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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
textRecent Israeli, Palestinian Crisis Must Be ‘The Last Time’ by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the General Assembly on the situation in Gaza, in New York, 6 August:...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 4:24PM
textFresno Cannabis Association opposes Senate Bill 1262 by Bud Green
Senate Bill 1262 would institutionalize a chaotic and ever-changing patchwork of “wet” and “dry” cities and counties, leaving medical cannabis patients in Fresno and much of the Central Valley with no safe access to medical cannabis....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 3:02PM
image38 Palestinians Kidnapped in Jerusalem and West Bank
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by IMEMC
At least 38 Palestinians across the West Bank and Jerusalem have been abducted by Israeli forces, on Tuesday, while several others were summoned for interrogation, according to reports by local and security sources....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 2:08PM
imageSettlers Smash Doors Of Palestinian Stores In Hebron’s Old City
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by IMEMC
A number of fanatic Israeli settlers invaded, on Wednesday at noon, the “Gold Market” area, under full Israeli security and military control, in the Old City of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, smashed and removed the doors of various stores....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 2:02PM
calendarU.S. Torture and Hedge Funds by steve lerman
Stream or download at http://greatspeechesandinterviews.blogspot.com/ Broadcast at Access Sacramento, Sundays 6-8pm PDT at http://www.live365.com/stations/accesssacramento?site=pro...
Event Date: Sun Aug 10, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 2:01PM
imageGaza Calling: All out on Saturday 9 August Day of Rage - Boycott Disinvestment Sanctions
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by Boycott Israel Apartheid & Massacre
http://www.bdsmovement.net/2014/gaza-calling-all-out-on-saturday-9-august-day-of-rage-12423 Make boycotts, divestments and sanctions the main message at every protest around the world. Take banners and placards calling for sanction on Israel to every protest. Tweet them using the hashtag #GazaDayofRage. Email us your pictures and action details to GazaDayofRage@gmail.com. While news of all the mass protests outside Israel’s embassies around the world have given us hope, after weeks of pro...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 11:55AM
imageStop The Israeli Massacre In Gaza-Full Support For Labor Community Mass Picket At Zim Line
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by Transport Workers Solidarity Committee
The Transport Workers Solidarity Committee TWSC has called for an international blockade of all Zim shipping line operations. It supports the action at the Port of Oakland on August 16 and is organizing for similar action at the Ports Of Los Angeles and Seattle when the Zim Line ships arrives. Also South African COSATU and the Palestinian trade unions have called for an international labor blockade of all Israeli shipping and transportation....
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 11:33AM
imageIf Israel Occupied France What Would It Look Like? How About America? 47' 67" 2014 Images
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by Stop Stealing Land Israel
Imaginative visual bring it home...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 11:22AM
imageAs Calls for Israeli Boycott Grow Video Shows French Activists in Action
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by End Apartheid
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=927540573938523...
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 11:12AM
calendarListen to the Children Pray: Lifting Prayer for the Migrant Children at the Border -7th St
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San Francisco Federal Building 90 Seventh St San Francisco, California 94103 Website http://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/139031...
Event Date: Thu Aug 7, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 10:24AM
calendarCandlelight Vigil for Gaza
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Show Map Union Square, San Francisco 333 Post St, San Francisco, California 94102...
Event Date: Thu Aug 7, 2014 7:30PM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 10:01AM
calendarThe Fight for Fifteen: Minimum Wage Increase Organizing Status, Strategy and Tactics
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Niebyl-Proctor Library 6501 Telegraph Ave. at 65th in North Oakland DIRECTIONS: One block north of Alcatraz on the West side of Telegraph, wheelchair accessible. Buses pass by regularly. Ashby BART is approximately 7 blocks away....
Event Date: Sun Aug 10, 2014 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 9:02AM
calendar"The Golden Rule" housing justice walking tour by David Giesen
American Youth Hostel 312 Mason Street San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Aug 9, 2014 9:30AM
Posted: Wed Aug 6, 2014 8:18AM
textMayor Robinson Still Refuses Transparency, Won't Reveal Appointments, Public Appearances by Robert Norse
Santa Cruz Mayor Lynn Robinson refuses to reveal the history of her meetings with lobbyists, her appointment book, or announcements of her upcoming public appearances. This is not unusual, however contrary to the public interest, as most mayors have done the same (with the exception of former Mayor Don Lane). Robinson was initially asked to come clean and public last March, but declined to respond. Three days after the request I was arrested at City Council for "unattended" audio recording...
Posted: Tue Aug 5, 2014 11:14PM
calendar2014 San Francisco Writing for Change by Mike Larsen
Unitarian Universalist Center 1187 Franklin (at Geary) San Francisco, CA 94109-6813 http://www.uusf.org/...
Event Date: Sat Sep 6, 2014 8:00AM
Posted: Tue Aug 5, 2014 5:20PM