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imageThe New War Against the Homeless
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by Keith McHenry
Political recalls and the campaign to dehumanize those who live without housing....
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:18AM
calendarReport on The Poor People's Moral Action Congress and the founding of the Committee to Re-establish the National Union of the Homeless
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by Santa Cruz County Poor People's Campaign
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:08PM
imageIs New City Manager Tina Friend Bringing an Anti-Homeless Agenda to Scotts Valley?
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by Santa Cruz News Network
Without public input, freshly hired City Manager Tina Friend has drafted the City of Scotts Valley's political position on Assembly Bill 516, a state bill which would amend the California vehicle code to extend the amount of time before local authorities may legally tow a vehicle parked in public, and would also prevent the sale of vehicles after they are impounded to cover towing expenses. The bill is seen as a much needed protection for low income residents in the state; having a vehicle to...
Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:39PM
textAmidst Puerto Rico Financial Crisis, Island Religious Leaders Call for Global Debt Relief by Kate Zeller
San Juan, Puerto Rico - Last week, Archbishop Roberto González—the leader of the Archdiocese of San Juan, the Secretary General of the Puerto Rico Bible Society—Reverend Heriberto Martínez and the island's Catholic Charities head, Reverend Enrique Camacho released a statement urging solidarity with countries wrestling with debt crisis and economic challenges....
Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:20PM
calendarHarm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County: July Meeting
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by Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Downtown Library - Upstairs Meeting Room 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:02PM
calendar5G Free Forum: Wireless "small" cells harm all cells! Close proximity antenna radiation! by Phoebe Sorgen
Sports Basement ground floor community space 2727 Milvia St., south Berkeley. This is the former Iceland building near Adeline/Shattuck....
Event Date: Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:17PM
imageSome Signs Against Gun Violence at Golden Gate Bridge
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by photos: Charlie Moehle
Please credit the photographer as indicated here. Charlie Moehle, Probono Photo....
Posted: Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:39PM
imagePesticide Use Remains Near Record High in California, State Data Shows
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by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Sacramento, CA, June 13, 2019: Pesticide use in California topped two hundred million pounds for the third year in a row in 2017, according to data just released by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. Included in this total are increases in use of the brain-damaging organophosphate insecticide chlorpyrifos, the soil fumigant chloropicrin, and the cancer-causing fungicides chlorothalonil and mancozeb. Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s blockbuster herbicide Roundup,...
Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:54PM
calendarMarket-based Neoliberalism works for Billionaires - How about the rest of us? by Tes Welborn
Park Branch Library, 1833 Page near Cole, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Jun 13, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:15AM
calendar400 Divisadero - Planning Commission Hearing
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by Tes Welborn
San Francisco City Hall, room 400, Polk and Grove Streets...
Event Date: Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:30PM
Posted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:55AM
imageSanta Cruz Homeless Advocates Push Back Against Vigilante Comments
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by The Compassion Team
In response to an acute period of anti-homeless vigilante comments being left on social media in Santa Cruz, homeless advocates took screen captures of the statements and displayed them for the public to see during the public comment period of the Santa Cruz City Council meeting on May 28. The violent and threatening comments were made in response to posts containing photos that identified different homeless individuals and recreational vehicles in the Facebook group "Santa Cruz Looks Like SH...
Posted: Sun Jun 9, 2019 5:59PM
imageAlameda Photographer Offering Signed Color Print in Return for Donation to End Gun Violence
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by David Howard
Alameda photographer David Howard offering a free, signed, color photo of his Steep Ravine Cascade #12, on exhibit through the summer in Surface Tension at Frank Bette Center for the Arts, in return for a $50 or more donation to #EndGunViolence...
Posted: Sun Jun 9, 2019 5:00PM
imageStop Privatizations Of Veterans Hospitals! AFGE Members &. Vets Speak Out At Ft. Miley
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by Labor Video Project
As part of a national day of action on June 6, 2019 members of AFGE Local 1216, veterans and the Veterans for Peace rallied and spoke out about the privatization of the Veterans healthcare system....
Posted: Thu Jun 6, 2019 10:26PM
imageFamily Member Believes Man who Died in Police Custody was Denied Proper Medical Care
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by Santa Cruz Police News
On June 1, 40-year-old Kevin Allen died while in custody of the Santa Cruz Police. A SCPD press release states officers were responding to a report that a man had fallen to the ground near Water Street and River Street in Santa Cruz when they found and took Kevin Allen into custody and transported him to jail, claiming he was intoxicated. Once at the jail, medical staff there determined Allen would need to be taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead after suffering cardiac issues o...
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 4:32PM
calendar#WearOrange: National Weekend Against Gun Violence 2019
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by WearOrange.org, Everytown for Gun Safety
Various events around the San Francisco Bay Area, throughout California, and nationwide Event finder: https://wearorange.org/...
Event Date: Sun Jun 9, 2019 1:00AM
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 4:07PM
calendar#WearOrange: National Events Weekend Against Gun Violence 2019
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by WearOrange.org, Everytown for Gun Safety
Various peaceful events around the San Francisco Bay Area, throughout California, and nationwide...
Event Date: Sat Jun 8, 2019 1:00AM
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 3:56PM
calendar#WearOrange: Annual Golden Gate Bridge March to Stop Gun Violence
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by Moms Demand Action
Golden Gate Bridge 11:30 a.m. on San Francisco side & 12:30 p.m. Marin side Golden Gate Bridge directions, parking, & access: http://goldengatebridge.org/visitors/directions.php...
Event Date: Sat Jun 8, 2019 11:30AM
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 3:47PM
calendar#WearOrange: Nationwide Events Weekend Against Gun Violence
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by WearOrange.org, Everytown for Gun Safety
Various events around the San Francisco Bay Area, State of California, and nationwide....
Event Date: Fri Jun 7, 2019 1:00AM
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 3:18PM
textOakland ‘Closes the Loophole’ on Tenant Inequality by Posted by Lynda Carson
At a late-night session, on Tuesday June 4, 2019, the Oakland City Council by a unanimous 6-0 vote (1 excused; 1 recused), adopted an ordinance to “Eliminate [Rent Increase] Exemptions for Owner-Occupied Duplexes and Triplexes....
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 2:51PM
calendarCommunity Discussion Group "When We Fight We Win - Resist the Landlords!"
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by Party for Socialism and Liberation
Reem's, 3001 E. 12th St., #133...
Event Date: Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2019 9:03AM