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imageFramework for a deep dive sharing the common history of Cinco de Mayo and Juneteenth
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by Deborah Johnson
On the way to San Jose, Santa Clara County, California for a blessed new beginning is at hand....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:34PM
imageTeachers Against Dying, AFT and The Pandemic With Texas Teacher Michael Hull
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by Labor Video Project
Texas teacher and founder of Teachers Against Dying talks about the effect of Covid and the pandemic on teachers, students and their families. He also discusses the role of the AFT including a debate he had with Randi Weingarten national president of the union....
Posted: Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:38AM
textOnline events with Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan & many others by Towards increasing Networking
Here are some 17 online events taking place over the coming month (and starting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31), featuring people such as Noam Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan, Hazel Henderson, Dave Zirin, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Ireland, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be in...
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:55AM
textSchool reopening deals approved in Los Angeles and Oakland as unions stifle opposition by Dan Conway (WSWS Repost)
Those who did vote in “favor” were told repeatedly by the unions that they had no choice but to vote for the agreements....
Posted: Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:25AM
textStarting Tonight (Sat): Online events w) Chomsky, McKibben, Frida Berrigan & many others by Towards increasing Networking
Here are some 17 online events taking place over the coming month (and starting tonight, Saturday, March 20), featuring people such as Noam Chomsky, Bill McKibben, Frida Berrigan, Thomas Piketty, Paul Mason, Hazel Henderson, and many others....
Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 1:01PM
imageInland Empire schools reopen as infection rates remain high in Southern California
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by Peter Ross (WSWS repost)
Riverside and San Bernardino counties, the two largest counties in the Inland Empire, are overseeing some of the most aggressive school reopening plans in the state....
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:09AM
image2021 Sacramento Ghanaian Independence Day Celebration
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by Adapted from 2020 Celebration
Sacramento Ghanaian Independence Day Weekend offers a sneak preview into an exciting new addition to the Farm to Fork Capitol in the Great State of California....
Posted: Fri Mar 5, 2021 12:34PM
textSan Francisco Bay Area school districts push to reopen schools by Angelo Perera (WSWS repost)
The ruling class and its political representatives are pushing to reopen schools before it is safe. Teachers and their earnest supporters in the Bay Area need to organize to oppose this....
Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:52AM
imageErdogan Your Time Is Up! Turkey Boğaziçi University Graduates & Supporters Have SF Rally
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by Labor Video Project
Dozens of graduates and supporters of Boğaziçi University rallied in SF and spoke out against the Erdogan's government appointment of a Rector who plagiarized others for his work and is a crony of Erdogan's AKP....
Posted: Sun Feb 7, 2021 7:30PM
text45th Anniversary of UNA saved AIM by Quanah Brightman
Celebrate The 45th Anniversary of United Native Americans Saving AIM #January 25, 2020 #Globally #HistoricalVideo 45th Anniversary of UNA saving AIM https://youtu.be/ldfuwWYroPs...
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2021 6:18PM
image2020 California State Capitol - Racism in the Farm to Fork Capitol
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Our 22nd Annual, 2020 California State Capitol Kwanzaa continues a special tradition in the seat of authority of our Great State of California, Farm to Fork Capitol of America, where "Racism" is officially a Public Health Crisis throughout the Capitol Region....
Posted: Thu Dec 31, 2020 5:36AM
imageDiscover the Hawaiian Seamen who built Sutter's Fort and settled the Sacramento Region
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by Edited from Peter T Young
Eight experienced Hawaiian seamen, whom King Kamehameha selected escorted Johan Sutter from the Sandwich Islands to establish a colony inland Northern California. The agreement to pay them ten dollars a month and return them back to the Hawaiian Islands after three years if they wished to leave. The "hidden figures of authentic Sacramento History comes alive for 2020 Sacramento County Kwanzaa...
Posted: Wed Dec 23, 2020 3:50PM
textPoverty forces Iraqi children out of school, into full-time work by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
A family of seven rely on Kadhim Mohammed, aged 10, to make ends meet. He sorts through rubbish across Baghdad for more than ten hours a day and earns 7-10,000 IQD ($5-8) a day....
Posted: Thu Dec 10, 2020 2:01AM
textJournalism reeks of betrayal of democracy by M Klockner, B Druecke and J Steinbeiss
A "new normality" has taken root in our society. A climate of fear and severe, permanent encroachments on fundamental rights are shaping politics and social life. From the beginning of the pandemic, the media and politics have created a reality that almost treats the principles of democracy with contempt. These three articles are translated from the German in nachdenkseiten.de and Graswurzel Revolution....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2020 8:07AM
textThe Salish Sea Athenaeum by Salish Sea Athenaeum
The Salish Sea Athenaeum is now available in a new blog....
Posted: Mon Nov 9, 2020 7:14AM
imagePublic Education, Privatization & The Class Struggle
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by UFCLP
Public Education, Privatization and the class struggle was the focus of a panel on 10/24/20. Speakers discussed how privatization of public education is being organized and the need for a united fightback against the privatization....
Posted: Fri Nov 6, 2020 11:19AM
textStimulus Plan Negotiations Turn to Student Debt by Zach Conti
Student debt relief is now included in round the clock stimulus package negotiations on Capitol Hill....
Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 7:56AM
imagePetition: Accountability for the Incident Regarding a Black UCI Alumna at UC Irvine
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by Black Student Union at UC-Irvine
UCI Black Student Union and United Students Against Sweatshops Demand for Accountability Regarding the Incident on February 20, 2020...
Posted: Fri Mar 6, 2020 1:11PM
imageExploring California Pan African Heritage in Elk Grove, California
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by Michael Harris
2020 Black History Month, Early California Pan African Heritage...
Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:26PM
imageKwanzaa our "California Grown" Global Celebration, "Matunda ya Kwanza"
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by 2019 Dr. Maulana Karenga Message
Imani (Faith) reminds us of the indispensable foundation of confident, righteous and rewarding belief, calling on us “to believe with all our heart in our people, our parents, our leaders, our teachers and the righteousness and victory of our struggle.” In remembrance of Khalid Al Mansour...
Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:26AM