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calendarDr. James Taylor will speak of the Peoples Temple Movement by UUSF Forum
First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco at 1187 Franklin Street San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:33PM
calendar8th Annual Misfit Maker Factory & Creative Marketplace
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by Root Division
Root Division 1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sat Dec 8, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:57PM
textDPR Recommends Interim Restrictions on Use of Chlorpyrifos by Charlotte Fadipe
In an ongoing effort to protect human health and the environment, the California Department of Pesticide Regulation has recommended new interim restrictions on the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:10AM
calendarOakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump by Oakland Privacy
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:02AM
imageIn SF, Activists Along the Political Spectrum Protest Trump's Firing of Sessions
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by RR/photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel
On November 8 in hundreds of cities and towns across the nation, an estimated 100,000 Americans took to the streets to defend Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Trump's collusion with Russia in influencing the 2016 presidential race. In San Francisco a large crowd, from loyal Democratic Party members to participants from groups from the far left, gathered in Civic Center Plaza to be part of the national call to action. Photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel. Please cre...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:36AM
image"The Cleaners" An Interview With Film Directors Hans Bloch & Moritz Riesewieck
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by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek interviews film makers Hans Bloch & Moritz Riesewieck about their film "The Cleaners" who are hired to do the censoring on Facebook....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:12AM
imageCalifornia Fire Near Nuclear Accident Site
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by John Mecklin, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientis
The Los Angeles Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility notes that the Santa Susana Field Laboratory site is contaminated in a variety of ways: “Decades of nuclear and rocket-engine testing activity, including nuclear reactor accidents and other toxic spills and releases, have resulted in widespread contamination throughout [the lab’s] 2,850-acre facility.”...
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:55PM
imageIs shaming or outing racists online out of their job OK? Mounting pressure campaigns
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by Tim Rumford
Shaming Racists with Pressure tactics out of their job. Examples. Details recent ongoing pressure campaign on Proud Boy Member Comcast Employee who throws white power hand signals wearing his comcast jacket uses as profile pic next to his Comcast logo for employment on Facebook....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:48PM
imageThousands of Prisoner Firefighters Combating Wildfires in California Today
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by Dave Id
Among those brave enough to combat fires by taking on such dangerous duties as creating containment lines in hot zones are thousands of people enslaved by the prison industrial complex. For instance, two hundred are involved with fighting the ongoing Camp Fire. The California Department of Corrections seems proud that this past summer 58 of them were kids....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:45PM
calendarAnti-Imperial Open House w/ ABSC
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by Anakbayan Santa Cruz
Cowell Ranch Hay Barn UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:00PM
calendarTransgender Day of Remembrance Vigil
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by Diversity Center Transgender Program
Santa Cruz Town Clock Water St. & Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:49PM
calendarPlanning for the Caminata - Donation Drop Off
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by Cosecha Santa Cruz
816 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:39PM
imageCalifornia Dungeness Crab Season Opens, Endangering Whales, Sea Turtles
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Thursday’s opening of California’s commercial Dungeness crab season is clouded by the outbreak of a powerful neurotoxin and continuing concerns about the fishery entangling endangered whales and sea turtles. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that the Nov. 15 season opener will not include areas north of Bodega Head because of high levels of domoic acid found in crabs there....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:18PM
calendarUhuru MLK Day Event and Volunteer Project
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by Stephanie Midler
Akwaaba Hall at the Uhuru House, 7911 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94605...
Event Date: Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:06PM
calendarPalestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar -- Free! by Middle East Children's Alliance
Middle East Children's Alliance 1101 8th Street Berkeley, CA 94710...
Event Date: Sun Dec 9, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:48PM
calendarPalestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar by Middle East Children's Alliance
Middle East Children's Alliance 1101 8th Street Berkeley, CA 94710...
Event Date: Sat Dec 8, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:47PM
calendarVoices from the Resistance: A Conversation with Angela Davis by Brava Theater Center
Brava Theater Center 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:42PM
calendarImprisoning A Generation, Film Screening by Middle East Children's Alliance
Berkeley City College 2050 Center Street Berkeley, CA 94704...
Event Date: Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:42PM
calendarRoy Zimmerman at Devil Mountain Coffee House by Devil Mountain Coffee House
Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church 55 Eckley Lane Walnut Creek, CA 94596...
Event Date: Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:41PM
textPresident Trump: Hurricane Relief Should Not Pay Puerto Rico Debt by Kate Zeller
According to a report from Axios, President Trump told advisers that additional hurricane relief monies should not be sent to Puerto Rico as the monies could be used to pay the island's debt....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:52PM