calendar Other Voices: Military Dominance and Popular Resistance by ppjc
Midpen Media Center 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303...
Event Date: Mon Nov 14, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:34PM
text Renter protections on the ballot in November to look for by Lynda Carson
As recent as Thursday October 13, tenant activists around the Bay Area joined together outside the Hayward regional office of the California Apartment Association (CAA) to protest against the lies and deceit of the CAA being used to fight against renter protection ballot measures in the cities of Richmond, Alameda, San Mateo, Burlingame, and Mountain View. The activists also filed a complaint with the California Fair Political Practices Commission against the CAA!...
Posted: Tue Oct 18, 2016 6:01PM
calendar Peace and Social Justice Harvest Fair by Reach & Teach and PPJC
Fellowship Hall, First Presbyterian Church 1140 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301...
Event Date: Sun Nov 13, 2016 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:45PM
calendar Other Voices: Code Red - I Think I Voted by ppjc
Midpen Media Center 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303...
Event Date: Tue Nov 1, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 18, 2016 3:56PM
image Bay Area Rallies Held on International Day in Solidarity with People of Haiti 480_haitiindytop_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Today marked the 25th anniversary of the coup that overthrew Haiti’s first democratically-elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide. Aristide was the candidate of Haiti’s popular movement Lavalas in the 1990 presidential election; he won with 67% of the vote. In 1991 a military coup d'état deposed President Aristide. U.S. Central Intelligence Agency agents were present with the the Haitian military at army headquarters during the coup. Protesters marked the events of 25 years ago with rallies...
Posted: Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:52PM
calendar Other Voices: 17 Ballot Propositions?!? by ppjc
Midpen Media Center 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303...
Event Date: Tue Oct 11, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 27, 2016 6:30PM
calendar Larry Brilliant, Chairman of Skoll Global Threats Fund & author of "Sometimes Brilliant" 480_brilliant_larry-crop_-_copy_1.jpg by Georgette Gehue
Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto...
Event Date: Mon Oct 10, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:22PM
calendar Veteran Activist David Hartsough Speaks on 'Waging Peace' by Nancy Tubbs,
Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo 300 E. Santa Inez San Mateo, CA 94401...
Event Date: Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2016 12:57PM
calendar Catapult Presents: Amy Kurzweil for "Flying Couch" at Books, Inc. in Palo Alto by Books, Inc.
Books, Inc. Palo Alto 855 El Camino Real Ste 74 Palo Alto, CA 94301...
Event Date: Wed Oct 5, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 21, 2016 1:23PM
calendar Take a Knee with the Mission High School Bears by local supporters
Mills High School 400 Murchison Drive Millbrae, California...
Event Date: Sat Sep 24, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2016 9:42AM
image Stanford American Indian Organization Letter of Solidarity with the Standing Rock Lakota and Dakota Peoples 480_standing_rock_letter_stanford_american_indian_organization_1.jpg by via Stanford American Indian Organization
The Stanford American Indian Organization stands in solidarity with the Standing Rock Lakota and Dakota peoples in protest against the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline. This pipeline is in direct violation of Articles I & II of the Treaty of Fort Laramie and serves to threaten the mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual ways of life of the original peoples of this land....
Posted: Sat Sep 10, 2016 1:41AM
image "Palestine Film Forum" of Redwood City logo.jpg by Inge Etzbach
The Purpose of the "Palestine Film Forum" of Redwood City is the screening of movies about Israel and Palestine. We intend to offer films, speakers and articles to provide information ignored or distorted by main stream media about the real situation in this troubled region and will also serve as an advocate for peace and justice....
Posted: Tue Sep 6, 2016 7:00PM
calendar Screening of "The Occupation of the American Mind - Israel's Public Relations War in US" by Inge Etzbach
Palestine Film Forum The screening will take place at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Redwood City, 2124 Brewster Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94062...
Event Date: Sun Oct 9, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 6, 2016 6:40PM
image Court Slaps Down Caltrans Highway Project in Pacifica california_red_legged_frog_gary_m_fellers_usgs.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, September 6, 2016 — Following a legal challenge by conservation groups, a federal court has ruled that the California Department of Transportation violated the Endangered Species Act in approving a controversial project to widen Highway 1 in Pacifica, Calif. The Northern District court ruled Friday that Caltrans wrongly tried to use an already preserved parcel of land as mitigation for highway-widening impacts to endangered San Francisco garter snakes and threatened California ...
Posted: Tue Sep 6, 2016 1:47PM
calendar Annual Pancake Breakfast & Native Plant Sale pancakebreakfast_flyer_2016.pdf_140_.jpg by San Bruno Mountain Watch
Mission Blue Nursery (near 3401 Bayshore Blvd. Brisbane, CA 94005)...
Event Date: Sun Sep 11, 2016 9:00AM
Posted: Fri Sep 2, 2016 3:43PM
text Senator Ben Allen Nominated for Presidential Champions of Change Award by Joanna McWilliams
Turtle Island nominated Senator Ben Allen (D – Santa Monica) for the prestigious White House Champions of Change Award....
Posted: Thu Sep 1, 2016 8:33AM
text Tenants & advocates rally for families and renter protections in Burlingame by Lynda Carson
Douglas N. Robertson is planning to evict and displace a minimum of 8 families from their longtime housing at 117 Anita Road before the voters of Burlingame can vote on renter protections in November, including just cause eviction protections and rent control!...
Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2016 6:45PM
image CA Injured Workers Face Stacked Deck During Workers’ Comp Appeals Process-Injured Nurse Co pulaski__art_at_conf.jpeg by repost
Workers are committing suicide in California because California Governor Brown and his Department of Industrial Relations director Christine Baker have allowed the corrupt insurance industry to take over the workers compensation program. They have been helped by the California AFL-CIO Secretary Art Pulaski and his legislative director Angie Wei...
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 5:34AM
image California Mission Foundation Tries to Declare El Camino Real a UNESCO World Heritage Site 480_el_camino_real_1.jpg by via Amah Mutsun Tribal Band
California Indians Demand Cruelty to Ancestors Be Disclosed as California Mission Foundation Tries to Declare El Camino Real a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo: Map showing El Camino Real....
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:25AM
image Afghanistan: Still Occupied by US Troops on "Independence Day" 480_afghantakingphoto_1.jpg by Bay Area Report
Afghans’ views are divided with regards to their thoughts and feelings towards Independence Day. Some feel that Afghanistan is not an independent state since it’s still under occupation; foreign troops are present in the country. Today some Bay Area residents of Afghan descent said that the tradition of displaying the flag on Independence Day represents cultural pride, political feelings aside....
Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:13PM