textWhite House Policy Paper on Homelessness Misrepresents Evidence, Drives Wrong Conclusions by National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
September 17, 2019, Washington, DC — On Monday evening, President Trump’s Council of Economic Advisors released a white paper that ignores and directly contradicts the evidence-based consensus of 19 of his own agencies. Last year, those agencies published the Federal Strategic Plan to End Homelessness, stating that housing, low barrier shelter, and decriminalization is the best way to end homelessness....
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:03PM
imageAppeals Court Confirms Discrimination by Dignity Health
by ACLU of Northern California
Sacramento Area Hospital Illegally Refused Transition-Related Surgery...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:57PM
textS.F. Global Climate Change Strike + interviews by Vegan Peace Punk
SF Bay Area Youth and Allies Climate Strike rally + interviews (video)...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:46PM
calendarStrike for Climate Justice discussion by UUSF Forum
Unitarian Universalist Society, San Francisco 1187 Franklin @ Geary San Francisco, Ca....
Event Date: Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:30PM
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:04PM
calendarImprisoning a Palestinian Generation: Film & Discussion
by Judith Granada-Dewey
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Tue Oct 29, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:02PM
imageNew Report Reveals that 'Green' California Seeks to Expand Oil and Gas Operations
by Dan Bacher
“Corporations are planning seven additional unneeded gas-fired plants for California,” the report revealed. “For years, California regulators have approved, and utilities have built, unnecessary and expensive gas power plants. Driven by deregulation, these facilities are useless given declining energy demands in California over the past decade.”...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 4:18PM
imageSanta Cruz Recall: Paid Canvassers at Trader Joe's and Whole Foods 9-19-2019
by AutumnSun
Today I went to Trader Joe's, and to no surprise to me, the paid recall signature gatherers were there again, along with the man who I will call "Manny", not really knowing his name since he has identified himself with several different names at several different times. Manny is the man who was handcuffed at Whole Foods recently by Santa Cruz Police....
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:17PM
textCalifornia School Board Officials Urge School Districts to Allow Students to Take Part in Global Climate Protest by Elected Officials to Protect California
Statement from California School Board Members on Youth Climate Strikes...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:07PM
calendarArmistice100 Santa Cruz at the SC Film Festival
by LB Johnson
The Tannery World Dance and Cultural Center...
Event Date: Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:45PM
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:53AM
calendarWriters With Drinks: Michelle Ruiz Keil and Imani Gandy!
by Charlie Jane Anders
The Make Out Room, 3225 22nd. St....
Event Date: Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:09AM
imageLegacy of our Gold Mining Town of Negro Bar, California
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Honorable William Alexander Leidesdorff, Jr., "African Founding Father of California owned over 35,521 acres of land in the Sacramento Valley including the Gold Mining Town of Negro Bar, California...
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:17PM
calendarSanta Cruz Global Climate Strike by Santa Cruz Global Climate Strike Coalition
Santa Cruz Wells Fargo 74 River St Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:15PM
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:32PM
calendarSwing Left SF Oct. General Meeting
by Michelle Maine
Park Branch Library•1833 Page St., San Francisco, CA 94117...
Event Date: Wed Oct 2, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:52PM
calendarClimate Strike: Sound the Alarm for Climate Change Silent Protest (SF) by Extinction Rebellion, Sunrise Movement
Ferry Building, located on the Embarcadero at the foot of Market Street. Also: Map of additional San Francisco warning siren locations can be found here:
Event Date: Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:30PM
imageSanta Cruz United Canvasser Arrested at Whole Foods
by Alex Darocy
A recall petition signature gatherer for Santa Cruz United was arrested today at Whole Foods Market. He was cited and released by Santa Cruz Police for "challenging another person to a physical fight in public"....
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:00PM
imagePalantir Protesters All Over Palo Alto, Including at CEO's Front Door Pt II
by Dump ICE Contracts NOW!
Protest of 9/13/19, photos courtesy of Coalition to Close the Concentration Camps...
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:35PM
imageNE 16th/Mission BART Plaza Gets New Bench; Nothing For SW Plaza
by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
BART installed a strange new bench on the northeast 16th/Mission BART Plaza, adjacent to Walgreens, while ignoring the southwest Plaza, where it removed six benches and replaced them with three smaller ones in Autumn, 2018....
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:28PM
imageShooting Yourself In The Foot & Increasing Executive Salaries At CCSF By Chancellor Rocha
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco City College Chancellor Mark Rocha who makes over $330,000 wants big salary increases for executives while he as slashed hundreds of classes....
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:23PM
textThe Shortwave Report 09/20/19 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, NHK Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:16PM
calendarElizabeth Warren organizing happy hour by anybody
La Guerrera's Kitchen, Oakland...
Event Date: Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:30AM
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:54PM