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calendar Honor the Innocents and Take Action against Gun Violence at St. Paul’s, Oakland honor-1217.pdf_140_.jpg by Michael Ubell
St. Paul’s, 114 Montecito Ave, Oakland, California...
Event Date: Sat Dec 16, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 8, 2017 10:56AM
calendar Defend Aunti Frances! Emergency Eviction Defense Rally 480_defend-aunti-frances_1.jpg by Self-Help Hunger Program
61st & Adeline, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Dec 7, 2017 7:34PM
video Song for Net Neutrality (video/quicktime 2.1mb) by Raging Grannies Action League
We Fight for Net Neutrality / March on Verizon...
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 8:00PM
text Homelessness and Mental Illness within Sonoma County by Paula A, Jenna C, Dom R, B Louie, A Semenza, K Cruz
Our research teams decided to look into the homeless mentally ill within Sonoma County. Specifically, the resources and programs that are avaliable to this vulnerable population....
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 7:51PM
text Steven Kalmbach of HomeAid Northern California threatens to evict tenants by Lynda Carson
According to the 2015, 990 tax filing, for HomeAid Northern California of Walnut Creek, a.k.a. Shelter Providers of Northern California, the mission of HomeAid Northern California is to build or renovate shelters for the temporarily homeless men, women and children of the greater Bay Area....
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 7:02PM
text Homeless Services Center and Calamity's Cupboard -- and Art Show! by Linda Ellen Lemaster
I went to TOUCHED BY HOMELESSNESS, an inclusive Art Show, in early November. Story reviews the art on display at HSC show, then through memories, I've explored HSC history and community engagement...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 5:51PM
image Santa Cruz City Council to Consider Rent Control 480_15965205_1444529198915077_7679872294829045749_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Rent Freeze Also Deserves Serious Consideration...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 1:31PM
text OP-ED on Homelessness and Mental Health in Sonoma County. by Andrew Semenza
Summary of research project on homelessness and mental health in Sonoma County....
Posted: Mon Dec 4, 2017 3:19PM
calendar Queen Mimi – Consider the Homeless Fundraiser 480_queen-mimi_1.jpg by Consider the Homeless
North Berkeley Senior Center 1901 Hearst Ave Berkeley, CA 94709...
Event Date: Sun Dec 3, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 2, 2017 10:34PM
calendar SERIOUS FUN! (with no arrests or penalties) pda_holiday_party.pdf_140_.jpg by Tom Gallagher
Unitarian Universalist Center–MLK Jr. Room 1187 Franklin St. (at Geary) San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Sat Dec 2, 2017 7:10PM
calendar Health and Safety, OSHA and Trump's Nominee FedEx VP Scott Mugno 480_mugno_giving_awards_1.jpg by United Pubic Workers For Action
Bernal Heights Library 500 Cortland Ave. San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 9:52PM
image Expanding Participation with the 2017 Ag Census in the "Farm to Fork Capitol of America" 480_spring_mix_09_155_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
California Black Farmers and Agriculturalists have an ongoing community based partnership with the National Agriculture Statistical Service. We encourage active civic participation by new, returning and seasoned Agriculture producers to identify gaps in service delivery necessary to reduce gaps of economic parity and epidemic levels of health disparities that ravage our communities....
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 5:53PM
text The Right to the City and the Greed of the Rich by Julia Lis and Michael Hartmann
Thanks to everyone who resisted the GOP tax giveaway! Unlike the security state, the constitutional state should mean compromises, negotiations, concessions, and countermeasures to reverse exploding inequality and precarious work. The state should represent the public interest and yet is often "the errand boy of the banks" (Bill Moyers). The richest three Americans have more wealth than 150 million! Closing the tax havens, ending tax competition, and prohibiting profit-shifting are necessar...
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 3:37AM
text Congress Tax Reform Package Could Harm Poor, Warns Religious Development Group by Lydia C. Andrews
As the Senate pushes tax reform, the head of a religious development group expressed concern over parts of the House and Senate proposals that could harm low income people in the United States and people in the developing world....
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:05PM
text Are the Mentally Ill Homeless Falling through the Cracks of Society? by Paula Albertolli (SSU group)
Did an investigative research project for Sonoma State University’s Investigative sociology class. Our topic was the social problem of homelessness. However, we mainly focused on a specific group of the homeless community; those who suffer from mental illness. The mentally ill homeless seem to have fallen through the cracks of society. We looked for a possible resolution to issue of mental health among the homeless population, and looked into what is already available....
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:34AM
calendar Celebrate the last Santa Cruz Cup before the recreational era 480_santa-cruz-cup-2017_1.jpg by WAMM & Santa Cruz Cup
8043 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003...
Event Date: Sun Dec 3, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:59PM
text The Crisis of the Mentally Ill Homeless by Bryan Louie
The homeless are the most vulnerable within our streets, those who are mentally ill and homeless however, are the most vulnerable and in need of our help. Yet, what services can and do we provide? Or what pitfalls occur that prevents us from fully supporting these individuals?...
Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:48PM
text Nowhere to Go: Homeless in Sonoma County by Jenna Cooper
The homeless population in Sonoma County needs our attention. We must take action to provide adequate and effective resources for this vulnerable population....
Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:17PM
image Hundreds Demand Stop The School Cuts At OUSD: OEA Teachers, Parents & Students Rally 480_oea_ousd_student_speaking_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of teachers, students and parents rallied to protest the multi-million dollar cuts that the Oakland Unified School District is ordering to deal with the financial crisis. At the same time they are approving more charters costing millions of dollars from public tax funds and the city is spending millions of dollars for more police and militarization of the schools in poor communities....
Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:29AM
calendar Food Not Bombs Salinas: Squash The State! 480_squash-the-state_1.jpg by Food Not Bombs Salinas
Cesar Chavez Public Library 615 Williams Rd, Salinas, California 93905...
Event Date: Wed Nov 29, 2017 3:30PM
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:59PM