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textEscalated War on Islam by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 9:55AM
textDefiant Charlie Hebdo by Stephen Lendman
police state...
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:22AM
calendarArticle deadline for Slingshot issue #118 by jesse palmer
Long Haul Infoshop - 3124 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley 94705 - 510 540 0751 -...
Event Date: Sat Feb 14, 2015 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:24PM
documentOffshore Wind Would Produce Twice the Jobs and Energy as Offshore Drilling in the Atlantic
by via OCEANA
Oceana released a new report on Jauary 13 that finds offshore wind would produce twice the number of jobs and twice the amount of energy as offshore drilling in the Atlantic Ocean. The report, titled Offshore Energy by the Numbers, An Economic Analysis of Offshore Drilling and Wind Energy in the Atlantic (see PDF), challenges recent claims by the oil and gas industry that opening the East Coast to offshore drilling will lead the United States to energy independence, generate millions of dolla...
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:12PM
textCalifornia Oil Officials Release Deeply Flawed Fracking Environmental Review by Center for Biological Diversity
SACRAMENTO— California oil regulators today released a draft environmental review of fracking that fails to adequately analyze many major risks from fracking, including air and water pollution and risks to public health. The review by California’s Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources was released even though state scientists are still six months away from completing their analysis of the risks and harms of the controversial form of oil and gas extraction....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 9:56PM
textFree Mumia Abu-Jamal for Freedom of Press by Reclaim King's Legacy
As we reclaim the legacy of Martin Luther King (January 15, 1929 to April 4, 1968), our response to the phony concern of the racist, warmongering nations of the world, including Nazi USA, for freedom of the press after their CIA-staged attack on a magazine, must be the immediate freedom for political prisoner and former President of the Black Journalists Association, Mumia Abu-Jamal....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:53PM
textDPR Recommendations Leave Schoolchildren, Rural Communities At Risk from Pesticides by via Californians for Pesticide Reform/MBCLC
Sacramento, CA – Today the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) announced new “recommended restrictions” on the use of chloropicrin, a cancer-causing pesticide used widely on California strawberries. Health, environmental and rural advocates say that DPR ignored its own scientists in developing today’s proposal, and that the recommended restrictions fall far short of protecting schoolchildren and rural residents from harmful exposures to the toxic pesticide....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:01PM
calendarMarch for Real Climate Leadership: Our Water, Our Health, Our California
Frank Ogawa / Oscar Grant Plaza 14th & Broadway, Oakland, California...
Event Date: Sat Feb 7, 2015 11:30AM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:12PM
imageBAMN interview on the late night hype kpfa About March and Rally on Saturday Jan
by paz
BAMN interview on the late night hype kpfa About March and Rally on Saturday Jan
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 4:49PM
textALDF Intervenes in Cal OSHA Lawsuit after Lion Kills Worker; “Cat Haven” Settles by via Animal Legal Defense Fund
Dunlap, Calif. — Last week, on January 6, a legal settlement brought conclusion to the tragic and fatal mauling of a zoo employee at Cat Haven Zoo, a 100 acre facility west of Kings Canyon National Park. The national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) intervened in the legal battle between the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal OSHA) and Project Survival (which runs Cat Haven), eventually resulting in approval of Cal/OSHA’s new requirement of phy...
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 3:06PM
calendarShut It Down: WAL-MART Edition by Brenda Tremillo
East Oakland Wal-Mart at 8400 Edgewater Drive...
Event Date: Sun Jan 18, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:54PM
calendarFuck the Police March by Anonymous
Meet on 14 and Broadway in Oakland at Oscar Grant Plaza....
Event Date: Sun Jan 18, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:48PM
imageNational Efforts for Police Accountability and Community Empowerment Must Include Salinas
by via Luis J. Rodriguez
Most of the poor and Spanish-speaking population lives in East Salinas, on the “wrong side” of the 101 Freeway. On the west end are predominately better-off communities. Some people call this divide the “lettuce” curtain. From March through July of this year, police killed four East Salinas residents who had no weapons, save work tools like a leafing knife, shears, or a common cell phone. One young woman videotaped officers with guns drawn against one of those residents; the man appeared scar...
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:43PM
calendarCalifornia Network for Revolutionary Change: 2nd Statewide Conference
XL Publichouse 127 Main St. Salinas, CA 93901
Event Date: Sat Jan 17, 2015 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:30PM
calendarReally Really Free Market
by SubRosa
SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Sat Jan 17, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 12:32PM
calendar3rd Thurs. Women, Trans, and Queer Open Mic
by SubRosa
SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Thu Jan 15, 2015 7:30PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 12:28PM
imagePregnant Whale Sharks Use Galapagos as Pit Stop
by Joanna Nasar
A new scientific study discovered that hundreds of pregnant whale sharks use Darwin Island (one of the smallest islands in the Galapagos Archipelago) as a rest stop in their migration route. Previously scientist thought only a handful of sharks visited the Island. This discovery makes the area one of only place in the world where pregnant whale sharks can be seen on a regular basis. Photographs available for media use. Please contact for images....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 12:21PM
calendarKeep it Wild! Kickoff Benefit Show to Defend Knowland Park
Omni Oakland Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, California 94609...
Event Date: Fri Jan 16, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:18AM
textOil Prices: What Goes Around Comes Around by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 9:48AM
documentThe Atack against Charlie Hebdo
by International Communist Party
After the attack against Charlie Hebdo, all the formidable power of the media and bourgeois propaganda kicked in to use the emotion born of the bloody massacre to rouse support for "national unity" and the "values of the Republic." the Government, parties of the left, right and far- right (excised by the organizers of the Paris march, the far-right Front National (FN) of le Pen called for demonstrations in the provinces), trade union apparachniks and multiple associations called for large dem...
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 9:34AM