Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Sensible Proposal – Run Off Elections for Eureka City Council in June & November

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ad mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/recent.physical from Bill Holmes humboldt.organizer@gmail.com A Sensible Proposal – Run Off Elections for Eureka City Council in June & November I think we should consider changing the city council election system before the next election … Continue reading

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Chicago Fast Food, Retail Workers Go On Strike, “Fight for $15”

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p2w2NH-mQ mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/anyway.too Chicago Fast Food, Retail Workers Go On Strike For Higher Wages Photo credit: Ryan L. Williams Hundreds of retail and fast food workers went on a coordinated strike this morning to call for a … Continue reading

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Demonstration Against Willits By-Pass Wed 4/24/2013 10 AM

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-a6 mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/alphabetic.amortized update 4/24 CalTrans Office shut down, 2 arrested, 75 protestors http://forestdefender.blogspot.com/2013/04/75-protesters-shut-down-caltrans-hq-in.html Demonstration Against Willits By-Pass Here’s the Scoop – Wed at 10 am there will be a mass demo at the CalTrans offices at … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland Plans May Day Fight for $15 in Oakland

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p2w2NH-mJ   mnemonic here:  http://urlet.com/gamblers.purely Recently hundreds of fast food workers participated in a wildcat strike in New York City to demand $15/dollars per hour. Now it looks like workers in Chicago are going for it as well. We … Continue reading

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Eureka Police Department -EPD- Impounds Rape Victims Car!

update 4/23/230 pm This morning, the (new) Eureka City Manager, Panos, and the EPD Investigator (Luken) got back to Catherine, and she picked up her car today!  THANKS TO ALL OF YOU. ~Verbena   shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-9Y  mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/pct.bxContinue reading

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Indigenous Resistance Movie Night hosted by the Rhizome Infoshop! Eureka 4/26/13

Indigenous Resistance Movie Night hosted by the Rhizome Infoshop! Friday APRIL 26th, 7PM @ The Ink Annex – 47B W 3rd Street, Eureka COCONUT REVOLUTION (Solidarity South Pacific, 2001) The movie tells the story of the successful uprising of the … Continue reading

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Glimmer of Hope Afghan School Project – Benefit – April 27, Bayside Grange

Glimmer of Hope Afghan School Project Glimmer of Hope Afghan School Project, under the umbrella of Veterans for Peace, invites the community to dance to the music of The Bayou Swamis, Saturday, April 27 from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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