U.S.-backed dirty war
In a stunning development, Guatemalan police have arrested 18 ex-military leaders on charges of committing crimes against humanity during the decades-long, U.S.-backed dirty war against Guatemala’s indigenous communities. The ex-military leaders face charges of ordering massacres and forced disappearances during the conflict, which led to perhaps a quarter-million deaths....
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 2:22PM
All Muslims are not terrorists
All Muslims are not terrorists In some ways, we understand why there are anti-Muslim sentiments in the West. Muslims were implicated in the 9/11 attacks and have been involved in some other terrorist attacks around the world. But reactions have been such that now adherents of Islam are being targeted. More than a billion Muslims all over the world are peace-loving people....
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 10:42AM
The "This is what we say to the real estate industry" walking tour
American Youth Hostel 312 Mason St. San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sun Jan 10, 2016 9:30AM
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 10:16AM
Spaghetti Dinner & Program for Social Justice Action
First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco 1187 Franklin Street San Francisco, CA 94109...
Event Date: Sat Jan 23, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 9:25AM
"How the Other Half Banks" - Author Discussion on the Unbanked and Postal Banking
Laurel Books, in Oscar Grant Plaza 1423 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA...
Event Date: Sat Feb 13, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 9:19AM
Film: Pink Ribbons, Inc.
909 12th Street, Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 11:06PM
National Independent Farmworkers Union Launched in Baja California, Mexico
Organizations Alliance announces with great pride and happiness that the Jornaleras and Jornaleros of San Quintín have their own union, the registry is already a fact....
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 9:51PM
Sleepouts at Santa Cruz City Hall Advance to 2016
Homeless individuals returned to sleep at Santa Cruz City Hall on January 5 for the twenty-sixth community sleepout. Facing intermittent downpours of rain, some slept in a large tent on the sidewalk in front of the city hall courtyard. Signs attached to the tent read, "No Sleep Til Justice." Some individuals successfully slept under the eaves of the city offices building itself, which is a no-trespassing zone at night. One person slept directly on city hall's brick walkway with out a blanket....
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 6:00PM
Those who get broadband end up voting for Democrats. The war on the web.
Those who get broadband end up voting for Democrats. The war on the web....
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 4:46PM
Justice for Richard Perkins Jr and all lives stolen by police
Rally at 90th and International at 12 noon March to 90th and Bancroft at the site of Richard's murder...
Event Date: Sat Jan 9, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 4:44PM
Protestors Disrupt SF Mayor Ed Lee's 2016 Inauguration (video/mp4 171.1MB)
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee’s 2016 inauguration was disrupted by protesters. Video and Photos from the scene inside San Francisco's City Hall during the inauguration ceremony....
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 4:08PM
THE POWER, an energy company, has a plan to save California from the Methane Disaster
THE POWER, an energy company, has a plan to save California from the Methane Disaster...
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 11:25AM
It’s Chili Today! PETA Delivers Hot Vegan Food to All Gathered Outside Wildlife Refuge
Princeton, Ore., January 7, 2016 – Yesterday, PETA staff delivered packets of high protein vegan jerky to the militant cattle ranchers occupying Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, and today, we’re going back with a message of “conversation over conflict” to dish up protein-packed vegan chili—this time intended for law enforcement, Native Americans, and others on site in the hope that the slaughter of cattle and wildlife will become a focus of discussion. PETA will also take along signs pointin...
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 11:20AM
Stop the Pedie Perez Killing Cover-Up!
Richmond City Hall steps 450 Civic Center Plaza Richmond, CA...
Event Date: Tue Jan 19, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 10:42AM
3rd Thursday Prisoner Letter Writing at SubRosa: a community space
at SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Thu Jan 21, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 10:30AM
Really Really Free Market at SubRosa: a community space
at SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Sat Jan 16, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 8, 2016 10:23AM
UNITE HERE Condemns ICE Raids Targeting Central American Women and Children
LOS ANGELES, CA, January 7, 2016 — Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Monday that ICE officials detained 121 adults and children in Georgia, Texas, and North Carolina over New Year’s weekend, all of whom are in the process of being repatriated. In response, UNITE HERE, a union of 270,000 hospitality workers across the U.S. and Canada, joins immigrant advocacy groups nationwide in denouncing the ongoing Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deportation raids di...
Posted: Thu Jan 7, 2016 11:54PM
New Wolf Detected in California's Modoc County
SAN FRANCISCO, January 7, 2016 — Evidence of a wolf in Modoc County was reported today by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The 3-year-old male wolf, who is radio-collared and dubbed OR-25 by the state wildlife agency in Oregon, left his birthpack in northeastern Oregon in April, was in southwestern Oregon by December and recently crossed the border into California....
Posted: Thu Jan 7, 2016 11:43PM
We Stopped the Jail. Now We Need to Get Health and Housing!
Unitarian Center, 1187 Franklin, SF, Fireside Room...
Event Date: Tue Jan 19, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Jan 7, 2016 11:31PM
Governor Brown's budget DOES include $3.6 million for Delta Tunnels
Restore the Delta (RTD) disagreed strongly with administration officials’ contentions that no budget money would be used to fund the controversial conveyance project, pointing out the budget released today does include $3.6 million for the Delta Tunnels (California Water Fix). Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta, said the language at issue is located on page 107 in the budget summary pdf: "Update of the Delta Plan—An increase of $3.6 million General Fund...
Posted: Thu Jan 7, 2016 8:19PM