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Pesticides Applied Within 2.5 Miles Linked To Childhood Cancers

Pesticides Applied Within 2.5 Miles Linked To Childhood Cancers

Bakersfield – Nurses, teachers, labor leaders, elected officials and concerned residents held a news conference at the Kern County Administrative Building in Bakersfield today at noon to release a report revealing extensive use in Kern and Ventura Counties of 13 pesticides linked to childhood cancers. The group, organized by the Center on Race, Poverty & the […]

Simi Valley City Council Addresses a Social Media Code of Conduct for Elected Officials

Simi Valley City Council Addresses a Social Media Code of Conduct for Elected Officials

By Debra Tash Under the public’s comments section (item number 5) at the Simi Valley Council’s September 14th 2020 meeting the majority of emails asked their elected officials to demonstrate support for the city’s police. They urged respect be shown to the men and women in blue.  The emails from the public opposed defunding of […]

Big Tech, Elected Officials Mimicking China’s Surveillance Methods To Police Citizens Amid Pandemic

Big Tech, Elected Officials Mimicking China’s Surveillance Methods To Police Citizens Amid Pandemic

CHRIS WHITE TECH REPORTER   U.S. officials are mimicking China’s efforts at tracking and attempting to destroy coronavirus while civil rights activists warn the plans could wreak havoc in a post-virus world.  Big tech companies are also getting involved as they work on location data contact tracing and gathering data that can track people who might […]

NCIR Action | National Coalition for Issue Reform

NCIR Action | National Coalition for Issue Reform

  By Sigrid Weidenweber I have never endorsed a political party, community group, clothing brand and face-book entities. But here I am, doing just that. For a while now I have had the urge to shout “Awaken you damned of this earth.” So go the lyrics of the Communist International…Well, these days I feel I […]