text33 brave senior(kupuna) protectors on Hawaii's Mauna Kea detained by police by DLi
On Wednesday morning, State police removed 33 senior(kupuna) protectors from a human chain that had blocked--for 3 days--access to the Mauna Kea Road, by construction equipment that are slated to begin the Thirty Meter Telescope(TMT). The protectors are part of the hundreds-strong peaceful activists that had been up at the Mauna(mountain) since last Sunday, July 14....
Posted: Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:39AM
imageNew Trade Bloc Will Spur Pan African Industries
by Kennedy Maina
Preparations for 2019 Pan African Global Trade and Investment Week hosted in the Capitol City of Sacramento, California is poised to expand connections to the 5th largest economy in the world to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)...
Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:09PM
image'Santa Cruz United' Volunteer May Have Violated the Law, Video Shows
by Santa Cruz News Network
A video posted today on social media shows Attorney Jane Becker, a volunteer with Santa Cruz United, tabling downtown on July 15 and refusing to allow a member of the public to read one of the petitions the group is circulating to recall Santa Cruz City Councilmembers Drew Glover and Chris Krohn. Additionally, the video shows Becker jumping up from her table and attempting to take the petition away from the individual seeking information, who later explained that Becker physically grabbed the...
Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:51PM
calendarClimate Smart Farming and Gardening Workshop
by Terra Cultura
The event will be held on site at Terra Cultura, a nonprofit eco-education farm in Aromas, CA. Our mission is to cultivate resilient communities empowered through education and collaboration in agrecology, sustainable living, and the arts....
Event Date: Sat Aug 3, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 4:12PM
calendarCommunity Discussion on Attacks on Immigrants
by Party for Socialism and Liberation
1741 Alcatraz Ave, Berkeley...
Event Date: Tue Aug 6, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:29PM
calendarDocumentary Screening: "Risking Light" by Niles Discovery Church
Niles Discovery Church 36600 Niles Boulevard Fremont, CA 94536...
Event Date: Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:30PM
Posted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 11:30AM
calendarHouston African Forum Pre-Event to Sister Cities International Conference
by (SCI) Public Relations and Michael Harris
Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs, Texas Southern University, Houston...
Event Date: Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:18PM
calendar2nd Anniversary of Charlottesville: Act Against White Supremacy
by Peoples Alliance
Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi's Office Federal Building 90 7th St San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:18PM
calendarHarari’s Sapiens vs. Marx’s humanism by News & Letters
Niebyl-Proctor Library, upstairs, 6501 Telegraph Ave., Oakland...
Event Date: Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:59PM
calendarBlowout: Who's Next? Film Showing
by Resource Center for Nonviolence
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Aug 3, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:20PM
calendarMonterey Peninsula Pride Parade & Celebration 2019
by Monterey Peninsula Pride
Monterey Bay Custom House Plaza Fishermans Wharf, Monterey...
Event Date: Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:14PM
calendarBLACKkKLANSMAN Film Screening and Discussion
by Resource Center for Nonviolence
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Aug 17, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:06PM
documentAppeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain National Monument
by Center for Biological Diversity
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.― The California Bureau of Land Management has agreed with conservation groups that plans for a new oil well and pipeline in Carrizo Plain National Monument failed to comply with federal environmental laws. The July 12 decision, announced today, said the local BLM office must consider potential harm to California condors, other imperiled wildlife and the climate....
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:00PM
imageSanta Cruz Residents Protest the Recall at Petition Signing Locations
by Santa Cruz News Network
Santa Cruz residents are resisting what they are calling an "anti-democratic" effort to recall Progressive City Counclimembers Drew Glover and Chris Krohn by protesting at signature gathering sites. On July 15, a signature gathering location operated on Pacific Avenue by Take Back Santa Cruz member Jane Becker was protested....
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:41PM
calendarJapanese Americans and allies protest the unjust detention of children at Fort Sill by Mike Ishii
Fort Sill 2999 N.W. Sheridan Road Lawton, Oklahoma...
Event Date: Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:45PM
calendarSaving Juristac: Tribal Chair Valentin Lopez Speaks
by South Bay Indigenous Solidarity
First Unitarian Church of San Jose 160 North Third Street San Jose, CA 95112...
Event Date: Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:03PM
calendarSpeak out for immigrant rights! by Party for Socialism and Liberation
16th & Mission BART Plaza...
Event Date: Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:30PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:27PM
calendarProtect the Mattole Ancient Forest! by Earth Strike California
2 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94105-1205, United States...
Event Date: Thu Aug 1, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:49PM
image2018 Air Monitoring Shows Most Pesticides Below Health Screening Levels.
by Charlotte Fadipe
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) released air monitoring results indicating that most of the pesticides monitored in the DPR air monitoring network in 2018 were found below levels that indicate a health concern....
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:14PM
textIMF Head Christine Lagarde Resigns to Pursue European Central Bank Nomination by Kate Zeller
The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, announced that she is resigning. Lagarde is pursuing her nomination to lead the European Central Bank. Her resignation takes effect on September 12th....
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:06AM