Tunnel is approved....
Posted: Fri, Dec 29, 2023 4:22pm PST
imageExtinction Watch: No Delta Smelt collected in CDFW fall survey for sixth year in a row
by Dan Bacher
“No Delta Smelt were collected at any stations from September through November,” wrote Taylor Rohlin, Environmental Scientist for the CDFW Bay Delta Region, in a memo to Erin Chappell, Regional Manager for the CDFW Bay Delta Region on November 23....
Posted: Fri, Dec 29, 2023 4:02pm PST
imageCommunity Members Call for Ceasefire Resolution in Alameda
by Jeanne Nader
Alameda Families & Friends for Ceasefire mobilize residents to support Mayor's Letter for Ceasefire...
Posted: Fri, Dec 29, 2023 10:04am PST
calendarSeaside PD Protest
by Not One More!
4PM Rally at Oldemeyer Center, 986 Hilby Ave, Seaside 4:30PM March to City Hall, 440 Harcourt Ave, Seaside...
Event Date: Thu, Dec 21, 2023 4:00pm PST
Posted: Mon, Dec 18, 2023 12:48pm PST
imageHuman Rights Day Candlelight Vigil: Respect the Human Rights of the Palestinian People.
by Dan Bacher
“As we prepare to celebrate Christmas this year, the Holy Land is bathed in blood," said Mario Galvan, Board Member of Sacramento Area Peace Action....
Posted: Sat, Dec 16, 2023 10:53am PST
calendarAction: Berkeley City Council Meeting
by Angela
1290 & 1321 Addison St, Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Tue, Dec 12, 2023 6:00pm PST
Posted: Fri, Dec 8, 2023 10:50pm PST
imageNew report reveals fossil fuel media influence as WSPA sponsors events for journalists
by Dan Bacher
When so called journalism organizations are tainted by the toxic stench of Big Oil money — and very few “environmental” and “climate” organizations appear to have any problem with this — you know that we are in a really dark time in human history....
Posted: Fri, Dec 8, 2023 8:35am PST
imageNewsom cancels public Capitol tree lighting ceremony to avoid Free Palestine protesters
by Dan Bacher
“Governor Newsom decided to cancel the tree lighting ceremony rather than face the public that is enraged by his shameful silence on the genocide in Gaza," said Yassar Dahbour of Sacramento Regional Coalition for Palestinian Rights....
Posted: Thu, Dec 7, 2023 12:56pm PST
imagePelosi's Constituents Deliver Demand On Gaza Genocide
by Leon Kunstenaar
Protesters demand she tell Biden to require cease fire...
Posted: Mon, Dec 4, 2023 12:54pm PST
imageUrge Elected Officials in Santa Cruz County to Pass a Ceasefire Resolution Immediately
by Free Palestine!
Residents of Santa Cruz, Watsonville, and all of Santa Cruz County are urgently calling for our representatives to pass a resolution for a lasting ceasefire and an end to the siege in Gaza once and for all. Email your representatives by clicking on this link to choose to either get an automated letter, or an email template that you can copy and paste yourself:
Posted: Sat, Dec 2, 2023 10:56am PST
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