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textThe Prehistoric Huchiun Band of the Native Ohlone at Garrity Creek & Along San Pablo Bay by Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney
An Examination of the Prehistoric Huchiun band of the Native Ohlone at Garrity Creek & the surrounding area of San Pablo Bay...
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 7:16PM
textThe Shortwave Report 08/08/14 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, The Voice Of Russia, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and NHK World Radio Japan....
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 6:06PM
imageDelta tunnel opponents ask Brown to release water bond language
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by Dan Bacher
“Governor Brown is using the bully pulpit of his office to insist that his bond proposal is tunnel neutral,” said RTD Executive Director Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, "However, with $700 million marked for statewide water related habitat, flows, and water quality in watersheds, Restore the Delta questions if these funds will be used to create the water fund account needed to make the Delta tunnels project operational.” Photo of Jerry Brown courtesy of Restore the Delta....
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 6:04PM
calendarBulb Lovers Tablin Petition,Chalking,Bulb LoversThey Just Might Paint the Whole Bulb Grey
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by orion
1 buchanan st albany cal. By Stone Structure called Keyhole which has been painted grey by the authorities and the benchs that have a veiw of the golden gate bridge...
Event Date: Sat Aug 9, 2014 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 2:35PM
documentFeds Urged to Suspend Grand Canyon Uranium Mine to Protect Water, Wildlife and People
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by Center for Biological Diversity
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.— Conservation groups have sent a letter (see PDF) urging federal regulators to suspend operations at a uranium mine near the Grand Canyon, where millions of gallons of uranium-laced groundwater threaten people and wildlife. Records from the U.S. Geological Survey show that the contaminated groundwater — 80 times the limit set to protect public health and the environment — have inundated the Pinenut uranium mine immediately north of Grand Canyon National Park....
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 2:07PM
imageNorthern California's Clear Lake Hitch Protected as Threatened Species
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN DIEGO— The California Fish and Game Commission has designated the Clear Lake hitch — a large minnow found only in Northern California’s Clear Lake and its tributaries — as a threatened species under California’s state Endangered Species Act. The decision came after the commission heard testimony Wednesday from conservationists and Pomo Indian Tribes around Clear Lake that the fish’s spawning runs in 2013 and 2014 were the worst in recorded history. Hitch are threatened by excessive water ...
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 2:02PM
calendarSUSTAIN Farm Supper
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by Naomi Brauner
Homeless Garden Project Farm - Shaffer Road at Delaware Ave. Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Sat Aug 23, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 12:52PM
imageFarm Suppers Benefit Homeless Garden Project
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by Naomi Brauner
Homeless Garden Project’s biggest fundraising events of the year—two farm suppers, on Saturday August 23 and September 27, which will raise funds to support job-training programs for local homeless people....
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 12:45PM
textIsraeli trap by Ted Rudow III, MA
Because Israel will never willingly withdraw from the Israeli-occupied the Palestinians territories and has said flatly she will never give up Jerusalem, and because the Palestinians have said they will never be satisfied with anything short of an Israeli withdrawal from the Palestinians territories, including and particularly Jerusalem, nothing less than forced intervention by one of the superpowers can solve the situation....
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 11:47AM
calendarAIM leader Dennis Banks presents film "A Good Day to Die"
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by ANSWER Coalition
2969 Mission St. at 26th St. near 24th St.; #14, 49 MUNI...
Event Date: Fri Aug 22, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 10:16AM
calendarHenry George Eat-Up by David Giesen
Notable House 189 Ellsworth St. SF, CA 94110...
Event Date: Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 9:23AM
calendarProtest Staples Post Offices with APWU! by Susan Hammer
Staples, Downtown Berkeley, across from Pegasus bookstore. Shattuck & Durant, Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Sat Aug 9, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Aug 7, 2014 7:00AM
textStop Prop E, SF's Soda Tax Slush Fund by Obese SF Voter
The soda tax slush fund is now on San Francisco’s November 2014 ballot as Proposition E. This regressive tax on a wide variety of beverages raising their cost by 2 cents per ounce or 40 cents per bottle or 3 dollars per 12 pack is a tax on the distributor of beverages which will definitely be passed on to the consumer, most of whom are the workingclass who the Board of Supervisors, all Democrats, is claiming to help, they are promoting this tax on the workingclass by scapegoating obese peopl...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 10:09PM
imageMalware creator exposed, lessons learned, leaked docs
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by IndyRadio
Hackers claim a 40GB trove of documents from supplier of surveillance technology to government agencies, and lessons are learned about how to protect our privacy....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 9:29PM
imageDemonstration Organized for Palestine 8/6/2014
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by Peter Maiden
A smaller group of protesters met at the Federal Building at 7th and Mission in San Francisco calling on Senator Nancy Pelosi to change her actions towards Gaza and all of Palestine....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 8:26PM
textACLU Santa Cruz County Adopts Landmark Statement of Principle by ACLU Santa Cruz
ACLU Board Supports Camping Ban Moratorium...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 8:02PM
calendarTounkara/Fresno Drum & Communication Circle by Yvonne-Cher Skye
Love Song Community Outreach Christian Reformed Church 263 N Cedar Ave, Fresno, California 93702...
Event Date: Sat Aug 9, 2014 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 7:29PM
imageRevolutionary Poets Speakout With LaborFest On July 12, 2014
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by Revolutionary Poets Brigade
Revolutionary Poets Speakout With LaborFest On July 12, 2014 in San Francisco...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 7:19PM
imageSanta Cruz Activists Continue Die-ins to Protest Atrocities in Gaza
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by Alex Darocy
On August 4, activists in downtown Santa Cruz staged a second die-in as part of their ongoing protest of Israel's attacks on Gaza. The demonstrations have been organized by a coalition of community members and local anti-war organizations, including the Palestine-Israel Action Committee and Jewish Voice for Peace Santa Cruz. An announcement described the demonstration as a chance to speak out against, "Genocide, Apartheid, Colonialism, Ethnic Cleansing, and U.S/Israel Imperialism." A third di...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 5:14PM
documentLand Trust Protects More Sandhills Land; Scotts Valley Preserve Will Be 204 Acres
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by via Land Trust of Santa Cruz County
In its ongoing campaign to protect the threatened Sandhills, the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County yesterday purchased 15 acres near Mount Hermon Road and Lockhart Gulch Road in Scotts Valley, forever preventing development that would threaten the rare plants and animals that live there. These 15 acres will be added to the Land Trust’s adjacent 189-acre Morgan Sandhills property....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 4:49PM