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calendarSave Juristac: Sacred Site, Sensitive Ecology (Outreach Meeting)
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by South Bay Indigenous Solidarity
First Unitarian Church of San Jose 160 North Third Street San Jose, CA 95112...
Event Date: Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:12PM
calendarNew Orleans Funeral March to Panetta's Office and Die In
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by Extinction Rebellion: Santa Cruz
Meet us in front of the Starving Musician (1003 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz) at 9:30 am...
Event Date: Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:30AM
Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:47PM
calendarThe Fight Against Monsanto's Roundup: The Politics of Pesticides
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by LaborFest 2019
The Green Arcade 1680 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102 415-431-6800...
Event Date: Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:00PM
calendarTribal Chair Valentin Lopez Speaks Regarding Protecting Juristac!
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by South Bay Indigenous Solidarity
Louden Nelson Community Center Room #3 301 Center Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:41PM
imageNewsom Administration begins public process for Delta Tunnel
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by Dan Bacher
Newsom’s support of one tunnel to divert water from the Delta to corporate agribusiness and Southern California water agencies is no surprise. Newsom received a total of $637,398 from agribusiness in his 2018 campaign for Governor, including $116,800 from Beverly Hills agribusiness billionaires Linda and Stewart Resnick, the owners of the Wonderful Company two of the strongest supporters of the Delta Tunnel and promoters of numerous attacks on environmental protections for salmon and other f...
Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:04PM
imageGovernor Newsom orders firing of top oil regulator after fracking increases by 103%
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by Dan Bacher
The announcement of Ken Harris' firing came several hours after two watchdog groups, Consumer Watchdog and the FracTracker Allliance, released a report revealing that eight DOGGR officials own stock in corporations they are responsible for regulating. It also came after the many scores of articles I wrote and radio interviews I did documenting the expansion of oil and gas drilling and fracking and numerous conflicts of interests by oil and gas regulators in California under Governor Jerry...
Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:17AM
textThe Shortwave Report 07/12/19 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Sputnik Radio, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:58PM
textUnited Nations Calls for Mozambique Disaster Aid as Country Wrestles with Illegal Debt by Kate Zeller
Washington, DC - On Thursday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for more relief aid to be sent to disaster-recovering Mozambique. The country is reeling from two devastating cyclones and wrestling with debts that Mozambique's high court calls illegal....
Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:31PM
imageCalifornia’s Biggest Secret? How Big Oil Has Expanded Drilling Under Brown & Newsom
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by Dan Bacher
Consumer Watchdog and the FracTracker Alliance today released data showing a major increase in permits for new oil and gas wells this year under Governor Newsom. From January 1 to June 3, DOGGR approved 2,365 new oil and gas well permits and 191 fracking permits. The data reveals that this year regulators have considerably increased the number of permits granted for drilling new wells (by 35.3%), well reworks (by 28.3%), and hydraulic fracturing (by 103.2%) as compared to the permitting r...
Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:36AM
documentLawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s OK of California Logging That Will Destroy Big Trees, Condor Roosting Sites
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by Center for Biological Diversity
LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2019 ― Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today to halt a logging project in a roadless area of Los Padres National Forest that would destroy prime habitat for endangered California condors. Because of the project’s remote location, it also would fail to protect communities from wildfires as federal officials have claimed....
Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:12PM
calendarSF Speak Out At Japan Consulate To Stop Restarting of Japanese NUKE Plants
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by No Nukes Action Committee
San Francisco Japanese Consulate 275 Battery St near California St....
Event Date: Thu Jul 11, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 9, 2019 10:15AM
imageEmergency!!! Ms. Ichiyō Higuchi "14 months of miracles" writing and the end of the land
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by kisekino 14kagetsu
This" hardwood forest band" nurtures many creatures. We have to protect them. ...
Posted: Mon Jul 8, 2019 6:49PM
calendarThe Coming Renewable Energy Revolution
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by San Jose Peace & Justice Center
San José Peace and Justice Center 48 South 7th Street San José, CA 95112 Bus routes: 22, 522, 23, 11, 63, 64, 72, 73, 81, Hwy 17 Express, MST 55, Dash, LRT, 181...
Event Date: Sat Jul 20, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 7, 2019 5:25PM
calendarEarth Summit Series by Citizen's Oversight
Earth Summit Series will be meeting each First Monday Evening of each month at 6pm for social networking and 7pm for the program, at the Balboa Park Club Santa Fe Room. The only exception to the schedule will be this Sept when the meeting will be the second Monday (Sept 9) due to Labor Day....
Event Date: Mon Aug 5, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 7, 2019 3:25PM
imageCloser to Extinction: Spring Delta smelt surveys reveal record low numbers of fish
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by Dan Bacher
“The outlook for the Delta smelt population remains grim after these lows. Despite good conditions in spring 2018 and 2019, the severely depressed number of adult spawners indicates a continuing weak potential for recovery,” said independent fisheries biologist Tom Cannon in his California Fisheries Blog on the California Sportfishing Protection Alliance (CSPA) website....
Posted: Sun Jul 7, 2019 9:41AM
calendarMeeting to Protect Juristac! Stopping a Quarry From Destroying a Sacred Site
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by South Bay Indigenous Solidarity
First Unitarian Church of San Jose 160 North Third Street, San Jose, CA 95112...
Event Date: Tue Jul 9, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 5, 2019 5:24PM
textThe Shortwave Report 07/05/19 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Sputnik Radio, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Jul 4, 2019 4:40PM
calendarThe 8th Annual World Naked Bike Ride - San Francisco 2019 Northern Hemisphere Part II
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by World Naked Bike Ride - San Francisco
Ferry Building Plaza 1 Ferry Bldg. Plaza San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Jul 4, 2019 11:23AM
documentA New Way to Protect Farmland In Santa Cruz County
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by Land Trust of Santa Cruz County
The Land Trust of Santa Cruz County has come up with a new way to protect expensive Pajaro Valley farmland. The local non-profit has teamed up with The Conservation Fund, a national organization dedicated to providing environmental and economic solutions, to purchase farmland and then resell it with a conservation easement that forever protects the land as farmland....
Posted: Mon Jul 1, 2019 6:43PM
textCalifornia to Evaluate Curbing Oil, Gas Extraction by Center for Biological Diversity
State Budget Funds Study on Decreasing Fossil Fuel Supply, Demand...
Posted: Mon Jul 1, 2019 12:07AM