calendar Vegas Tenold: Inside the Rebirth of White Nationalism by KPFA Radio 94.1 FM
St. John's Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue Berkeley, CA 94705...
Event Date: Wed Mar 7, 2018 7:30PM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:26PM
image Water Board resumes Delta Tunnels hearing, rejects motions by opponents 480_feather_river_near_gridley_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
”The State Water Resources Control Board has discarded due process, abandoned any pretense of being an independent regulatory agency, and revealed its intention to approve this disastrous project regardless of testimony and evidence,” said Bill Jennings, executive director for California Sportfishing Protection Alliance. Feather River near Gridley. Photo by Dan Bacher....
Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:31PM
text Indigenous and Environmental Activists Call for Removal of McKinley Statue in Arcata by Bay Area Coalition for Headwaters
At the Arcata City Council meeting on Wed., Feb. 21, the Pacific Alliance for Indigenous and Environmental Action (PAIEA) affiliates will add their voices to those calling for the removal of the statue of President McKinley from the Arcata Plaza, as well as the plaque mentioning “Indian troubles”. After a walk and rally, they will converge on the Arcata City Council meeting Wednesday (Feb. 21) night....
Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:58AM
image Gigantesca movilizacion en defensa del proceso de cambio en Santa Cruz-Bolivia. 480_dwhmz31xcaabnur_1.jpg by Luis Gonzales Guardia
Gigantesca movilizacion en defensa del proceso de cambio en el monumento Chiriguano de la ciudad de Santa Cruz- Bolivia. La demostracion expresa su respado al presidente Evo Morales....
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:20PM
calendar East Bay premier, Nat Bates for Mayor documentary by Jovanka Bekles for Assembly
New Parkway Theater, 474 24th St, Oakland...
Event Date: Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:55PM
text State Investments and the Public Sector by Patrick Schreiner and Kai Eicker Wolf
The public infrastructure is something positive, even from a business perspective. It is a kind of advance concession. It increases the entrepreneurial production potential and lowers the production costs. If state investments are trifling, this will have negative long-term effects on economic development....
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:10AM
text Oakland weekly signature gathering events to repeal Costa-Hawkins Act by Lynda Carson
On Monday, February 19, Carroll Fife, Executive Director, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE) in Oakland, said, “Our community kick-off event & signature gathering effort last Saturday to repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act was a big action. It was amazing. The signature gathering event was better than anticipated!...
Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:07PM
image Court Victory: 10-Year California Water Transfer Program Failed Analysis & Disclosure 480_watertransferbuyersaridsjvgraphic_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
AquAlliance Executive Director Barbara Vlamis said the significance of the decision extends well beyond the water transfers to current litigation in the courts challenging Governor Jerry Brown’s Delta Tunnels project. “Some of the same issues raised by Aqualliance regarding the twin tunnels, such as the impacts to ground water, land subsidence and climate, were brought up in this case and the court ruled favorably,” she said....
Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:09PM
image Urgent! The Beach Flats Garden Needs Your Help 480_beach_flats_community_garden_1.jpg by Save the Beach Flats Community Garden
Dear Beach Flats Garden supporter: The City Parks Department needs to hear from you regarding the Parks Master Plan. Public comment is due by February 20. Send comments to:
Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:56PM
text Oakland activists are collecting signatures to repeal Costa-Hawkins Act by Lynda Carson
Oakland housing activists supporting a statewide ballot initiative to repeal the draconian Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act are collecting signatures to qualify the repeal measure for the November 2018 ballot, and will be having a community kick-off event & signature gathering, followed by lunch on Saturday, February 17th, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM....
Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:07PM
image Right-Wing Zionist Group Calls on Berkeley to Investigate City Council Member Over Support for Palestinian Rights berkeley_council_member_cheryl_davila.jpg by Palestine Legal
February 15, 2018 - The right-wing Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has demanded that the City of Berkeley, California investigate City Council Member Cheryl Davila, arguing erroneously that Davila violated the law by supporting boycotts for Palestinian rights....
Posted: Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:47PM
image Israeli Official Distorts CA Law To Stop Sister City Proposal 480_friends_of_wadi_foquin.jpg by Palestine Legal
February 12, 2018 - The Israeli deputy consul general erroneously told the City of Alameda, California that establishing a sister city relationship with a Palestinian village would run afoul of state law. This is the latest effort by the Israeli state and its proxy organizations in the U.S. to distort local civil rights laws to chill advocacy on behalf of Palestinians....
Posted: Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:21PM
image Western States Petroleum Association & members have dumped $170 million into CA campaigns 480_dwb8mqjwkaaxf84_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“Chevron tops the list of political donors from WSPA’s membership, contributing $89 million overall since 2001, the first year in which online data is available,” Maplight reported. “Aera Energy has contributed the second most at roughly $40 million, and Valero is third at $13 million....
Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:19PM
calendar Leon Phat delivers the substance of 40 acres (and a mule): the walking tour by David Giesen
the American Youth Hostel 312 Mason Street (meet in the lobby)...
Event Date: Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:44PM
calendar Protest Corrupt Racist Abe Administration & His Wife Akie-Stop The Nukes, Stop US/JPN Wars 480_korea_yong_soo_lee_comfort_crying-women_post_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
St. Regis Hotel 125 Third St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:45PM
text The First California Congressperson to Cosponsor Trump Impeachment Resolutiion by John Ota
On February 2, 2018, Barbara Lee became the first California member of Congress to cosponsor House Resolution 621, which calls for the impeachment of President Trump....
Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:40AM
image Black History at the 51st World Ag Expo 480_img_6847_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Tuesday, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue will see a vibrant California Grown farm economy at the World Ag Expo. 2018 Black History Month, we hope Secretary Purdue will ask about our 170th Anniversary of the California Gold Rush and "hidden figures" of our California Pan African Heritage who helped create our vibrant California Ag Export industries....
Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:47AM
calendar Leon Phat crashes the SF Mayoral Debate by David Giesen
The Women's Building 3543 18th St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:30PM
Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:50AM
calendar Progressive Democrats of America Forum: Sanders, Socialism, and the Electoral Arena by Tom Gallagher
SF Public Library Park Branch, Community Room, 1833 Page Street (basement) between Cole and Shrader Streets, San Francisco, 94117...
Event Date: Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:08PM
text Berkeley lied, the homeless paid by Mike Zint
A recent fire, a city employee lie, the press, and the result. The homeless get blamed for everything, just because they are homeless....
Posted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:01AM