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text EPA Analysis: 97 Percent of Endangered Species Threatened by Two Common Pesticides by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, January 18, 2017 — The Environmental Protection Agency today released its first rigorous nationwide analysis of the effects of pesticides on endangered species, finding that 97 percent of the more than 1,800 animals and plants protected under the Endangered Species Act are likely to be harmed by malathion and chlorpyrifos, two commonly used pesticides. Another 78 percent are likely to be hurt by the pesticide diazinon. The results released today are the final biological evaluation...
Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:11PM
calendar J20 Inauguration Day WALK OUT at UCSC 480_j20_inauguration_day_walk_out_uc_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Santa Cruz General Strike Organizing Committe
9:00-10:30 AM -- People's Inauguration starting at Kresge College 11:00 AM -- RALLY and MARCH Downtown from Quarry Plaza...
Event Date: Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:24PM
calendar 19th Annual Homelessness Marathon by Jeremy Alderson (posted by Norse)
Streaming on Santa Cruz Free Radio at http://www.freakradio.org...
Event Date: Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:49PM
text USDA Grants Final Approval for Invasive GE Grass by Center for Biological Diversity
Rushed Approval of Genetically Engineered Bentgrass Granted Despite Ongoing Threat to Agriculture, Environment...
Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:50PM
calendar Freedom SleepOut Enters Its 80th Week Challenging Trumpism Locally Against the Homeless by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Alongside City Hall across from the Main Library on Center St. In Vehicles, sleeping bags, and under tarps and tents. The protest runs from Tuesday afternoon to mid-morning Wednesday. Bring plenty of warm gear to use and to share. Hot soup and morning coffee are usually available....
Event Date: Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 1:11AM
calendar Monterey County Aquifer Exemption Hearing 480_south-monterey-county-hearing-2015_1.jpg by Protect Monterey County
King City Recreation Center 401 Division St. King City, CA...
Event Date: Thu Feb 9, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 1:31PM
calendar Protect Monterey County General Meeting 480_ban-fracking-defend-z-protect-our-water_1.jpg by Protect Monterey County
Peace & Justice Center 1364 Fremont Blvd. Seaside, CA...
Event Date: Mon Jan 23, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 1:26PM
image Redefining The National Strike 480_img_2492_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Opening Up A Community Dialogue...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:24AM
text Lighthouse Bank Vice Chairman Involved In Assault On Richmond & Mountain View Voters by Lynda Carson
According to Lighthouse Bank, the bank was founded in October 2007 by approximately 350 local residents, professionals and small business owners. During 2014, Stephen D. Pahl had 91,768 shares of Lighthouse Bank common stock, presently worth around $16.00 per share according to the Wall Street Journal!...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:24AM
calendar Pause the Calls: Black Lives Matter 480_dump-prison-stock_1.jpg by Ending Mass Incarceration
Monterey Peace and Justice Center 1364 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955...
Event Date: Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:51PM
calendar Seaside: Martin Luther King Jr. Parade 480_naacp_1.jpg by NAACP in Monterey County
Meets at Broadway Avenue and Noche Buena Street, Seaside....
Event Date: Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:44PM
text California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump by Center for Biological Diversity
State's Proposal Shrugs Off Voters' Approval of Ban on Oil Waste Injection...
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:01PM
image Teamsters Local 2010 Initiates Mass Walkout and Strikes at University of California 480_wilshire-westwood-los-angeles_1.jpg by Teamsters Local 2010
Disruptions, Closures and Delays at UC Campuses...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44PM
text Post Office Uses Leaf Blowers to Harrass Homeless at 6AM by Free Speech Matters
In the dark of 6AM no less than three contractors use leaf blowers to "clean" the area in front of the Post Office....
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 7:46AM
calendar 30th ReUnion Labor Heritage Festival 480_wwlhfr30_1.jpg by 30th ReUnion Labor Heritage Festival Comm
Resource Center for Non Violence 612 Ocean Street in Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:34PM
calendar 2nd Annual Salinas/MoCo Homeless Union Celebration 480_csumb_conference_1.jpg by Salinas/MoCo Homeless Union
CSUMB Learning Center 22 Soledad Street Salinas Ca....
Event Date: Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:25AM
calendar Santa Cruz Tenants Community Meeting and Meal [Private/Public] 480_house-rent-strike_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Tenant Organizing Committee
517B Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Sun Jan 22, 2017 1:30PM
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 2:41PM
calendar Freedom SleepOut #79 Swims Toward Justice Tuesday Night by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Under the eaves of City Hall until driven away by "peace officers" and "park protection rangers" and then on the wet sidewalks outside City Hall. Bring cardboard, canvas, protective gear, video, and friends. The protest runs from 4 PM today to mid-morning Wednesday....
Event Date: Tue Jan 10, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 12:43AM
text Army Corps Issues Blanket Approval to Destroy Tens of Thousands of Acres of U.S. Wetlands by Center for Biological Diversity
Program Allows Mass Environmental Degradation With Limited Oversight...
Posted: Mon Jan 9, 2017 1:48AM
calendar J20 General Strike Santa Cruz 480_j20_santa_cruz_general_strike_inauguaration_day_january_20_2017.jpg by Santa Cruz General Strike Organizing Committe
11:00 am: March from UCSC (and various schools) to downtown Noon-1:30 pm: Gather at Santa Cruz Clock Tower...
Event Date: Fri Jan 20, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Mon Jan 9, 2017 1:31AM