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textSanta Barbara County Planning Commission Rejects ExxonMobil’s Plan to Restart Offshore Platforms, Truck Oil by Center for Biological Diversity
Commissioners Vote 3-2 Against Project, Joining Strong Community Opposition...
Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 11:14PM
textSan Luis Obispo County Approves Disputed Drilling at Arroyo Grande Oilfield by Center for Biological Diversity
Hearing Comes After Discovery of Covert Drilling Approvals...
Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 11:09PM
imageAfter Spill, Legal Petition Urges Biden Administration to End Oil Drilling Off California
by Center for Biological Diversity
Petition Asks for Suspension, Cancellation of All Leases in Federal Waters...
Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2021 11:05PM
imageSafe Haven Resources for Domestic Violence Survivors with Pets Vary Markedly by State
by Animal Welfare Institute
October 7, 2021, Washington, DC—In honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) released new research today that ranks states according to the number of safe havens available per capita. Safe havens include humane societies, veterinary offices, foster homes, and shelters that help domestic violence survivors and their pets escape abusive situations....
Posted: Mon Oct 18, 2021 11:44PM
textNorthern California hospital engineers’ walkout enters fourth week by Evan Winters (WSWS repost)
The unions are collaborating to keep contract struggles by Kaiser employees isolated and to prevent a united stoppage, as 24,000 nurses join the engineers in authorizing strike action....
Posted: Tue Oct 12, 2021 7:56AM
image24,000 healthcare workers in California authorize strike action by 96 percent
by Max Jones (WSWS repost)
The vote is a major development in the growing push by US workers for nationwide strike action against unbearable working hours, the erosion of wages and the continued spread of COVID-19 in workplaces....
Posted: Tue Oct 12, 2021 7:39AM
textCA removes COVID-19 benefits for workers, allows companies to keep outbreak details secret by Dan Conway (WSWS repost)
The recent actions by the governor’s office and the state legislature in the “bluest” of US states, demonstrates that the Democrats are just as committed to sacrificing thousands of workers lives for profit....
Posted: Wed Oct 6, 2021 10:44PM
imagePG&E Wildfire Plan Roundly Criticized, Does Not Get CPUC Approval
by Reclaim Our Power Utility Justice Campaign
Press Release from Reclaim Our Power Utility Justice Campaign. This is the largest coalition of organizations fighting for a transformation of California's energy system. Made up of environmental justice organizations, energy organizations, fire survivors, labor organizations and community groups, the campaign represents over 75 groups from across the state and many thousands of Californians....
Posted: Sat Sep 25, 2021 5:39AM
textSanta Barbara County Staff Recommends Approval of ExxonMobil’s Plan to Restart Offshore Platforms, Truck Oil by Center for Biological Diversity
Planning Staff Reverses Opposition to Using Hazardous Highway 166...
Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:44PM
imageReport: California in Urgent Need of Wildlife Connectivity to Protect Animals, People
by Center for Biological Diversity
‘California Connections’ Calls on State Legislature to Prioritize Crossings...
Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:32PM
imageCalifornia Admisson Day - Examining the impacts of Manifest Destiny
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Today, we prepare a way towoard systemic ressurection, a rebirth of California Admission Day Celebrations, worthy of our collective efforts coming together toward, forming a more perfect union: honest, courageous and bold....
Posted: Sat Sep 18, 2021 6:30AM
imageRight-wing recall campaign defeated in California
by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
The vote was a blow to the Trump-style campaign waged by the recall supporters and the leading Republican candidate, Larry Elder....
Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 9:29PM
imageCalifornia pediatric hospitalizations surge as Newsom boasts about handling of pandemic
by Evan Winters (WSWS repost)
The sharp rise in pediatric hospitalizations after the return to in-person learning illustrates the devastating cost the Democrats are asking workers and children to bear as they “learn to live with the virus.”...
Posted: Sat Sep 11, 2021 4:01AM
textDemocrats flood California with campaign surrogates and cash to back Governor Gavin Newsom by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
Vice President Kamala Harris campaigned with Newsom Wednesday, and President Biden is expected Monday, ahead of the September 14 recall vote....
Posted: Wed Sep 8, 2021 11:54PM
textFighting the California fires requires an international and socialist strategy by David Moore (WSWS repost)
Any effort to address climate change is blocked by two factors: the subordination of Earth’s resources to private profit and the division of the world into competing nation-states....
Posted: Fri Sep 3, 2021 9:58PM
textVote No on Recall vs Supreme Court's Anti-Abortion Decision by 12 days to go
Taliban Texas was aided by the Taliban US Supreme Court on 9/2/21 with its 5-4 decision supporting banning abortion at 6 weeks and supporting vigilante justice, while California's anti-abortion Republican Party threatens to attack abortion, mandating your NO Vote on the Recall TODAY....
Posted: Thu Sep 2, 2021 9:46AM
textThe far-right candidates in the 2021 California recall election by Gabriel Black, Joshua Rodriguez (WSWS repost)
The recall election against Governor Gavin Newsom is being funded by forces tied to far-right militias and wealthy Republicans opposed to any public safety measures to contain the spread of COVID-19. These forces are seeking to exploit popular disgust with Newsom’s pro-corporate policies....
Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 9:55PM
textCalifornia school reopenings have already caused thousands of COVID-19 infections by Brian Gene (WSWS repost)
Less than two weeks after the full reopening of California public schools, thousands of students and staff have tested positive for COVID-19 and tens of thousands have gone into quarantine....
Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2021 7:36AM
imageHawaiian Royal Family recognized at 2021 California Admission Day
by Peter T. Young
2021 California Admission Day, we seek authentic voices from diverse communities impacted by the 1850 Compromise by the US Congress, establishing California as a State. Hawaiians under King Kamehameha III, helped settle Sacramento and few seem to know, yet....
Posted: Sun Aug 22, 2021 6:01PM
textCal Recall Impacts Nation; Repub Elder's Anti-Pregnant Workers by 27 Days to Go
The Sept 14 Governor Recall will drag the US government and economy to the reactionary, economic deep hole of Nazi Trump if it succeeds. The Trump Republican Larry Elder wants female employees to be required to notify their employer when they plan to get pregnant. He is also anti-mask and anti-vaccine in this COVID19 pandemic. This is not about the Democrats; this is about our lives....
Posted: Thu Aug 19, 2021 9:16AM