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calendarSupport Janus Workers at the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors
by Support Janus Workers!
701 Ocean Street, Room 500, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Fri Sep 6, 2019 11:22PM
imageThe New War Against the Homeless
by Keith McHenry
Political recalls and the campaign to dehumanize those who live without housing....
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:18AM
calendarHarm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County: July Meeting
by Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Downtown Library - Upstairs Meeting Room 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:02PM
calendarSupport Syringe Services: Board of Supervisors Meeting
by Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County
701 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:30PM
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2019 6:21PM
calendarJoin Us on the Picket Line: Janus of Santa Cruz
by National Union of Healthcare Workers
200 7th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Thu May 30, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 4:44PM
imageSanta Cruz Drug Rehabilitation Workers Take Center Stage at Film Festival
by National Union of Healthcare Workers
As Santa Cruz grapples with a drug addiction crisis, frontline caregivers at the county’s largest addiction treatment provider are struggling to survive on poverty wages....
Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 4:35PM
imageInmate Dies at Rountree Rehabilitation and Re-Entry Facility in Watsonville
by Santa Cruz Police News
According to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, 35-year-old inmate Carlos Bolanos was found dead at 5:30 am today in the Rehabilitation and Re-entry Facility located at the Rountree Lane Sheriff’s Detention Facilities in Watsonville. Carlos was in custody at the Rehabilitation and Re-Entry facility since December of 2018....
Posted: Mon May 20, 2019 8:38PM
imageThe People’s Dispensary Fresno Cannabis Town Hall
by Peter Maiden
The Cannabis Town Hall was held at the First Congregational Church in Fresno on May 6, offering perspectives on jobs in the marijuana business, especially for people of color whose communities bore the brunt of the Drug War and who have trouble finding a living wage....
Posted: Mon May 6, 2019 11:41PM
textI Grew Up in the Opiate Overdose Capital of America by anonymous
Op-ed about the current treatment system for addiction in the U.S. and ideas about means that might be more effective- from the standpoint of a sober addict....
Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2019 4:13PM
textA Violent Element by Anna Francesca
An op-ed regarding how lead exposure at a young age can lead to violent tendencies and characteristics....
Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:21PM
imageSupport 'mobile' Harm Reduction Services in Santa Cruz County: Refer to data not opinions
by Harm Reduction Saves Lives
A petition to support mobile harm reduction services in Santa Cruz County has been created. Please sign the petition here:
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:56PM
calendar“Smoke & Mirrors: The War on Drugs” by African American Art & Culture Complex
AFRICAN AMERICAN ART & CULTURE COMPLEX 762 Fulton Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:24AM
textBasra struggles to tackle drug abuse problem filling prisons by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The southern Iraqi city of Basra is struggling to cope with a growing drug problem that has overcrowded prisons and strained police resources, only months after violent protests over poor municipal services. Basra’s prison system is clogged up....
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:54PM
calendarNUHW: Standing up for Patients and Workers by Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz 95060...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 12:42AM
calendarHarm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County May Meeting
by Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Downtown Library - Upstairs Meeting Room 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon May 6, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:52PM
imageNew Report: The Costs and Benefits of a Supervised Use Site in Denver, Colorado
by Drug Policy Alliance
Report Highlights Extensive Potential Cost Savings and Public Health Benefits Of a Supervised Use Site For Denver Advocates Say Report Findings Should Inspire Urgent Action By the Legislature...
Posted: Sat Mar 9, 2019 7:08PM
imageTime is Right for Return to All Volunteer Needle Exchange
by Steve Pleich
Time to Reconsider City and County Drug Policy...
Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:33PM
textPublic housing and Section 8 tenants face eviction and homelessness for medical marijuana by Lynda Carson
Oakland has 13,586 units in its Section 8 inventory, 2,122 units in its low rent inventory, plus thousands of tenants being publicly assisted in rental units in Oakland operated by nonprofit housing developers that may be threatened with eviction if they are caught using medical marijuana....
Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:29PM
calendarMonterey Psychedelic Meetup w/ Jeff Brothers
by Monterey Psychedelic Society
Marina Public Library Community Room 190 Seaside Circle Marina, CA 93933...
Event Date: Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 2:36PM
calendarHarm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County Meeting
by Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Downtown Library - Upstairs Meeting Room 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:49PM