Submitted by pjcsonoma on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:17pm
August 28, 1963
Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to a crowd of half a million gathered on the Mall in Washington, D.C. They gathered there for jobs and freedom.
1983: Three hundred thousand marched in Washington on the 20th anniversary of MLK's "I Have A Dream" speech for the second "March on Washington for Jobs, Peace and Freedom."
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:00pm
August 26 marks the 94th anniversary of U.S. women gaining the right to vote. Today, we celebrate our audacious foremothers of many colors who waged a courageous struggle to improve the lives of women.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Sat, 08/23/2014 - 12:26am
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Fri, 08/22/2014 - 2:54pm
On Monday night, members of the public packed the meeting of the Community Healing Subcommittee of the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force. They were there to express their dismay, sadness, anger and, above all, their fear for their children and for themselves.
These same feelings were expressed at the Board of Supervisors meeting the next day.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Fri, 08/22/2014 - 2:47pm
Let's insist on the following principles:
- Well trained, culturally diverse, de-militarized local police forces to protect our neighborhoods.
- The military to defend our nation.
- And a rule of law which applies to a man with a badge and a gun, just as it applies to an unarmed teenager.
The requirements of freedom demand no less.
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Submitted by pjcsonoma on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:40pm
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:43pm
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:47pm
Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 3:15pm
Saturday, August 16, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Sheriff's Dept., Santa Rosa
Outside the Sheriff's Dept.
Nicole Guerra and Nico
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:28pm
Double Victory! Israeli Ship Blocked for 2 Days!
The weekend of August 16 and 17 was no more business as usual for the apartheid state of Israel in the Bay Area.
On Saturday, a mass mobilization stopped the unloading of an Israeli cargo ship. The Zim Piraeus was scheduled to dock and unload at the Port of Oakland on Saturday, August 16.