Criticism of Market Theory and Market Ideology
A real market functions very differently than the harmonic optimal conceptions of market theoreticians. The economic freedom of the competitively strong turns massively against the weaker. Due to this the real market economy leads to spectacular deficits and excesses. The abstract free enterprise principles must be restricted by a multitude of concrete measures. Thus a state is necessary... A certain minimum in corrective measures is indispensable to maintain the functioning of this economic ...
Posted: Mon Dec 7, 2015 1:25AM
Celebrate the Anniversary of the Return of the Cuban 5
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley www.bfuu.org...
Event Date: Thu Dec 17, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 7:38PM
33rd Annual Candlelight Vigil for Peace & Justice
16th and J Streets, Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue Dec 8, 2015 4:30PM
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 6:20PM
Monterey Anarchist Black Cross - monthly letter writing
Old Capitol Books, 559 Tyler Street, downtown Monterey (right across from the transit plaza)...
Event Date: Sun Dec 13, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 3:42PM
Healing Old Wounded Knees
The U.S. government could find 2 million dollars to subdue the last free living Lakota at Wounded Knee in 1890 and can find 4 billion dollars a year to kill 28 civilians for every terrorist blown up-but they cannot find the money to prevent suicides on the Pine Ridge Reservation....
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 2:15PM
Over 3,000 people march for climate justice in Oakland
“I have lived my life in the shadow of Chevron Richmond,” says NCCM Spokesperson Andrés Soto of Communities for a Better Environment. “My community has suffered for generations, more than others, the disastrous effects of industrial pollution. As our part of a global strategy, we have been working to improve our community's health and economy so that we are not dependent on the fossil fuel economy. Richmond is elated to lend our voice to the choir demanding an end to the fossil fuel economy a...
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 2:13PM
Giant Steps for Kind Bean Stalking Humans, Jack!
Twenty Years of Food Not Bombs in Fresno! January 10th, 2016 Fresno Food not Bombs celebrates at the Full Circle Brewery....
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 9:02AM
Paris Summit of Mayors commits to 100 per cent #renewables by 2050
A meeting of nearly a 1,000 city mayors from around the world meeting in Paris signed a declaration on Friday that supports a municipal transition to 100 percent Renewable Energy. Cities and local government are at the forefront of climate action but are being hindered by state and federal energy and climate policy incoherence....
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 5:51AM
This Week in Palestine, December 4th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 9.3MB)
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for November 28, to the December 4, 2015....
Posted: Sun Dec 6, 2015 2:04AM
SDA Vintage Clothing Fair
Zendesk, 1019 Market Street (between 6th & 7th Streets)...
Event Date: Thu Dec 17, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 9:50PM
Sleeping is a Right
Resource Center for Non-Violence 612 Ocean Street Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Sun Dec 13, 2015 4:30PM
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 8:15PM
SF Police Execute Again: Community And Labor Speak Out On Mario Woods Murder
San Francisco community members and trade unionists spoke out against the execution of African American youth Mario Woods at a public hearing on December 4, 2015....
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 6:35PM
LMNOP Weekly Peace Walk
We start and end at the colonnade between Grand and Lakeshore Avenues on Embarcadero. [Near the Grand Lake Theater. Across the street from the Lakeview Library, which is at 550 El Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94610]....
Event Date: Sun Dec 6, 2015 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 6:33PM
Counter-Protest the Walk for "Life" West Coast
Powel & Market - at the cablecars...
Event Date: Sat Jan 23, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 12:43PM
Venezuela: Elecciones y hecatombe económica
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 12:41PM
Dolores Huerta "Reject & Return Your ‘Blood Award’ From The Criminal Corrupt Mexican Govt”
Former UFW leader has accepted an award from the murderous government in Mexico. Al Rojas a founder of the UFWA calls on her to reject this "blood award"....
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 11:39AM
Eugene city council OKs "Dusk to Dawn" Emergency Measure
In a temporary emergency measure, the Eugene city council is allowing homeless persons to camp "dusk to dawn" on city property until March 31, 2016. The strength of a society is measured in how it treats the weakest. The Bay Area, Portland and the rest of the US could learn from Eugene!...
Posted: Sat Dec 5, 2015 11:28AM
Stop Super Bowl City Garbage
The horror of the football gambling racket garbage is being visited on San Francisco Jan 30-Feb 7 with a street party called Super Bowl City on Market at the Embarcadero during regular business hours, causing our bus and train service to be diverted at taxpayer expense and allowing these F student hoodlums we experience almost annually during weekday parades for gambling racket "sports" to run amuck. This nightmare is brought to us by the same Democratic Party that allows an annual anti-abo...
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2015 7:49PM
Follow up phone interview with Alex Bourne from jail - by Janet Hays (audio/mpeg 9.3MB)
Phone interview with Alexander J. Bourne from Orleans Parish Prison (OPP). Alex is incarcerated again over allegations of shoe theft. This is a follow up interview from one earlier this year describing Bourne's unjust imprisonment. The case involves potential political bribery in New Orleans....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2015 7:16PM
Supreme Court to Review Puerto Rico Bankruptcy
The Supreme Court announced it will review a lower court decision blocking Puerto Rico from restructuring portions of its debt under the Puerto Rico Recovery Act....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2015 2:38PM