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textCoalition highlights legislation to address plastic pollution caused by oil companies by Ramona du Houx
Plastic pollution is killing us. In honor of Endangered Species Day, national Elected Officials back the federal Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act...
Posted: Thu May 20, 2021 8:05AM
textNo, Biden's Not Banning Burgers - But Meat is a Real Climate Problem by Madison Geramoni
This article goes into detail about the misconceptions created by right winged politicians in regards to Biden's expectation to meet the Green New Deal....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 1:23PM
textCalifornia to ban new fracking permits by Jan. 2024, phase out oil extraction by 2045 by Dan Bacher
Representatives of environmental justice and climate justice groups praised the directive for being a step in the right direction, but said phasing out oil extraction in California by 2045 is too late and noted that frontline communities need an immediate 2500 foot health and safety buffer now, not later....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 5:10AM
textWhy Are Bee Protectors Asking For a No Mow May by Bee Protector
Reasons behind NoMowMay...
Posted: Sat May 1, 2021 12:58AM
textThe Shortwave Report 04/23/21 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. Sputnik Radio, NHK Japan, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Apr 22, 2021 8:32PM
textSaving the planet by disempowering the elites by Ullrich Mies
Humanity is at the final crossroads of becoming aware of the drama of the ecological and peace crisis in which it finds itself. The book "The Eco-Catastrophe" is a wake-up call to take note of the seriousness of the situation, to accept the Herculean tasks ahead, to understand the growth ideology of global capitalism and its structural lack of peace as a cancerous evil....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 5:33PM
textBillionaires Cut: Autopilot to Extinction by Jill
“A few ultra-wealthy individuals are making decisions about the future of the planet with little accountability or transparency,” according to Matthew Nisbet, a professor of communication and public policy at Northeastern University in Boston....
Posted: Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:49AM
textMother Earth Gives an Inch, Corporations take a Mile, and Society Suffers the Consequence by Michael Schneider
The Op-ed analyzes environmental policies in regard to the relationship between climate change and major corporations....
Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2021 11:09AM
textThe Shortwave Report 04/16/21 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, Radio Havana Cuba, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2021 5:36PM
textConcord Parks Need Reform by Let's Grow Concord
The governance of parks in Concord needs to be reformed. A year into the Covid crisis, as we get vaccinated and progress back to "normal", Concord residents should look towards parks and nature for celebratory healing. However, new parks projects won't be possible without reformation and citizen action....
Posted: Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:22PM
textOnline events with Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan & many others by Towards increasing Networking
Here are some 17 online events taking place over the coming month (and starting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31), featuring people such as Noam Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan, Hazel Henderson, Dave Zirin, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Ireland, 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 in...
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:55AM
textThe Shortwave Report 03/26/21 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, Spanish National Radio, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:28AM
textThe Shortwave Report 03/19/21 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. Spanish National Radio, Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and NHK Japan....
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 12:32AM
textThe Shortwave Report 03/12/21 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. Radio Deutsche-Welle, NHK Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Mar 11, 2021 5:56PM
textRep. Haaland’s record shows bi-partisnship, justice and equality by Ramona du Houx
Elected Officials to Protect America say Rep. Haaland’s record of working across the aisle to protect our land while promoting justice and equality makes her an excellent choice for Interior Secretary...
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 12:47PM
textThe UC Berkeley Chancellor is Lying About People's Park by In Defense of People's Park
UC Chancellor Carol Christ is lying to you about People's Park. Share this article on social media with the hashtag: #SavePeoplesPark Support People's Park by sending a message. Email the UC Chancellor: chancellor@berkeley.edu Call the Chancellor: (510) 642-7464...
Posted: Mon Feb 22, 2021 10:17PM
textAppeal Targets U.S. Wildlife Agency’s Refusal to Consider California Condor’s Significance to Tribal Groups in Approving Luxury Resort by Center for Biological Diversity
LOS ANGELES, February 2, 2021 — Conservation and tribal groups today appealed a recent court ruling that the California condor doesn’t qualify as a traditional Native American cultural property under federal law....
Posted: Wed Feb 3, 2021 12:59PM
textCalifornia YIMBY Comms Director Lies About Berkeley Parks by ParkNonymous
Matthew Lewis, the Communications Director for the lobby group California YIMBY, has been spreading disinformation about available park space in Berkeley. The CAYIMBY Communications Director is messaging on social media for the purpose of riling public open against People's Park....
Posted: Mon Feb 1, 2021 4:23PM
textUC Students Remove Fence from People's Park by Writer
A group of UC students, and non-student allies, removed the fencing that the University of California had placed around a significant portion of People's Park. The panels of the fence were carried to Sproul Hall, and left as a message to the UC Regents not to build on People's Park...
Posted: Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:29PM
textHigh-Level Climate Summit to Launch Action Agenda by Zach Conti
World leaders, including Pope Francis, UN General Secretary António Guterres and the IMF's Kristalina Georgieva, gather for a high-level climate summit hosted by the Netherlands through Tuesday....
Posted: Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:14AM