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imageHOMECARE WORKERS IN FRESNO RALLY FOR A LIVING WAGE
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by Mike Rhodes
Homecare workers rally with Dolores Huerta in Fresno....
Posted: Wed, Jun 18, 2003 10:17pm PDT
imageHuman Relations Commission Under Attack (Again)
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by Mike Rhodes
City politics in Fresno, Ca...
Posted: Thu, Jun 12, 2003 9:58pm PDT
imageWEST FRESNO - DEMOCRACY IN ACTION
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by Mike Rhodes
Political organizing in West Fresno....
Posted: Fri, Jun 6, 2003 12:00pm PDT
imageDennis Kucinich visits Fresno
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by Mike Rhodes
Presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich visits Fresno...
Posted: Thu, May 29, 2003 7:55pm PDT
imageEarth Day 2003 Rocks Fresno
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by Mike Rhodes
This is an article about Earth Day in Fresno, what we did, and what we learned from the experience....
Posted: Tue, May 13, 2003 5:44pm PDT
imagePolice get away with murder in the Central Valley
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by Mike Rhodes
Here is a story from the Central Valley about how the police here get away with murder. The police in Madera had this man arrested and under control. He was handcuffed and in the back seat of a patrol car. An officer comes over and shoots him, point blank, as he is in the back seat of the car. The officer is cleared of any charges. Welcome to the Central Valley....
Posted: Sat, May 3, 2003 7:26pm PDT
imageWEST FRESNO PEACE MARCH
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by Mike Rhodes
Peace Fresno marches in West Fresno Saturday, April 12, 2003...
Posted: Sat, Apr 12, 2003 7:08pm PDT
imageFRESNO - WOMEN IN BLACK
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by Mike Rhodes
FRESNO - WOMEN IN BLACK...
Posted: Wed, Apr 2, 2003 8:20pm PST
textJOINT TERRORISM TASK FORCE COMES TO FRESNO by Mike Rhodes
Homeland Security and the Joint Terrorism Task Force come to Fresno and the Central Valley....
Posted: Sat, Mar 29, 2003 10:27pm PST
imageFresno Human Relations Commission Member Removed For Advocating Peace
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by Mike Rhodes
The peace and social justice community was saddened to hear that Su Kapoor has been removed from the Human Relations Commission (HRC) by City Council member Jerry Duncan. Kapoor was removed for his support of Peace in Iraq and supporting other causes of importance to Fresno’s progressive community. Dr. Kapoor is one of the founding members of the Fresno Center for Non-violence and has been active in peace and conflict resolution issues for many years. The Human Relations Commission is a li...
Posted: Wed, Mar 26, 2003 6:12pm PST
imageThis is What Democracy Looks Like
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by Mike Rhodes
Anti-war march in Fresno California on Saturday, March 22, 2003...
Posted: Sat, Mar 22, 2003 8:44pm PST
imageJesse Jackson & Homecare Workers Rally for a Living Wage
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by Mike Rhodes
Saying they “can’t survive on $6.75" hundreds of home care workers and their allies rallied today with the Rev. Jesse Jackson to demand a living wage. At a large Noon time rally in downtown Fresno Rev. Jackson called on the county to pay these valuable workers a living wage and benefits. Referring to the threat of war in Iraq, Jackson questioned why there was so much money available for death and destruction while money to fund social needs could not be found. The theme of meeting hum...
Posted: Wed, Mar 12, 2003 6:17pm PST
imagePeace Fresno resolution to stop the war
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by Mike Rhodes
Tuesday, March 11 An anti-war resolution has been placed on the agenda for the Fresno City Council meeting, Tuesday, March 11, time to be announced. Peace Fresno is working on getting support from council members for the resolution. With a motion and a second from the council, the resolution may be addressed by members of the community. Bring your signs of support for the resolution (no sticks, please keep signs "Fresno friendly" with emphasis on our community's needs) and let us k...
Posted: Tue, Mar 4, 2003 7:21am PST
imageFRESNO SAYS NO TO WAR
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by Mike Rhodes
Fresno takes part in February 15 worldwide demonstrations to stop the war...
Posted: Sat, Feb 15, 2003 7:46pm PST
imageFighting for Justice in the Central Valley
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by Mike Rhodes
This is an announcement of a meeting and background information about the Central California Criminal Justice Committee in Fresno...
Posted: Thu, Feb 13, 2003 5:42am PST
imageDEMOCRACY NOW! FREE SPEECH VICTORY IN FRESNO
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by Mike Rhodes
Free Speech fight in Fresno is successful KFCF 88.1 FM gets DEMOCRACY NOW ad on transit buses...
Posted: Sat, Feb 8, 2003 10:44am PST
audiomedia activist confronted corporate media (audio/mpeg 2.0MB) by partytown
A lone media activist courageously confronted throngs of corporate media encamped outside of Laci and Scott Peterson's home Wednesday in Modesto California....
Posted: Thu, Jan 30, 2003 10:22am PST
imageORGANIZING IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
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by Mike Rhodes
Homecare workers organize in Central California with the help of SEIU 250...
Posted: Sun, Jan 26, 2003 9:50pm PST
imageLiving the Dream
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by Mike Rhodes
Martin Luther King Jr. march in Fresno Monday, January 20, 2003...
Posted: Tue, Jan 21, 2003 2:10am PST
imageTHE PEOPLE OF FRESNO DEMAND POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY
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by Mike Rhodes
The citizens of Fresno are working to bring accountability to the Police Department. This is the draft proposal from the Central California Criminal Justice Committee....
Posted: Sat, Dec 21, 2002 8:30am PST