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calendar Defend City of Richmond Rezoning Changes to Protect Public Education education_privatization_stealing_from_african_american_students.jpg by Defend Public Education NOW
Richmond City Council 440 Civic Center Plaza Richmond, CA 94804...
Event Date: Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:10PM
image Laney Land Is Not For Sale! Community, Students & Faculty Rally Against A's Land Grab 480_peralta_education_not_gentrification__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Dozens of students, faculty and community members protested the attempted land grab of Laney College land by A's billionaire owner John Fisher. Students, community members, faculty members and community members rallied at the Peralta Community College board meeting and spoke out against privatization of the Laney land....
Posted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:08PM
calendar Humanism in Puerto Rico: A Light of Reason in the Isle of Enchantment by Debbie Allen
Humanist House is located at 1180 Coleman Ave, San Jose, CA 95110. Heading north on Coleman Ave, turn right and park in back, or on Aviation Ave., behind the property. Or take Caltrain, or 22/522 buses on El Camino, to Santa Clara Caltrain station; take the 10 bus east to Coleman at Brokaw, cross Coleman and walk south....
Event Date: Sun Dec 17, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:10PM
image Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers: Winter of Discontent 480_pvft-no-caps-no-cuts_1.jpg by PVFT Member
December 6, 2017 marked the one-year anniversary of the teacher’s union contract campaign for a decent raise on our salary schedule and the removal of a cap on our health and welfare benefits....
Posted: Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:49PM
image Kwanzaa: The "Califorina Grown" Pan African Holiday 480_16729123_1683427341671169_5344698360318632813_n_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Recognition and restoration of the values in Pan African agricultural harvest celebrations is the basis of the first widely celebrated African American Holiday. Kwanzaa celebrations were established in the State of California, during the US Civil Rights Movement and aftermath of the 1966 Watts Riots, Los Angeles, CA....
Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:33PM
text Analysis of Police Brutality if Seen at Sonoma State by Amanda Zuidema et al
Research on if Sonoma State students experience police brutality...
Posted: Fri Dec 8, 2017 6:53PM
text BCR, Identity Europa rallying tonight at Sproul Plaza by Anon.
Berkeley College Republicans and Identity Europa are holding a rally 6:30PM tonight at UC Berkeley campus, using Kate Steinle's death as a prop to push their agenda....
Posted: Thu Dec 7, 2017 11:46AM
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 Social Justice and Social Justice Week at Sonoma State University by Liz A, Maria C, Lorena G, Lizbeth R, Selene R, Jimena S
Our research team aimed to dissect the term social justice and simplify its complex meaning. We did so by collecting data from interviews and surveys. The answers to our interview questions represent the complexity of this topic....
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 2:08PM
calendar Sacramento Kwanzaa - "First Fruits of the Harvest in the Farm to Fork Capitol of America" 480_food_basket_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Sacramento Public Library - Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch 7340 24th Street Bypass Sacramento, CA 95822...
Event Date: Tue Dec 26, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 10:15AM
text IYSSE mounts campaign against UC Berkeley police censorship by Evan Blake (WSWS repost)
In response to claims that new policies at UC Berkeley have made "free speech available to only those that the police deem safe or those wealthy enough to pay for it,” the university said it would modify its policy to make it less onerous. The fundamental thrust of the policy remains unchanged, however. Student groups can still be required to pay the police if they wish to hold a meeting....
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 10:53PM
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 Backpack Full of Cash Movie Screening backpackfullofcash_oakland_dec11.pdf_140_.jpg by CSUS Education Program
Auditorium at Oakland Technical High School, 4351 Broadway Ave., Oakland, CA (Enter through the side gate on 42nd St.)...
Event Date: Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:29PM
text DACA in the shadows by Zaira J. Ayala
The article will focus on the effects and problems 3,000 DACA recipients face in Sonoma County. Unfortunately, today DACA isn't getting enough recognition from the media nor is receving government action....
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 6:14PM
text Personal Op-Ed Report on Social Justice by Selene Robledo
Research at Sonoma State University about the believe of Social Justice....
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:15PM
text Social Justice Week at Sonoma State University by Lorena Guerrero-Diaz
Social Justice has had a negative connotation in the media lately, it is seen as something that goes against traditional beliefs. In reality, social justice is a movement that allows people to stand up for those who don’t have a voice, those who have been structurally and racially disempowered in today’s world. It is important to be able to fight for our rights and against social injustices such as police brutality, socioeconomic status, and health disparities....
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 12:23PM
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
image Facebook Shuts Down Event Page for Student Walk Out Against Richard Spencer 480_stop-spencer-university-michigan.jpg by It's Going Down
The Facebook page, ‘Stop Spencer at the University of Michigan’ is organizing and promoting a whole week of events, including a student walkout against Spencer on Wednesday and even a student strike on Thursday. On Monday however, Facebook took down the event page for the student led walk-out....
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:57PM
text Sonoma State University: Economic Inequality, Gender Bias, Racism, Police Brutality, and LGBTQ Discrimination by Maria Corona
Social Justice Issues have been sought out throughout the Sonoma State University to figure out how it is that they effect the way our students and professors go about on campus. The following Op-Ed indicates major points that will be part of the final research paper....
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:03PM
calendar Fairytale Farm Party - Endings and New Beginnings! 480_fairytale-farm-party_1.jpg by Fairy-Tale Farm
Fairy-Tale Farm 728 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Sat Dec 2, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:10PM