Cal State students announce hunger strike at six... →
Our 4 Demands 1. A 5 year moratorium on student fee hikes. 2. The elimination all 23 campus president’s housing and car allowances. 3. If cuts must be made, they should first and foremost be made to administrative and executive salaries reversing their salaries to 1999 levels. 4. The extension of freedom of speech areas to include entire campuses.
SDSU Community Ask for a Voice
Ana Ceballos An open presentation for students to pose questions to university administratorsabout concerns regarding the current budget challenges was announced last Tuesday in an email to San Diego State students. This email was in part sent as a response to a letter from student-activist organization Reclaim SDSU to arrange an open forum solely devoted to questions and concerns of students,...
How Swedes and Norwegians Broke the Power of the...
By George Lakey While many of us are working to ensure that the Occupy movement will have a lasting impact, it’s worthwhile to consider other countries where masses of people succeeded in nonviolently bringing about a high degree of democracy and economic justice. Sweden and Norway, for example, both experienced a major power shift in the 1930s after prolonged nonviolent struggle. They “fired”...
Save the Children's Garden
From the World Beat Center “Greetings Global Family, March 23rd we received a certified letter stating that WorldBeat Center’s Children’s Garden was an unauthorized encroachment on Park Property and that it could be removed within 30 days if WBC did not comply with the Park Codes. WBC has followed these codes for years and has had insurance to cover this area for over 4 years now. This area now...
Build It Solar: Renewable Energy For Do It... →
Free plans and information on: Conservation, water, solar homes, solar space heating, solar water heating, passive cooling techniques, solar sunspaces and greenhouses, solar pool heating, solar electricity (PV), wind generated electricity, micro hydro, biofuels, methane generators, solar cooking, solar food drying, solar and efficient vehicles, solar water pumping, solar engines, and solar wood...
Occupy San Diego: The Community Vs. WalMart Saga... →
occupy-sandiego: Unfortunately, a judge has ruled in favor of WalMart at this time. Here is a write up from the action, followed by an article on the judge’s ruling to deny the TRO requested by the Coalition for Safe and Healthy Economic Progress. This also comes after a major story that just broke regarding WalMart bribing Mexican officials to build the supercenters, rather than going through...
occupy-sandiego: Video from this week’s Barrio Sherman community action to stop Walmart from demolishing an historic building against the community’s wishes and what was discussed in the past. Occupy San Diego is proud to support Sherman Heights in their fight against the 1%. If you can be in court on Monday morning at 9 AM, please do so! Information regarding that can be seen at the end of this...
Wall Street Is Laundering Drug Money And Getting...
Follow Zach Carter on Twitter: www.twitter.com/zachdcarter Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/zach-carter/megabanks-are-laundering_b_645885.html?view=print&comm_ref=false
Everyone To The Streets: Communiques and Texts... →
The good people at the 56a Infoshop in London have released “Everyone To The Streets: Communiques and Texts from the Streets and Occupations”. The book is 150 pages long (!) and contains an introduction by the 56a collective, two chronologies from Athens and Thessaloniki, 15+ texts and communiques from the streets and occupations plus analysis from Greek group TPTG and afterword. It costs £5 and...
Wal Mart's Demolition of Farmers Market in Sherman...
Monday at 9:00am Hall of Justice 330 W Broadway San Diego, Ca 92101 “We just heard that the hearing is schedule for this coming Monday at 9am, same location as today the Hall of Justice building, 330 w. Broadway, dept. 66, we hope you can join us. Also, I want to clarify that what was agreed upon today was to have the demolition stopped till Monday. What this means is that construction crew...