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textBattling the Issue of Homelessness in Sonoma County by Shaila
This discusses what exactly needs to happen in order to ensure better success when housing the homeless in Sonoma County....
Posted: Tue Nov 30, 2021 10:25PM
textPromoting Sustainable Economics by Gerd Zeitler
The protagonists of neoliberal globalization seek to fight the devastations – for which they bear responsibility – by the same means that cause the devastations. Now is the time to seize the opportunity and build up economic policy pressure to enforce the development of an economic order that is sustainably oriented towards social and ecological welfare....
Posted: Tue Nov 30, 2021 5:44PM
textCovid-19 outcomes by Alejandra Martinez
The outcomes of Covid -19...
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 7:51PM
textMental Health Awareness During the Pandemic by Risty Ogbat
Mental health awareness has become a serious topic during the pandemic as cases of mental illnesses have risen. Due to this discovery, mental health resources should become more advertised and known to the public for people to get the help they need during this global crisis....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:53PM
textVaccine Or No Vaccine by Mirta Munoz Garcia
The constant debate on the COVID-19 vaccine has made for a difficult choice in many households, whether it is wanting to protect the elderly or for one's well being....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 5:58PM
textPro Choice by Melissa Jimenez
Op ed about vaccine madate....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 5:57PM
textOnline events w) Kate Raworth, Michael Hudson, Chomsky, Jared Diamond, Vandana Shiva, etc. by Toward increased Networking
Here are some 28 online events taking place over the next 2 weeks (and starting at 3 pm today, November 29th), featuring people such as Sarah Chayes, Kate Raworth, Seth Klein, Michael Hudson, Richard Gilman-Opal, Noam Chomsky, Leslie Davenport, Jared Diamond, Vandana Shiva, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, the UK, and Australia (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to...
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:08PM
textNew COVID Variant Forces Postponement of World Trade Ministers Meeting by Jubilee USA Network
The World Trade Organization postponed a meeting where trade ministers planned to decide on vaccine access and production issues for developing countries. The meeting, scheduled for Geneva, Switzerland, was canceled because of new travel restrictions due to the COVID Omicron variant. Waiving pharmaceutical company patents on COVID vaccines and treatments featured prominently on the agenda....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:57PM
textSwept Under the Rug: Homelessness in Sonoma County by Kristian Acevedo
An op-ed about the growing homeless crisis in Sonoma County and the counties lack of solutions....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:28PM
textThe Obsolescence of Man by Gunther Anders
The modernization of products and war are twin phenomena which reinforce each other. The helicopters by dropping napalm transformed whole villages into blazing infernos. By means of technology we are transformed into ahistorical beings....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 8:07AM
textThe Rise of Homelessness and the Decline of a Workforce by M. Ables
Almost every business is hiring and workers are needed but the lack of affordable housing is decreasing. The wealth inequality gap is growing and homelessness is on the rise. There is a connection, so why isn't Sonoma County taking immediate action to do more for 2,600+ homeless individuals in need?...
Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 5:41PM
textThe road to barbarism by Robert Kurz
Capital is losing its capacity for productive investment and is turning to the financial markets, which are more profitable. It is with this money that the war machine and the trade deficit are financed. The US is under great pressure to constantly show that it is in control. Even the countries of the European Union have a major interest in the maintenance of this order....
Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:09AM
textThe Shortwave Report 11/26/21 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK Japan, Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Radio Deutsche-Welle....
Posted: Thu Nov 25, 2021 5:09PM
textSystem Transformation or Barbarism by Tomasz Konicz
Overcoming capital is thus a necessity for survival. Consequently, the climate question is not a question of burden sharing, it is not a question of social security. The global exploitation process of capital, in which resources and energy are burned to make more money out of money, must be overcome....
Posted: Wed Nov 24, 2021 2:52PM
textReviewing Recourses for the LGBTQ Community by Richard Gonzalez
An op-ed piece on the resources available for the LGBTQ community....
Posted: Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:03AM
textClimate Change 2021, 40 pp by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
It is unequivocal that human influence has warmed the atmosphere, ocean and land. Widespread and rapid changes in the atmosphere, ocean, cryosphere and biosphere have occurred. A.1.1 Since 2011 (measurements reported in AR5), concentrations have continued to increase in the atmosphere, reaching annual averages of 410 parts per million (ppm) for carbon dioxide (CO2)......
Posted: Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:38AM
textVictim of Kyle Rittenhouse Remembered for Trying to Save Lives at Protest by Democracy Now!
The parents of Anthony Huber, one of two men killed by Kyle Rittenhouse, say they are heartbroken and angry over the jury’s Friday verdict, and argue it failed to deliver justice for any of Rittenhouse’s victims....
Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 5:39AM
textWhat Policies can help the homelessness issue in Sonoma County? by Chromwyll Romero
What policies can help the homelessness issue in Sonoma County?...
Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021 6:00PM
text“Taliban” Embedded in U.S. Government and Supreme Court by Nayvin Gordon
Religious fanatics seek to impose their beliefs on everyone...
Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:45PM
textResources/Programs for Homeless in Sonoma County by Adriana Torrres
In Sonoma County there are more than 2,700 people who are homeless. Homeless individuals are unique, and resources and programs should be a fit for every individual....
Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:31PM