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calendarOther Voices TV - Uprising in Iran: Exploring the Deeper Meanings by Peninsula Peace & Justice Center
Community Media Center 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto Free and open to all || Wheelchair accessible...
Event Date: Tue Aug 4, 2009 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 1:10PM
calendarVegetarian Cooking Class--Middle Eastern & Mediterranean by Compassionate Cooks
First Unitarian Church of Oakland, 685 14th St. at Castro....
Event Date: Sat Aug 22, 2009 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:55AM
calendarKnife Skills 101--Cooking Class by Compassionate Cooks
BSC Culinary School at 1665 Mission St. SF 94103...
Event Date: Thu Aug 27, 2009 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:52AM
textCSPA, Stockton Settle Sewage Spill Lawsuit by Dan Bacher
Below is a press release from the California Sportfishing Protecion Alliance regarding settlement of a major Clean Water Act lawsuit against the City of Stockton for excessive sewer overflows into the California Delta, the largest and most significant estuary on the West Coast of the Americas....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:36AM
textthe expansion of 287G is already being abused by Joe Arpaio What will happen Nationally by payaso
more testimonies of abuse of 287G in Phoenix AZ by Joe Arpaio....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:35AM
textTestimonies of how 287G has been Abused in Phoenix AZ by Joe Arpaio by payaso
This is a teach in Phoenix AZ with the abuse of power of 287G by Joe racist sherrif ARPAIO in Maricopa County. This is where people are being detained in a desert, and are locked down under tents with Fences. Hear how 287G has already been terrorizing, discriminating,racial profiling. Stop 287G before it affects your community, and tears appart the basic human right of a due process for all until proven guilty!...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:26AM
textWe can't afford not to protect the ocean by Kaitilin Gaffney
With the coast and ocean contributing 369,000 jobs and $22 billion to California's economy, per the National Ocean Economic Program’s 2004 figures, marine protection is a critical investment for our state. And it’s urgently needed: some sealife populations are in decline, and fishery revenues have dropped by half in the past twenty years. The Marine Life Protection Act is our opportunity to be a leader in conservation....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:24AM
imageNew "Tech Talk" E-Booklet Available
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by Eleanor White
A new free e-booklet titled "Tech Talk: In the Fight to Expose and Stop the Crime of Organized Stalking and Electronic Harassment" is now available for those interested in following this topic....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:21AM
textMichael Jackson and Medical Paternalism by Charlotte Laws
Michael Jackson’s doctors have been described as greedy, selfish enablers with “blood on their hands,” but isn’t it just as likely they are caring individuals who are willing to risk personal liability to help the suffering?...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:00AM
textRoseburg, OR; CA LNG Pipeline Hearings by NO California Pipeline!
A multi-national corporation has submitted plans to build a hazardous liquefied natural gas import terminal on the North Spit of Coos Bay, and a 230-mile pipeline through Southern Oregon's neighborhoods, rivers, streams and public lands. Their main intent is to sell gas to the lucrative California market....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:30AM
textBring the Ruckus Responds to Advance the Struggle on the Oscar Grant Rebellion by Bring the Ruckus
The peculiar complementarity existing between the RCP and nonprofits is then this: they constitute circuit whereby “revolutionaries” refuse to engage community struggles while those who do engage such struggles are far from revolutionary (i.e. nonprofit-led campaigns)....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:02AM
textWho's NOT prejudiced? by tee
[ Racial prejudices? In America? What a surprise!!] ............
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 9:47AM
calendarThe Commons, the Community by David Giesen
2 Shaw Alley (just off Mission between 1st and 2nd Streets downtown) (law offices of Matt Gonzalez)...
Event Date: Tue Aug 4, 2009 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 9:20AM
textWindfall Profit Oil Tax You Betcha: Why Alaskans Love Sarah Palin by laura jones
While many other states are confronting big budget deficits because of the troubled economy, Alaska officials are in the enviable position of exploring new ways to spend the state’s multibillion-dollar budget surplus....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 8:57AM
imageHappy Birthday Socialism - Socialist WebZine, July 27, 2009
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by SP-USA
More of the Same Is Not Health Care Reform, It's a Placebo...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 8:44AM
textUS Revokes Visas for Honduran Coup Officials; Human Rights Abuses Escalate by via Democracy Now
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 :The US has revoked the visas of four officials serving in the Honduran coup government. Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya had asked the Obama administration to revoke the visas in order to increase international pressure on the coup regime....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:58AM
textObama Admin Expands Law Enforcement Program 287(g), Criticized for Targeting Immigrants and Increasing Racial Profiling by via Democracy Now
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 :The Obama administration has expanded the controversial 287(g) program, which allows local law enforcement agencies to enter into agreements with Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, effectively giving local police the powers of federal immigration agents. The agreements have been widely criticized for increasing racial profiling and singling out immigrants for arrest without suspicion of crime. We speak to Aarti Shahani of Justice Strateg...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:57AM
textHonduras Coup: The Dumbest Regime on Earth by Al Giordano, NarcoNews (reposted)
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 All governments have a tendency to become dimwitted and encrusted bureaucracies. But one month into the Honduras coup d’etat the illegitimate regime of “president” Roberto Micheletti wins the prize. Its obsession with the possibility that the elected president Manuel Zelaya might return to Honduran soil has offered 32 days of clown show, one that has only served to increase the Honduran people’s opposition to the coup....
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:25AM
textIraq Assault on Iranian Dissident Camp shows Growing Power of Shiite Hard Liners; Bank Heist May Signal Bankruptcy of Sunni by juan cole (reposted)
From a Wednesday, July 29, 2009 entry on Informed Comment a blog run by Juan Cole...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:24AM
textSenator Leno Responds to Governor's Line-Item Vetoes by Mark Leno via Beyond Chron
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 : SACRAMENTO - State Senator Mark Leno released a statement today in reaction to the Governor's line item vetoes and the signing of the 2009-10 budget revision bills:...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:23AM