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textOver 4,700 organizations unite to save affordable housing & community development programs by Lynda Carson
According to HUD’s records on 10/08/2019, in San Francisco there are 13,798 units in its Section 8 inventory, Oakland has 13,614 Section 8 units, Berkeley has 1,995 Section 8 units, Alameda has 1,885 Section 8 units, Alameda County has 6,684 Section 8 units, Contra Costa County has 9,235 Section 8 units, and Marin Housing has 2,205 Section 8 units listed....
Posted: Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:30PM
textAs a Corporate Tool, Buttigieg Is Now a Hammer to Bash Sanders by Norman Solomon
To Mayor Pete, a real progressive looks like a nail...
Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:03PM
textMohawks won't back down: Standing strong with Wet'suwet'en after midnight by Brenda Norrell
Mohawks of Tyendinaga were standing strong at the rail blockade at midnight, after being given an ultimatum by Ontario police on Sunday to clear the rail blockade by midnight that they maintain in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en. Standing strong at 1 a.m. on Monday, Mohawks released this statement....
Posted: Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:31PM
textUC Santa Cruz graduate students defy administration ultimatum, vote to continue strike by WSWS Repost
February 22, 2020 - The International Youth and Students for Social Equality (IYSSE), the youth movement of the Socialist Equality Party, is holding an emergency online meeting this Sunday, February 23, at 4pm Pacific Time to discuss an international socialist strategy for the UC strike. Visit https://iysse.com/UCstrike/ for further details....
Posted: Sat Feb 22, 2020 6:24PM
textENLACES de Red Latina sin fronteras 23.02.2020 by Red Latina sin fronteras
ENLACES de Red Latina sin fronteras 23.02.2020 cuenta con la solidaridad, la solidaridad cuenta contigo... Ahora es cuando!...
Posted: Sat Feb 22, 2020 2:04AM
textEFF Asks FTC To Scrutinize Secret Deal Saddling .ORG Registry with $360 Million in Debt by EFF & Americans for Financial Reform
February 21, 2020: The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) called for the disclosure of secret financing details behind the $1.1 billion .ORG sale, and has asked the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to scrutinize the deal. The transaction would saddle the .ORG registry with $360 million in debt....
Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:56PM
textTrump and the Post-Factual by Sebastian Schindler
Trump's politics is naive and skeptical, gullable and cynical. Trump's relation with truth is like a generalization of conspiracy theory assumptions that see manipulative-conspiratorial activities at work behind observable reality. Beward pathological narcissists who are pathological paranoids!...
Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:24AM
textUCSC Struggles over Grades amid Strike by Eugenio Negro
Eugenio Negro's report on interviews with students 20 February 2020 during the grad student strike that is shutting down classes and may withhold student grades....
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:37PM
textThe Shortwave Report 02/21/20 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, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 4:45PM
textUC Santa Cruz graduate students call for expansion of wildcat strike by Jonathan Burleigh (WSWS Repost)
February 19, 2020 - The UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) graduate student wildcat strike escalated yesterday, Tuesday February 18, as students from United Auto Workers (UAW) union local 2865 mounted an all-day picket, culminating in a general assembly to vote on further action. Graduate students are holding fast against police repression and threats of dismissal or even deportation from the highest level university administration. Despite a virtual media blackout, support for the movement is growing acro...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:47PM
textAnimal Liberation Conference by Johanna Nikoletos
The Animal Liberation Conference brings together the most dedicated animal rights activists from around the world and empowers them to take bold, collective action to achieve revolutionary social and political change for animals. ALC 2020 will take place May 29th-June 2nd, 2020 with a training-intensive Leadership Academy taking place from May 26-28th prior to the Conference. This year's speakers include Paul Engler, co-author of 'This Is An Uprising', and talks will focus on how animal liber...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:17PM
textBernie Sanders in Las Vegas: Being free, being high and eminent domain by Tomasz Konicz
The proclamation of a national climate emergency, the ban on oil and gas exports, the import of cheap medicines from Canada, the nationwide legalization of marijuana or the immediate halt to all construction work on Trump's border wall are to be implemented by means of the so-called "Executive Order."...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:42AM
textDisability Organizations Join Forces to Increase Census Participation Throughout CA by Diverse Disability Media
The California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (CFILC) and the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF) are acting as Statewide Community-Based Organization Outreach Partners in coordination with the California Census Office to increase participation among disabled Californians and older adults in the upcoming 2020 census which takes place April 1....
Posted: Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:10PM
textThe Escalating Class War Against Bernie Sanders by Norman Solomon
Corporate Democrats and corporate media on the attack...
Posted: Mon Feb 17, 2020 2:08PM
textThe finance-dominated regime of accumulation and crisis by Alex Demirovic
Bourgeois society is currently undergoing a multiple crisis. Profits and private indebtedness skyrocket while wages and investments stagnate. Why don't governments loosen austerity measures and collectivize debt? Forms of solidarity economy and economic democracy are important building blocks for a transformation of the capitalist economuy, steps toward the unity of humanity......
Posted: Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:08AM
textLatin America: Rebellion sweeps country after county by Luis Tejada
Summary of biggest rebellions hitting Latin America recently...
Posted: Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:22PM
textDying to work at Amazon by Muffy Sunde
The Human cost of obscene profits...
Posted: Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:09PM
textMore Punch and Less Puff Needed in Countering Police Chief's Proposals by Robert Norse
While the Pleich/Posner "Review and Findings" has some positive elements, it seems a political document that caters to false fears and a false narrative....
Posted: Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:13PM
textUCB Student Threatens Genocide to Palestinians; No Response From Campus by Newsy
During a recent meeting of the Associated Students of the University of California, a UC Berkeley student spoke at the podium, pledging the genocide of "Palestinians from the world". The UC campus administration has taken no action against the student, and has taken no action to affirm the safety of Palestinian students and Palestinian visitors on campus....
Posted: Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:30AM
textThe Shortwave Report 02/14/20 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. Spanish National Radio, NHK Japan, Sputnik Radio, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:46PM