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calendarKPFA Town Hall in East Oakland by
EASTSIDE ARTS ALLIANCE 2277 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94606...
Event Date: Sat Jun 21, 2014 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 5:02PM
calendarKPFA Town Hall in West Oakland by
LIBERTY HALL/JUBILEE MARCUS GARVEY BLDG 1485 8th St. Oakland, CA 94607 (at Chester)...
Event Date: Sat May 17, 2014 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 5:00PM
imageHuman-caused ocean acidity is dissolving shells of tiny snails off the West Coast
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by NOAA
A NOAA-led research team has found the first evidence that acidity of continental shelf waters off the West Coast is dissolving the shells of tiny free-swimming marine snails, called pteropods, which provide food for pink salmon, mackerel and herring, according to a new paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 4:22PM
imageFracking Moratorium Bill Passes Senate Environmental Quality Committee
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by Dan Bacher
“It’s exciting that Senate Bill 1132 passed through the Committee today,” said David Braun of Californians Against Fracking. “It’s another step in the right direction.” He added that people need to keep pressure on their Legislators to make sure the bill is approved when it goes though its next hurdle, the Appropriations Committee. Photo of hearing on Senate Bill 1132 by Damien Luzzo....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 3:09PM
calendar"Protest by poop removal" happening this Saturday by Al Werger
Meet in the parking lot of Fort Funston (at the picnic tables by the water fountain)...
Event Date: Sat May 3, 2014 9:30AM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 2:27PM
textGoat Found Dead and Strung Up at Petaluma High School by Animal Legal Defense Fund
A 15 pound goat was discovered Friday, April 4, strung up from a fence on the campus of Petaluma High School, near a baseball field. Petaluma Animal Control is investigating the incident. The cause of death has not yet been determined. However, under California Penal Code § 597(a), anyone who “maliciously and intentionally maims, mutilates, tortures, or wounds a living animal” can face misdemeanor charges—one year in county lockup and/or a $20,000 fine—or felony charges amounting to up to thr...
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 2:02PM
calendarWaging Peace 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 May 4, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:40PM
textReports Condemn Monterey County Jail as Violent, Unconstitutional by ACLU of Northern California
San Francisco – A series of reports issued by national experts on jail conditions expose in the most graphic detail to date the Monterey County Jail as a place riddled with violence where prisoners are at serious risk of grave injury, where jail officials fail to provide prisoners with adequate medical and mental health care and where prisoners with disabilities are denied access to jail services, programs and activities....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:27PM
textUkraine Hypes a Nonexistent Russian Threat by Stephen Lendman
Ukraine...
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:16PM
imageSA Labor Speaker to spotlight struggle of South Africa's workers on May Day 2014
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by reposted
The ILWU Local 10 longshore union honors May Day by hosting Mphumzi Maqungo, international officer of NUMSA, speaking about the dynamic developments in South Africa today. He will speak on May 1, 2014 at ILWU Local 10....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:38PM
textA Civilian Police Review Board Could Benefit the Homeless Community by The Homeless Persons Legal Assistance Project
Providing a Community Voice for Our Homeless Community...
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:12PM
imageAll Hail The Victory of the Vietnamese People Over U.S. Imperialism!
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by Steven Argue
Thirty-nine years ago, on April 30, 1975, the Vietnamese people triumphed over the superior military might of U.S. and French imperialism in a war that lasted for 30 years. In that devastating war the U.S. imperialists installed repressive capitalist dictators and murdered 3,000,000 people in order to prevent the Vietnamese people from choosing their own form of government....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 11:52AM
calendar2014 Growing Green Awards
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by Eleanor Bertino PR
Berkeley City Club 2315 Durant Avenue Berkeley, California...
Event Date: Wed May 14, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 10:56AM
calendarBerkeley Forum-From Fukushima, Taiwan And India
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by No Nukes Action Committee
Berkeley Public Library, West Branch, 1125 University (at San Pablo Ave) Berkeley...
Event Date: Sat May 10, 2014 1:45PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 10:31AM
calendarCommunity Forum on Proposed Development for 16th and Mission Plaza
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by Andy
Victoria Theater 2961 16th Street at Capp Street San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu May 15, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:52AM
calendarCelebrate May Day 2014 Humanity Needs Revolution by Revoltuion Club
73rd & International, Oakland Fruitvale BART plaza, Oakland...
Event Date: Thu May 1, 2014 1:30PM
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 7:41AM
audioGahiji Barrow and Kezia Kamenetz discuss sexual violence statistics for SAAM (audio/mpeg 14.2MB) by WTUL News and Views
Gahiji Barrow and Kezia Kamenetz discuss Louisiana and US sexual violence statistics for Sexual Assault Awareness Month from an abolitionist perspective....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:37AM
imageNo to US Militarism in the Philippines and Asia-Pacific!
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by Scrap VFA Movement
“To achieve enduring peace in the region, Asia must be de-militarized; its maritime waters assigned mainly for commerce; and its disputed territories declared as regional commons and war-free zones.”...
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:01AM
documentMumia: Message to Bay Area May Day Visit of National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa
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by Longshoreman's Daughter
Please join us as we welcome Mphumzi Maqungo, the national treasurer of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) and past chair of NUMSA’s autoworker shop steward network, to the Bay Area over May Day, to discuss current political developments in South Africa. Thursday, May 1, 7:00 pm, ILWU Hall, Henry Schmidt Room, 400 N. Point St./Mason, San Francisco Friday, May 2, 12 Noon at UC Berkeley, McCone Hall (Room 575) Saturday, May 3, 2 pm, Black Repertory Theater; 3201 Adel...
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:01AM
imageUS President Obama Visit in Manila
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by PLM, PM, Akbayan
The small window of opportunity to forge an independent foreign policy that the Philippines gained with the expulsion of the US bases in 1992 will disappear with the impending signing of the Agreement on Enhanced Defense Cooperation with the US....
Posted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 3:41AM