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documentCity Council Ducks Again: Two Speeches
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by Robert Norse
Outgoing Mayor Watkins refused group presentations Tuesday evening. Incoming Mayor Cummings and "Progressive" Councilmember Brown joined the Watkins muzzling of public comment by reducing Oral Communications from two minutes to ninety seconds. These are the full speeches I wrote exposing the Council and their CACH's attacks on survival campers....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:03PM
documentHomelessness: What Sonoma County Can Do Better
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by Arango et al
Under the guidance of Peter Philips, and local homeless advocate Adrienne Lauby, a group of seven Sonoma State Students researched the social issue of Homelessness to determine what policies Sonoma County can implement to alleviate this problem. We used article 25 of the Declaration of Human Rights as a starting point. This report was split into eight different sections, starting with World Perspective, and narrowing to the effects of the 2017 fires. We included our Methodology, Data Analysi...
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:29PM
calendarAuthor Talk: Peter Kalmus on "Being the Change: Live Well & Spark a Climate Revolution"
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by Book Passage Bookstore & New Society Pub.
Book Passage Bookstore & Cafe in the Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building Ste 42, San Francisco, California 94111...
Event Date: Thu Dec 12, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:37PM
textVideo Game Violence Enhancement Amongst Adolescents by Sawyer Betchart
This Op-Ed is on the violence enhanced in youth from the use of video games, especially violent ones. Video games can increase negative behaviors such as bullying and having aggressive mindsets to certain situations amongst young children. These games are advertised to teens, yet children of all ages are receiving access to them....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:48PM
textHousing First: Solution to Homelessness by Tania Arango
Examines the Housing First policy and how it could help in combating Homelessness...
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:17PM
imageCalifornia graduate students on wildcat strike
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by Evelyn Rios (WSWS Repost)
Beginning Monday, a group of graduate students at the University of California, Santa Cruz began a wildcat strike demanding a cost-of-living wage increase. The graduate students are demanding an end to their precarious financial situation, which many students report results in regularly skipping meals, spending some 50-80 percent of their income on housing in one of the most expensive rental markets in the US, and overall heightened stress levels in struggling to meet basic needs....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:03PM
calendarWomen's March Santa Rosa 2020
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by Women's March Santa Rosa
Old Courthouse Square, 3rd & Mendocino Ave and 4th & Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa 95404...
Event Date: Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:03PM
textShould Students Get Mental Health Days Off From School? by Natalie Proulx
With both Oregan and Utah recently passing bills to allow their students to take a mental health day has caused a huge debate. First of all, what is a mental health in the first place? We should see it as a way for students to be able to take a day off from school in order to get their mind in the right place to focus on their school work. Whether it be that they are having anxiety attacks, being bullied or even just feel like everything in their life at the moment is just overwhelming them. ...
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 4:50PM
calendarSF Green Film Presents: Ice on Fire by San Francisco Green Film Festival
Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library :: 100 Larkin St. ...
Event Date: Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 4:48PM
calendarCarlos Motta: We The Enemy
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by UCSC Institute of the Arts and Sciences
Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery at UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95062...
Event Date: Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 3:56PM
calendarImpeachment Eve Vigil by Lenny Siegel
Gateway Park, Castro Street and El Camino Real, Mountain View...
Event Date: Tue Dec 17, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 3:53PM
calendar2019 Sacramento Pre-Kwanzaa Gala Celebration
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
First Baptist Church of Sacramento 2324 L Street Sacramento, CA 95816...
Event Date: Sat Dec 21, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 3:27PM
calendarWomen's March Sacramento 2020
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by Women's March Sacramento
Southside Park, 2115 Sixth Street, Sacramento, CA 95818 for 9 AM rally Marching @ 10:30 AM to CA State Capitol - West...
Event Date: Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 2:31PM
textLet's talk about prison reform by Danielle Franks
Prison reform....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 12:14PM
textWill the Democratic Presidential Nomination Be Bought? by Norman Solomon
Billionaires on a shopping spree...
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:33AM
calendarCrimethInc. presents: From Democracy to Freedom
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by SubRosa Community Space
SubRosa Community Space 703 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Dec 17, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:13AM
calendarWomen's March Contra Costa 2020 (Walnut Creek)
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by Women's March Contra Costa
Civic Park, 1375 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, CA 94596...
Event Date: Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:05AM
imageSanta Cruz Faculty Association Solidarity with Graduate Students
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by Santa Cruz Faculty Association (SCFA)
The SCFA sent the following message to faculty on 12/11/19...
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:59AM
calendarParadox of the market: social justice pricing: the walking tour by David Giesen
American Youth Hostel 312 Mason St. San Francisco (meet in the lobby)...
Event Date: Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:32AM
textNo true justice for the poor by Yesica Cruz
The Justice system no longer serves to protect the poor but instead criminalized them for being poor....
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:16AM