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2015 Bioneers Conference - by Daniel Adel
Marin Center 10 Ave of the Flags, San Rafael, CA, 94903
Event Date:Fri Oct 16, 2015 8:45AM
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2015 3:06PM
Fairfax Resident Files Lawsuit over Police Harassment, Cover-up of Misconduct - by Jeff Miller
A Fairfax resident filed a civil rights lawsuit last week against the Town of Fairfax for a July 2014 incident in which two Fairfax police officers wrongly and forcefully detained him for alleged mail theft and subjected him to insults and threats, simply for taking his mail out of his own mailbox. Although the Fairfax police chief initially promised to discipline the officers for inappropriate behavior, the police department subsequently conspired to cover up the officers’ misconduct, dism...
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 1:54PM
Death Row Prisoners Challenge Torturous Conditions in San Quentin's "Adjustment Center" - by Siegel & Yee
Prisoners Indefinitely Housed in Adjustment Center Allege Violations of Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments
Posted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 8:41PM
University of Denver Sturm College of Law Launches New Professorship in Animal Rights Law - by via Animal Legal Defense Fund
DENVER, CO — The University of Denver Sturm College of Law is gratified to announce the creation of a new Professorship that will bolster students’ ability and interest in representing animal rights. Funded by a generous gift from the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) and appointed by the dean of Denver Law, the ALDF Professorship will provide support for a faculty member dedicated to advancing the interests of animals through the legal system and engaging students in this field of work. T...
Posted: Wed Jun 24, 2015 5:34PM
Civil War Days . . . 16th Annual - by Teri
Freezeout Canyon, 1/4 mile down Moscow Road, Duncans Mills, CA
Event Date:Sat Jul 18, 2015 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2015 4:08PM
Pop-Up Jewish Marin Fun for all - with a side of Jewish - by Heidi Sanders
Fairfax Festival 142 Bolinas Rd Fairfax, CA 94930 http://www.fairfaxfestival.com/
Event Date:Sun Jun 14, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2015 10:25AM
Fracking Bohemians—more evidence - by Don Eichelberger, Bohemian Grove Action Netwo
Every mid-July for over 100 years, most of the wealthiest and most powerful men in the world gather for a two week, off-the-record camp out at Bohemian Grove. This article describes some of the men who have influenced the development of hydrolic fracturing (fracking) and turned it in to another cash cow that is destroying the environment on behalf of the patriarchy.
Posted: Wed May 27, 2015 1:58PM
CSU Teaching Staff in a "Race To The Bottom: Losing Ground and Losing Faith" - by California Faculty Association
Both the quantitative and the qualitative data reveal a significant economic precariousness in the lives of many CSU faculty. From these responses (and from the salary data provided in our first paper), it is undeniable that significant numbers of faculty teaching in the CSU today are among California’s “working poor.” Many others are financially hanging on by a thread through a variety of means...
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 11:40AM
APWU Members Fired Up for National Day of Action, May 14 "Stand With Postal Workers" - by Geoffray Dumaguit; gdumaguit [at] apwusf.org
San Francisco Location: Fox Plaza Address: 1390 Market Street San Francisco Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Contact: Geoffray Dumaguit; gdumaguit [at] apwusf.org
Event Date:Thu May 14, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Tue May 12, 2015 5:11PM
Linda Seeley & Harvey NO NUKES Wasserman speaking - by paul 100% Solar kangas
72 Kensington Rd, San Anselmo, First Presbaterian Church
Event Date:Sat Jun 6, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 7:40PM
New Data Shows West Coast Whale Entanglements Now at Record High Levels - by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— New data reveals that a record number of whales were entangled in fishing gear off the U.S. Pacific coast last year, and they are being reported at an even faster rate this year, prompting conservation groups today to urge California fishery managers to institute reforms to better protect marine mammals from injury, suffering and death.
Posted: Tue Apr 28, 2015 11:01AM
Understanding BDS on College Campuses - by Heidi Sanders
Osher Marin JCC 200 N. San Pedro Road San Rafael, CA 94903 http://www.marinjcc.org
Event Date:Wed Apr 29, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2015 1:08AM
NB Stage Witness - by Karen Pierce Gonzalez
North Bay Stage Company is a resident theatre company of Wells Fargo Center for the Arts. 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa, CA
Event Date:Fri May 1, 2015 8:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 3:48PM
Activists protest Sprouts Grand Opening - by Kelly Johnson
Gill Tract, Occupy the Farm Activists protest the San Rafael Sprout's Grand opening.
Posted: Fri Apr 17, 2015 8:55PM
Week of Success! Fight for Fifteen, Boycott Sprouts, and EIR Lawsuit! - by Occupy the Farm
Thank you for all of your support over the past month. From our first Boycott Sprouts action at Walnut Creek at the beginning of March, to the third (and fourth!) ones on April 15, this month has been packed to the gills with success stories and community mobilizations of support. There are still more big days coming up right around the corner — thank you for sticking with us for this ride!
Posted: Fri Apr 17, 2015 1:52PM
250 Native Elk Die Inside Fenced-in Area at Point Reyes National Seashore - by Center for Biological Diversity
POINT REYES, Calif.— The National Park Service has acknowledged that that more than 250 tule elk died inside the fenced Pierce Point Elk Preserve at California’s Point Reyes National Seashore from 2012 to 2014, likely due to lack of access to year-round water. While nearly half the elk inside the fenced area died, free-roaming Point Reyes elk herds with access to water increased by nearly a third during the same period.
Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2015 10:04AM
Zeke Grader, Legendary Fish Advocate, Honored at Sausalito Gathering - by Dan Bacher
Zeke Grader has served as a relentless defender of fishing families and fishery restoration not only in California but across the world for over three decades. He developed a close working relationship with Indian Tribes and recreational anglers, as well as with environmentalists and human rights activists. I wish the best to Zeke and his family in his retirement! Photo: Representative Jared Huffman and Zeke Grader display the Congressional Proclamation honoring Zeke for over three decades...
Posted: Mon Apr 13, 2015 6:55PM
American Airlines Announces on Twitter Shark Fin Shipment Ban - by Joanna Nasar
American Airlines sent out tweets today announcing that they will no longer be shipping shark fins.
Posted: Tue Apr 7, 2015 12:38PM
Food Empowerment Project's 8-Year Anniversary Vegan BBQ - by Mark Hawthorne
Private residence, Ross, California.
Event Date:Sat May 2, 2015 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 6, 2015 11:43AM
Endangered Hammerhead Shark Fins Exported from Costa Rica, Touch Down Illegally in U.S. - by Joanna Nasar
Conservation groups PRETOMA and Turtle Island Restoration Network and have found evidence that hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna lewini) are being exported from Costa Rican ports and flown to plates in Hong Kong by way of stop-overs on U.S. soil.
Posted: Mon Apr 6, 2015 11:18AM