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text Central American Activists Available to Speak in CA by Rights Action
WHEN: March - April, 2004 WHERE: New England region & California, USA WHO: Gilberto Flores and Jennipher Petullo, who collaborated with Rights Action in Guatemala and Honduras....
Posted: Mon Feb 2, 2004 10:11AM
text State to sue grocery chains : Antitrust Law Broken In Strike, Lockyer Charges by reposts
The California Attorney General's Office is expected to file a lawsuit Monday against three major supermarket chains locked in a labor dispute with 70,000 workers in Southern California, alleging the companies broke antitrust laws and hurt consumers by forming a financial pact to protect grocery profits during the strike....
Posted: Sat Jan 31, 2004 12:41PM
text Solidarity with Striking and Locked-Out Grocery Workers- For a Class Union by ICP [Communist Left]
Solidarity with Striking and Locked-Out Grocery Workers- For a Class Union - February 2004...
Posted: Sat Jan 31, 2004 2:40AM
text Peaceful Revolution Anyone? by bypass the $$ media
Now is the time for the Peaceful Revolution... if not now, when? We all know the 'president' lied to start this war, our country is being looted... are you just going to sit there and wait for the revolution to be televised?...
Posted: Sat Jan 31, 2004 12:00AM
text Hardship, Dissent, and Questions about Union Strategy Supermarket War by JankyHellface (repost)
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Posted: Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:40PM
text 3/2 Election: Cal & SF Props, Absentee Voting by Groundhog
The Presidential Primary in California is March 2, 2004, with Absentee (Vote by Mail) starting February 2, 2004, Groundhog Day. For those of you who hibernate from politics in the winter, now is the time to come out of your burrow and vote absentee, or at least sign up to do the same, and avoid those crowded polls on a Tuesday....
Posted: Thu Jan 29, 2004 7:12PM
text Impact of budget cuts on UC Sustainable Agriculture Programs- Your input needed by California Sustainable Agriculture Working Gr
More than ever, California growers need farming systems that are environmentally sustainable and economically viable. They need a University system that produces this knowledge and quickly transfers it to the field....
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 5:33PM
text Protest dismantling of home health care by Nell Ranta via pww
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – More than 1,000 home health care providers and recipients gathered Jan. 13 outside the State Capitol to answer the call to battle against Gov. Arnold Schwartzenegger and the vicious cuts he proposes as a part of solving California’s budget problems. The protest was organized by SEIU Local 250 and the AFSCME home care workers department....
Posted: Sat Jan 24, 2004 8:24AM
text Don’t execute Kevin Cooper! by SW (repost)
OAKLAND, Calif.--With a February 10 execution date looming, the Committee to Save Kevin Cooper and other activist coalitions in California are in high gear to stop the execution of this innocent man. Because Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is an open supporter of capital punishment, it’s critical to build a loud and high-profile movement to put pressure on him. Will the "Governator" kill a Black man during Black History Month, while also gutting the budget for education and social servic...
Posted: Fri Jan 23, 2004 4:28PM
text Anti-Immigrant Coup at Sierra Club? by repost (Guardian)
The most powerful and venerable environmental organisation in the United States is facing what is being described as its greatest crisis in its 112-year history. There are claims that anti-immigration groups are planning to take over the Sierra Club, in a battle that has reopened the debate on the priorities for environmentalists worldwide....
Posted: Fri Jan 23, 2004 9:27AM
text Arnold's War On Schools Continues With Closures Proposed In San Jose by Republican Rule:Tax Cuts Plus School Closures
San Jose Schools in Line for Closure...
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 6:41PM
text Corruption in California's Prison Industry by JH (repost)
Sacramento -- Whistleblowers leveled allegations of corruption, coverup and an omnipresent code of silence within California penitentiaries at a legislative hearing Tuesday as corrections officials announced changes at embattled Folsom State Prison and pledged to clean up a department characterized by two lawmakers as morally bankrupt....
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 12:44PM
text Safeway STRIKE solidarity action: shop and Awe by _
SUPPORT THE STRIKE with DIRECT ACTION. Creative support action can take solidarity beyond the boycott!!...
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 10:40AM
text Jackson State Forest Needs Help! by reposter
California state law now says that Jackson State Forest shall be logged for maximum timber production! This must be changed if our public forest is to be saved for our children!...
Posted: Wed Jan 21, 2004 7:17PM
text URLs don't open up?? by A curious reader
Hello editors. There seems to be a technical problem in that the URLs to both the lastest comments and the hidden posts are not opening up....
Posted: Wed Jan 21, 2004 1:08AM
text Recent Audio Published on Santa Cruz Indymedia by ~Bradley
Recent audio published on Santa Cruz Indymedia. DemoCreation Project, Santa Barbara Veterans for Peace Presentation on Arlington West, and an interview with Yumi Kikuchi of the Global Peace Campaign....
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 11:12PM
text Sac Peace Action events by dan elliott
Sacramento Peace Action events for Jan 17 to 24:...
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 1:00PM
text California Election: Multi-Party Sunday Matinee in Sacramento by dan elliott
On Sunday Feb 22, 1:00PM at CSUS, Ed Asner will emcee Multiparty Voter Education event focused on bond/budget ballot issues Props 55/56/57. Keynote theme: Impact of Calif Election on The Empire and on Calif Residents....
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 10:57AM
text UPDATE ON SHERMAN AUSTIN by Lupe
* UPDATE ON SHERMAN AUSTIN * (Personal experience, with some added info at the end)...
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 12:24PM
text Schwarzenegger budget to slash health and education in California by wsws
By Rafael Azul and Jerry Isaacs 17 January 2004...
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 6:15PM