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imageFelton and Boulder Creek Recycling Centers to Close
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by Santa Cruz News
The Valley Women's Club of San Lorenzo Valley has announced that they must close the Boulder Creek and Felton Recycling Centers on July 1, due to changes in the County of Santa Cruz's waste management budget. The loss of these recycling centers will affect countless community members in the San Lorenzo Valley, including homeless and low income residents, and the workers at the facilities, some of whom have been employed there for 14-28 years....
Posted: Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:05PM
textDemocratic Socialists of America endorses Bernie Sanders presidential bid by Genevieve Leigh (WSWS Repost)
The Democratic Party, as a result of its right-wing policies, has lost significant support among workers, and particularly among young people. Sanders sees his role as utilizing his reputation as an “independent” to convince workers and young people not to seek an alternative....
Posted: Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:38AM
calendarRally to Boycott Everysight #StopElbit at the Sea Otter Classic
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by CODEPINK Women for Peace
Sea Otter Classic Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca 1021 Monterey Salinas Hwy, Monterey, CA 93908...
Event Date: Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:33PM
imageChapter Head of Satanic Temple-Santa Cruz Opposes City-Sanctioned Homeless Camp
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by Santa Cruz News
Lana Navalia, the Chapter Head of the Satanic Temple of Santa Cruz, has added her voice to the opposition of the new city-sanctioned homeless camp to be located at Lot 24 next to Depot Park in downtown Santa Cruz. On March 19, the Santa Cruz City Council voted to establish a homeless camp near Depot Park to provide services and more legal sleep options for those who will be forced to leave the Ross Homeless Camp located on the other side of the city, which is scheduled to be cleared by author...
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 5:29PM
imageFar-right attack in Christchurch must be a Call To Action!
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by Radical Women and FSP--Australian Sections
A number of far-right and openly neo-Nazi groups have been operating in Christchurch; they didn’t appear suddenly from nowhere. Published by the Australian sections of Radical Women and Freedom Socialist Party on March 21....
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 5:08PM
imageNot in Ben Dover's Backyard?
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by NIBDBY Santa Cruz
Regular watchdog readers of "Ben Dover" and his "Weekly Dump" column published by the Santa Mierda Network are acutely aware of his hateful rants levied against homeless people struggling to survive in Santa Cruz. Following Tuesday night's Santa Cruz City Council meeting, however, "Ben" went ballistic. He was reacting to council's decision to locate a new city sanctioned homeless camp downtown at Lot 24 next to Depot Park. Here's the dig for Ben: the homeless camp, once established, will be d...
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:17PM
calendarAsk Mission Station Police about why using force much more than any other station. by Toby
630 Valencia Street. At 17th Police Station...
Event Date: Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 1:11PM
calendarNorma Rae, KPFA Movie Matinee by KPFA, New Parkway Theater, Oakland
The New Parkway Theater 2474 24th St, Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:05AM
imageEcuador Elections to Test President Moreno and Governing Party Following Split
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by Jonathan Nack
Lenin Moreno, President of Ecuador Source: es.wikipedia.org The election also comes midway through President Moreno's four year term, and will be seen as a measure of his popularity. Opinion polls published this month showed Moreno's approval rating has plummeted, continuing a year long decline....
Posted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:07AM
textTrump signs an executive order to protect hate speech by Lynda Carson
Under the guise of promoting free speech, earlier today President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order to protect hate speech at our Universities and Colleges being promoted by right-wing pigs who want to make it unlawful for students to fight back against neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan, white supremacists, and the hate speech movement being promoted on campuses across the nation!...
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:47PM
calendarWriters With Drinks featuring Michelle Cruz Gonzales and Peng Shepherd
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by Charlie Jane Anders
The Make Out Room, 3225 22nd St...
Event Date: Sat Apr 13, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:11PM
calendarMarch for Our Lives: Rally for Change 2019 in San Jose
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by March for Our Lives San Jose
Arena Green (outside SAP Center) @ Guadalupe River Park W. Santa Clara Street / N. Autumn St. / W. St. John Street, Downtown San Jose 95110...
Event Date: Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:30AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:14PM
calendarPan African Heritage at 2019 Early California Days
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Elk Grove Regional Park Pavilion 9950 Elk Grove Florin Rd Elk Grove, CA 95624...
Event Date: Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:49PM
calendarMedicare for All by Liduina M Van Nes, UUSF Forum
UUSF, 1187 Franklin Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 5:09PM
calendarProp 13: why the Left will likely never change it: The Walking Tour by David Giesen
American Youth Hostel 312 Mason St. San Francisco (meet in the lobby)...
Event Date: Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:59PM
calendarWhat would a progressive US trade policy look like?
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by James L Cowan
Park Branch Public Library Community Room 1833 Page Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:57PM
calendarEarth Day of Action 2019: EcoFest Celebration & Volunteer Cleanups North Peninsula
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by Pacific Beach Coalition
Beach cleanups volunteering: various locations from Half moon Bay to Pacifica (use link to find a site in your area) EcoFest Celebration: Linda Mar/Pacfica State Beach, 5000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacifica 94044...
Event Date: Sat Apr 27, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:25PM
textReinventing Beto: How a GOP Accessory Became a Top Democratic Contender for President by Norman Solomon
There’s an ominous underside to the flashy hype about Beto O’Rourke....
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:50PM
calendar2019 Art & Writing Challenge & Youth Activist Grant by Mt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center
Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center at Our Savior's Lutheran 1035 Carol Lane Lafayette, CA 94549...
Event Date: Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:42PM
calendarTrailblazer: A Conversation with Pioneering Journalist Dorothy Gilliam by Maynard Institute for Journalism Education
Kapor Center 2148 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Mar 30, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:41PM