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calendarWhat Should Santa Cruz do with Hero's/Ross Camp Behind Gateway Plaza? by Salinas/Monterey Co. Homeless Union/Wes White
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:53AM
calendarSoupstock 2019
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by Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri May 24, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:28PM
calendarRoss Camp Community Cleanup by Alicia Kuhl (reposted)
Ross Camp (behind Ross Dress for Less/Gateway Plaza), River Street and Highway 1, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:18PM
textExxonMobil Seeks to Restart Offshore Drilling Platforms, Truck Oil in California by Center for Biological Diversity
Environmental Study Released, Santa Barbara Hearing Set...
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:26PM
imageLawsuit Forces Federal Protection for Endangered Orcas' West Coast Habitat
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SEATTLE, April 12, 2019 — The Center for Biological Diversity has won a victory in the legal battle to force the Trump administration to protect the West Coast habitat of the last remaining Southern Resident killer whales....
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:17PM
imageHero's Camp Plaintiffs Demand City Provide Indoor Shelter for Entire Homeless Population in Santa Cruz
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by Santa Cruz News
Today, homeless residents of the Hero's Camp, who are suing the City of Santa Cruz to prevent their eviction, held a press conference to officially announce the lawsuit. Following the press conference, representative Alicia Kuhl announced that the group is demanding the city provide indoor shelter space for for the "entire" homeless population in Santa Cruz before the encampment, which is located next to Ross Dress for Less and the Gateway Plaza, be vacated....
Posted: Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:31PM
calendarHistoric Lawsuit Filed by Homeless People in Santa Cruz to Block Eviction of Survival Camp
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by Alicia Kuhl (reposted)
Hero’s Camp (behind Ross at the Gateway Plaza), River Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:30AM
Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:53PM
imageChief Mills to 'Present' BearCat to Public
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by Santa Cruz Police News
In an email to the Santa Cruz Police Chief’s Advisory Committee, it was announced that Police Chief Andrew Mills is planning to host a community presentation of the Santa Cruz Police Department's BearCat (Ballistic Engineered Armored Response Counter Attack Truck) on May 4. The vehicle was purchased by SCPD with the approval of the Santa Cruz City Council in 2015, despite large protests from the community over the militarization of police....
Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:59PM
calendarWhat is Justice for Palestine Today by Palestine Justice Coalition
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean Street Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:50PM
documentACLU Letter to Santa Cruz City Council Opposes Ross Camp Closure
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by Santa Cruz News
On April 8, the ACLU of Northern California and the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty sent a joint letter to the Santa Cruz City Council opposing the closure of the Ross homeless encampment. "[W]e are concerned about any plan to criminalize the living behaviors of residents of the Ross Camp, either directly or indirectly. Due to the lack of available shelter bed, Martin bars the City from carrying out such a plan," the letter states....
Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:47PM
imageRoss Camp Eviction Date Could be Extended, but City Support for Safe Sleep Options Wavers
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by Santa Cruz News
The agenda for the Santa Cruz City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 9 includes one item that indicates the deadline for the closure date for the Ross homeless encampment may be extended. Councilmember Brown and Vice-Mayor Cummings have submitted a proposal, "to close the Gateway Encampment when sufficient, campground or non-campground emergency shelter beds are available." The encampment closure date previously had been planned for April 17, but an extension could easily pass with Counclilme...
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2019 4:34PM
calendarCompassion Not Eviction
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by Keith McHenry
Santa Cruz City Hall 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Apr 9, 2019 12:30PM
Posted: Fri Apr 5, 2019 6:54PM
imageLawsuit Aims to Protect West Coast Salmon for Starving Orcas
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by Center for Biological Diversity
Southern Resident Population Drops to 75 as Trump Administration Ignores Fisheries' Impact...
Posted: Wed Apr 3, 2019 7:43PM
documentHomeless Persons Cannot Be Punished for Sleeping in Absence of Alternatives, 9th Circuit Decision Establishes
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by National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
Boise, Idaho, April 1, 2019 – Tonight, people experiencing unsheltered homelessness in the west coast states of the Ninth Circuit can sleep more safely, without facing criminal punishment for simply trying to survive on the streets. Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected an en banc petition by the city of Boise in Martin v. Boise (formerly Bell v. Boise), leaving in place its September 2018 ruling that homeless persons cannot be punished for sleeping outside on public property in...
Posted: Tue Apr 2, 2019 2:58PM
imageCongress Urged to Boost Monarch Butterfly Conservation by $100 Million
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by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, April 2, 2019 — More than 100 conservation organizations today urged the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee to increase spending on monarch butterfly conservation by $100 million annually....
Posted: Tue Apr 2, 2019 1:05PM
imageCesar Chavez Day Celebration March 31, 2019
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by AutumnSun
This is the second year I was invited to cover this wonderfull event and I am very happy to be a part ! Nane Alejandrez is the founder and "Inspirational Leader" of Barrios Unidos!...
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:48PM
calendarGlobal Economics Film Series
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by Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival
CSUMB Building 82 Room B116, 2081 Inter-Garrison Rd, Marina...
Event Date: Thu May 2, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:17AM
calendarSweat, Solidarity, and Service Film Series
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by Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival
CSUMB Building 47 Room H104, 5283 Sixth Ave, Seaside...
Event Date: Thu May 2, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:11AM
calendarThe Long Shadow
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by Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival
Unitarian Universalist Church of the Monterey Peninsula, 490 Aguajito Rd, Carmel-By-The-Sea...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:06AM
calendarParis to Pittsburg
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by Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival
Osio Theater, 350 Alvarado St, Monterey 93940...
Event Date: Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:03AM