top
Indybay
Indybay
Newswire
Calendar
Features
calendarThe Odyssey–from Vietnam to America
120_vananh-dan_bau_2-nguyen_nhat_hoang.jpg
by
Yerba Buena Center of the Arts...
Event Date: Fri Jan 22, 2016 8:00PM
Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2015 5:28PM
textPortrait of an Irish Republican by Michael Steinberg
The writer's account of his visit to Occupied Ireland in 1985 on the occasion of its 30th anniversary....
Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2015 5:27PM
calendarFacing History and Ourselves' 2016 San Francisco Bay Area Benefit Dinner
120_bryan_stevenson__225x315.jpg
by Quinn Van Valer-Campbell
Hyatt Regency 5 Embarcadero Center San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Sun May 15, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2015 2:23PM
imageLawsuit Challenges Failure to Protect Coastal Marten
120_humboldt_marten_usfs_fpwc-pre.jpg
by Center for Biological Diversity
EUREKA, Calif., December 16, 2015 — Two conservation groups today sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to protect the coastal marten under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity and the Environmental Protection Information Center first petitioned for protection for the coastal marten, sometimes known as the Humboldt marten, in 2010. Represented by Earthjustice, the groups are now challenging the Service’s April 2015 decision not to award federal protect...
Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2015 1:06AM
textWeak Paris Climate Deal Won't Protect Planet's Poorest People, Web of Life by Center for Biological Diversity
LE BOURGET, France, December 12, 2015 — In response to the final agreement reached today at the United Nations COP21 climate conference, Kassie Siegel of the Center for Biological Diversity’s Climate Law Institute released the following statement....
Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2015 1:00AM
calendarThe Education of Kevin Powell: A Boy's Journey into Manhood by First Congregational Church of Oakland
First Congregational Church of Oakland 2501 Harrison St Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:30PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 11:23PM
calendarLaurence Shoup: Wall Street's Think Tank: The Council on Foreign Relations by Berkeley Hillside Club
Berkeley Hillside Club 2286 Cedar St Berkeley, CA 94709...
Event Date: Wed Jan 20, 2016 7:30PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 11:23PM
textPart 1: NOLA Art for Rights, Amnesty USA event for Albert Woodfox and other prisoners by Photos by Nat Williams posted by A3 Coalition
These are photos from the Amnesty International USA Art for Rights / Write for Rights event in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 12, 2015. Featured below is a press release for the event, written by Amnesty International, reprinted in full. All photos, reprinted with permission, are by Nat Williams....
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 8:13PM
calendarReally Really Free Market at SubRosa: a community space
120_escape_upc.jpg
by
At SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Sat Dec 19, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:22PM
calendarVisions Into Infinite Archives: Closing Ceremony & Reception
120_lg_courtesy_of_black_salt_collective.jpg
by Evan Karp
SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St., cross is 8th street SF, CA 94103...
Event Date: Thu Feb 4, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 3:09PM
textPoll: Californians Would Reject Two Pension Measures by Steven Maviglio
Both Measures Fail to Gather Majority Support...
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 2:10PM
calendar2016 MLK Weekend by Deborah Hill-Alston
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, California...
Event Date: Sat Jan 16, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 1:56PM
textChina's And Denmark's Superbug MCR-1 Resists All Antibiotics And Is Related To Pig Flesh by SNS
A superbug resistant to all antibiotics is present in Danish and Chinese pig flesh and perhaps in Smithfield, Chinese owned, as well...
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 1:11PM
calendarVisions Into Infinite Archives: Film Screenings
120_jeepneys_____mabuhay_ka.jpg
by Evan Karp
SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St., cross is 8th St. San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Thu Jan 14, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 11:32AM
textCongress Excludes Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Provision in Omnibus Bill by Greg
Puerto Rico not extended bankruptcy protection in new "omnibus" budget package...
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 10:23AM
audioWTUL News & Views Interviews Angela Kinlaw of the Take Em Down NOLA Coalition (audio/mpeg 49.3MB) by WTUL News and Views
WTUL News and Views hears from the Take Em Down NOLA Coalition about the upcoming city council vote to remove four monuments to oppressors that are scattered around the city of New Orleans. Angela outlines why this issue is so important to the citizens of the city and speaks to those that say the issue isn't very important or that 'history' should be preserved....
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:25AM
textThe Crisis of Economists by Ulrike Herrmann
The mainstream economy doesn't know what an argument is any more. Claims or assertions are made. This neoclassicism is not a science but resembles a religion that proclaims dogmas. Plural economists only want to change the contents, not abolish the textbook as a principle. In their textbooks, many rival Keynesians as well as mainstream economists act as though economics were a natural science resembling physics. The economy is a social science that can only offer interpretations....
Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:33AM
textGene-Altered Salmon; The FDA is not credible by Summer Mayne
This is a Letter to the Editor in response to an article published by the Press Democrat that discusses gene-altered salmon as a solution to our current over-fishing epidemic....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 9:43PM
calendarPhotography for Activists II
120_flyer_-_photography_for_activists_-_sjpjc_-_20151216.jpg
by San José Peace and Justice Center
San José Peace and Justice Center 48 South 7th Street San José, CA 95112 Bus routes: 22, 522, 23, 11, 63, 64, 72, 73, 81, Hwy 17 Express, MST 55, Dash, LRT...
Event Date: Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:35PM
textDitch the Hopium: Instead, Struggle to Save Humanity by Colin Murphy
In the wake of arguably the most important global meeting in history, the Paris Agreement falls short of doing what's needed to avert climate catastrophe. Here's what we need to do now....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:24PM