Public Event

Power to the People: Black Panther Party’s 50th Anniversary

A message from the Black Panther Party: October 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party (for Self Defense). History will surely recognize the Party as having organized the single greatest effort by Blacks in the United States for freedom. Now, former members of the Black Panther Party have come…

Soil Not Oil Conference Returns August 6 and 7

The Soil Not Oil conference returns to Richmond next weekend, August 6 and 7. This important event – unique in its dual focus on soil-building as a means to mitigate climate change and keeping fossil fuels in the ground – will once again feature an outstanding array of compelling speakers – John Jeavons, Paul Kaiser, Andrew…

Plan Bay Area Comments Requested – Tell ABAG and MTC to Grow Smart! Call to Action from the Greenbelt Alliance

A public service message from the Greenbelt Alliance: Tell ABAG and MTC to Grow Smart! Plan Bay Area, adopted in 2013, lays out a groundbreaking regional strategy for creating sustainable communities. Many of you helped shape the plan by participating in public workshops and emailing local decision-makers. We need your voices again. Starting May 26,…