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imageResistance To Putting Billionaire Doris Fisher's KIPP Hunters Point Charter On TI
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by Repost
There is resistance to putting billionaire GAP owner Doris Fisher's KIPP Charter on Treasure Island. The SF School District wants to put her charter on radioactive contaminated Treasure Island at the closed Treasure Island Elementary School. Doris Fisher pushed to have her school co-locate with the Malcom X Academy Public school and want to grab more of the space at the public school. This is allowed under Proposition 39 which allows charter schools to bust up public schools by taking their ...
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:17AM
imageGovernor Newsom, AG Becerra say they will sue over Trump water plan
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by Dan Bacher
Recreational and commercial salmon fishermen responded positively to Newsom’s announcement of a lawsuit against the Trump administration, but John McManus, President of the Golden State Salmon Association (GSSA), cautioned that “a measure of Governor Newsom’s sincerity will be if he orders his Department of Water Resources to pull their Trump-like water pumping plan back and rework so it’s protective of the environment."...
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:03AM
imageMessage above Hwy 101 Tells Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook "Truth Matters"
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by Human Billboard
Criticism against Facebook continues to grow. Ahead of the 2020 US elections, misinformation is a top concern. Ergo, this human billboard message on January 17 near CEO Zuckerberg's Palo Alto home and Facebook headquarters....
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 4:49AM
calendarGracias Chelsea&Julian for publishing Bush's War Crimes
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by Orion the Elder
Fruitvale and MacArthur Oakland 94602...
Event Date: Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:30PM
Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:19AM
calendarThe Art of Protest: on Display March 1 - April 30
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by U.C. Berkeley Library
Brown Gallery, Ground Floor of the Doe Library University of California Berkeley, CA 94720...
Event Date: Sun Mar 1, 2020 8:00AM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:28PM
imageJust Cause Oakland 20 years later, now called Causa Justa/Just Cause
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by Lynda Carson
A 2008 protest in front of the California Hotel in Oakland. Members of Just Cause Oakland with tenants of the California Hotel that were facing illegal evictions, and illegal threats of having their water and electricity turned off!...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:15PM
textUC Santa Cruz graduate students call for expansion of wildcat strike by Jonathan Burleigh (WSWS Repost)
February 19, 2020 - The UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) graduate student wildcat strike escalated yesterday, Tuesday February 18, as students from United Auto Workers (UAW) union local 2865 mounted an all-day picket, culminating in a general assembly to vote on further action. Graduate students are holding fast against police repression and threats of dismissal or even deportation from the highest level university administration. Despite a virtual media blackout, support for the movement is growing acro...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:47PM
calendarClimate Restoration: Save the Arctic and the Earth (Cupertino)
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by Climate Reality Project Santa Clara
Quinlan Community Center, 10185 N. Stelling Rd., Cupertino, CA 95014...
Event Date: Mon Feb 24, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:44PM
calendar2020 Youth Climate Action Summit Grades 9-12 in San Jose
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by The Tech for Global Good Student Board
The Tech Interactive, 201 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113...
Event Date: Sat Mar 7, 2020 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:23PM
calendarPathways to Climate Smart Careers Fair for High School Students
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by City of San José Environmental Services
Fairmont Hotel San José, 170 South Market Street, San José , CA 95113...
Event Date: Sat Mar 7, 2020 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:58PM
imageA Report on the First Week of the Santa Cruz Wildcat Strike
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by It's Going Down
When Santa Cruz student-workers extended their grade strike to a full-scale work stoppage on February 10th, others of us across campuses began developing ways to support it....
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:31PM
calendarAnimal Liberation Conference by Johanna Nikoletos
UC Berkeley and other locations in the Bay Area...
Event Date: Fri May 29, 2020 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:21PM
textAnimal Liberation Conference by Johanna Nikoletos
The Animal Liberation Conference brings together the most dedicated animal rights activists from around the world and empowers them to take bold, collective action to achieve revolutionary social and political change for animals. ALC 2020 will take place May 29th-June 2nd, 2020 with a training-intensive Leadership Academy taking place from May 26-28th prior to the Conference. This year's speakers include Paul Engler, co-author of 'This Is An Uprising', and talks will focus on how animal liber...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:17PM
calendarSouth Bay Indigenous Solidarity Meeting: Organizing to Protect Juristac
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by South Bay Indigenous Solidarity
First Unitarian Church of San Jose 160 North 3rd Street, San Jose, CA, 95112 Classroom, Lower Level of Church Sign will be posted at sidewalk...
Event Date: Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 3:10PM
calendarLess Traffic, Better Places: How Do We Get There? by City of Sunnyvale
Sunnyvale Council Chambers, 456 W. Olive Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94086...
Event Date: Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:11PM
calendar2020 International Women's Day Kick Off and Symposium (Sacramento)
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by UC Davis Health: Office for Equity, Diversity
Betty Irene Moore Hall - UC Davis Health, Room 1000 & 1st Floor Commons, 2570 48th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817...
Event Date: Fri Mar 6, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:27AM
calendarBeyond Borders: An International Women's Day Benefit for RAICES
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by femmelectric & 906 World Cultural Center
906 World Cultural Center, 906 Broadway, San Francisco, California 94133...
Event Date: Sun Mar 8, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:32AM
textBernie Sanders in Las Vegas: Being free, being high and eminent domain by Tomasz Konicz
The proclamation of a national climate emergency, the ban on oil and gas exports, the import of cheap medicines from Canada, the nationwide legalization of marijuana or the immediate halt to all construction work on Trump's border wall are to be implemented by means of the so-called "Executive Order."...
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:42AM
imageSan Jose’s 40th Annual Day of Remembrance: Recalling Life Under Executive Order 9066
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by Americans of Japanese Ancestry Relate Incarceration
Executive Order 9066 led to the World War II-era incarceration of more than 120,000 people of Japanese descent, two-thirds of whom were American citizens. Survivors shared recollections and re-enactors performed morale boosting era swing dance styles in Japantown on February 16th....
Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 2:38AM
calendarOakland Privacy: Against the Surveillance State by Oakland Privacy
Omni Commons (check whiteboard at entrance for room) 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:10PM