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textAnti-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
textArnold'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
textCorruption 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
textSafeway 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
textJackson 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
textURLs 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
textRecent 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
textSac Peace Action events by dan elliott
Sacramento Peace Action events for Jan 17 to 24:...
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 1:00PM
textCalifornia 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
textUPDATE 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
textSchwarzenegger 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
textThe California Grocery Strike And The War Over Healthcare by David Bacon
LOS ANGELES, CA (1/17/04) -- Today Mark Norton is one of 70,000 workers forced on strike, or locked out, in southern California. Soon he may be one of hundreds of thousands more facing the same difficult predicament....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 6:06PM
textAnalysis of Arnold's Cuts To Health Programs by Protection & Advocacy (reposted)
Rough & Dirty Analysis of the Governor’s 2004-05 Budget Proposal...
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2004 3:16PM
textHidden payments may shape grocery strike outcome by ultra vires
The outcome of the Southern California grocery clerks strike may depend less on a meeting of the minds between employers and employees than on an obscure grocery business practice that has become so pervasive it has sapped the competitive strength of three of the largest grocery chains in America....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2004 10:39AM
textNew Labor Spirit Stirs In California Grocers by Mark Harris (reposted)
The more than 70,000 members of the United Food and Commercial Workers on strike against four supermarket chains in central and southern California are fighting for more than a fair and decent contract. They are fighting for more even than preserving the health benefits they’ve enjoyed for years....
Posted: Tue Jan 13, 2004 1:28PM
textOpen Letter to the Global Indymedia Network from San Diego by Phelps
A recent open letter from the SF Bay Area IMC letter stated that "What has happened here with the SF Bay Area IMC seems to be quite unprecedented within the history of the IMC Network". Unfortunately it is not....
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 10:55PM
textEnvironmental Links by indybay editorial
Please post links, as comments, that you would like to see on this page....
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 5:22PM
textCommunity Colleges Plan Protest March to Sacramento! by Prerna Lal
Community Colleges are planning a huge march to Sacramento on March 15 to protest fee hikes and budget cuts. Endorse the march, donate and even join us to protect education!...
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 4:09PM
textMichael Parenti to Speak At a Press Conference Against the Sleeping Ban in Santa Cruz by Becky Johnson (repost sc-imc)
Michael Parenti will be speaking at a press conference against the Sleeping Ban in Santa Cruz (MC 6.36.010 a & b) on Tuesday, January 13, at 3:30PM outside Mayor Scott Kennedy's City Council meeting at Santa Cruz City Hall. Micky Z., Yves Engler and many other people will be a the press conference. A statement by Cynthia McKinney will also be read (McKinney will have already left town after her presentation on Monday night). While we all feel a national unity to throw Bush out of office,...
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 10:31AM
textMESSAGE FROM BAKERSFIELD by Whitney Weddell
Forward of message from the coordinator of the Bakersfield Chapter of Marriage Equality California seeking support....
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 7:50AM