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textLaw Enforcement Related Deaths in Sonoma County by Peter Phillips
Newspaper accounts report over 1,500 people die annually in the US in law enforcement related deaths. These are all deaths in the presence of law enforcement personnel both on the street and in local jails. It is reasonable to assume that some portion of these deaths is attributable to officer mistakes, over- reactions, or deliberate acts resulting in death....
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 2:01PM
textPolitical Prisoners in America and Israel by Stephen Lendman
police state...
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 12:39PM
imagePresident Obama, Please Stop Your Drone Strikes for the Holidays!
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by CongressHasNotDeclaredWAR
U.S. Drone Strikes continue to kill children in low income foreign neighborhoods....
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 11:35AM
calendarFrom Staten Island to Alameda Island
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by Rasheed Shabazz
Alameda City Hall. 2263 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501 Action at 5:30 PM Staging at 5PM...
Event Date: Sat Dec 6, 2014 5:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 11:27AM
textRisking Possible Bloodbath in Palestine by Stephen Lendman
Israel...
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 6:56AM
textUkraine: Fascist Dictatorship Masquerading As Democracy by Stephen Lendman
Ukraine...
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 3:21AM
textProtesters Shut Down Market Street—Again by Michael Steinberg
For the 4th time since last Friday, people protesting killer cops who got away with murdering African American men shut down Market Street in downtown San Francisco....
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 1:05AM
documentEscalating Protest Against Institutionalized Police Bullying on the Horizon?
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by Robert Norse
I see rising national outrage against police, prosecutors, and politicians for the entrched system of callous class and vicious racial warfare. Will this find local expression in demands for profound change here in Santa Cruz? HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) will be serving Shout-Out Soup at Tuesday's afternoon City Council meeting opposing the "Stamp-Out-the-Homeless" Stay-Away Orders. I'm also suggesting some ideas for a overturning the current SCPD system that covers up c...
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 12:33AM
calendarAndy Weir and Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz at Writers With Drinks
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by Charlie Anders
The Make Out Room, 3225 22nd. St....
Event Date: Sat Dec 13, 2014 7:30PM
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 12:17AM
imageNurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Ready to Strike to Stop Erosion in Patient Care
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by via California Nurses Association
Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital (SVMH) authorized a strike, if necessary, to protest management's refusal to address issues that are fundamental to quality patient care at the facility and answer basic questions regarding their proposed restructuring plan. (Photo: Nurses attending the SVMH Board meeting in August.)...
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 11:13PM
calendarJewish Youth for Community Action Info Session! by jyca.benjamin@gmail.com
Congregation Netivot Shalom 1316 University Ave Berkeley, CA 94702...
Event Date: Sun Dec 14, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 10:31PM
calendarFilm--American Empire: An Act of Collective Madness by sacpeace
909 12th Street, Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue Dec 30, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 9:26PM
calendarEmergency Meeting to Plan a Week of Intensified Struggle Against Police Murder by Stop Mass Incarceration Network
St. Columba Catholic Church 6401 San Pablo Ave (@ Alcatraz), Oakland...
Event Date: Sun Dec 7, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 9:06PM
textPlans Halted for Widening Highway Through Ancient Redwoods in Richardson Grove State Park by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— After years of opposition, Caltrans has rescinded its approvals for a controversial highway-widening project that would endanger ancient redwood trees in Richardson Grove State Park, along Highway 101 in Humboldt County. Conservation groups and local residents this week dismissed a lawsuit they filed in federal court in July in exchange for Caltrans abandoning the project approvals and agreeing to restart the environmental review if the agency pursues the project. Caltrans has ...
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 8:22PM
calendarJustice for Anthony "Skeet" Skeaton killed in custody by police by gg
PLACER COUNTY SUPERIOR COURTHOUSE 101 MAPLE STREET AUBURN, CA 95603...
Event Date: Sat Dec 6, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 8:21PM
calendarPDA-SF Public Forum and Celebration: An Evening with Tom Ammiano
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by Tom Gallagher
Unitarian-Universalist Center, Chapel 1187 Franklin Street San Francisco, California 94109...
Event Date: Thu Dec 11, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 7:03PM
calendarCannabis Advocates Alliance meeting
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by
Louden Nelson Community Center, room #5 301 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 6:15PM
documentConservation groups call on Feinstein to oppose Valadao drought bill
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by Dan Bacher
"We urge a no vote on H.R. 5781, to avoid Congress micromanaging water usage and allocation in California," EWC Co-Facilitators Conner Everts and David Nesmith wrote. "Before allowing disruption of California’s 150-year old water rights system and major federal environmental protection laws, EWC wants Congress to undertake careful deliberation over H.R. 5781 by both houses."...
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 5:21PM
calendarFORUM: 30th Anniversary '84 Anti-Apartheid Longshore Boycott
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by Richard Chen
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 7pm La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, California 94705 (two blocks from Ashby BART)...
Event Date: Sat Dec 13, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 4:42PM
calendarUCSC Walkout to Fight Tuition Hikes by Lori
Walkout of classes, meet in Quarry Plaza...
Event Date: Mon Dec 8, 2014 12:45PM
Posted: Fri Dec 5, 2014 3:00PM