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image Mother of Cyprus Speaks Out on Using Cannabis to Treat Epilepsy 480_cbd-oil-extracts-18-1_1.jpg by Keppra Kills
A wonderful interview featuring one of many breakthrough stories on how medical cannabis is helping children deal with crippling seizures....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:50PM
text Younger workers are being locked out of the Sonoma County housing market by Kristina Jaco
This article is on the housing crisis that is happening in Sonoma County and how it is affecting the younger generation....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:59PM
text Housing in Sonoma County by Irma Saucedo
In Sonoma County there have been many issues, and looking at more information of it, my research team and I found many issues that people go through....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:30PM
text Affordable Housing in Sonoma County by Tess Von Arx
More affordable housing in Sonoma County and assistance would help community members do better....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:01PM
document Lack of Funds in Sacramento's Transportation Infrastructure keith_serne_investigative_sociology_letter_to_editor.pdf_140_.jpg by Keith Serne
This letter discusses how many of the roads and highways in the Sacramento area are not up to par. A research group known as TRIP conducted research on this issue and found just how frustrated Sacramento residents are on this topic....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:18AM
text Displaced tenants of fatal fire damaged 2551 San Pablo Avenue apartments to file lawsuit by Lynda Carson
On Wednesday morning April 26, around fifteen tenants displaced from the massive fire at 2551 San Pablo where four people died, will be holding a holding a press conference with their attorneys to announce a lawsuit. The press conference begins at 10:30 AM, in the courtyard outside the Alameda County Courthouse, at 1221 Oak Street in Oakland (across the street from 1225 Fallon Street - Rene C. Davis Courthouse)....
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:37PM
image California Farm Equity Act (AB1348) Takes a Major First Step in the Legislative Process 480_untitled__220_.jpg by California Farmer Justice Collaborative
Today, new US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue was sworn in by Associate Justice Clarence Thomas and convened a group of Agriculture leadership in the White House. Tomorrow, the California Assembly Agriculture Committee weighs in on a path toward California Farm Equity. "With the uncertainty surrounding federal programs and grants, California can and should lead the way by investing in our farmers," said Assemblymember Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara). "California farmers — particularly fa...
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 1:04PM
image ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient 480_evan_minton.jpg by via ACLU of Northern California
Sacramento County Hospital Refused Transition-Related Surgery...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 4:31PM
text Healthcare in Sonoma County by Emily Kyle
An Op-Ed letter about Healthcare in Sonoma County....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:03PM
document "Progressives" Defeat Trump Wall Investment, but Local Anti-Homeless Fencing Still On survivor_sleepers_sign-up_list.pdf_140_.jpg by Robert Norse
Looks like the threat of disinvestment from Granite Construction may have discouraged them from bidding for the anti-immigrant Trump wall on the border. However the Councilmember Terrazas's :"Public Safety" Committee will still be considering a "cost-effective" fence along the levee along with increased cops, surveillance cameras, and lighting to add to the "no loitering", forbidden to sit, and high-pitched anti-homeless "Mosquito" boxes along the levee at Tuesday night's 4-25 Council meetin...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:08PM
calendar No Penalty for Poverty - Housing For All by Keith McHenry (posting by Norse)
3:30 PM County Building 4 PM Main Post Office Forbidden Fence 5 PM City Hall Throughout the Night: Inside and Outside City Hall...
Event Date: Tue May 9, 2017 3:30PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:01PM
text Ben Carson needs to oppose the proposed $6.2 billion budget cut to HUD by Lynda Carson
According to estimates from the Affordable Housing website estimator, the Oakland Housing Authority faces a disastrous $23,273,475 in federal budget cuts due to the Trump regimes proposed budget cuts of $54 billion for FY 2018, including $6.2 billion to $6.7 billion in proposed budget cuts to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)!...
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:40AM
text Thousands Attend SF Milestone March for Science by Science Means Knowledge
Thousands of people joined San Francisco’s April 22, 2017 Earth Day March for Science to demand Trump and Congress support public funding of all science, from climate change to medical care to science education in this milestone march, the first of its kind in memory....
Posted: Sat Apr 22, 2017 5:06PM
calendar Justice for Diallo Neal Rally pressreleasediallo.pdf_140_.jpg by Antoinette Gaggero
Oakland City Hall, 1 Frank Ogawa Plaza...
Event Date: Sat Apr 22, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:29AM
calendar Freedom Sleepers # 94 - Sleep-Out to End the Sleeping Ban 480_freedom_sleepers_93_library_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Santa Cruz City Hall 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Apr 25, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:28PM
image A Medic’s Report from the Streets of Berkeley on April 15 480_berkeley-trash-dumpster-april-15_1.jpg by Anonymous / IGD
I have been to the past two march’s against the white nationalist gatherings in Berkeley on March 4th and this past April 15th. My primary goal was to provide medical aid to my comrades and learn more, from a street level, about the antifa movement and the threat of fascism that seems to be growing....
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:19AM
calendar Freedom Sleepers # 93 - Sleep-Out to End the Sleeping Ban 480_wakeup_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Santa Cruz City Hall 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Apr 18, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 9:44AM
document Struggle Against Sleeping Ban Becomes a Matter of Survival at City Hall suggestions_for_survival_sleepers.pdf_140_.jpg by Robert Norse
For the last 10 nights since the Winter Shelter program ended (a month earlier than Berkeley's or Salinas's), some of its refugees have been camped at City Hall, spending their nights and some of their days there as well. Some are arrayed just outside the offices of Mayor Cynthia Chase and the same Council majority that kept sleeping a crime in a Council vote last spring. I've written a flyer or two about the issue & distributed it at "liberal" activist gatherings like the Indivisible rally...
Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 11:38PM
text Tactical Suggestions for Future Anti-Fascism Considerations by Gaia Tyvek
Successful activism can be seen in terms of non-violence, yet there can still seem to be success....
Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:06AM
image Donate to the Woman Brutally Assaulted by Nathan Damigo of Identity Europa in Berkeley 480_louise-punched-support-louise_1.jpg by Anti-Fascist News
We believe it is essential to provide support for those who risked their lives to confront white nationalists on the street, and that it is extra important for those who were victimized with targeted violence....
Posted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 11:43AM