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image Rosa Parks Day in California 480_untitled__311_.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
The California Department of Education, Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resource Division, will need to revise what is being taught throughout the State of California, as we share the 18th Annual, Rosa Parks Day in California with the world....
Posted: Sat Feb 3, 2018 7:26PM
text Analysis: Trump Offshore Plan Could Cause More Than 5,000 Oil Spills by Center for Biological Diversity
More Than 34 Million Gallons Could Be Dumped Along America's Coasts...
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 9:58PM
text Marin County Passes Resolution Opposing Offshore Drilling, Joining 25 Other California Communities by Center for Biological Diversity
Trump Plan to Expand Offshore Leasing Meets Strong Resistance in California...
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 9:50PM
text California Draft Elk Management Plan Lacks Science, Shortchanges Conservation by Center for Biological Diversity
Plan Missing Basic Elk Population Data, Scapegoats Wolves...
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 9:45PM
image Western Monarch Butterflies Continue to Decline 480_monarch_butterfly_xerces_society_stephanie_mcknight_1.jpg by The Xerces Society
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
image Tribal members and fishermen slam Trump's increased water exports plan 480_group_shot_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“A couple of nuts are not worth destroying our rivers,” Dania Colegrove, Hoopa Valley Tribal Member, emphasized, referring to the almonds, pistachios and other nuts grown by corporate agribusiness on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley with Trinity River water. “We oppose the taking of any more water from the Trinity.  They can’t keep taking water from our river.” ...
Posted: Thu Feb 1, 2018 7:16PM
text Last of California's nuclear power plants is on its way out by Michael Steinberg
Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the decline and fall of the nuclear power industry in the US and beyond, and highlights the efforts of those who are working for a nuclear free future. Here is out January 2018 report:...
Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:35PM
calendar Film Screening and Discussion of The Rape of Recy Taylor 480_the_rape_of_recy_taylor_1.jpg by Felicia Horowitz
GLIDE Sanctuary 330 Ellis San Francisco, CA 94102 (enter on Taylor)...
Event Date: Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:30AM
Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:59AM
image Redadas de ICE: Conoce tus derechos si ICE te confronta ice_arrest_1-aclu.jpg by ACLU-NC
Dadas las recientes amenazas de redadas de ICE a gran escala, la ACLU del Norte de California quiere asegurar que conozcas tus derechos y que tengas acceso a las líneas directas de respuesta rápida de la región del norte de California....
Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:17AM
image San Francisco Women's March (editorial perspective) 480_womensmarchart_1.jpg by Tsunami Huerta
San Francisco Women's March, January 20, 2018 Saturday, an editorial perspective....
Posted: Mon Jan 29, 2018 6:56PM
image Comic Criticizes Supply and Demand for Corporate Marijuana 480_negrolegalweederasehistory.jpg by Eugenio Negro
San José writer Eugenio Negro critiques the corporatization of legal marijuana....
Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:44AM
image Big Oil praises Gov. Brown's state of the state address, activists challenge his policies 480_img_0970_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
"Jerry Brown has refused to start turning off the oil spigot as donations and lobbying dollars continue to flowfrom Big Oil,” said Liza Tucker, Consumer Advocate for Consumer Watchdog. “It’s time for his actions to match his words decrying the existential threat of climate change. Politicians should say no to money from Big Oil and Brown should say no to any new permits for Big Oil drilling and other infrastructure.”...
Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:31PM
calendar Carl Pope, Former Executive Director of the Sierra Club & Author of Climate of Hope by Georgette Gehue
Cubberley Community Theatre 4000 Middlefield Road (near Montrose & Middlefield), Palo Alto...
Event Date: Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:39PM
image California: Threats of Large Scale ICE Raids & Knowing Your Rights ice_arrest_1-aclu.jpg by ACLU-NC
Given recent threats of large scale ICE raids, the ACLU of Northern California wants to make sure you know your rights and have access to rapid response hotlines set up in the Northern California region. (see below)...
Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:15PM
image 2018 Rosa Parks Day remembering the Women's Political Council img_6713.jpg by Leamona Woodley
The State of California is poised to celebrate the 18th Annual, Rosa Parks Day by sharing the legacy of the Women's Political Council, Montgomery, Alabama. Dr. Mary Fair Burks leadership helped provided the essential structure and unsung support for Rosa Parks, long before that fateful day on December 1, 1955....
Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 4:23AM
image Court Rejects Catch Limit for California Anchovy Fishery Following Oceana Lawsuit 480_anchovies_shutterstock_evantravels_1.jpg by Earthjustice
Ruling finds Fisheries Service disregarded best available science and failed to prevent overfishing...
Posted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 2:19PM
calendar 2018 California Rosa Parks Day img_6713.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
West Steps California State Capitol Sacramento...
Event Date: Mon Feb 5, 2018 11:30AM
Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:45PM
image Jackson and Muratsuchi Reintroduce CA Bill to Halt New Federal Offshore Oil Drilling 480_4plat_offshoreca-boemopa_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
In a major conflict of interest, the same Western States Petroleum Association President who led a campaign to stop the bill last year also chaired the privately-funded Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative Blue Ribbon Task Force to create so-called “marine protected areas” in Southern California. The “marine protected areas” created under the leadership of her and other task force members with major conflicts of interest fail to protect the ocean from offshore oil drilling, fracking, ...
Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:04AM
text Toxic Oilfield Wastewater Used to Grow California Food, Including Organics by Food & Water Watch
Food & Water Watch Launches Campaign to Stop the Practice; New Video Captures Reactions Outside of Whole Foods Headquarters in Austin...
Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:01PM
calendar Protest Against Offshore Drilling at BOEM Public Hearing 480_stop_offshore_drilling_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
North Steps of the California State Capitol (1100 L St. Sacramento, CA 95814)...
Event Date: Thu Feb 8, 2018 1:30PM
Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:45PM