New Law Provides Disaster Relief and Medicaid Funds for Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands
As the Sun rose over the Capitol, Congress voted for a bipartisan spending package to end a brief government shutdown....
Posted: Fri Feb 9, 2018 8:17AM
Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands Disaster Relief Hangs on Senate Negotiations
Senate leaders say they are close to a budget deal to avert a government shutdown....
Posted: Wed Feb 7, 2018 7:55AM
Western Monarch Butterflies Continue to Decline
Annual census of monarchs overwintering on the California coast reveals the lowest number of butterflies in recent years....
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 9:36PM
Government Shutdown Solutions Could Leave Out Disaster Aid for Puerto Rico
As the Senate and White House struggle to avert a government shutdown, US disaster victims from Puerto Rico to Texas worry a deal on relief and recovery aid will continue to be delayed....
Posted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:58AM
Ptrotest electoral fraud in Honduras
24th and Mission Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 9:52PM
Rally to Save Temporary Protected Status for Immigrants
Federal Building on 7th Street (btw Market and Mission)...
Event Date: Fri Jan 5, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:04PM
Protest Electoral Fraud in Honduras
24th and Mission Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Dec 15, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:11PM
2969 Mission Street near 25th St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 9, 2017 9:15PM
CISPES End of Year Celebration
2940 16th Street (between Mission and S. Van Ness)...
Event Date: Sat Dec 16, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 9, 2017 9:04PM
Archbishop and Evangelical Leader Tell Congress to Protect Puerto Rico in Tax Plans
As the Senate and House tax plans head to conference committee to reconcile tax plan differences, major religious leaders from Puerto Rico are asking Congress to protect the island from new proposed taxes....
Posted: Fri Dec 8, 2017 9:50AM
Rally to protest electoral fraud in Honduras
24th and Mission Street. San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Dec 1, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 8:16AM
The Chiapas Support Committee presents direct from Oaxaca
Omni Commons | 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Dec 2, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:21PM
Indigenous Autonomy: Convivial Tools Building a Common Roof
MOSAIC Cross Cultural Center (San Jose State University student union)...
Event Date: Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:41AM
LA Binational Conference To Cancel NAFTA and Unite Workers Of Mexico and the US
California State University-Dominguez Hills, Loker Student Union, 3rd Floor, 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA]...
Event Date: Sat Dec 2, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 4:14AM
Liberated Lens film night & fundraiser for Puerto Rico: "TAINO DACA (I AM)"
Omni Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland 94609...
Event Date: Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:44PM
Support the farmworkers' union in Baja California
Every box of strawberries from the San Quintín Valley sold in US supermarkets represents the blood and sweat of poor, indigenous migrant farmworkers earning "hunger wages" under repressive conditions....
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 4:47PM
El Salvador: Resisting the Right Wing Offensive
San Francisco Labor Council - 1188 Franklin Street (near Geary) room 203...
Event Date: Thu Nov 2, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:39PM
Resisting the Right-Wing Offensive in El Salvador: Lessons from Popular Resistance Movements
Mission Campus, City College at 1125 Valencia (near 22nd St.) in room 107...
Event Date: Wed Nov 1, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:22AM
KPFA WorkWeek Radio On Puerto Rico Labor Action By US Unionists And Jones Act
WorkWeek radio looks at the role of the NNU-CNA nurses to support healthcare efforts in Puerto Rico and what the conditions are for the people. WorkWeek also looks at the role of the Jones Act and how it is affecting Puerto Rico....
Posted: Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:11AM
Updates From Puerto Rico: in conversation with Jorge Díaz Ortiz (audio/x-wav 313.3mb)
Puerto Rican artist and organizer Jorge Díaz Ortiz phoned in from San Juan to update WTUL News & Views on the devastation brought to the island by Hurricane Maria and decades of colonialism. Tina Orlandini, Development Coordinator for the community arts and organizing collective AgitArte (of which Jorge is the Artistic Director), keeps us updated on how to plug into relief efforts and show up for Puerto Rico in New Orleans....
Posted: Wed Oct 4, 2017 1:37PM