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calendar Families Belong Together: Rally Protesting ICE in State Capital 480_famlies_1_1_1_1_1.jpg by Families Belong Together
US Citizenship and Immigration Services, 650 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814...
Event Date: Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:23PM
image Senate Committee passes bill that would make state more dependent on dirty energy 480_report-slider-western-grid_1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“This legislation is not fixable,” emphasized Liza Tucker, consumer advocate for Consumer Watchdog. “There is nothing to fix. This is a scam to take away California’s energy independence and hand the system over to profiteering billionaires and energy traders. Lawmakers who fail to stop this measure, do so at their own peril.”  ...
Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:01AM
image Farm to Fork Friday - Lodi, California 480_img_8495_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Everyone is invited to contribute to our monthly positive conversation showcasing "A Taste of Africa" in the California Delta, heart of the greatest garden of the world....
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:53PM
image Orange Co. water district committee backs rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits 480_okrofa-calvert_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“The close working relationship between MWDOC and Congressman Ken Calvert, House Majority Leader, Kevin McCarthy, and Hanford Congressman David Valadao is troubling,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta....
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:33PM
image SoCal water agency to vote on support for rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits 480_food_and_water_watch_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Representative Ken Calvert's rider would set a dangerous legal precedent if approved by Congress. “The elimination of judicial review foreshadows a regressive slide from a government controlled by laws to a government controlled by rulers,” summed up Bob Wright, Senior Attorney at Friends of the River....
Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:11PM
image Juneteenth 2018 - Reclaiming the Past - Stolen Legacy 480_img_8307_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years;...
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:57AM
text Fresno Anti-Authoritarians Call to Action by Fresno Anarchist Bloc
Ivanka Trump Protest in Fresno...
Posted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 2:40PM
image Metropolitan Water District will take re-vote on Delta Tunnels funding July 10 480_restore-the-delta-protest-1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Metropolitan Water District and Santa Clara Valley Water District ratepayers are strongly opposed to their districts funding the Delta Tunnels, considered by opponents to be the most environmentally devastating public works project in California history....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 8:31PM
text Sacramento City Council expected to vote on rent control ordinance by Lynda Carson
The City Council of Sacramento is expected to vote on an ordinance to establish a rent board, rent control, and just cause eviction protections during it’s meeting on June 12, or June 19!...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 3:25PM
image Reclaiming the Past: 2018 Folsom Juneteenth at Negro Bar CA State Park 480_negro_bar_1_1_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Join us as we feature the living legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers who help to preserve our natural resources this 170th Anniversary Year of the California Gold Rush....
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 12:41PM
image Reclaiming the Past: 2018 Folsom Juneteenth at Negro Bar CA State Park 480_negro_bar_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Join us as we feature the living legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers who help to preserve our natural resources this 170th Anniversary Year of the California Gold Rush....
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 12:39PM
image California lacks real marine protection as oil drilling expands in state waters 480_img_3474_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
The expansion of offshore drilling occurs within the context of the bigger picture of the expansion of onshore drilling for oil and gas in California. A report published on May 22 by Oil Change International, in collaboration with California-based and national environmental justice and climate groups, reveals how California’s climate leadership requires a managed ramp-down of oil production. A review of state permitting records in the report “The Sky’s The Limit: California,” shows that more ...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 7:38AM
text More Californians getting sick from pesticides, according to latest state report by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Agricultural cases up 50%; Monterey County third highest in California...
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 12:56PM
image Bill to stop Trump's offshore drilling plan passes through California Senate 480_debg4vzvwai23oj_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
If these two bills make it out of the Legislature unscathed and go to to the Governor’s Desk, it would be the first time since 2016 that legislation officially opposed by the powerful oil industry is approved by the California Legislature, due to the inordinate influence by Big Oil in state politics. Map: In May 2015, the big oil spill off Refugio Beach in San Barbara County fouled four California "marine protected areas." One of the untold stories about the spill was how the so-called "ma...
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 10:02AM
calendar Families Belong Together Rally at US Attorney Offc. in Sacramento 480_families2_1_1_1.jpg by ACLU, United We Dream, & others
US Attorney - Robert T. Matsui United States Courthouse 501 I Street, Suite 10-100 Sacramento, CA 95814...
Event Date: Fri Jun 1, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Thu May 31, 2018 11:01AM
image County Supervisors Slam Delta Tunnels at Conveyance Design & Construction JPA Meeting 480_jpa_board_of_directors_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
The Board of Directors of the Conveyance Design & Construction Joint Powers Authority held their first meeting to push forward with Governor Jerry Brown's Delta Tunnels project on May 17....
Posted: Wed May 30, 2018 11:21AM
calendar End Gun Violence March & Rally in Sacramento 480_stop_gun_sacramento_1.jpg by Black Child Legacy Campaign
5001 Madison Ave, Sacramento, CA 95841 (Meet at Target parking lot)...
Event Date: Sat Jun 2, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Mon May 28, 2018 12:09PM
image Follow the Money: Parsons Corporation promotes Delta Tunnels behind the scenes 480_ken_calvert_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
A review of federal election campaign contributions by Restore the Delta reveals that the Parsons Corporation, an international infrastructure contractor, has contributed to campaign coffers of Riverside Republican House member Ken Calvert and House majority leader Kevin McCarthy, Republican from Bakersfield....
Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 6:21PM
image Two bills blocking new offshore drilling pass through Appropriations Committees 480_sm_scmpas-1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
AB 1775 and SB 834 will now be eligible for floor votes in the Assembly and Senate next week. ...
Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 3:15PM
image Rep. Calvert introduces rider to spending bill banning lawsuits against Delta Tunnels 480_ken_calvert_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
John McManus, Executive Director of the Golden Gate Salmon Association (GGSA) that represents sport and commercial salmon fishermen and related businesses, said salmon and other West Coast fish species “will be wiped out if the current version of the tunnels is built, which is why GGSA and allies are already in court calling for a fair legal review.”...
Posted: Thu May 17, 2018 1:05PM