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text Trump nominates a moron to be the next HUD Secretary by Lynda Carson
Ben Carson is known as a far right wing-nut who is considered to be a moron by many as a direct result of his views and past statements!...
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 4:24PM
text "Crisis in Pacifica - our choices for survival" agenda item at the November 19, 2016 KPFA by Janet Kobren
A report on meeting "Crisis in Pacifica-our choices for survival" on 11/19/16...
Posted: Thu Dec 1, 2016 4:03PM
text Trump accuses millions of voting illegally this past election by Lynda Carson
If all goes well for the American people, the electors will not vote for President-elect Donald Trump on December 19, and President-elect Donald Trump will not take the oath of office on January 20, 2017!...
Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:15PM
text HUFFing and Puffing: A Warm Wind from Berkeley by Robert Norse
I recently forwarded an article that contrasted principles and policies elsewhere with those of Santa Cruz authorities--which I caustically denounced in an accompanying "Notes from Norse". I believe these Notes are a useful update to some of the brutal practices ongoing in Santa Cruz and so pass them on for readers....
Posted: Sun Nov 27, 2016 8:56AM
text Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wildlife Habitat From Off-road Vehicle Park Expansion by Center for Biological Diversity
SACRAMENTO, Calif., November 23, 2016 — A coalition of environmental and community groups filed a lawsuit today challenging the proposed expansion of an off-road vehicle park in Livermore into a key wildlife corridor and biodiversity hotspot known as Tesla Park. Approved by the Department of Parks and Recreation Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Commission Oct. 26, the expansion of the Carnegie State Vehicular Recreation Area into Tesla would nearly triple its size to 4,675 acres and put t...
Posted: Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:58PM
text Why Health Care Should Be a Human Right by Kristy Dale
In the article "My 22-Year Old Daughter Died Because She Told ER She Didn’t Have Health Insurance" by Tana Ganeva from Truth Out explains that a woman named Shalynne was not treated by the hospital because she did not have healthcare. Shalynne, at the age of twenty two, ended up dying because she did not receive the care or treatment she needed for the pain she was feeling in her knee....
Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2016 4:04PM
text KPFA UCR Faction Joins With "Save KPFA" To Push Transfer Of Stations To "non-profit" by repost
The KPFA United For Community Radio UCR has joined with "Save KPFA" to push for the transfer of some stations licenses to another "non-profit". UCR head and KPFA LSB Member Sharon Adams also refused to report on how she and other UCR members voted on the transfer. So much for transparency from UCR...
Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:42AM
text Contra Costa Citizens For Eucalyptus Trees at Demonstration in Defense of East Bay Forests by CCC4EucTrees
On Sunday, October 30, 2016 the newly founded Contra Costa Citizens FOR Eucalyptus Trees joined the protest of the Coalition to Defend East Bay Forests outside of the annual meeting of the Claremont Canyon Conservancy, an organization that promotes the deforestation of the East Bay Hills. The following is the statement they distributed. For more information about the issue see https://defendeastbayforests.wordpress.com/...
Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2016 12:33AM
text NLG Calls Out Oakland Police Department for Brutal Treatment of Protesters by NLG-SF
National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area (NLGSF) Chapter Calls Out Oakland Police Department for Brutal Treatment of Protesters...
Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 11:05AM
text Berkeley Homeless Advocacy Group Demands Cessation of Brutal Harassment - Real Solutions by First They Came for the Homeless
First They Came for the Homeless has been and continues to make visible the face of homelessness in Berkeley. They demand the one thing that everyone needs - a place to call their own....
Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 8:04AM
text A Trump administration will probably be hostile to affordable housing programs by Lynda Carson
Tens of thousands of low-income households in the Bay Area, including veterans, the chronically ill, elderly and disabled, are being placed at risk of homelessness if the Republicans have it their way, now that they are gaining full control of the House and Senate, including the White House!...
Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2016 5:28PM
text As Protests Gain Momentum In Bay Area, Trump Campaign Is Scrubbing His Website by Lynda Carson
As the protests against President Elect Trump gain momentum in the Bay Area, and President Obama and Hillary Clinton tell us to accept Trump as our president, the Trump campaign is moving rapidly in scrubbing the Trump Campaign Website!...
Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:29PM
text Thousands protest in Berkeley in wake of Trump election by World Socialist Website
The shock and outrage expressed by protesters on the Berkeley campus and elsewhere in the wake of Donald Trump's election is a healthy initial expression of broader social opposition which is taking shape. Protesters need to beware however of pseudo-left elements who will attempt to use identity politics to channel their outrage back behind the thoroughly discredited Democratic Party....
Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 2:57AM
text Renter control ballot measures pass in Oakland, Richmond and Mountain View by Lynda Carson
There are rent control victories in the Cities of Oakland, Richmond and Mountain View, in the effort to save tens of thousands of renters from being displaced from their housing by heartless greedy landlords, realtors and speculators in the Bay Area!...
Posted: Wed Nov 9, 2016 3:10PM
text Many of us woke up confused, scared, shocked and traumatized by Cat Brooks
The real work starts now...
Posted: Wed Nov 9, 2016 1:05PM
text Notorious landlords support attack campaigns against rent control ballot measures by Lynda Carson
According to public records, the CAA spent $1,041,714 from 1/1/2016 through 10/22/2016 on TV attack ads, radio attack ads, lawn signs, mailers, phone polls, and an assortment of other means to suppress the vote for renter protection ballot measures in 6 cities in the Bay Area that voters can vote on, on November 8!...
Posted: Sun Nov 6, 2016 10:00PM
text Renter protection activists counter the lies of the California Apartment Association by Lynda Carson
According to Cindy Cornell, Founder of the Yes on Measure R campaign in Burlingame,”In our campaign for rent stabilization in Burlingame (Measure R), we have consistently seen lies and distortions of the truth in mailers, tv and radio commercials, letters to the editor, and directly out of the mouth of Josh Howard, Executive Director of CAA's Tri-County Division!...
Posted: Fri Nov 4, 2016 4:49PM
text Anti-Fascist Yvette Falarca Returns to Teaching by Power to the People!
Victory, Victory is Our Cry! The Class Struggle is the Reason Why! Anti-Fascist teacher returned to her teaching job today....
Posted: Wed Nov 2, 2016 8:15PM
text Oakland's notorious serial evictor is William J. Rosetti with 4,000 eviction notices by Lynda Carson
With over 4,000 eviction notices served, William J. Rosetti, aka Bill Rosetti, is a prominent member of Mayor Libby Schaaf’s, Oakland Housing Cabinet. William J. Rosetti, aka Bill Rosetti, is allegedly the biggest serial evictor in Oakland!...
Posted: Tue Nov 1, 2016 12:10AM
text Corrupting influence of big money against rent control by Lynda Carson
In opposition to the renters in the “David vs. Goliath” renter protection campaigns taking place in the Bay Area, are the greedy landlords, speculators, realtors & realtor associations, and apartment associations that are spending a ton of money to have the notorious California Apartment Association (CAA) run some massive campaigns against Bay Area renters seeking renter protections. The massive campaigns and big money being spent by the CAA are corrupting the political process in the Bay Are...
Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2016 2:25PM