calendar Santa Cruz-Statewide Coordinated Actions To End Solitary Confinement 480_end-solitary-pelican_1.jpg by Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity
Pacific Ave. and Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Sat Jul 23, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 2:18PM
calendar 7th Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala by Denise Lamott
The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109...
Event Date: Sat Aug 13, 2016 8:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 12:23PM
text The Social State Benefits All of Us by R Brait, A Buxbaum and M Schnetzer
The social state can only fulfill expectations when financed n a broad and just basis. The social state must be adjusted to do justice to the pressing challenges like the separate development of poor and rich and social and economic dislocations in the wake of the financial and economic crisis. Helmut Schmidt (German chancellor 1974-1982) said: "The social state is the greatest cultural achievement int he otherwise terrible 20th century."...
Posted: Thu Jul 21, 2016 4:20AM
document EPA Approved Pesticide Products Without Accounting for Dangers of Chemical Mixture toxic_concoctions.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
PORTLAND, Ore., July 19, 2016 — The Environmental Protection Agency has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants, according to an investigation by the Center for Biological Diversity. These “synergistic” combinations have been widely overlooked by the EPA in its approval of pesticides for food, lawns and other uses....
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 2:46PM
calendar Litter-ature in the time of displacement by David Giesen
The terrace of the Bernal Heights library...
Event Date: Wed Jul 20, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 11:08AM
calendar Anti-Police Abuse Demos Nationally, Freedom Sleepout #54 Locally by Keith McHenry
At the usual center of "get out of town" enforcement against the poor and homeless--Santa Cruz City Hall at 809 Center St. between Locust and Church. The actual time frame of the protest is 5 PM Tuesday to 9 AM Wednesday (more or less)....
Event Date: Tue Jul 19, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 9:55AM
image TESC Students for Justice in Palestine Respond to Evergreen Administration 480_tesc-boycott_1.jpg by TESC Students for Justice in Palestine
An open letter from TESC Students for Justice in Palestine’s response to the Administration’s statement concerning the affirmative student votes to boycott Sabra, Driscoll’s, and CAT products on the Evergreen campus and its refusal to respect the CAT boycott....
Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 1:19PM
calendar Free Movie Night: Making a Killing by ppjc
Los Altos Library 13 S. San Antonio Road, Los Altos CA 94022 Free & open to all. Wheelchair accessible....
Event Date: Thu Aug 25, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 2:29PM
text Fluoridegate: Dental Group Document Reveals Extensive Fluoridation Safety Research Needed by Daniel G. Stockin, MPH
Officials pronounce fluoridation safe and effective; but privately they aren’t so sure. A CDC freedom of information request uncovered a document from the the American Dental Association, an ardent fluoridation protector and promoter, asking for fluoridation safety studies....
Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 12:37PM
text Farming Community Rallies in Sacramento to Demand Protections from Agricultural Pesticides by via Californians for Pesticide Reform
Residents from California’s most extensively farmed regions converged on Sacramento today to deliver more than 27,000 petition signatures and a letter representing hundreds of thousands of Californians, all demanding protections for their children from exposure to agricultural pesticides at school....
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 3:36PM
calendar Going Into Year 2 with the Freedom Sleepers by Keith McHenry
On the edge of City Hall, where city police, rangers, and security guards have driven the homeless protesters--along the Center St. sidewalk across from the Main Library...
Event Date: Tue Jul 12, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 10:36AM
calendar Gov. Brown Guts Local Housing Controls by Tes Welborn
Park Branch Library, 1833 Page near Cole, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Jul 14, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 9:30AM
audio On Drug User Health and Dignity - Interview with Mike Selick from Harm Reduction Coalition (audio/mpeg 21.7mb) by WTUL News & Views
On Drug User Health and Dignity - Interview with Mike Selick from the Training & Capacity-Building Institute at the Harm Reduction Coalition....
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 6:22AM
calendar Legal Assistance to the Elderly Fundraiser 480_lae_fundraiser_1.jpg by Howard Levy
Johnny Foley's Irish Pub - Cellar 243 O'Farrell St. between Cyril Magnin & Powell St....
Event Date: Thu Jul 21, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 1:56PM
video City directed police shutdown of artists and PUBLIC ALERT on Pacific Ave in Santa Cruz, CA (video/mp4 329.5mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
15 minute video of the City directed police shutdown of artists and protesters Alex Skelton and Joff Jones on Pacific Ave in Santa Cruz, CA. on July 6, 2016....
Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2016 12:47AM
image Freedom Sleepers Anniversary: One Year of Protesting the Sleeping Ban at City Hall 480_freedom-sleepers-1-santa-cruz-city-hall_1.jpg by Alex Darocy
The Freedom Sleepers celebrated their one-year anniversary together on July 5 with a march through downtown Santa Cruz, and then an outdoor movie screening at Santa Cruz City Hall. The Freedom Sleepers have been sleeping for one night a week at city hall since July 4, 2015 to protest local laws that criminalize homelessness. Their primary demand has been for a repeal of the city's camping ban, which prohibits sleeping in public, with or without bedding, between the hours of 11pm and 8:30am. T...
Posted: Sat Jul 9, 2016 5:18PM
text Bus Rider's Association Brings Change by Lemon Tree
A statement and update from one of the members of the bus rider's association, a group that came together to fight the bus cuts. Wider thoughts and realities are brought into the picture of what is taking place locally with transportation issues....
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 4:58PM
calendar Student Sale Open House 480_ss.jpg by Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles
Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles, 3742 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94610...
Event Date: Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 1:43PM
calendar Screening: The Business of Disease by Nancy Tubbs
Michaan's Theatre 2700 Saratoga Street Alameda, CA 94501...
Event Date: Sat Jul 30, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 8, 2016 9:06AM
image Ranger Mathews Arrests Artists on Pacific Avenue 480_artworkarrested_1.jpg by Free Speech Matters
Joff Jones and Alex Skelton were arrested again on Pacific Avenue Wednesday 6July2016 around 4:38PM and their artwork confiscated....
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 10:26AM