text Pipeline Company in Southern California Oil Spill Has Long History of Leaks by Center for Biological Diversity
VENTURA, Calif., June 23, 2016 — The company that just spilled thousands of gallons of crude near the California coast in Ventura has a decade-long history of oil spills in the state, according to information uncovered by the Center for Biological Diversity.
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:04PM
audio Dawn Collins on RootsCampLA 2016 (audio/mpeg 10.5MB) by wtul news
We talked to Dawn Collins about Roots Camp LA, a day long unconference at UNO Student Center this Saturday, June 25th, for progressive activists to gather and share stories of success organizing at the statewide level. This year's program includes a networking night friday at Kajun's on St Claude, and Saturday night spoken word.
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 5:25AM
audio The problem with writing in Bernie (audio/mpeg 1.8MB) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Will write-in presidential ballots for Bernie Sanders be counted or reported? Only in a few states unless Sanders files declarations of write-in candidacy, including lists of electors, and Bernie Sanders has stated throughout his campaign that he will not do so.
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 4:46PM
text Killer whales remain protected in Washington by via OCEANA
Olympia, WA, June 10, 2016 – Today the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission voted unanimously to maintain killer whales on the state’s Endangered Species List. This vote follows the recommendation of Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists who prepared a detailed review of the status of Washington’s southern resident killer whales. Oceana commends the Commission for its decision given the dire situation. Only eighty-three killer whales remain in the southern resident po...
Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2016 5:03PM
image Green Party Moves Towards Declaring Itself Eco-Socialist 480_andrea_merida_cuellar_1.jpg original image (960x960) by Jonathan Nack
Photo: Andrea Mérida Cuéllar, Green Party National Co-Chair "... it's clear that the working class in this country is ready for revolution. As the true left discusses reform vs. revolution, the Green Party is now uniquely positioned to finally be the electoral tactic of grassroots movements…"
Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2016 7:53AM
text Democrat Gov Brown promotes UNaffordable Housing Law by repost
Tenants Together News Alert: In the last week Governor Brown has pushed a plan quickly through the California state budget process that will cut community voice out of neighborhood housing policy. The California Budget Conference Committee is hearing Trailer Bill 707--"By-Right Development" .
Posted: Thu Jun 9, 2016 6:50PM
text 61 Reasons To Dump Hillary Clinton by Speak Truth
California's primary can change the world
Posted: Mon Jun 6, 2016 9:49AM
image New Book Reveals Illegal Domestic Intelligence Operations exile.jpg by K. Hine
In the year 2000, an out of work reporter is approached by a man who is not whom he appears to be. Lured into a romantic affair with him, the reporter is soon to lose everything—her family, her home, her country and nearly her life. EXILE is the true story of Janet Phelan, who fled the US after the attempts to permanently silence her went awry. The lengths to which the intelligence community will go to cover their tracks is revealed in this memoir. The ultimate question—what is the meani...
Posted: Sat Jun 4, 2016 3:22PM
text How To Contact The 544 Unelected Antidemocratic Superdelegates Pledged To Clinton by No To Clinton
Hillary Clinton has commited election crimes in New York, Wyoming, Nevada, Arizona and many other places. She has conspired to wage war against the people of Libya, Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Syria, Sudan, Pakistan, etc. Please use these remaining weeks of June and July to change the minds of the unelected superdelegates.
Posted: Sat Jun 4, 2016 12:22PM
text 143 Tons Of Gold Held by Libyan Central Bank: One Reason For Clinton's Promotion Of War by Bob Fitrakis And Poster
"With the recent release of Hillary Clinton’s emails by Wikileaks, the public now knows exactly how the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) went from a collective defense organization to the new Barbary Coast Pirates of imperialism." Bob Fitrakis
Posted: Fri Jun 3, 2016 10:02AM
text Are you with Hillary? Why? by Akio Tanaka
Some things to consider before the California Democratic Party primary.
Posted: Tue May 31, 2016 8:16AM
text Nuclear Shutdown News May 2016 by Michael Steinberg
Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the decline and fall of the nuclear power industry, in the US and beyond. and highlights the efforts of those fighting for a nuclear free future.
Posted: Mon May 30, 2016 6:35PM
image Africa Day 2016 connects "Roots" in the State of California to the African Union 480_ntando_1.jpg original image (830x1034) by khubaka, michael harris
Africa Day 2016 we honor the contributions of "California African Roots" and US Colored Troops who died during the US Civil War is the day 'Roots' will allow new audiences to experience this epic family saga with a new vision that is both incredibly inspiring and tremendously entertaining. The broader conversation in the State of California, documenting the "Roots" of people of African ancestry builds upon the legacy of Honorable Mervyn M. Dymally, his legislative act remains a open secret...
Posted: Wed May 25, 2016 3:21PM
image And Here’s Another Thing the Clinton’s Fucked Up. 480_boycottpaper2.jpg original image (984x1030) by Lloyd Hart
In the late nineties Duh Prez. appointed General Barry McCaffery to be the Drug Czar!
Posted: Wed May 25, 2016 9:57AM
image Africa Day 2016 ~ Expanding California-Pan African Trade and Commerce 480_african-union_1_1_1_1.jpg original image (3000x1996) by Khubaka, Michael Harris
A commitment by the State of California toward structured relationships between Africa to define key goals and identify specific projects to which collective African efforts, governmental and nongovernmental, will be directed. Africa Day 2016, we begin again to chart a way forward in institutionalizing processes of California Pan-African Trade and Commerce that manifest equity and equal opportunity
Posted: Fri May 20, 2016 10:37AM
image Africa Day 2016 at the California State Capitol featuring Roots Sunday 480_inline-slave-ship-infographic_1.jpg original image (640x422) by khubaka, michael harris
Africa Day 2016 we feature a new imagination of ROOTS for the first time in 40 years and encourage a broader conversation of the ongoing impacts of “Slavery in California, ” unique targeted Legislation with Judicial and Executive acts specific to people of African ancestry by the State of California.
Posted: Fri May 20, 2016 4:37AM
document New Community Resource: It's a Trap! it_s_a_trap_.pdf_140_.jpg original image (x) by via NLG SF Bay Area Chapter
(May 6, 2016) Today the National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (NLGSF) released a simple but critical piece of public education on undercover law enforcement, informants and cooperating witnesses. It's a Trap! (see PDF) provides basic information that everyone should know about the tactics of law enforcement, but that may be particularly important for political activists and those who are, or who are perceived to be, Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim or South Asian.
Posted: Mon May 16, 2016 3:01PM
image Two Years Frack-Free in the Sespe! 480_sespe_1.jpg original image (584x438) by Save the Sespe
Environmental advocates celebrate two-year halt on fracking in Los Padres National Forest
Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 8:46AM
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This article discusses AT&T connections to BIG MONEY. Learn about efforts to silence the voice of labor and progressive shareholders' motions for transparency in AT&T political donations and lobbying.
Posted: Fri May 13, 2016 3:53PM
image Grape and nut glut drying up Golden State cadroghtmap_1.jpg by Patrick Porgans
California water officials and mainstream media assertions this epic drought has caused socioeconomic and a financial disaster to the State's economy is not supported by the facts published in government reports.Three years into the drought and the Golden State's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reached a record $2.31 trillion, agriculture revenues higher than ever, statewide building permits doubled, and more water-guzzling permanent crops planted, and state mandated cutbacks in urban water use,...
Posted: Wed May 4, 2016 5:53PM