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image Will Kevin Cooper finally get a fair hearing? cooper-protest-768x504.jpg by Cameron Sturdevant, Socialist Worker
ON DECEMBER 24, exiting California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered new DNA tests of physical evidence in the case of Kevin Cooper, whose high-profile conviction three decades ago in a quadruple murder has been consistently challenged by Cooper, his attorneys and anti-death penalty activists....
Posted: Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:59PM
image Kevin Cooper: My thoughts on Gov. Brown’s executive order 480_free-me-acrylic-on-canvas-28x22-art-by-kevin-cooper-2011-web_1.jpg by Kevin Cooper
I write this missive to you so that you will hear from me about how I feel and what I think going forward in this fight for my life. Like all of you, I am happy that we have finally “won” something from some entity in this state. But after learning what exactly outgoing Gov. Brown wrote in that executive order I am not as excited as I was at first, or should be....
Posted: Wed Jan 9, 2019 10:01PM
image Andy Lopez settlement reached, after five years 480_big-man-in-andy-lopez-t-shirt-2014-by-susanna-lamaina-web_1.jpg by Carole Hyams-Howard, SF Bayview
On Oct 22, 2013, two days after Big Man’s 47th Black Panther Party Anniversary Celebration, held in Santa Rosa, ended, a beautiful child,13-year-old Andy Lopez, was gunned down and shot to death by Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy Erick Gelhaus....
Posted: Mon Jan 7, 2019 4:10PM
calendar Women's March Napa Valley 2019 480_wmnapa_1.jpg by Women's March Napa Valley
March begins at City Hall, 955 School St., Napa, CA 94559...
Event Date: Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:04PM
calendar Petaluma Women's March 2019 480_wmsr_1.jpg by Indivisible Petaluma
Petaluma: Walnut Park, between 4th & D Street and Petaluma Blvd & E Street...
Event Date: Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:23PM
calendar Women's March Santa Rosa 2019 480_wmsr.jpg by Women's March Santa Rosa
Downtown Santa Rosa: Old Courthouse Square, between 4th & Mendocino Ave and 3rd & Santa Rosa Ave...
Event Date: Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:11PM
text Caravan Seeks Safety from Murder and Poverty by Maria Benitez
The caravan is being harassed with tear gas....
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:57PM
text Radio in Petaluma: The “End” of Radio by Hong Jae Yu
Our group's findings while investigating Radio listener rates in Petaluma....
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:47PM
text Radio in the Age of the Internet by Madeleine Fisher-Wright and Samuel Hanson
Is there hope for the radio industry in today's connected world?...
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:08PM
text Keep Them Here: A Brief Discussion of Temporary Protected Status by James D'Haiti
This is a brief discussion of the situation that TPS recipients are going through....
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:02PM
text Senate Hears Bill to Shoot or Evict Native Elk From California National Park by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, December 11, 2018 — A Senate subcommittee Wednesday will consider legislation to allow native tule elk to be shot or removed from California’s Point Reyes National Seashore, the only national park where these elk exist....
Posted: Tue Dec 11, 2018 4:36PM
text Homeless Shelter Crisis in Sonoma County by Chelsea Turner
A "homeless shelter crisis" was declared by the city council of Sonoma County in a 5-0 vote. Mental illness is another issue that needs to be addressed in the homeless community on top of funding for homeless shelters....
Posted: Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:22PM
text Are Social Justice discussions taboo to the majority? by Jennifer Quick
Outside of the professors at Sonoma State University that teach Sociology, it has become evident that the majority of all other professors of different majors do not like to have direct, personal conversations about Social Justice issues. Is this the norm for the population outside of a University campus, and if so- we must ask our community, why?...
Posted: Sun Dec 2, 2018 9:08PM
image California Dungeness Crab Season Opens, Endangering Whales, Sea Turtles 480_humpback_whale_entanglements_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Thursday’s opening of California’s commercial Dungeness crab season is clouded by the outbreak of a powerful neurotoxin and continuing concerns about the fishery entangling endangered whales and sea turtles. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that the Nov. 15 season opener will not include areas north of Bodega Head because of high levels of domoic acid found in crabs there....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:18PM
image Rapid Response to Firing of Sessions 480_850_0679_1.jpg by Leon Kunstenaar
Rapid response in San Rafael (Marin) to Trump attacking Mueller....
Posted: Thu Nov 8, 2018 9:36PM
image Four Activists Arraigned on Seven Felony Charges Each After Mass Arrest at Chicken Farm 480_dxe-arraignment-petaluma_1.jpg by Direct Action Everywhere
Activists allege criminal animal cruelty, law enforcement cover-up....
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 10:38PM
text Bay Area & Statewide Green Party Election Recommendations by AC Greens
Below are recommendations from county Green Party groups in Alameda, San Francisco, Solano, and Sonoma counties. The Alameda and San Francisco groups have also written articles about their endorsements (see the links provided below)....
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 8:09AM
calendar Celebrate Turkeys at Charlie's Acres by Direct Action Everywhere
Sonoma (message host andrew@directactioneverywhere.com)...
Event Date: Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:30PM
Posted: Thu Nov 1, 2018 10:48AM
calendar The Boys Who Said NO! Film Preview by Bill Prince
The Dance Palace, 503 B Street, Pt. Reyes Station....
Event Date: Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:22PM
calendar 2018 Media Freedom Summit media-freedom-speakers-flyer-fpo.pdf_140_.jpg by Project Censored
College of Marin, Kentfield Campus, 835 College Avenue Kentfield California 94904...
Event Date: Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:07PM