textBombing Strengthens the Islamic State by Sahra Wagenknecht and Peter Becker
The attempts to stop Islamic terror through military actions in Afghanistan and Iraq have brought abou8t the opposite. These attempts destabilized societies in those countries, promoted terror and triggered great streams of refugees. So the policy of the West bears a joint responsibility for the developments of the last years. Political countermeasures (pressure on Turkey, Katar and Saudi Arabia) are necessary to shut off money, weapons and reinforcements....
Posted: Wed Dec 23, 2015 3:43AM
textAffordable housing developers are part of the homeless problem by Lynda Carson
As more and more of the so-called affordable housing projects exclude the poor because they are being built for higher income residents, including work force residents, the homeless problem just keeps getting much worse!...
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 8:54PM
audioTalking sense to Amy...12-22-15 Mouse Report (audio/mpeg 23.0MB) by DJ Mouse
'See-More' Hersh shoots down the BS from the left's premier 'Arab Sting'/R2P assassination campaign cheerleader in a wonderful display of journalistic fire-power... ...then we take the WayBackMachine to the scene of the crime as Empire State oil war media drones turn their blind "Manhattan eyes" to the inside job by the only possible suspects...pointed out by Ali Abu Nima...and 'deaf ears' to the "series of explosions" and stand down of interceptors in restricted airspace pointed out by Ezell...
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 4:38PM
imagePetition - Obama: Fire DEA Head Chuck Rosenberg for Calling Medical Marijuana a "Joke."
by Hannah
This is a petition to fire the head DEA Chuck Rosenberg for calling medical marijuana a "joke" and enforcing unfair laws against marijuana....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 4:26PM
calendarGallery Chat: Dave Talbot on Secrecy and the CIA by Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets) San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Fri Feb 19, 2016 12:30PM
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:31PM
calendarGallery Chat: Mark Rumold on The Freedom of Information Act by Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets) San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Fri Feb 5, 2016 12:30PM
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:28PM
textWhen they forgot they were enemies by Ted Rudow III, MA
When they forgot they were enemies… British soldiers were spending Christmas Eve 1914 on a French battlefield during World War I. After four months of fighting, over a million men had perished in the bloody conflict....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:20PM
calendarA GLIDE Talk with Rhodessa Jones and Lateefah Simon
by Denise Lamott
GLIDE Memorial Church, 330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Fri Jan 8, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 11:53AM
textWorth Repeating: Suicide Rates Fall In Medical Cannabis States by Returning Sunlight
Rewrite of article showing suicide rates have dropped in states that have legalized medical cannabis compared to increased suicide rates in states that maintained cannabis prohibition. Theories for why this happened is that cannabis is more effective as self-medication for depression than pharmaceutical pills and is often substituted for alcohol once legalized....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:16AM
text65 Economists Call for QE for People in the Eurozone by Stan Jourdan
The campaign for Quantitative Easing for People is currently supported by 21 organizations and aims to redirect money created through the QE program to the real economy by either financing public investment spending in the eurozone or by distributing a citizens' dividend to all residents in the eurozone....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:47AM
calendarEl Niño vs. Freedom Sleepers: the 24th Week by Robert Norse/Toby Nixon
Under rainy skies on the sidewalk and area surrounding City Hall (or possibly in the shelter of some empty buildings nearby. 809 Center St. on Center between Church and Locust....
Event Date: Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:21PM
imageLeviev’s New York diamond store closed again on day of Israel boycott protest
by Adalah-NY
On Saturday, New Yorkers sang anti-apartheid carols outside the the store of Israeli diamond and settlement mogul Lev Leviev. Leviev's store was closed for the second year in a row on the day of the protest, one of the busiest shopping days of the year. The protesters also sang a song highlighting their call for Taylor Swift to never wear Leviev diamonds again, after she wore them in September's Vanity Fair....
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:58PM
textEVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into! by Mike Masnick and Danny K
EVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into!...
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:15PM
calendarDr.King on imperialism and war by Paul Rockwell
Berkeley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall: 1924 Cedar, Berkeley...
Event Date: Sun Jan 17, 2016 10:30AM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 1:28PM
calendarGreen Film Fest Presents: Just Eat It
by Gemma Bradshaw
San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch) Koret Auditorium 100 Larkin Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Jan 13, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 11:35AM
imageWhy Kwanzaa?
by reprent from Dr. Karenga
Kwanzaa is an authentic African Holiday created in the African Diaspora. It is becoming part of traditional African American, and African diaspora cultural heritage. All holidays have the roots somewhere, and Kwanzaa is an indigenous African American creation....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 10:06PM
textOakland sued by former Black Panther member by Lynda Carson
Former Black Panther leader Elaine Brown alleges that on October 30, 2015, Oakland Councilwoman Desley Brooks assaulted, struck, pushed and hit her without provocation, excuse or justification, while discussing City of Oakland business regarding affordable housing!...
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 9:26PM
calendarSolidarity Meeting-Defend Kurdish Educators, Students & Stop The War On The Kurds and Working Class of Turkey by United Public Workers For Action
518 Valencia 518 Valencia St/16th St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Jan 9, 2016 2:30PM
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 8:03PM
audioDavid Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” (Part 4) (audio/mpeg 14.1MB) by WTUL News & Views
14 min Part 4 from journalist David Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” at University of New Orleans on Tuesday, November 10, 2015....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 6:26PM
textSF Mission Arson Claims Debated at Fire Commission by Michael Petrelis
The San Francisco Fire Commission on 12/17/15 heard a report from the arson marshal about the past year's many fires in the Mission District....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 11:09AM