Chico Shines a Light, But Activists Here Must Do the Heavy Lifting
Down Chico way, a Senior Sacramento Judge of the Eastern Division of the Federal District Court has stopped encampment sweeps dead in their tracks city-wide with a TRO in the Commanche Creek Greenway case. This was justified not by the fading COVID-19 shelter-in-place concerns, but rather by lack of shelter or campground alternatives for those being rousted....
Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:57AM
Cabrillo Name Exploration Community Event: The Impacts of Colonization on Native Americans
Free Online Event: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/92917730420?pwd=L054%20Q1phZEo1S1k1UmliSUxOMFFUdz09...
Event Date: Thu Apr 8, 2021 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2021 3:23PM
Modified Injunction is Bad News for the Unhoused; Prepare to Resist Now, or Regret Later
Judge Susan van Kuelen's March 30th modifications in the 1-20-21 Preliminary Injunction previously protecting the San Lorenzo Survival Campground was published April 1st. It allows a week or two relief, if that, before the unhoused population faces restored confinement or persecution....
Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2021 9:13PM
IndigeFest: A Celebration of Indigenous Cultures from Across Turtle Island
Free Online Event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indigefest-a-celebration-of-indigenous-cultures-from-across-turtle-island-registration-145557110235...
Event Date: Sat Apr 24, 2021 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2021 7:48PM
Confronting Climate Change: Food Security in a Changing World
This is a virtual event. Please register on the event website for a Zoom link....
Event Date: Wed Apr 28, 2021 5:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 1, 2021 3:55PM
I Got Friends in Loma Prieta: Stories from the Forest of Nisene Marks State Park
Free Online Event. Reservation Only & Space Limited To Register for This Event, Go To: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf138Jh-3o3i_hvrZz7gXq8V201fz8rp25Aq2RlNgGUo3U86g/viewform...
Event Date: Thu Apr 8, 2021 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:54AM
Free Easter Concert
Front and Laurel Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Apr 4, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:48AM
Unhoused of Santa Cruz Win Another Round in their Legal Struggle to Protect their Rights and Safety
On March 30, 2021, Federal Magistrate Susan van Keulen ruled against the City of Santa Cruz motion to vacate the injunction and ordered city officials to meet with the unhoused, the Santa Cruz Homeless Union and Food Not Bombs about the details of a new managed camp on the Benchlands....
Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:38AM
Judge "Relocates" San Lorenzo Survival Campers
At a status hearing on March 30th, Federal Magistrate Susan Van Keulen bought the City Attorney's restrictive and repressive plan to relocate the San Lorenzo Park residents to the Benchlands, and move those currently in the Benchlands, first to San Lorenzo Park and then...to nowhere....
Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:55AM
Candlelight Vigil & Remembrance #StopAAPIHate
Santa Cruz County Government Center 701 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Mar 27, 2021 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 24, 2021 6:55PM
Watsonville: Stop AAPI Hate
Watsonville City Plaza...
Event Date: Fri Mar 19, 2021 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2021 7:41PM
Congress Introduces Bill to Save Western Monarch Butterflies
Western Population Has Declined by 99.9%, Migration Collapsed...
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 5:22PM
Latest Assault on the Unhoused Community
Of uncertain use is this critical itemizing of the City Council's latest work-around to eliminate homeless civil rights without running afoul of the Martin v. Boise decision requiring no criminalization of the homeless for survival camping where adequate resources do not exist. And the CDC's obvious "shelter-in-place" rules ignored by City Manager Martin Bernal....
Posted: Thu Mar 11, 2021 2:32PM
Greenfield City Council calls for posting of pesticide warnings
The Greenfield City Council on March 9th urged the Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner to post in advance online notices of future pesticide applications. In a unanimous 4-0 vote, the councilmembers passed a resolution “that the City of Greenfield is in support of the posting of Notices of Intent online by the Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner in advance of [restricted pesticide] applications."...
Posted: Thu Mar 11, 2021 10:46AM
Celebrate 365 Days of the COVID-19 Relief Center
Laurel and Front Streets, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Mar 14, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:54PM
Shelter in Faith: Reflections on the Religious Roots of the Current Insurrection
Free Online Event. Registration required for this virtual event: Register on the library website! https://santacruzpl.libcal.com/event/7588524...
Event Date: Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:45PM
Racially Charged: America's Misdemeanor Problem
Free Online Event...
Event Date: Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:34PM
Rest In Power Breonna Taylor
Santa Cruz Clocktower...
Event Date: Sat Mar 13, 2021 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 9, 2021 12:43PM
Wylder Space Hosts "Freedom Fighters" Meeting, Owner Posts About Q and the "Plandemic"
Shortly after Wylder Space opened a brick and mortar restaurant in Felton in July of 2020, during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, chef and owner Molly Bravo organized a "freedom fighters meeting" at their new location. Bravo then shared a string of political posts on social media, which included a QAnon post calling the Covid-19 pandemic a "plan-demic," and other posts supporting "Q" and the QAnon conspiracy theory. Wylder Space was also identified by a member of the anti-masker group "K...
Posted: Mon Mar 8, 2021 5:06PM
Rally against the Temporary Outdoor Living Ordinance
Santa Cruz City Hall 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Mar 9, 2021 4:30PM
Posted: Sat Mar 6, 2021 12:50PM