Tell local officials: say NO to federal troops

By Larry Baskett Deadline: ASAP, since they’re threatening to send stormtroopers to Oakland — You’ve no doubt seen that the Repressor-in-Chief and his henchmen, under disturbing and outrageous excuses like guarding Confederate statues, are deploying unmarked agents to tear-gas and abduct Black Lives Matter protesters. No exaggeration, these are actual secret police flouting much of … Continue reading Tell local officials: say NO to federal troops

Meeting with State Sen. Skinner, June 2019

Indivisible East Bay Meeting with State Senator Nancy Skinner, SD 9 June 28, 2019 From Sen. Skinner's Office: State Senator Nancy Skinner, Margaret Hanlon-Gradie  All notes reflect remarks by Senator Skinner unless otherwise noted. Overview, some things that California can do to fight the federal government and make the state and local communities more livable: Addressing … Continue reading Meeting with State Sen. Skinner, June 2019

Thank Gov. Newsom for closing the Death Chamber

On March 13 Governor Gavin Newsom, by executive order, instituted a moratorium on the death penalty in California and ordered the repeal of California’s lethal injection protocol along with immediate closure of the Death Chamber at San Quentin State Prison. California has the largest death row population (currently 737 people) in the Western Hemisphere, and capital … Continue reading Thank Gov. Newsom for closing the Death Chamber