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textHow Foster Care Affects Outcomes in Adulthood by Megan Lucas, Romelly Rivera, Zakayya Nichols
This article takes a look at the Foster Care system, and how it can affect life in adulthood....
Posted: Mon, May 16, 2022 6:17pm PDT
textThe Great Reboot and Investing in Death by Gustav Viktor Smigielski and Heinrich Frei
The World Economic Forum (WEF) continues to propagate a highly hierarchized society in which the most powerful actors decide how society should develop - far removed from democratic processes. The class of owners wants to expand its influence through the corporations it owns and make it quasi-legal. The US is now spending $100K per minute on new nuclear weapons!...
Posted: Mon, May 16, 2022 2:22pm PDT
textAds and Body Image in Society by Mayelli Rocha
This article highlights on how ads and society have created an image for women that is considered to be this “perfect image”. It also mentions mental health issues that can come with wanting this perfect image....
Posted: Mon, May 16, 2022 10:14am PDT
textHow Foster Care Affects Outcomes in Adulthood by SSU 's Investigative Sociology Spring 2022
Megan Lucas, Romelly Rivera, Leticia Martinez, Zakayya Nichols, Jocelyn McMillan, Valdemar Arreola, Arlette Martinez An insight into the Affects of Foster as outlined by SSU's Investigative Sociology Spring 2022 Class. It provides in depth interviews of people who work with the Foster Care system and research on abuse of Foster Children....
Posted: Sat, May 14, 2022 10:38pm PDT
textFlorida Approves Risky Release of Billions of Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in Scientifically Flawed Experiment by Center for Food Safety
FDACS' approval came despite unresolved public health and environmental concerns raised by scientists, public health experts and environmental groups about potential impacts of the release....
Posted: Fri, May 13, 2022 1:05pm PDT
textGreen Party endorsements, and also the "Green Voter Guide" by Green Party
The complete 12-page GREEN VOTER GUIDE with its analyses is ONLINE at: http://acgreens.wordpress.com/voter-guides (Please click on the letters "PDF" -- or use this direct link: https://acgreens.files.wordpress.com/2022/05/gpac-vg-06-22-web-1.pdf )....
Posted: Thu, May 12, 2022 2:24pm PDT
textThe modeling of the human and Final victory of materialism by Birgit Naujeck and Roland Rottenfusser
Birgit Naujeck, born in 1963, did not grow up in the GDR (east Germany), but was socialized by it. .. From her opposition to technocracy, she clearly opposes 5G, transhumanism, any eugenics, and the disembodiment of our language, which leads to the rewriting of history and gender. The Final victory of materialism coincides with its implosion!...
Posted: Thu, May 12, 2022 8:37am PDT
text“Social Media Hacking” by Cristal Garcia
As social media is increasing the number of hackers are as well. Social media was once a place or an outlet for socializing with your friends and family. The first big social media outlet was created on August 1, 2003 was called MySpace then came Facebook and followed by that Instagram. Not only has social media expanded itself tremendously but it has also created an outlet for people with bad intentions to access other people's lives through the Internet. These so-called hackers are getting ...
Posted: Wed, May 11, 2022 4:42pm PDT
textSafeGraph: Data Mining and Surveillance of Reproductive Health by Variant
The high-tech tools of America's Fascist movement are developed in the Bay Area. Data brokerage company SafeGraph has been tracking the geo-location data of cellphones belonging to persons who work in reproductive health, as well as their patients. The CEO of SafeGraph is a UC Berkeley graduate, and their company was headquartered in SF, before moving to Denver in 2020....
Posted: Mon, May 9, 2022 11:55pm PDT
textBiden Billion Dollar Bailout for Dying Nuke Plants by Michael Steinberg
A 6 billion dollar plan by Joe Biden threatens to keep old nuke plants going after they have outlived their 40 year designed lives....
Posted: Mon, May 9, 2022 5:38pm PDT
textThe persecution of Julian Assange by Jonathan Cook
Melzer has distilled his detailed research into a new book, The Trial of Julian Assange, that provides a shocking account of rampant lawlessness by the main states involved – Britain, Sweden, the US, and Ecuador. It also documents a sophisticated campaign of misinformation and character assassination to obscure those misdeeds....
Posted: Sat, May 7, 2022 2:32pm PDT
textThe price explosion of wheat by Christoph Pflueger, Nicolas Riedl & K Chavent
Many people in this country develop the willingness to explicitly freeze for an ideal. Whether for freedom of whatever kind or for the climate. Every jitter, every pore of goose bumps serves the absolutely good and morally right. Already now one could marvel at signs on "peace demos", on which was written: "Better freeze, than gas from Putin!"...
Posted: Sat, May 7, 2022 8:06am PDT
textThe war in Ukraine and the consequences for the world economy by Miriam Frauenlob
The Corona pandemic already shows that a rethink of trade policy is needed and that the neoliberal form of globalization is not fit for the future. Large-scale investments in renewable energies, a sustainable raw materials strategy and a fair design of trade agreements would be advances that benefit everyone....
Posted: Fri, May 6, 2022 7:29am PDT
textOpen letter and Breaking the logic of war by Harald Neuber & Natylie Baldwin
The delivery of large quantities of heavy weapons, however, could make Germany itself a party to the war. A Russian counterattack could then trigger the mutual assistance clause under the NATO treaty and thus the immediate danger of a world war. Natylie Baldwin emphasizes how Zelensky's outlawing of parties and dissenting media are dictatorial....
Posted: Thu, May 5, 2022 6:31am PDT
textAbortion is not only about women its a human, civil, environmental rights issue says EOPA by Ramona du Houx
EOPA, an organization of thousands of elected officials, is appalled by the leaked Supreme Court abortion decision and warns of civil liberty erosion. Black and Brown communities will suffer the most. They do now, from fossil fuel production and factories that spew toxins, which have been strategically located in their communities because they were redlined decades ago. Environmental justice will become a utopian dream if we start eroding women’s rights, as all American rights will become end...
Posted: Wed, May 4, 2022 2:59pm PDT
textOnline events with John Bellamy Foster, Jodi Dean, Margaret Kimberley, David Wengrow, etc. by Toward increased Networking
Here are about a dozen online events taking place over the next 2 weeks (and starting at 3 pm today, May 4th), featuring people such as John Bellamy Foster, Marcello Musto, Jodi Dean, Jeremy Lent, Margaret Kimberley, David Wengrow, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in i...
Posted: Wed, May 4, 2022 2:09pm PDT
text17 News Items Re Elon Musk by Veritas
Elon Musk 's involvement in a coup to overthrow elected socialist President Morales of Boliva, his 300 billion dollar fortune, his takeover of Twitter, his discussed plans to monetize Twitter charging for each Tweet etc....
Posted: Tue, May 3, 2022 11:49am PDT
textRehabilitation for Prisoners Only by Leticia Martinez
Trying to find low-income drug programs in Northern California is nearly impossible unless you go to prison first....
Posted: Mon, May 2, 2022 5:57pm PDT
textSyringe Exchange Programs Create Greater Issues Than Proposed by Ariele Dwyer
This is a brief analysis of syringe exchange programs and the negative effects the programs have on addicts and the community they occupy....
Posted: Mon, May 2, 2022 3:00pm PDT
textUnnecessary Overpriced Housing in Sonoma County by Mericia cano
This reading brings to light the unfair housing situations and overpriced housing challenges present in Sonoma County....
Posted: Mon, May 2, 2022 1:47pm PDT