Central Valley
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imagePan African Global Trade and Investment Week - Food and Fashion
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Join our regional celebration of Pan African food and fashion that has long been associated with traditional Pan African Agriculture industries....
Posted: Tue Sep 3, 2019 4:41PM
imageKearns & West Announces More Public Meetings on Delta Tunnel Amendment Negotiations
by Dan Bacher
The  Delta Tunnel that Governor Gavin Newsom, San Joaquin Valley agribusiness interests and the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California support is likely to hasten the extinction of Delta smelt (if they don’t become extinct in the wild before then) longfin smelt, winter-run Chinook salmon, spring-run Chinook salmon, Central Valley steelhead, green sturgeon and other species....
Posted: Mon Sep 2, 2019 4:20PM
image2019 Folsom Community Service Day ~ 170th Anniversary of the Gold Rush Town, Negro Bar, CA
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Together, we are poised for a special 170th Anniversary of Negro Bar, Sacramento County by utilizing both private and public resources to forever preserve and interpret our unique contributions to the forward flow of humanity....
Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:05PM
imageSalmon fishermen blast Trump administration's war on science
by Dan Bacher
Reacting to the news that Southern Resident Killer Whales are included in the list of species that would be jeopardized by the Department of the Interior plan, Noah Oppenheim, Executive Director of the Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations (PCFFA), concluded: “We must produce more salmon, not less, for Southern Resident Killer Whales’ dietary needs. The Department of the Interior is content to put fewer fish in the ocean, starving orcas and fishermen alike, but we are not co...
Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2019 12:21PM
imageCalifornia regulators continue to allow oil field wastewater injection into aquifers
by Dan Bacher
The continued injection of oil wastewater into aquifers is no surprise to environmental justice advocates, since the capture of California regulators by the Western States Petroleum Association and oil and gas companies continues under the Gavin Newsom administration....
Posted: Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:58AM
calendarExpanding California Pan African Trade Informational Hearing
by Michael Harris
California State Capitol Room 126 Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:19AM
imageInaugral Teff Day helps prepare for California Addis Ababa Sister State
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
“California Grown” Teff Field Trials - A Taste of Africa at UC Davis will showcase the global commercial opportunity of our ancient super grain of antiquity....
Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:50PM
imageAll Out to #DefendModesto From White Nationalist "Straight Pride" Event
by #Defend209
All out to #DefendModesto from the white nationalist "Straight Pride" rally being organized on August 24th in Modesto, California. While the City has denied a permit due to lack of insurance, bigots are still planning to mobilize!...
Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:44AM
calendarRally & March Against Gun Violence at CA State Capitol (Sacramento)
by Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
Sacramento: California State Capitol-South Steps (between L Street, N Street to the south, 10th Street, & 15th Street)...
Event Date: Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:00AM
imageSalmon advocates slam Trump rules slashing Endangered Species Act protections
by Dan Bacher
"Here in California we're likely to see salmon, sturgeon, steelhead trout, wolves, wolverines, kit fox and many others all slide towards extinction as a result of today's action by the Trump White House,” said John McManus, Executive Director of the Golden Gate Salmon Association....
Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:22AM
calendarSolidarity Vigil: Sacramento United Against Gun Violence & Racism
by Poor People's Campaign & others
California State Capitol-West Steps, 1315 10th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814...
Event Date: Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:44PM
calendarClimate Strike: Youth Strike at State Capitol in Sacramento
by Fridays For Future Sacramento
California State Capitol Museum, West Steps, 1315 10th Street, Sacramento 95814...
Event Date: Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 9, 2019 9:43PM
calendar400 Year of Return Presentation
by Michael Harris
California State Capitol Room 126...
Event Date: Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 9, 2019 4:27PM
documentTulare County Agrees to Curb Air Pollution From Industrial Dairies
by Center for Biological Diversity
Livestock Produces 55 Percent of State’s Methane Emissions...
Posted: Fri Aug 9, 2019 2:35PM
imageWinnemem Wintu Chief Asks Delta Tunnel Amendment Negotiators: When Will Tribal Water Right
by Dan Bacher
“Our belief is that Mother Earth made the Delta the way it is because it is a fully functional and perfect system," said Caleen Sisk, Chief of the Winnemem Wintu Tribe. "By digging the Delta up, we don’t know how it will end up. You don’t want to ruin a perfect system for an imperfect project. You can’t negotiate a perfect system. Once we dig up the Delta, you can’t return it to its natural state."...
Posted: Wed Aug 7, 2019 9:06AM
calendar2019 Stockton Pride Festival
by Stockton Pride
Weber Point Events Center 221 North Center Street, Stockton, California 95202...
Event Date: Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Aug 6, 2019 4:43PM
imageInaugural International Teff Super Grain Day
by Michael Harris
Everyone is invited to celebrate International Teff Super Grain Day with us or at an Ethiopian Restaurant in your community....
Posted: Tue Aug 6, 2019 10:24AM
imageCourt halts Westlands Water District's participation in Shasta Dam raise plan
by Dan Bacher
Attorney General Becerra filed the lawsuit on May 13, 2019 to block Westlands from taking an unlawful action to assist in the planning and construction of a project to raise the height of the Shasta Dam, a project that is strongly opposed by the Winnemem Wintu Tribe, fishing groups and environmental organizations....
Posted: Fri Aug 2, 2019 4:33PM
imageList of Northern California Restaurants with Shark Fins on the Menu
by Ban Shark Fin Sales!
As Shark Week continues, restaurants across the nation are contributing to the rapid decline in shark species by serving up soup made from shark fins, despite bans in 12 states and counting. According to an online database maintained by the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), nearly 200 restaurants across the country continue to offer shark fin products, including shark fin soup, a traditionally expensive East Asian dish associated with banquets and celebrations. Dozens of these restaurants are v...
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:02PM
calendarCounter Protest Against Straight Pride Event in Modesto
Enslen Park, W. MORRIS Ave, Modesto 95354...
Event Date: Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:06PM