text Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in California by Kimberly Bravo-Fiesco
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program doesn't guarantee the right to live, work, or go to school anymore under President Trumps new policies. Recipients of DACA are now being denied their basic human rights and being detained. This could ultimately affect our social and economic systems....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:31PM
image IFPTE20 March For Science -Denialists/Charters, Workers Memorial Day & OSHA MayDay ILWU 480_ifpte20_march_for_science_group_photo_4-22-17_wide_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek reports on the March For Science and the IFPTE Local 20 participation of hundreds in SF. It also looks at the climate denialists running publicly funded charter schools. WorkWeek then discusses Workers Memorial Day with former OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitaman. WorkWeek also looks at the history of May Day and the ILWU 10 action on May Day 2017...
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:32PM
calendar Workplace Harassment—From Rudeness to Rape presented by Reel Work Labor Film Fest by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Cabrillo College Watsonville Center, Forum Room A150, 318 Union St, Watsonville...
Event Date: Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:01PM
calendar International Longshore Workers Union's May Day 2017 Rally and Port Shutdown 480_may-day-2017final_1.jpg by ILWU Local 10 MayDay Committee
9 AM Rally at ILWU Hall, 400 North Point, SF 10 AM March to Justin Herman Plaza, to join May Day Rally and March...
Event Date: Mon May 1, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:17PM
calendar In Dubious Battle at the Reel Work Labor Film Festival by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Del Mar Theatre, 1124 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 10:04PM
calendar Watsonville Driscolls Boycott Action 480_boycott_driscolls_1.jpg by Watsonville Brown Berets
Safeway (Watsonville, CA) 2010 Freedom Blvd, Watsonville...
Event Date: Sat May 6, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:40PM
calendar Watch "The True Cost" documentary with speakers 480_truecostscpl_1.jpg by Meatless Monday Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Public Library Downtown 240 Church Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Sun Apr 30, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:37PM
calendar May 1: Shut It Down! 480_rally_1.jpg by Sanctuary Santa Cruz
5:00 am - Blockade and walkout of UCSC Campus All morning - Autonomous actions across Santa Cruz 12 Noon - Rally at Main Gate UCSC Campus - High Street at Bay 1:30 pm - Rally at the downtown Post Office fence 2:30 pm - March to Beach Flats Community Center 3-6:00pm - Workshops and other activities in Beach Flats 6:30 pm - Outdoor party in Beach Flats...
Event Date: Mon May 1, 2017 5:00AM
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:26PM
image After Workers Fired, UC Berkeley Undergrads Shutdown Major Campus Event 480_uwu-at-cal_1.jpg by Anonymous / IGD
Student workers of the Undergraduate Workers Union (UWU) shutdown annual campus-wide celebration to demand living wages, back pay, and the reinstatement of numerous workers who were illegally fired for organizing....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 2:49PM
image A Sad Goodbye to Free Speech Radio News free-speech-radio-news-free-speech.jpg by Paul Riismandel, Radio Survivor
The loss of Free Speech Radio News is truly tragic. It’s unfortunate that community radio stations do not have the collective resources to come together and support such an effort. FSRN has been dedicated to truly grassroots reporting that emphasizes local voices on the ground, with a focus on social justice....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 2:20PM
image Free Speech Radio News Going Silent After 17 Years of Movement Reporting 480_free-speech-radio-news-fsrn_1.jpg by Danielle Chynoweth, Center for Media Justice
Free Speech Radio News, started in 2000 by freelance reporters on strike citing censorship by Pacific Network News, created a visionary model for distributed, international news production — one that was worker-owned and operated....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 2:04PM
image Free Speech Radio News to Shut Down 480_free-speech-radio-news-logo_1.jpg by Free Speech Radio News
Free Speech Radio News will permanently shut down at the end of April....
Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:58PM
calendar Screening of Now Is The Time (Single Payer Health) by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Resource Center For Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:08PM
calendar Seven Days of PAH (Film on Affordable Housing) by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Resource Center For Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:07PM
image Call-in to Shut Down Berkeley on May Day 480_berkeley-may-day-call-in_1.jpg by Berkeley Against Racism & Sexism
Berkeley is at a boiling point. Student workers at Cal are staging daily walkouts; homeless people are dying in the streets; BUSD students are fighting daily battles for representation and safety; families are struggling to survive....
Posted: Thu Apr 20, 2017 10:00AM
calendar Paul Robeson: A Portrait in Story & Song 480_migration_-_alex_1.jpg by Gene Herman
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Sun May 14, 2017 3:30PM
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:33PM
text Trumponomics: Failure Pre-Programmed by Rudolf Hickel
Macro-economic and ecological connections are simply ignored with the concentration on short-term profit. The planned reduction of corporate taxes from the current 35% to 15 or 20% recalls the Laffer curve as the basis of Reagan's fiscal policy error. Between 2009 and 2015, the top US corporations stashed $1.6 trillion in tax havens. The social state and the energy turn are not funded but subverted. Oxfam explains how the Trump reform will worsen life....
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:42AM
calendar Global Consciousness 101: Environmental Sustainability and Reel Work Present by Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Quaker Meetinghouse, 225 Rooney Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:10PM
image The Struggle To Defend Public Education, Privatization, Union Democracy & Education Workers 480_lr_ed_conf_main_panel4-15-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A emergency education conference was held on April 15, 2017 to discuss and debate the attacks on public education including the growing privatization and outsourcing of education. Also the conference discussed and debated the idea of reforming charters which is being pushed by the CTA/NEA and CFT/AFT....
Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:14AM
text Sonoma County Rent Crisis by Kendyl Saxby
Call to action to find solutions to the Sonoma Co. rent crisis....
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:03PM