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calendar Theory & Philosophy Reading Group XX: Teresa Amott & Julie Matthaei 480_theory_and_philosophy_poster_1_1.jpg by Direct Action Monterey Network
Old Capitol Books, 559 Tyler Street, downtown Monterey...
Event Date: Fri Sep 30, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2016 1:41PM
text Bummer Bernie Bylaws by dogwood
The new bernie group, which is made up of at least some of the Bernie volunteers who worked for Bernie's campaign this past year have created a set of Bylaws that are extremely disappointing in that they want to go with old-style structures that tie dues to membership. Although these people are saying that these are not final structures, they pushed and hoodwinked a fast vote on the bylaws this past Wednesday night, when we all met to listen to Bernie on a live video stream. The excuse was ...
Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2016 4:58PM
image Santa Cruz SEIU Candidate Forum Aug. 24,2016 480_047_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Candidates for Santa Cruz City Council gathered for the third forum at the SEIU Hall in Santa Cruz on Wednesday evening the 24th of August....
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 2:01PM
image National LCLAA Resolution In Solidarity With The Farmworkers In San Quintín (Baja California, Mexico) and Skagit County (Washington State) 480_national-lclaaa-boycott-driscolls_1.jpg by National Labor Council for Latin American Adv
The National Labor Council for Latin American Advancement passed a resolution in solidarity with farmworkers in San Quintín (Baja California, Mexico) and Skagit County (Washington State) at the 21st LCLAA National Membership Convention held August 18-20, 2016 in Orlando, Florida....
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 12:41PM
image Stop massive and possibly illegal statewide tree cutting by PG&E! 480_pge_tree_removal_petition_womens_club_of_san_lorenzo_valley_1.jpg by via Valley Women's Club of San Lorenzo Valley
Today the Valley Women's Club of San Lorenzo Valley issued a new call to action to stop Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) from unnecessarily destroying 12 to 24-foot-wide swaths of trees and shrubs along over 6,000 miles of pressured gas pipeline in California, such as the area along Graham Hill Road in Santa Cruz County. After creating their first petition in June, the VWC Environmental Committee has created a new petition on Change.org, stating, "Please help circulate this to as many folks as...
Posted: Wed Aug 24, 2016 1:33PM
calendar Naturalist Night: American Indians 101 480_american_indians_map_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History 1305 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, California 95062...
Event Date: Thu Sep 8, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2016 1:53PM
calendar Freedom SleepOut #59 as RV Rights Struggle Continues by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
City Hall sidewalk across from the Main Library as well as in the City Hall Courtyard. Food Not Bombs will serve vegan food along with literature and good cheer throughout the afternoon until early evening. The protest disperses on Wednesday morning around 8 or 9 after coffee....
Event Date: Tue Aug 23, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2016 10:10AM
image Drew Glover for Santa Cruz City Council 8-21-2016 Event #2 480_137_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Branciforte Neighborhood Meeting People of Santa Cruz are concerned regarding the city's plan for parking, high density buildings, and 7 story building on the river banks among other things!!...
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 4:32PM
image Lawsuit Launched Over California Cities' Killing of Threatened Santa Ana Suckers 480_santa_ana_sucker_paulbarrett_usfws_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., August 22, 2016 — Three conservation groups filed a notice of intent today to sue the cities of Colton and San Bernardino and their regional wastewater reclamation authority for illegally killing federally protected Santa Ana sucker fish. By halting water releases critical to maintaining surface flows of the Santa Ana River, the Rapid Infiltration and Extraction (RIX) treatment plant is stranding and killing threatened fish, violating the Endangered Species Act and dri...
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 4:29PM
image Drew Glover for Santa Cruz City Council 8-21-2016 Event #1 480_108_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Drew attends Steve Schnaar's campaign launch party in Santa Cruz Ca....
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:28PM
calendar First Flush 2016 Volunteer Opportunity 480_cwc_volunteers_at_a_storm_drain_near_nob_hill_in_capitola_1.jpg by Alev Bilginsoy
Community Room at the Capitola City Hall 420 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010...
Event Date: Wed Sep 7, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 12:22PM
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 Drew Glover for Santa Cruz City Council 8-18-2016 480_005_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Local 521 hosted an endorsement forum of all the Santa Cruz City Council candidates!...
Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 10:18PM
image Grand Jury Releases Report on 2015 Jail Death of Krista DeLuca; Family Sues County 480_krista_deluca_1.jpg by Santa Cruz County News
In June, the Santa Cruz County Grand Jury released its report on the death of 23-year-old mother Krista DeLuca, who died in the main jail on September 29, 2015. (see PDF file) Shortly after the release of the Grand Jury report, DeLuca's family filed a civil lawsuit against the County of Santa Cruz. (see PDF file) Besides the County, the lawsuit lists as defendants the Sheriff's Office, Sheriff-Coroner Jim Hart, Under-Sheriff Jeremy Verinsky, Chief Deputy Jeff March, Lieutenant Kelly Kent, and...
Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 6:23PM
image Lawsuit Launched to Protect Blue Whales, Other Endangered Animals From Offshore Fracking in CA sea_otter_california_flickrcreativecommons_mike_baird.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., August 17, 2016 — The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a notice of intent to sue the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement for approving fracking in federal waters off the California coast without evaluating the dangers to blue whales, sea otters, and other threatened and endangered wildlife....
Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 5:32PM
calendar "Time Will Tell" -A new play from Poetic Justice Project 480_twt_rehearse_72_1.jpeg by William James Association
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St. Santa Cruz, CA. 95060...
Event Date: Sat Aug 27, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 2:38PM
image Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment Continutes to Help Medical Marijuana Defendants in Federal Court 480_judge-o-scannlain_1.jpg by Americans for Safe Access
An opinion today (August 16, 2016) issued in the federal 9th Circuit by a three-judge panel has found that federal prosecutions of medical cannabis defendants may not proceed unless there is a violation of state law. In the opinion of U.S. vs. McIntosh, written by 9th Circuit Judge Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain, the court held that the Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment prohibits the federal prosecution of conduct that is allowed by the state's medical cannabis law....
Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 2:12PM
calendar Santa Cruz-Statewide Coordinated Actions To End Solitary Confinement by Willow Katz
corner of Pacific Ave. and Cooper St. (110 Cooper St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060)...
Event Date: Tue Aug 23, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:49PM
calendar 31st Annual Ohlone Day Celebration 480_ohlone-day-henry-cowell-redwoods-felton_1.jpg by Mountain Parks Foundation
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park 101 N Big Trees Park Rd, Felton, CA 95018...
Event Date: Sat Sep 10, 2016 10:00AM
Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:39PM
image Sin Barras Issues Letter Concerning Medical Care at the Santa Cruz Jail sin_barras_santa_cruz.jpg by via Sin Barras
On August 12, the organization Sin Barras issued a letter that calls for the County Health Services Agency to resume responsibility for medical care in the Santa Cruz Jail....
Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:37PM