Coonerty Appointee Bullies County Health Officer
Damon Bruder, Santa Cruz County Supervisor Ryan Coonerty's appointee to the County's Syringe Services Program (SSP) Advisory Commission, has made harassing and bullying statements on social media directed at Rachel McCullough-Sanden, an Epidemiologist and HIV Surveillance Coordinator at the County Health Services Agency (HSA). On February 14, a disparaging screen capture of McCullough-Sanden taken from video of a Board of Supervisors meeting was posted to the Santa Cruz, CA: Keepin' It Real F...
Posted: Thu, Feb 27, 2020 10:48am PST
WAMM Phytotherapies to Provide Free Cannabis to Patients
WAMM Phytotherapies and KindPeoples to Provide Free Cannabis to Eligible Patients...
Event Date: Sun, Mar 1, 2020 12:00pm PST
Posted: Tue, Feb 25, 2020 8:57pm PST
Santa Cruz Psychedelic Society Meeting
Resource Center for Non-Violence 612 Ocean St. Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed, Feb 26, 2020 7:00pm PST
Posted: Tue, Feb 25, 2020 8:50pm PST
Needles and Tasers: City of Santa Cruz Public Safety Committee Meeting
Santa Cruz City Council Chambers 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Thu, Jan 23, 2020 5:30pm PST
Posted: Tue, Jan 21, 2020 7:35pm PST
Cannabis Prisoners' National Fast Day
Within and Beyond the Prison Walls...
Event Date: Sun, Feb 2, 2020 7:00am PST
Posted: Sun, Jan 5, 2020 6:56pm PST
Narcan Training and Panel Discussion
GLIDE’s Freedom Hall, 330 Ellis Street (at Taylor), San Francisco...
Event Date: Mon, Oct 28, 2019 5:30pm PDT
Posted: Fri, Oct 25, 2019 4:35pm PDT
Mediation Won't End Class War
Santa Cruz City Manager Martin Bernal knows who he works for and it isn’t the residence of the city. Our city like most in the US is controlled by property speculators and transnational corporations. This is a nationwide deliberate war against those forced to live outside. A war against the poor....
Posted: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 12:36pm PDT
NUHW members strike Janus of Santa Cruz
NUHW members at Janus of Santa Cruz held their first-ever strike on Thursday, September 26, after management imposed a first contract that did not remedy poverty wages that has forced many workers to find new jobs....
Posted: Sun, Oct 6, 2019 11:07am PDT
STRIKE at Janus of Santa Cruz
200 7th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062...
Event Date: Thu, Sep 26, 2019 6:00am PDT
Posted: Tue, Sep 24, 2019 1:30pm PDT
Support Harm Reduction at City Council
Council Chambers, 809 Center St, Santa Cruz,...
Event Date: Tue, Sep 24, 2019 5:00pm PDT
Posted: Sun, Sep 22, 2019 1:06pm PDT
Support Janus Workers at the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors
701 Ocean Street, Room 500, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue, Sep 10, 2019 9:00am PDT
Posted: Fri, Sep 6, 2019 11:22pm PDT
The New War Against the Homeless
Political recalls and the campaign to dehumanize those who live without housing....
Posted: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 9:18am PDT
Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County: July Meeting
Santa Cruz Downtown Library - Upstairs Meeting Room 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed, Jul 10, 2019 6:00pm PDT
Posted: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 4:02pm PDT
Support Syringe Services: Board of Supervisors Meeting
701 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 1:30pm PDT
Posted: Sat, Jun 1, 2019 6:21pm PDT
Join Us on the Picket Line: Janus of Santa Cruz
200 7th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Thu, May 30, 2019 2:00pm PDT
Posted: Sat, May 25, 2019 4:44pm PDT
Santa Cruz Drug Rehabilitation Workers Take Center Stage at Film Festival
As Santa Cruz grapples with a drug addiction crisis, frontline caregivers at the county’s largest addiction treatment provider are struggling to survive on poverty wages....
Posted: Sat, May 25, 2019 4:35pm PDT
Inmate Dies at Rountree Rehabilitation and Re-Entry Facility in Watsonville
According to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, 35-year-old inmate Carlos Bolanos was found dead at 5:30 am today in the Rehabilitation and Re-entry Facility located at the Rountree Lane Sheriff’s Detention Facilities in Watsonville. Carlos was in custody at the Rehabilitation and Re-Entry facility since December of 2018....
Posted: Mon, May 20, 2019 8:38pm PDT
The People’s Dispensary Fresno Cannabis Town Hall
The Cannabis Town Hall was held at the First Congregational Church in Fresno on May 6, offering perspectives on jobs in the marijuana business, especially for people of color whose communities bore the brunt of the Drug War and who have trouble finding a living wage....
Posted: Mon, May 6, 2019 11:41pm PDT
I Grew Up in the Opiate Overdose Capital of America
Op-ed about the current treatment system for addiction in the U.S. and ideas about means that might be more effective- from the standpoint of a sober addict....
Posted: Fri, Apr 26, 2019 4:13pm PDT
A Violent Element
An op-ed regarding how lead exposure at a young age can lead to violent tendencies and characteristics....
Posted: Wed, Apr 24, 2019 4:21pm PDT